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Ben & Jack's Steak House

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255 5th Ave, BTW 28th & 29th Street, New York City, NY 10016-6516 (Between 28th & 29th Streets)
+1 212-532-7600
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11:30 - 23:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon 11:30 - 22:30
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found it by chance. Very attentive and polite service. Clean linen smart dressed staff. Fantastic starters - crab and prawns Crab cakes main best my wife has ever had. Sirloin steak was spot on - lovely evening

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Thank peakdistricttravel
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106 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The visit was in a friendly atmosphere. It showed up the waiter was from Croatia back home in Europe. We had onion soup which was ok but not more. Then a house salat which was also ok. Best point was the service

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Thank Niels Peter P
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Experience. Had a wonderful steak. Not the best i´ve had but still pretty decent, i would definitely go back.

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Thank Nicolas C
Grassobbio, Italy
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780 reviews
385 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The steak and service was good.The prices are the same as any New York Steak House so there is nothing to complain about on this. I found the restaurant to be in the need up an update and a refresher.The waiters were friendly and courteous.I would go back again.

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Thank lecterit
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84 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant after a friend suggested it to us. Our waiter was very polite and our New York steaks were cooked exactly as we wanted them and were very tasty. We also tried desserts which were also very tasty. The place is a bit dark but many like it that way. Prices are a bit high but this... More 

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Thank Thanozr
Bloomfield, New Jersey
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner with another couple over the weekend & I wasn't too thrilled about this place. It's great for last min dinner. The food and service wasn't bad. My fiancé had the sea bass & I had the lobster ravioli and they were both fine. We decided on this place because it was close to 230 Fifth, where we were... More 

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Thank chan1986
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I looked for a steak house & found Ben & Jacks. I read on trip advisor and saw a few negative comments but thought it can't be bad it's on 5th Avenue....I'm sorry to say it was. The steak was very expensive, the sides were very expensive, the wine was very expensive, the beer was very expensive.....you get the picture... More 

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Thank Ian M
Long Beach Island, New Jersey
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We went here for my husbands 50th birthday. We were a party of 10 and they gave us a room on the second floor of the resturant. It was perfect for our loud crew. The food was excellent, your traditional steak house menu. The service was fantastic. After we ate,we hung out at the bar for a few hours. The... More 

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Thank 121st
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We went to Ben & Jack's in December 2016 for our last meal in our NY vaction. We had steak and chicken, both without any taste, the steak was not cooked medium rare and the chicken was not like the waiter described. We felt unwelcome as a young traveling couple celebrating our engagement, the waiters were rude and did not... More 

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Thank Heiddis422
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I think this restaurant offer better dishes in the restaurant week 2016. Steak with potato and broccoli all together. Service is good for steak house. I like wine glass written B&J.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 65 - USD 95
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 255 5th Ave, BTW 28th & 29th Street, New York City, NY 10016-6516
    (Between 28th & 29th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 6, R & W trains to 28th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-532-7600
Description
Ben & Jack, long-time waiters of Peter Luger's Steakhouse, have opened a beautiful restaurant in the Flatiron District of Manhattan. We offer prime, dry aged porterhouse steaks and a dazzling assortment of steakhouse favorites. Our chef, also, comes from Peter Luger's. Frosted, etched glass rooms are available for private parties. All major credit cards are accepted. Visit our website and take a tour!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?