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Keens Steakhouse

72 West 36th Street, New York City, NY 10018-8025
+1 212-947-3636
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mutton chops” (399 reviews)
“t bone” (211 reviews)
“steak” (1,896 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
72 West 36th Street, New York City, NY 10018-8025
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I lucked up on this gem by accident. I tried NY's Famous Pizza and I Had a Times Square Hotdog, TIME FOR A GOOD STEAK!! While searching Google for the "Best Steaks in NYC", I came across this Steakhouse as well as many more. I...More

Thank kpgp1228
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a great steak at keens the vibe in the bar is great a few drinks before are meal then the meal and service was fantastic. The Fillet steak was great and my wife chose the chicken which she said was also fantastic.

Thank James T
Reviewed 3 days ago

Everytime time we go out of town we always hit an Italian restaurant (for her) and a steakhouse (for moi). Did some research and settled on Keen's, glad we did. The atmosphere was fantastic. We ate in the Bull Moose Room, very nice. The only...More

Thank SurveyShu
Reviewed 6 days ago

Looked forward to a trip to Keen's since it had been 2 yrs. Really liked the Mutton Chop on the first visit but on this trip it was not nearly as I good as I remembered. Ordered medium but came out very rare in my...More

Thank Clyde E
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Steaks were amazing had the prime rib, best steak I've had in a long time, had a few old fashions to wash it down, they were good quality too. The sides were ok, but your not going here for the sides. It's great meat but...More

Thank Keegan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations for an early dinner and were seated a few minutes ahead of our time, which we appreciated. The service was very good, the food had great quality but the portions were rather small. Be prepared to be nickel-and-dimed; no sides come with...More

Thank Getxo8
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were celebrating and looking for a great steakhouse while in New York and saw that Keens was rated #1 so we went! We have to agree with all the reviews - the steak was amazing! Because it was virtually impossible to get a dinner...More

Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been to Keen's before so when in NYC I have to visit to order the world-renowned Mutton chop. Mid-rare, melt in your mouth goodness. Seared in a 1000° broiler and brought to temperature in a 500° oven — the au jus that is ladled on...More

Thank ocloanshark
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a recommendation from a local bar man we booked a table to try this place. Wow, what a find. Attentive but not overpowering service, comfortable and relaxed. Just what you need when on a short city break. Started with shrimp cocktail and it was...More

Thank Rob O
Reviewed 1 week ago

You know there are places you visit and you just think what the... and then there are places you visit and you say Now This is What I am Talking About. - What I mean by that is in all my travels I notice that...More

Thank DrKat S
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10 November 2017|
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Response from Chris G | Reviewed this property |
Sorry it took so long to reply. Absolutely go for your birthday.
22 August 2017|
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Response from Jemmy911 | Reviewed this property |
There are business people in suits and families in jeans and sneakers. The restaurant itself is not elegant but clubby in feel. You will be one of the more dressed up couples but you shouldn't feel out of place. It is... More
20 July 2017|
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Response from R W | Reviewed this property |
I wore jeans and a golf shirt myself.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 West 36th Street, New York City, NY 10018-8025
    (5th and 6th)
  • Public Transportation: N, R F, Q, B, D A,C,E & 1,2,3,9 on 34th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-947-3636
Keens Steakhouse, a classic New York chophouse, was already famous for its steaks and chops at the turn of the century. Founded in 1885, Keens has 90,000 clay pipes that line the ceilings – pipes once smoked by customers after dinner. Today Keens legendary mutton chops and dry aged prime steaks are still without equal in the city.
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