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Brasserie Ruhlmann

45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
+1 212-974-2020
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (11 reviews)
“hanger steak” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
French, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a memorable dinner at this brasserie, it was a beautiful fall evening and we were able to seat outside. Service, food and ambiance was absolutely delicate and perfect, it has a stunning view to the Rockefeller Center that helps to make the setting...More

1  Thank NATALI S
Reviewed 2 days ago

We left Saks Fifth Avenue during the week that the UN was is session and Donal Trump was in town. We were exhausted and hungry after walking and shopping during all the tumult outside. We passed this restaurant, saw diners in their outdoor patio across...More

1  Thank laureldg
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have dined at the Brasserie and been very happy. Sunday brunch was a major let down. The poached eggs of our eggs Benedict were hard boiled and had to be sent back. My omelette was lukewarm and the portions were tiny. On top of...More

1  Thank Wifsie
Reviewed 6 days ago

We wanted to pick a restaurant between the MOMA and Rockefeller Center and found this place on TA. After threats of rain it turned out to be a gorgeous day so we decided to eat on their patio facing Rock Center. We asked the hostess,...More

Thank NorCalCpl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Ruhlmann is very good located at the Rockefeller Center close to the MoMa and a lot of shops. The location is good for Lunch Breaks - I can recommend the pulled pork Burger - in combination with good German or local beer (Hofbräu, Franziskaner,...More

Thank KDU-9999
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stumbled across this place when we wanted to find somewhere for a quick bite to eat and we all really enjoyed our food. The French onion soup was one of the best I've had, and the lobster and shrimp rolls were amazing judging by...More

1  Thank Georgina L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for snacks and beers in the beer garden, the staff was excellent and very polite and helpful

1  Thank Raphael J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great location in Rock Plaza with outdoor seating (opt for the Rock plaza side vs 50th) Good menu with friendly, efficient service

1  Thank peter k
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

So with an hour to kill, my wife and I grabbed a table at Brasserie Ruhlmann at Rockefeller Plaza and ordered drinks and food. About 10 minutes after delivering our drinks, the waitress came to our table and said "I'm really sorry, but I'm not...More

Thank Bruce0460
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

On the surface, looks like a tourist trap with abundant outside (canopied) seating. Interior seating includes many semi-private booths which you might request when making a reservation. On a recent visit, I found the front desk staff to be very attentive and the table service...More

1  Thank spencerusa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 60
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
    (50th street, between 5th and 6th Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: F-D-B-M to Rockefeller Center 6 to 51 St & Lexington Ave. Walk south to 50th St. Walk west towards 5th Ave. 1 to 50th St and Broadway. Walk east towards 5th Ave. N-R subway line to 49 St. and 7th Ave. Walk north to 50th St. Walk east towards 5th Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-974-2020
  • E-mail
Enjoy the casual elegance of this French brasserie, centrally located in New York’s Rockefeller Center. It’s a prime location for business lunches, relaxed dinners, holiday celebrations and private events. Spring through Fall our large terrace is an ideal place to gather for dining and cocktails.Visit us and experience French classics in abundance.
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