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Le Bernardin

155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
+1 212-554-1515
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (346 reviews)
“langoustine” (87 reviews)
“tasting menu” (186 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The fish is for sure a real star at this excellent place. Amazing combinatiom of fried fish and chorizo reduction! Excellent and professional service.Helpful knowledgeable service and the sommelier was especially helpful. Considering the size of the wine list no small achievement.great room, seating, table...More

Thank Yash R
Reviewed 2 days ago

The halibut. The monk fish. The salmon. You can't go wrong here. Each dish is tastefully prepared and presented in a very unique way. The artichoke appetizer was incredible as is their wine list. Best yet, the restaurant is spacious (a rarity in the city,)...More

Thank DiscoverGreatness
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is maybe the best restaurant I visited in my life. The fish is for sure a real star at this excellent place. Amazing combinatiom of fried fish and chorizo reduction! Excellent and professional service.

Thank Denis B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Our party of four went went for lunch three courses (one of which was dessert), Great choices difficult to narrow them down to make a selection. The menu is 95% fish but we knew that and none of us were disappointed with our selections.. Helpful...More

Thank Midway60603
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whenever my wife and I go to NYC we make it a point to go to Le Bernardin. It is always PERFECT in every way. The staff is always friendly and non-pretentious, something very rare in the 5 star dining world. When you go, ask...More

Thank D B
Reviewed 1 week ago

my wife and i about 2 years ago had dinner at le bernadin and it was a really bad experience for a variety of reasons. we had previously had lunch there before that and it was up to their reputation so on our recent trip...More

1  Thank Glenn Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite challenging to get a reservation so do try to give as much heads up as possible. Great use of space so as to feel a great energy but roomy enough to feel privacy. The service was excellent. Staff were always available and attentive and...More

Thank TorontoFanula
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A special night and celebratory event at an award winning restaurant! Appetizers were great- especially warm toasted cheese with tomato bites! The seafood was also delicious both lobster and the tuna. But there was more, as the dinner was amazing- as we started our first...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Le Bernardin...Thank you, Thank you, Thank you! JUST WOW...This Restaurant is absolutely amazing. The Service, the Food, the Restaurant is a class of its own! See you again next year in march...already excited:-)

1  Thank 83Greg83
Reviewed 1 week ago

As always, excellent service, great wine suggestions and the sauces on the fish are fantastic. While this is an expensive restaurant, it is outstanding.

2  Thank Suzsuz12345
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Response from Ross S | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is.. One of the best restaurants in the world
4 August 2017|
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Response from susan j | Reviewed this property |
Food is served in separate bar room.
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Response from kmcspadden | Reviewed this property |
No matter the season or time of day, men must wear jackets. You don't have to wear a tie. If you don't have a jacket, they will provide one. Most of the clientele are business people who dress business casual. As a woman... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 90
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:15 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:15 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:15 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-6019
    (6th and 7th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: B, D, E, F, N, Q, R & V, W, 1, 2, 3, subway trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-554-1515
  • E-mail
Le Bernardin, Zagat's top pick for 2013, and awarded the Michelin Guide's coveted 3-stars as well as The New York Times' highest rating of 4-stars, has maintained its status of excellence for over 20 years and its international acclaim as one of the world's top seafood restaurants. Owner/Chef Eric Ripert continues to set unsurpassed standards with his piscatorial paradise and partner Maguy Le Coze's seamless and unparalleled service. *When making your reservation, please indicate in the Special Requests box if you will be attending THEATER so that we may accommodate you appropriately.
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