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The Sea Grill

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19 W 49th St, Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY 10020-2206 (5th & 6th Aves)
+1 212-332-7610
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Today
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
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Houston, Texas
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497 reviews
269 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lots of choices in NYC but the Sea Grill is always one of my favorite. Of course the view of the ice rink is a huge selling point and it is so interesting to watch the good skaters as well as the "bad". Service is always spot on - never off or slow; never. Very NY attentive and Texas friendly... More 

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Thank Alexa8776
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having an office near the Sea Grill I had often passed but had never tried it until recently-it was delightful -from the receptionist to the checkout-the service was very good the food was excellent and the atmosphere and decor made the evening a total delight

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Thank JEFF6511
Niagara Falls, Canada
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51 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for late outdoor patio lunch - beautiful weather and really enjoyed the atmosphere and the FOOD. We both started with chowder which was light with delicate mix of flavours, but the presentation and tastes of the skate with Swiss chard overdid even that. And all this with a very friendly and capable service. Will go back again.

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Sutton, Massachusetts
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152 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a business meeting and brought Seafood tower and sushi to the table and it was tremendous. Several folks had the bronzino and had high compliments. I had the monkfish and it was excellent. Key Lime pie is a great finisher but make sure you have a lot of room left.

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Thank Brian D
Coleraine, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on 22nd April to celebrate our anniversaries. From the minute we walked in the door, we were made feel special. The waiter apologised that our table had not a great view. We were looking out onto the ice skating rink at the Rockafella centre but it had been de frosted 1 week before we arrived. This was not... More 

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Thank hunter3333
Detroit
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288 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a light meal and good wine and were intrigued by watching the skaters perform. It was a thoroughly relaxing atmosphere, and the staff did not rush us as we watched.

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Thank PointerDetroit
Lihue, United States
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the restaurant ... great for business and for social dining. The menu was excellent where you three appetizers, select a main course, and then a variety of desserts. Love the hustle and bustle of the restaurant

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Sao Paulo, SP
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101 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

My husband and I made reservations for our Christmas lunch at the Sea Grill and we were prepared to have a meal rushed since it was Christmas Day and everywhere in the city was really busy. We were prompted seated and the service was beyond our expectations. The servers were excellent, the meal was not rushed and the quality was... More 

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Yorba Linda, California
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111 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I am sure I have probably had better wine or better fish and a better view but never have I had better setrvice , meal and a view together. A gret experience.

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Thank Cwinner
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We had the best experience with a view of the skating rink at the Rockefeller center. Food was great, staff was pleasant, and our server went out of his way to get my 4 year old hot chocolate even though their restaurant didn't have it on the menu. Simply amazing!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 80
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 W 49th St, Rockefeller Center, New York City, NY 10020-2206
    (5th & 6th Aves)
  • Public Transportation: B,D,M,F trains at 47-50 Streets Rockefeller Center
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-332-7610
Description
The Sea Grill at Rockefeller Center is an iconic seafood restaurant in Midtown NYC serving the freshest fish for lunch, dinner and elegant private events.

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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