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Gyu-Kaku Japanese BBQ Dining

34 Cooper Sq, New York City, NY 10003-7110
+1 212-475-2989
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“gyu” (15 reviews)
“beef” (15 reviews)
“kalbi” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Barbecue, Asian
$$ - $$$
34 Cooper Sq, New York City, NY 10003-7110
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Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

A bit noisy but good concept to try with friends, be prepared to eat a lot of meat depending on the menu you’re taking! The big plus is the ventilation on the side of the bbq, avoiding you the smoke and too much odor from...More

Thank Virgile A
Reviewed 29 December 2017

You can have a conventional menu, but each table has a gas burner with the grill, on which you can have an En-Kai course at 35 USD pp - varieties of the raw meat or seafood which you can grill yourself to perfection. Service is...More

Thank AndersUA
Reviewed 9 November 2017

If you like asian barbecue come here! Good prices, nice workers, awesome local design and you can eat lot of food. I absolutely love it.It doesn not have a parking so good luck find one.

Thank MissLadyAdventurer
Reviewed 8 November 2017

After a long business meeting we stumbled across this restaurant and were not disappointed. We choose one of the set menus including beef, shrimp and pork belly. The server was tops. The ambiance was great. Lots of Asian customers which says a lot for a...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This was one of my most favorite experiences in NYC. Love the restaurant and the friendly staff. Food was so good and you just feel so relaxed eating there. Will definitely be back.

Thank Miguel M
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Gyu-Kaku has been a place I have taken close friends and clients for over 10 years. From NYC to Los Angeles the consistency has been on point. You don't get this kind of quality consistency with a "Food Chain". The atmosphere is loud and lively,...More

Thank SINYC718
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of interesting menu options, reasonably priced, very nice server, but food was average at best.

Thank Elizabeth T
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This place was absolutely delicious and a lot of fun for the family! We all were able to choose what we wanted to eat, and it was fun putting it all on the grill at the table. I highly recommend this place for a fun...More

Thank Frantzve
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We made reservations for 6 but arrived early; despite being fairly busy they were able to accommodate us. We got a table with a grill, of course and immediately started ordering. Spicy pickled cucumber, grilled and salted shishito peppers, shrimp dumplings in a spicy chili...More

Thank J M
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Really unique experience, got the combo for six that is based on meat. The idea of making your own food is genius as you get to play with it and eat it the second it is off the grill.

Thank almes22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Cooper Sq, New York City, NY 10003-7110
    (Cooper Sq. / 3rd Ave (between E.5th & E. 6th))
  • Public Transportation: 6 train at Astor Place R,W train at 8th Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-475-2989
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