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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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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (167 reviews)
“german potatoes” (11 reviews)
“creamed spinach” (16 reviews)
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Bar, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
237 W 54th St, New York City, NY 10019-5589
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Service and attention go a long way in my list of priorities related to restaurants. While the food is very important, it is the overall experience that ranks high in my list. And the overall experience I had in my visit to this fine restaurant...More

Thank GrandeSanJuan
Reviewed 4 days ago

The men with us enjoyed the meat. I ordered French Onion Soup and an appetizer of calamari. The soup was good but the calamari was inedible. I suffered through it but told the waiter when he came back about the problem. He said he would...More

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 4 days ago

First off, buy your ticket ahead of time. Let me repeat - buy your ticket ahead of time. You will bypass a lot of people!!!! Once at the top, enjoy the view.

Thank hesster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From outside this place looked enticing enough. On a warm evening the open frontage beckoned us to look at the menu, and a minute later we were being shown to our table. However, the reasonably attractive facing gave way to a rather dark and dismal...More

Thank MusicLovingCouple
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a fabulous meal the other evening at Empire; service was top notch, being both very helpful with suggestions and understanding the guest requests, such as the 'degree of doneness' for a specific cut of steak. (they know the difference between rare and medium...More

Thank Frederic C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First I will say that I am going to review their Steak and declare it may not a good decision to go to a Steak House and order anything other than steak. Yet, despite menu choice, one should still expect basic table service and serving...More

2  Thank PPTA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located in a walking distance from the Times square this restaurants serves great variety of food. High level of service (all dishes were served on the same time) and the food tasted very good. The meat was prepared in the right way as ordered.

Thank XXXE-lan67
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Steak House with great and friendly service! Always open to make changes on the menu for my kids.

1  Thank Jens R
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the Hotel Staff and it could not have been better. The staff and atmosphere were excellent. The food, from the appetizers, and salad to the main course were exceptional. I would highly recommend this restaurant if your looking for fine...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017

We ate here during restaurant week. We ate earlier in the evening so we were able to get a table immediately. I started my dinner by having the cucumber martini which was cool and refreshing. We took the prix fix for $42 and we were...More

Thank LiJo4145
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$25 - US$70
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, 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
  • E-mail
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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