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Le Bernardin

155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
+1 212-554-1515
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (242 reviews)
“seafood” (360 reviews)
“langoustines” (96 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
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Reviewed yesterday

Came here on a weekday for lunch and we had the 3 course menu. Overall it met our expectation with its seafood focused menu featuring raw, barely cooked and lightly cooked dishes. My wife had the lobster and it's the first time we had lobster...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Never have I ever been to a 3 three Michelin star restaurant and I was sooo excited but sorely disappointed by the food. Of course the service was outstanding!! We did not have a reservation so knew we would have to go to the lounge...More

Thank snickel123
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everybody’s food was excellent, I was the only vegan. I hate it when I go to restaurants and have to have side dishes because I don’t eat meat and dairy. This menu was superb, also the place and the service.

Thank AiViDi
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went to celebrate his birthday. We had the $99/pp lunch. I want to clarify the menu choices with this menu. You choose a total of 1 dish from the first 2 pages (Raw and Almost Raw groupings), and 1 dish from...More

Thank Lenorerose
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the pleasure of dining here with some friends and colleagues and I must say that I was not disappointed! Yes the wine list is pricey but so what? You know what your getting into as soon as you walk through the auspicious doors...More

1  Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose the 8 course tasting menu with one wine pairing which we shared. It was truely amazing! Our favorites were the crab cake, the lobster and the Kobe surf & turf. The wine pairings were spot on and the service impeccable! I would highly...More

Thank Kmglovestotravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

I called the restaurant to confirm a reservation and the atendent Marry was very rude in the calling. She had no patience to transmit the information and then turned off the phone without wait for me to request her the information I needed.

Thank ithaloantunes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I understand that Michelin stars are given for more than the food, but still... I expected something that would amazed me. It didn’t happen. Food is very good... but not according to price and expectations. On the other hand, service was just perfect.

1  Thank CaroARG1978
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, friendly service and a wonderful ambiance. We recommend to experience the Chef's Tasting Menu / wine pairing for wine lovers. They are noted for their expertise in wine from different regions around the world and was a really amazing experience. It's an 8...More

Thank kht8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best seafood anywhere. Four course menu with something for everyone. Has been a must stop whenever we are in New York for over 20 years. Food prepared perfectly. Service outstanding. Sommeliers knowledgeable and helpful.Incredible desserts are a must have. It's no wonder it is rated...More

Thank donmacphersonjd
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and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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Response from Ross S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is.. One of the best restaurants in the world
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Food is served in separate bar room.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$90
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
    (6th and 7th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: B, D, E, F, N, Q, R & V, W, 1, 2, 3, subway trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-554-1515
  • E-mail
Le Bernardin, Zagat's top pick for 2013, and awarded the Michelin Guide's coveted 3-stars as well as The New York Times' highest rating of 4-stars, has maintained its status of excellence for over 20 years and its international acclaim as one of the world's top seafood restaurants. Owner/Chef Eric Ripert continues to set unsurpassed standards with his piscatorial paradise and partner Maguy Le Coze's seamless and unparalleled service. *When making your reservation, please indicate in the Special Requests box if you will be attending THEATER so that we may accommodate you appropriately.
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