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21 W 17th St, New York City, NY 10011-5501
+1 212-691-8888
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jan 2015
“Excellent simple fish.”
19 Nov 2014
“Good seafood restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
21 W 17th St, New York City, NY 10011-5501
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Reviewed 26 January 2015

We ate here (downstairs) whilst waiting for a table at Raines Law Room, and felt like we'd made a great choice. The fish was simple, fresh, well cooked and reasonably priced. The atmosphere was slightly lacking, but if you're in the area and looking for...More

Thank Time_to_diet
Reviewed 19 November 2014

Good location near union square. Not fancy. Had a taco seafood appetizer - good, and grilled Mackerel, also nicely done.

Thank uri123
Reviewed 2 November 2014

On a recent trip to NYC with my wife and three children we were very please everything this place offered. The service was exceptional. The atmosphere perfect. We were accommodated very well. The food was delicious. I would defiantly visit again - although there are...More

Thank Sil A
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Food and service are both very good here the seafood plateau was unbelievable, big fresh and good. Loved it all.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 1 October 2014

This was my expensive dining outing during my trip and I did not regret it. I had the crab dip appetizer and the lobster roll. Both were delicious. Perfectly cooked and seasoned. The lobster roll is pricey but is stuffed full with lobster and not...More

Thank leopardobx
Reviewed 28 September 2014 via mobile

The BLT chain is hit or miss. We came here to have good fish but we felt the fish dishes at BLT prime and BLT steak were superior. A lot of the dishes were not plain grilled which is what we enjoy most, plain grilled...More

Thank Katrin S
Reviewed 29 July 2014

very casual and good for a quick dinner for fresh fish. No comparison to being upstairs but it is much less money. Food was good and fresh but had zero presentation. Service was quick with no personality.

Reviewed 23 July 2014

This place was a nice change of past. There was a raw bar downstairs and a lovely upper class restaurant upstairs. The food upstairs was exciting difference and fun. The continue to bring us samples of other items that they were serving on there menu.

Thank Greenjjeanpa
Reviewed 19 July 2014

Decided to do a happy hour here. They usually have a few wines & drafts on happy hour special in addition to the oyster bar. We also had calamari appetizer, which was delicious and crispy. The service came with an attitude. It was happy hour...More

Thank ndmny
Reviewed 19 June 2014

This restaurant is fabulous! The complimentary cheese biscuits are to die for - we had to ask for another and they gladly obliged. The Scallop Crudo was heavenly as was the Salt Crusted Branzino. Our side dishes were Hen of the Woods Mushrooms, Grilled Fennel...More

Thank CRGHouston
Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set
amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
which makes a good picture no matter what angle you
photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this
neighborhood is part of a historic district that was
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$50 - US$80
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 W 17th St, New York City, NY 10011-5501
    (5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: 4,5,6,N,R,L to Union Square and the F to 14th Street, 1,9, to 16th Street and 2,3,A & C to 14th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-691-8888
  • E-mail
At BLT Fish, located in an elegant townhouse in Manhattan's Flatiron district, savor all things seafood.

The airy upstairs dining room, ornamented with walnut tables and suede walls, offers a host of line-caught fish from around the world like Chilean Wild Turbot and Florida Red Snapper. The sophisticated yet comfortable design of the third floor, accentuated by the retractable glass roof, features a large open kitchen allowing guests to catch a glimpse of our chefs doing what they do best - preparing sublime seafood.
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