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2 Columbus Cir, 9th Floor, New York City, NY 10019-1800 (8th Avenue & Broadway)
+1 212-299-7730
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11:30 - 23:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 22:00
Mon 11:30 - 22:00
Tue 11:30 - 23:00
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 23:30
Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Preston, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband booked dinner here for my birthday. He made a special request to have a table by the window overlooking Columbus Circle and Central Park, the views were amazing. Being our first time in NYC and after reading the reviews, we both had high expectations and we certainly wasn't disappointed. The staff were excellent as well as the food... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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88 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came here for brunch after reading the great reviews on it. Needless to say, Robert certainly didn't disappoint. The sound level was perfect and the view was spectacular, overlooking Columbus circle and Central Park. I ate the most delicious ice cream here, it was cilantro and basil. I have not come across it anywhere else! The service was also... More 

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Monroe Township, NJ
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Had lunch here for the first time with work colleagues. The restaurant is beautiful with an incredible view of Central Park and Columbus Circle. Service was excellent. Unfortunately, the food was just average and in a couple of cases, less than average. We were six people. Four ordered salad with salmon. They enjoyed their meal but said it wasn't out... More 

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Staten Island, New York, USA
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170 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for dinner here before the ballet. They were able to accomadate us even though I was 20 min late for our reservation on a Saturday night. What would have made the evening perfect would have been a table by the window. We shared the burrato and tomato appetizer and my daughter had the sweet potato soup which was just... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views, great food, great service... What more can I say... Make your reservation well ahead and request window seat for one of the best views in the city!

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Kent
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I booked this for dinner during our honeymoon in New York. The restaurant itself is decorated in a very contemporary way and perfectly fits in with it's location in an art museum. The service from the waiting staff was attentive without being over-bearing and all food was delicious, particularly the filet steak which was exceptional. Great wine... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We got a table next to the window overlooking sunny Central Park and Colombus Circle. What a stunning view and experience! Very friendly and professional staff and service. Excellent 3-course luncheon menu with a very nice and fine wine selection. I definitely recommend this place for luncheons (small and larger groups). Make a reservation in time as the window tables... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing location overlooking Central Park - extremely reasonably priced lunch menu , good food and great service. Top floor of the Museum of Arts and Design. easy to get to. Met some fellow travellers there for lunch and we were all thrilled with the choice. Wine list extensive but pricey.

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Rochester
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful stylish restaurant on the 9th floor of the Museum of Arts and design on Columbus Circle. We had brunch on a Saturday morning and it was very tasty. We shared a veggie omelet and the ricotta pancakes and they both were well prepared and well spiced. We especially appreciated the bottomless cup of coffee and the attentive waitstaff that... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was over the moon happy to be in this wonderful restaurant! I made a reservation for 12:30 p.m., then later had to call and change the time, and was gladly accepted. I had read prior reviews of this restaurant, and was so excited to come and see what all the fuss was about. This will be now be my... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$60
Cuisine
American, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Columbus Cir, 9th Floor, New York City, NY 10019-1800
    (8th Avenue & Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: A,B, C, D & 1 trains to Columbus Circle, N, R, Q & W trains to 57th St and 7th Avenue, and F train to 57th St and 6th Avenue. M5, M7, M10, M20, M30 and M104 buses to Columbus Circle at 59th St or 57th St and 8th Avenue.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-299-7730
Description
Robert is a modern American restaurant housed within the Museum of Arts and Design with an amazing view of Columbus Circle and Central Park. Enjoy dinner and a bottle of fine wine from our collection in our beautifully designed dining room. Have a seat in our lounge next to our baby grand piano and sip one of our cocktails.

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