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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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“tasting menu” (233 reviews)
“seafood” (389 reviews)
“white tuna” (36 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 yesterday

My wife and I traveled from our home in the Virgin Islands to New York, for the express purpose of dining at Le Bernadine. Frankly, when a restaurant has been awarded 3 Michelin Stars, what more needs to be said? What adjectives do you use...More

Thank Roy A A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We’ve dined here 5 times. I always like to dine here for a special occasion. It’s a beautiful restaurant, and the service is the best. The food is amazing, imaginative. and beautiful. I am not a lover of fish, but when I eat fish here,...More

Thank juliegarfield3
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ordered the 3 course chef lunch menu. My wife started with the lobster with truffle sauce and loved it – two of her favorite things on one plate. I ordered the scallop “barley cooked” with sea beans in a bonito butter sauce. For my...More

Thank coreytravel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sadly we are only in NYC 3-4 times a year and Le Bernardin is always a must while in the city. Our luncheon last Friday was, as always, so over the top perfect. We enjoyed a cocktail at the bar, always a great start to...More

Thank zack477
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stop in for lunch (without a reservation !) and sit in the Lounge. Have a look at the City Harvest menu. Its Prix-Fixe $57 – 3 courses with $5 donated to City Harvest. CH is world's first food rescue organization, dedicated to feeding the city’s...More

1  Thank Carly1Esq
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you dine in the main restaurant or at the bar, Le B never disappoints! (Pro tip: You can get full tasting menus in the bar.) Don't miss the Salmon Rillette, which we call "Crack Salmon." It's divine! Service is always perfectly appropriate yet never...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We really loved our experience with both the wine and food. The courses continually wowed us in both presentation and flavors.

Thank GregRachelStout
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As much as we got to like Chef Ripert's amiable personality (as it's conveyed via his TV appearances, either in his own show or as a companion to the late Anthony Bourdain), our experience with Le Bernardin was one continuous disappointment. First is the positive,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The calm ambience is just the setting for the fantastic service and hospitality. As for the food, it’s outstanding. You will be hard pressed to find a better dining experience in New York. The tasting menu is a bargain compared to the other 3 Star...More

Thank chefbaby2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had an amazing experience at Le Bernardin. We were a big party and from the moment we entered the restaurant until our exit, we were treated like VIP's. The elegant setting of the restaurant complements the beautifully plated food. We all decided to do...More

1  Thank GoldAdvice
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
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and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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Gavin C
22 July 2018|
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Response from tremm298 | Reviewed this property |
Plan on at least 2 hrs to enjoy a lunch longer for a tasting or dinner. Weigh good company 3-4 hrs
Maggie M
5 June 2018|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
No, just the usual tax. Tips are customary
1 December 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$90
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
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
  • Neighborhood: 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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