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“Good food, not very relaxed”
Review of Wollensky's Grill

Wollensky's Grill
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Ranked #1,548 of 13,619 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$0 - US$80
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Neighbourhood: Midtown
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136 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Good food, not very relaxed”
Reviewed 9 December 2013

Lots of people standing 3-4 deep at the bar, a wait for a table, expensive drinks, but the food was great: A terrific veal chop, a wonderful halibut, perfectly cooked asparagus, very good service with eager to help waiters.
We'll be back

  • Visited December 2013
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Granite Bay, California
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155 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
“Mediocre Food Unpleasant Surroundings”
Reviewed 2 December 2013

We both ordered steak. Mine was tough and gristly. The server acted as if he was doing us a favor by noticing us at all. There were two VERY loud and crude groups near us and nothing was done to tone them down. After many years teaching in inner city schools I do have a good bit of tolerance for crude language, but what I was forced to listen to was over the top. The manager spent his time contributing to the uproar instead of telling people their behaviors were inappropriate. As visitors to NYC we were told this was a great place to get late-night supper. Not so!

Visited November 2013
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College Station, Texas, United States
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108 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Warm welcome”
Reviewed 24 November 2013 via mobile

You can find plenty of great steakhouses in NYC, but none have friendlier, kindler waitstaff. Food was wonderful and we had such a good time due to a waiter who made sure we were happy.

Visited November 2013
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Thank ProfD81
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Ra'anana, Israel
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Disappointing”
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Our second time at this restaurant, the first was a few years ago and we really enjoyed.
This time we were disappointed, we wanted to order the same thing befor, we asked the waiter but he did not really have struggled to understand what we wanted from the menu.
The food arrived after a relatively long time and obviously not what we wanted.
With a little more patience of the waiter we were not disappointed paying $ 155

Visited September 2013
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Thank efi52
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Average food thats overpriced.”
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Very average food and service thats overrated and overpriced. I e 2 steaks 4 glasses of wine 1 dessert and 2 coffees $ 168.00 without the tip.

Visited September 2013
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Thank pouance555
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