Benjamin Steakhouse

★★★★★
Get cozy by the fireplace while dining on hand-picked steaks at Benjamin Steakhouse in Manhattan.
  • 52 E 41st

    New York, NY 10017

    Cross street: Between Park Avenue and Madison Avenue

    Map & Directions
  • 212-297-9177

About Benjamin Steakhouse

Hours
Mon-Fri 7am-10:30am, 11:45am-11pm Sat-Sun 7:30am-10:30am, 11:45am-11pm

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Admittedly, I'm not a huge steak eater and we don't visit steakhouses too often but I think we know what a good steak should taste like. And this one is a real winner. The one huge plus about the place is that you don't need to go all the

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Admittedly, I'm not a huge steak eater and we don't visit steakhouses too often but I think we know what a good steak should taste like. And this one is a real winner. The one huge plus about the place is that you don't need to go all the

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My mother and I took my daughter to NY this weekend for her tenth birthday. We asked the concierge on a recommendation on a good steakhouse -- and WOW did we get a good tip. We had 5:30 reservations -- which made little to no wait on the

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My mother and I took my daughter to NY this weekend for her tenth birthday. We asked the concierge on a recommendation on a good steakhouse -- and WOW did we get a good tip. We had 5:30 reservations -- which made little to no wait on the

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i am always greeted warmly when i walk into this establishment. the host and/or owner always recognizes me. i usually have a burger at the bar...what a burger...prime grade beef, broiled medium well to perfection - with delicious hand cut

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i am always greeted warmly when i walk into this establishment. the host and/or owner always recognizes me. i usually have a burger at the bar...what a burger...prime grade beef, broiled medium well to perfection - with delicious hand cut

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Took my Godmother there for her birthday and had one of the best meals ever. Everything was cooked to perfection and the waiter could not be more attentive and accomodating. Would definitely go back!

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Took my Godmother there for her birthday and had one of the best meals ever. Everything was cooked to perfection and the waiter could not be more attentive and accomodating. Would definitely go back!

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My boyfriend and I had a wonderful night at Benjamin. It was his birthday and I picked the restaurant (because he's the meat eater, I'm just the half & half meat and seafood lover. Benjamin has turned our world upside down *:) Now I

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My boyfriend and I had a wonderful night at Benjamin. It was his birthday and I picked the restaurant (because he's the meat eater, I'm just the half & half meat and seafood lover. Benjamin has turned our world upside down *:) Now I

Pros: Romantic view + Excellent staff

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A customer of Benjamins since they opened their doors and still my favorite steakhouse. Great food, service and experience overall! 5stars!

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A customer of Benjamins since they opened their doors and still my favorite steakhouse. Great food, service and experience overall! 5stars!

Pros: Everything

Cons: Are there any? Pricey, if anything..

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Went to Benjamin's for Thanksgiving. Opted for regular menu. Had shrimp and crabmeat cocktails which they served to be shared with my companion. She had ceasar salad. I had iceberg wedge with Russian dressing. Even the bread was top

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Went to Benjamin's for Thanksgiving. Opted for regular menu. Had shrimp and crabmeat cocktails which they served to be shared with my companion. She had ceasar salad. I had iceberg wedge with Russian dressing. Even the bread was top

Pros: Excellent Food,ambience,service. Easy on street parking.

Cons: Wedge of lettuce was okay.But not quite what you'd get say at Wolfgang's.

