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Bobby Van's Steakhouse - 50th Street

135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
+1 212-957-5050
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“steak” (156 reviews)
“petite filet” (11 reviews)
“wedge salad” (6 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Grill, Gluten Free Options
135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

We went here based on the fact this restaurant was participating in NY Restaurant Week and got a three course meal for $42. Overall the food was ok. The bread was good, the Caesar salad was not tasty at all, wilted lettuce that was likely...More

Thank Codner T
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Typical New York restaurant. Great meat (and portions), good wine choices and good atmosphere. In safe beat for meat lovers

Thank bsanzredrado
Reviewed 7 June 2017

There are lots of places to eat after a Broadway show, we picked Bobby Van's and were very impressed. Sea Bass was amazing. Service was attentive. Good wine selection.

Thank Sherry L
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We read that this is a place you'll find business people dining here regularly for lunch, but the steaks & service were well worth the visit. Well, my husband was in heaven with his steak. I ordered the Chicken Francaise - OUTSTANDING! Everything is ordered...More

1  Thank LSolis2013
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My brothers and I shared a meal family-style. We had rib eye (3 small slices= 1 steak between the three of us), small lobster tail, potato, and something green. We also ordered Moscow Mules. The restaurant was busy. The atmosphere was average. The service was...More

Thank RuthAnn W
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the seafood sampler as the app. I had the petite filet and my wife the Chilean Sea Bass. The creamed spinish was so, so. Service was great. Enjoyed eating outside on the sidewalk cafe.

Thank Douglas W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My wife and I stumbled onto Bobby Vans after the Late Night with Seth Meyers show. First, the service was outstanding! We had a Team of professional waiters catering to our every need. From the water and bread service, to the drinks and food; these...More

Thank mf66
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Our hotel was so close to this restaurant, so we popped in for a quick lunch and it was so delish!!! The service was impeccable, 4 star service and I say 4 star because as we were paying up the servers were standing around us...More

Thank Tammy B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I was in NYC for a business meeting and was meeting up with my sister (who came in from NJ) and I asked for a dinner recommendation from the concierge at the hotel and he recommended Bobby Van's (on 50th St). So, we went there...More

Thank Irishdoc1
Reviewed 29 April 2017

stopped in after work last week -- we ordered the chilled lobster salad and it was wonderful! Porterhouse Steak for two was cooked to perfection.....really enjoyed table at window ...

1  Thank Kathy M
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24 April 2017|
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Response from Paul O | Reviewed this property |
Business Casual but people were wearing older jeans and athletic shoes too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
4:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1201
    (50th Street (Between 6th & 7th))
  • Public Transportation: 49th - 50th Streets - Rockefeller Center
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-5050
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