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45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
+1 212-218-8666
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good17%
  • Average45%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
29 Dec 2016
“Great view...if you're seated at the window...and you're a giraffe!”
28 Dec 2016
“Good view, fair food, drinks ok”
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
££ - £££
45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

I was sold on this restaurant by reviews about the location and view of the tree and rink. My title says it all. Yes, it is hard to find and you will not find it unless you have been specifically told HOW to find it....More

Thank KarenCatapano
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I attended a private party during Christmas time and it was very difficult to get there due the crowded Rockefeller Center attractions. It was worth for the view, hors d'oeuvre were ok (some good, some fair) and drinks were fine as well. Space was good...More

Thank Ratalie
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Everything about Pulse is a bit off, starting with its entrance through Equinox sign-posted Rock center doors, to its confusing cafeteria seating and deli-type counter entrance on the 3rd floor to its completely empty (on a sunny Monday afternoon) restaurant seating area. The plusses--it is...More

Thank rnarisetti
Reviewed 16 January 2016

This restaurant is next to a health club. There is a deli counter, a bar and a small "restaurant" area. I made reservations through OpenTable for the restaurant but there was no host and no one using the restaurant side of the facility. The salads...More

Thank TXRoadWarrior
Reviewed 31 December 2015

This restaurant is very very small and next to a smelly cafeteria. The tables and chairs look like old hotel banquet room chairs. There are only 4 tables with a view of the tree at Rockefeller Center.

Thank Vanessa F
Reviewed 23 December 2015

Do you want to enjoy the sight of the giant Christmas tree and the ice skating rink without being jostled in the throngs of people crowding Rockefeller Plaza? Treat yourself to a nice lunch at Pulse! We went a little early (1130am) and had the...More

Thank schroederjt
Reviewed 14 November 2015

I had a business lunch here in November 2015. We arrived before 12 noon so it was not yet crowded. We had a table in the back near a window where it was quiet. The food and service were excellent. I had chick pea and...More

Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

I attended a reunion in one of the private rooms. The bartender was not trained. He was just a guy who thought a whiskey punch was kool aid and whiskey. The food was inedible. We could have catered it better from the frozen snack section...More

Thank MinivanWarrior
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I was in NYC on business, working at Rockefeller center, so I came to Pulse with some coworkers for lunch to try to have a healthy lunch. This café is on the 3rd floor in the Equinox building, and mostly serves people coming from the...More

1  Thank Lulu2828
Reviewed 10 September 2014

I was very excited about coming to Pulse because of all the good reviews, however, first it was quite hard to find, then when we found it , the first part of the restaurant is a take out venue for the employees of the building...More

Thank PatriziaItaly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-218-8666
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