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This was my second time at Benjamins. Its one of the best steakhouses in NY. Service is always excellent and the steaks are cooked to perfection to the way u want. First time I went there I had the Rib-Eye medium and was great second time

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This was my second time at Benjamins. Its one of the best steakhouses in NY. Service is always excellent and the steaks are cooked to perfection to the way u want. First time I went there I had the Rib-Eye medium and was great second time

Pros: perfect steak, great wine list, great service

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This was one of the better steakhouses I've been to in NY- hands down. We sat on the balcony for my girlfriend's birthday and it was very romantic. We had the porterhouse for two, which was perfectly charred, tender and just enough for

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This was one of the better steakhouses I've been to in NY- hands down. We sat on the balcony for my girlfriend's birthday and it was very romantic. We had the porterhouse for two, which was perfectly charred, tender and just enough for

Pros: Great food, service and setting

Cons: A little pricey, but worth it

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I love trying steakhouses. This one was a bit of a waste of time. The over cooked mid grade tuna came out after the tasteless baked clams. My freind had the steak. Said it was good,but small. The lamb was a bit of a surprise. It was the

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I love trying steakhouses. This one was a bit of a waste of time. The over cooked mid grade tuna came out after the tasteless baked clams. My freind had the steak. Said it was good,but small. The lamb was a bit of a surprise. It was the

Cons: tight dining room

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Came here for a birthday dinner for my boyfriend and my brother. No wait. I was late and they still seated my party before I came in. Steak was DELICIOUS. Atmosphere was casual and friendly. Room was well-lit, which I love after getting a

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Came here for a birthday dinner for my boyfriend and my brother. No wait. I was late and they still seated my party before I came in. Steak was DELICIOUS. Atmosphere was casual and friendly. Room was well-lit, which I love after getting a

Pros: Great and Quick Service, Delicious Steak, Tasty Desserts

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Last night was my 2nd experience at Benjamin's, and it was even better than I remembered. So much so that I figured I would write a brief review. First off, let me just say that the ever looming question of "what's the best steakhouse in

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Last night was my 2nd experience at Benjamin's, and it was even better than I remembered. So much so that I figured I would write a brief review. First off, let me just say that the ever looming question of "what's the best steakhouse in

Pros: Steak, space, ..steak

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Hands down...Benjamin Steak House is the best place for steak in New York City. The cuts are dry-aged and cooked to perfection and the service is impeccable. I felt like Sinatra in the dining room, which was very Old World. Look no

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Hands down...Benjamin Steak House is the best place for steak in New York City. The cuts are dry-aged and cooked to perfection and the service is impeccable. I felt like Sinatra in the dining room, which was very Old World. Look no

Pros: Everything

Cons: Nothing

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One of my favorite steakhouses for a few reasons:\r
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1. Incredible porterhouse, as good as Wolfgangs/Peter Luger\r
2. Great wine selection without emphasis on three-digit prices\r
3. Awesome host - Benjamin himself will often seat

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One of my favorite steakhouses for a few reasons:\r
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1. Incredible porterhouse, as good as Wolfgangs/Peter Luger\r
2. Great wine selection without emphasis on three-digit prices\r
3. Awesome host - Benjamin himself will often seat

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I'll keep this short. I LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE this place. The Porterhouse, the Room, Wine and Service, just unmatchable. By the way did I tell you that I love it!

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I'll keep this short. I LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE this place. The Porterhouse, the Room, Wine and Service, just unmatchable. By the way did I tell you that I love it!

Pros: Ecstatic Steak, Gracious Service, Divine Room

Cons: It's not in my neighbourhood!

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My boyfriend took me to Benjamin's for my birthday. We had a reservation at 8pm and were seated promptly. I loved the decor of the place, with lights low and dark leather accented furniture. I ordered a few pre-dinner martinis, which were

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My boyfriend took me to Benjamin's for my birthday. We had a reservation at 8pm and were seated promptly. I loved the decor of the place, with lights low and dark leather accented furniture. I ordered a few pre-dinner martinis, which were

Pros: Good service, great food, great atmosphere

Cons: Pricey, which isn't really a con, you get what you pay for!

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Frankly speaking, before stumbling in Benjamin Steakhouse last Friday night, I had never heard of it before. As a steak lover I was intrigued to go and try it out, specially after finding out that Peter Lugers former chef works there now.

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Frankly speaking, before stumbling in Benjamin Steakhouse last Friday night, I had never heard of it before. As a steak lover I was intrigued to go and try it out, specially after finding out that Peter Lugers former chef works there now.

