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Empire Steak House 54th Street

237 W 54th St, New York City, NY 10019-5589
+1 212-586-9700
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
237 W 54th St, New York City, NY 10019-5589
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate here during New York restaurant week, and the meal was prix fix for $42. I can tell for what we got this was a great deal! The food, especially the steak, was awesome. We stayed at the next door Hilton Garden Inn so...More

1  Thank lizziebill
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First time to this "restaurant week" establishment. Hostess was of little help in getting our table for which we had reservations. I don't think she would have cared if we left. Twenty minutes after our reservation, I asked to speak to the manager, who sat...More

Thank HalloweenOwl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by for a late dinner after an evening at the theater. We were able to get a seat immediately, and the service was very good. We were not looking for a huge steak dinner, so we opted for an Empire Burger...amazing! The wine...More

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I visit NY whether for business or personal I always stay at the Hilton Garden Inn which has the Empire Steakhouse next door. It's sad to see some of the negative reviews because I have always had a positive experience with staff and...More

Thank LCWass0224
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food although a little pricey. Staff very pleasant but where clearing up as soon as your plate was cleared, felt very rushed - they were busy but didn't want anyone to stay any longer that absolutely necessary!

Thank Doreen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stumbled upon Empire Steak House (we were going to eat at a restaurant across the street but that is another story), we checked out the menu and it looked very nice. Service started out great, we took advantage of the restaurant...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When we saw the menu we were excited for what was to come, how ever we were quite disappointed, we were served some bread and butter to start how ever the bread was hard and not heated up. We had to ask for a drinks...More

Thank Cailtin M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered what sounded like an interesting salad: tomatoes, Canadian bacon, onion, and shrimp. It arrived without the shrimp (also without any dressing, which would have helped pull together the ingredients), so I had to get the waiter's attention to ask about it -- he helpfully...More

Thank algy1960
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Super rib eyes, fine apps attentive wait staff walking distance to theaters... Strong drinks great desserts

Thank nh7842
Tony S, Owner at Empire Steak House 54th Street, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the high rating! We appreciate the support. Hoping to have you back in soon. All the best, Empire Steak House Team

Reviewed 24 June 2017

Stopped in for after work drinks at the bar and the beer selection was limited. Service was average at best. Was not impressed.More

Thank Frank D
Tony S, Owner at Empire Steak House 54th Street, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2017

Frank, we're sorry for the frustrating experience and hope you notified your server or another staff member of any concerns. We'll be sure to look into things to see what may have happened because your feedback is out of the norm for us. Thanks so...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$70
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 23:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 00:00
06:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 237 W 54th St, New York City, NY 10019-5589
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-586-9700
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Empire Steak House is a New York City fixture for the finest cuts of steak, fresh seafood, and an expertly-curated wine list. Famous for our USDA Prime Dry-Aged Porterhouse, our guests are treated to some of the best cuts of meat in the city. And with over 400 different wines to choose from, there’s a pairing for each and every palate. Join us for an unforgettable meal in our elegant, modern interior, and make yourself at home.
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