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La Grenouille

3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
+1 212-752-1495
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
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Reviewed yesterday

Highly recommend this restaurant! We celebrated our 20th wedding anniversary on Dec 8th, 2017 and were very pleased with everything,! Kudos to Roger and his waiters A la prochaine!

Thank twincanucks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my mom and dads favorite place to eat in NYC and over the years we have returned when back in the city. The had the opportunity to dine again for lunch last Friday with my wife and daughter. We had dined the previous...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A 4 days trip to New York brought us to this fantastic restaurant. It was the showdown of thrilling four days. For close to four hours we felt as if we were in France very best suited.

Thank 22Cosmopolitan2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family travels to France multiple times a year. We love to have lunch in the classic French bistros that offer rose lighting and simple, delicious food so we were excited to find La Grenouille on Open Table. Unfortunately, we did not realize that La...More

Thank S0ulshine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is overrated for the prices. The bread is really good. Good ambience and service. Chilean sommelier is super nice!

1  Thank Mariana J
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My sister and I literally stumbles into La Grenouille after viewing a Cartier exhibition across the street a couple of weeks ago. We used to to there with our grandmother in the 1960s and 1970s. It had not changed a bit and reminded me what...More

1  Thank Clare M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Five people last night, dining at Le Grenoiulle, NYC. We have been there many time for over 30 years. Our friend, goes there about 8, times a year, knows most of the mature'D, the head server, the waiters. We were seated by the front, at...More

2  Thank peony09
Reviewed 2 November 2017

My worst experience of all times... I was sorry for that miniature non-edible poor crab on my plate...few months ago. This time I thought - do I want to give second chance to this restaurant, but decision was - no. In France and over the...More

2  Thank santa_meikulane
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The food is exquisite,well presented,freshly made and generous portions. From the appetizers to the desserts it's excellent French cuisine at its best,just like it use to be in older times when diners cared more about quality,flavor and classic dishes than exotic towering plates full of...More

1  Thank louis phillippe d
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

The La Grenouille is a nice small beautiful hidden diamond on 52nd street. Great French style, bit old fashioned but styled with beautiful flowers and a real French atmosphere. Service is impeccable. Entrees are all great. Main dishes seem a bit simple with regard to...More

2  Thank Peter T
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James T
21 November 2017|
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Response from Deborah G | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry I do not know...just being a visitor to NYC, I flew into there and always used taxis!
29 August 2017|
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Response from hazelmom | Reviewed this property |
I have not dined upstairs so not too sure. But downstairs is one of the most romantic places I have dined. A sure winner. Alost do not know if the menu is the same. I had been thinking 9 it no experience to verify) that... More
29 August 2017|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
Downstairs unless you want complete privacy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
    (Between Fifth and Madison Avenues)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-752-1495
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