Pros: Incredilbe porterhouse, magnificent space, great service

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The two bad reviews written on 5/31 - the two "bad" reviews written - i'm really surprised to see two bad reviews for the same place by two different members - which is very surprising to me, especially for the fact that i was dinning at

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The two bad reviews written on 5/31 - the two "bad" reviews written - i'm really surprised to see two bad reviews for the same place by two different members - which is very surprising to me, especially for the fact that i was dinning at

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Steak eaters! If you have discovered Benjamin then you've found your Valhalla!!! Benjamin's is truly the steak eaters paradise. The best porterhouse steak to be found in Manhattan, and it is just as good as Lugers (Brooklyn). Since the

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Steak eaters! If you have discovered Benjamin then you've found your Valhalla!!! Benjamin's is truly the steak eaters paradise. The best porterhouse steak to be found in Manhattan, and it is just as good as Lugers (Brooklyn). Since the

Pros: Porterhouse from Heaven,

Cons: I've yet to think of one!

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As an avid "steakhead" I have to say that I have never before been so utterly disappointed in a steakhouse. Let's start with the food.\r
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My steak (ordered medium) was extremely under cooked and bland; to the point where I could not

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As an avid "steakhead" I have to say that I have never before been so utterly disappointed in a steakhouse. Let's start with the food.\r
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My steak (ordered medium) was extremely under cooked and bland; to the point where I could not

Pros: Nothing

Cons: Everything

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Been to all of them in NYC and this one easily ranks at the bottom. Was optomistic from the website but not impressed upon arrival. Start with the steak, as that's most important...bland cut, overcooked, heavily salted. Not the worst

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Been to all of them in NYC and this one easily ranks at the bottom. Was optomistic from the website but not impressed upon arrival. Start with the steak, as that's most important...bland cut, overcooked, heavily salted. Not the worst

Pros: It's near my office (haha)

Cons: Need incredible service for meals over $100

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If you are looking to have a truly outstanding steakhouse experience then give these Benjamin a shot. I frequent the place with my family for the last 6 months and these guys never cease to amaze me. Besides the porterhouse being

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If you are looking to have a truly outstanding steakhouse experience then give these Benjamin a shot. I frequent the place with my family for the last 6 months and these guys never cease to amaze me. Besides the porterhouse being

Pros: Best Porterhouse in NY, Beautiful Space, Excellent Service

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Finally a great steakhouse in the city. Best food , very warm atmosphere, super service . Just a perfect place to go. Very friendly and attentive service, unlike other steakhouses .

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Finally a great steakhouse in the city. Best food , very warm atmosphere, super service . Just a perfect place to go. Very friendly and attentive service, unlike other steakhouses .

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I have eaten at many of the steakhouses across the city and decided to try Benjamin's. At first glance of the menu, it looked extremely familiar, perhaps similar to another steakhouse I have been to. We were a group of four and ordered

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I have eaten at many of the steakhouses across the city and decided to try Benjamin's. At first glance of the menu, it looked extremely familiar, perhaps similar to another steakhouse I have been to. We were a group of four and ordered

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Enjoy the fact that there aren't attitudes thrown at you by the waiters or any others at Benjamin's. But rather very well trained waiters with much respect and no arrogance & stockiness- Even Benjamin himself, who came over to make sure

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Enjoy the fact that there aren't attitudes thrown at you by the waiters or any others at Benjamin's. But rather very well trained waiters with much respect and no arrogance & stockiness- Even Benjamin himself, who came over to make sure

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The steak at Benjamin's is great-after all the man himself -ARturo -Peter Luger's former chef prepares it. After dinner I wanted to compliment the chef on his excellences and delicious dishes - i was surprised to find how down to earth

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The steak at Benjamin's is great-after all the man himself -ARturo -Peter Luger's former chef prepares it. After dinner I wanted to compliment the chef on his excellences and delicious dishes - i was surprised to find how down to earth

