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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%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (216 reviews)
“seafood” (364 reviews)
“langoustines” (94 reviews)
Open Now
17:15 - 22:30All hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the 6 Michelin three star restaurants in NYC! We had a reservation around 14h, so we had already some snacks, and not feeling so hungry. We have chosen the prix fixe menu, which is a 3 courses menu. The food is delicious and...More

Thank Davidzfr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fashion note: everyone here wears black or beige. I wore hot pink. It made a statement for sure. The service here was extremely attentive as you'd expect but not overbearing. The man serving the bread seemed to appear out of nowhere when we wanted more...More

Thank Madyson B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to the restaurant for lunch and opted for 3 course tasting but you can add extra positions if you want. Really fresh food and ingredients (well it should be :). The complimentary starter (salmon) was super yummy. The bread selection was excellent (I...More

Thank Mariamka
Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose the a le carte lunch option and were delighted by the number offish options, in particular the halibut with a very light mushroom sauce was excellent as was the se trout. I chose a sweet based on corn which whilst novel was not...More

Thank Ross S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited here for a celebratory dinner with a group of about 20 business colleagues. We booked a private room off the main dining room. As one would expect from a 3 star Michelin venue, our overall experience was very favorable. Our series of seafood...More

Thank ptmarts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was amazing!!Best service in the world. Food and wine program out of this world. I would come back every day of my life

Thank PeteThomasNY
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to go with the tasting menu. We began with raw fluke. Next was langoustine. Red snapper was third. Next was monk fish. Sea bass with a buttery crust was the final main course. To end we had Black Forest cake. Rather than describe...More

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reserved a table for lunch here and had the best table in the house (our opinion). Fantastic food in every course, brilliantly executed efficient service from every member of the team and just an amazing experience all around. We're so glad we booked and got...More

Thank Tina F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked two restaurants during our recent trip to NYC, both based on reputation. (See separate review of our other choice.) My husband and I love fine dining; however, we don't take lightly the decision to spend a lot of money for one dinner. We...More

1  Thank Stacey A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hadn't been in years but so happy we have rediscovered this fabulous restaurant. My wife had a tasty lobster tail to start which she raved about. I enjoyed a pounded tuna dish and then we both had the Dover Sole which was perfectly sized for...More

Thank Wayne N
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
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4 August 2017|
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Response from susan j | Reviewed this property |
Food is served in separate bar room.
15 July 2017|
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Response from kmcspadden | Reviewed this property |
No matter the season or time of day, men must wear jackets. You don't have to wear a tie. If you don't have a jacket, they will provide one. Most of the clientele are business people who dress business casual. As a woman... More
15 July 2017|
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Response from Florence E | Reviewed this property |
I guess a nice shirt and pants and a summer dress for her I don't think that a jacket is a requirement lunch time
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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
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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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