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Bobby Van's Steak House

230 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10169-0005
+1 212-867-5490
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Steakhouse, Grill
230 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10169-0005
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our dinner for 30 people in the vault was superior. The staff was especially attentive to our guests. For a group that large, the food was served promptly and well prepared. That is difficult to do. They were very efficient and friendly. The food was...More

Thank guidothecat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by my friend. I have been to Nyc many times and have never been. What a wonderful surprise it was!!! From the moment we walked in til the time we left, Sam our waiter took great care of us!! The food...More

Thank Kci87
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We were brought to Bobby Vans for a rehearsal dinner. The atmosphere was very warm and classic! The staff were super accommodating and very responsive. The dry steak was melt in your mouth fantastic! The side of mushrooms were equally fantastic! The filling meal was...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Great, traditional steakhouse. Wood paneling. Ala Carte, expensive menu and excellent food. A nice treat.

Thank NYCMike96
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

There are lots of Bobby Van's Steak Houses in NYC. This one is at 25 Broad Street and an easy walk from the Wall St. subway stop (the block of construction work on the street to the entrance of the restaurant is not very appealing)....More

Thank retiredandtraveling5
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Good meat, reliable service. A bit on the loud and noisy side. However, nothing special...just a good steakhouse that does not manage to stand out from the crowd.

Thank Varel F
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Nice atmosphere... dark furniture, low lighting. Food was awesome... steak cooked to perfection! Waiter was not very attentive despite the restaurant not being crowded at the time. Nonetheless... I would return and recommend to others.

Thank Darlata
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Good food good prices on central park south perfect we had steak which was amazing and the seafood app with lobster and crabmeat

Thank llizzi b
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Went here last Saturday night. I have been here many times for business meals and its always packed. Saturday was great... as apparently this is not on tourists radar. The place was half full which was very relaxing and quiet. Service and food quality were...More

Thank Tom2002a
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A little disappointed as they didn't have any lunch specials. The steak and sides were delicious but was not prepared to spend so much for lunch. The service was very good. The atmosphere is your typical NYC steakhouse - tables close, loud, ........

Thank Nez D
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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
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 Park Ave, New York City, NY 10169-0005
    (Park Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: We are located just steps away from Grand Central Station.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-867-5490
  • E-mail
Located in New York's landmark Helmsley Building, Bobby Van's Steakhouse has been serving the best porterhouse in town for the last eleven years. Upon entering, one is greeted with the sight of a credenza groaning under the weight of large bottles of wine. A bar full of regular customers is on the left and looking into the one-hundred seat dining room, one sees the thirty foot high ceiling and windows overlooking Park Avenue. To complement our Prime Aged Steaks our Sommelier has created an award winning wine list. Whether you're looking for a big Cabernet, a Pinot Noir or something in between our comprehensive list is sure to please. "
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