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Looking at Benjamin Steakhouse from the outside, the restaurant looks very plain and small but once you walk in, the place seems absolutely unbelievable. The actual size of the restaurant is huge and the decor is phenomenal. I love the

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Looking at Benjamin Steakhouse from the outside, the restaurant looks very plain and small but once you walk in, the place seems absolutely unbelievable. The actual size of the restaurant is huge and the decor is phenomenal. I love the

Pros: Decor

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I've dined at many restaurants -(steakhouses to be specific) and I have found Benjamin Steakhouse to be above them all. Take into acount the TOP STEAKHOUSES (and we all know to which I am refering to) and by far Benjamin knocks them all

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I've dined at many restaurants -(steakhouses to be specific) and I have found Benjamin Steakhouse to be above them all. Take into acount the TOP STEAKHOUSES (and we all know to which I am refering to) and by far Benjamin knocks them all

Pros: Absolutely Everything they provide

Cons: Non exist!

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Heard there was a new steak house in midtown boasting the former chef of Peter Lugers. I heard there have been many defectors of the old institution. But what i learned is that they were waiters, butchers and bartenders (at Ben & Jacks,

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Heard there was a new steak house in midtown boasting the former chef of Peter Lugers. I heard there have been many defectors of the old institution. But what i learned is that they were waiters, butchers and bartenders (at Ben & Jacks,

Pros: Two thumbs up - WAY UP!!!

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The decor and ambience of this place is warm and cozy lending to an overall nice dining experience. The beautifully decorated dining room is quite relaxing with its comfy leather chairs and fireplace. \r
The food, the steak in

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The decor and ambience of this place is warm and cozy lending to an overall nice dining experience. The beautifully decorated dining room is quite relaxing with its comfy leather chairs and fireplace. \r
The food, the steak in

Pros: Ambience, Decor

Cons: Too much service?

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Recently I attended a private party at Benjamin with my colleagues. We decided to give the new Steakhouse a try, and we find ourselves in great service. The service was great- the waiters were very respectful, the place was absolutely

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Recently I attended a private party at Benjamin with my colleagues. We decided to give the new Steakhouse a try, and we find ourselves in great service. The service was great- the waiters were very respectful, the place was absolutely

Pros: Transportation (All easily accessible)

Cons: No doorman

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We broke with tradition and went out for Thanksgiving. We went to this charming little place with a big fireplace (that's filled with candles, hmm) and it was quiet and the staff were very nice and accomodating. Corn bread pudding was

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We broke with tradition and went out for Thanksgiving. We went to this charming little place with a big fireplace (that's filled with candles, hmm) and it was quiet and the staff were very nice and accomodating. Corn bread pudding was

Pros: charming room, nice staff

Cons: expensive

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It is a true pleasure to discover a secret hideaway where insiders can enjoy delicious food and drinks in a setting that is both grand and sexy, depending on the table you choose. The menu offers classic and creative options to satisfy all

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It is a true pleasure to discover a secret hideaway where insiders can enjoy delicious food and drinks in a setting that is both grand and sexy, depending on the table you choose. The menu offers classic and creative options to satisfy all

Pros: Ambiance, Huge Fireplace, Upstairs Lounge

Cons: No Child Menu

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Apparently a new restaurants with lots of kinks to work out. The food was mediocre, at best. There is no salt and pepper on the tables. The music blares as though it wants to be a night club. A man in his late thirties came over and spoke

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Apparently a new restaurants with lots of kinks to work out. The food was mediocre, at best. There is no salt and pepper on the tables. The music blares as though it wants to be a night club. A man in his late thirties came over and spoke

Pros: server, sommelier

Cons: ambiance, noise, table settings

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Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. Peter Luger, the venerable Brooklyn steakhouse that launched a thousand spin-offs, is frequently imitated but rarely bested. Arturo McLeod, the chef behind Benjamin Steakhouse in the Dylan…

 

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