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Ben & Jack's Steak House

255 5th Ave, BTW 28th & 29th Street, New York City, NY 10016-6516
+1 212-532-7600
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (174 reviews)
“salad” (31 reviews)
“carrot cake” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:45 - 23:00 Hours
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
255 5th Ave, BTW 28th & 29th Street, New York City, NY 10016-6516
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Reviewed 26 November 2013

I visited this place since it was recommended in a restaurant list of my hotel. The service came quickly to my table and brought the menue. No recommendations were made. I ordered a Manhattan wich arrived quickly as well but was pretty strong, event though...More

Thank Deanbie
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Took my family here Saturday evening (11/23/13) and had a great meal. We made reservations using "Open Table" and we had no problems when we arrived. The entire staff are all old pro's when it comes to customer service. Plenty of help and you want...More

Thank Randall K
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Reviewed 20 November 2013

I recently dined at Ben & Jack's Steakhouse at 255 Fifth Avenue (btwn 28th & 29th Streets) in New York, and the food was fantastic! The Ben & Jack's at 219 East 44th Street is currently closed for renovations and will be re-opening in early...More

Thank Jennifer G
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Probably one of the best meals I had in New York. The food was absolutely delicious. The service was great. The atmosphere was very nice. The staff were very nice and friendly. Definitely worth a visit. Keep it up.

Thank Fouad G
Reviewed 31 October 2013 via mobile

Went looking for this place for lunch and found the sign in the middle of some building work. Didn't say when opening again.

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 31 October 2013

This restaurant was nice with good food. It offers a great location. The beef was good.The service was very good. The prices were reasonable for NY standards.

Thank James W
Reviewed 26 October 2013 via mobile

I don't know whether it was just an off night but the food was awful. I ordered the prime rib. It was the worst I have ever had. I called the manager who was very polite who told me he buys the meat himself. He...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 25 October 2013

Okay - we stopped in late night for a drink at the bar and I was a bit hungry. I would guess that most people would be reviewing the steak or the other great looking things on the menu. I ordered a cheeseburger. It was...More

Thank LuxeFamilyFun
Reviewed 20 October 2013

It's right on Fifth Avenue, so with retrospect sitting outside was an error: you got to see the unsubtle light on the Empire State Building, but the price was a lot of traffic noise. Steak-for-two - a giant slab of porterhouse, with german potatoes and...More

Thank ThomasWomack
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Friendly staff, but only average Food, and somewhat poor value for Money. Had expected more from the steak, but dessert was good

Thank StefanK64
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 23:30
11:45 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 5th Ave, BTW 28th & 29th Street, New York City, NY 10016-6516
    (Between 28th & 29th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 6, R & W trains to 28th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-532-7600
  • E-mail
Ben & Jack, long-time waiters of Peter Luger's Steakhouse, have opened a beautiful restaurant in the Flatiron District of Manhattan. We offer prime, dry aged porterhouse steaks and a dazzling assortment of steakhouse favorites. Our chef, also, comes from Peter Luger's. Frosted, etched glass rooms are available for private parties. All major credit cards are accepted. Visit our website and take a tour!
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