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Bobby Van's Steakhouse - 50th Street

135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
+1 212-957-5050
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Steakhouse, Grill, Gluten Free Options
135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was celebrating and in New York so hit the closest Steak house to our hotel on 50th and was not disappointed. The service was amazing and we were well taken care of. Our waiter was from another country and had been in New York his...More

Thank PaulNelson74
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for a nice dinner my first time in New York. Great staff, very friendly. Special of the day was a tomahawk steak for 2 (it was huge). Wow! Great flavor, cooked just like we like it (medium rare). Grilled asparagus and bread pudding...More

Thank kimmy_k10
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This classic steakhouse offers a great vibe and great food. Skip the new places and hit a classic. The menu is varied and if you are not in the mood for a steak you will happy. Pasta and seafood and seafood towers for appetizers. The...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

A chain of restaurants apparently in New York and it is close to a four due to some sloppy service from the waiters. Nice serves and food tasted good

1  Thank Birgitta-Kenneth
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Good located in front of the central park. We went for dinner on 28th december, and thougth that was perfect for lunch on 1st january. Made an appointment for a table on the front, because the amazing view of the park and snow... when arrived,...More

Thank danimatt67
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Bobby Vans is an excellent venue to enjoy a dinner, while in New York City, that is served by staff dedicated to ensuring every detail of your dining experience is a memorable one. The diner will find every menu offering they desire, to exceed their...More

Thank Les M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

I highly recommend having their Fillet and mashed potatoes. Extensive beer and wine selection. Restaurant was very clean and theres plenty of friendly staff including the front desk and bar tenders. Not too far North of Times Square. Very close by. Great food and I...More

Thank Vishal P
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Great pre theater restaurant! Came here before a show, the wait staff was fantastic! They served us with plenty of time to spare. All the food was fantastic!

Thank asd24
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here 3 years ago and the food and service was first rate. This time was very strange. The waiter was very friendly at first, he took our order promptly and was very helpful. Then he just disappeared. The food was delivered by a...More

1  Thank William R
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We got there around 8pm. One of the girls in the front who took our coats was super friendly. The waiters were not friendly at all. The food was so overpriced and awful. I ordered the pork chops and it came a lit burned. Juicy...More

Thank Xana R
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Response from Paul O | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual but people were wearing older jeans and athletic shoes too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
    (50th Street (Between 6th & 7th))
  • Public Transportation: 49th - 50th Streets - Rockefeller Center
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-5050
  • E-mail
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