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The Strand Bistro

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$$ - $$$
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33 W 37th St, New York City, NY 10018-6201 (Between 5th and 6th avenues)
+1 646-368-6397
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 21:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 21:00
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017

A little restaurant in the strand hotel. We had breakfast here as we were staying at the hotel. Delicious food, and loved how the sitting was in the nook and crannies of the home. Great place to relax before a day wondering NYC.

Thank PatHeinrich
York, United States
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The Strand Bistro was not rated highly, but it was next to my hotel (Springfield Suites by Marriott), so I stopped in. It was just me so I sat at the bar. They had some interesting craft beers. I had the Butternut Squash soup which was outstanding and then the lemon crusted salmon as my entree. Everything was made to... More 

Thank Scott S
The Villages, Florida
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434 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Never expected to have an outstanding dinner (and breakfasts) prepared by an acclaimed executive chef, at a small hotel.....but did we ever! Marriott's Chef Kelvin Hernandez at their Pulse hotel in NYC is a passionate and personable young man, who believes food should be simple, but also should be a combination of flavors and textures. Or simply "a party in... More 

Thank thaward
Naples, FL
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459 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The executive chef has done a masterful job delivering simple meals well executed and at a fair price for a comfortable no frills eatery. Kudos to him and his friendly efficient servers. It is nice to have a place to enjoy a good breakfast or have a quick bite in the evening. Look folks, it's not breakfast or dinner at... More 

Thank ohgeorge
Macomb, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Everything we had was fresh and delicious. The only reason it did not get a a 5 star is because my friend was charged twice for a breakfast and was not given a refund directly. They did offer to refund after so many business days and given the managers card, but it should have been rectified that day. Still loved... More 

Thank SEBentley
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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152 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We were in from Minnesota and we were told that the restaurant was really good at the Strand. So happy that we decided to not do the touristy Broadway restaurants. The white truffle risotto, crispy chicken and crispy arepas were to die for. Chef Kelvin personally served the truffles. It really is a gem. Gotta go back.

Thank 386trugrit
Concord, North Carolina
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had dinner one night and we both chose their signature dish, Crispy Chicken. It seems it was the Chef's winning dish during the Bobby Flay's Throwdown series on FoodNetwork. It was very good but very small portions. It came with a roasted baby carrot, and potatoes. Not enough to satisfy even a small appetite. I ordered mine along with... More 

Thank Senegal78
Columbia SC
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153 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I tried the burrata appetizer and the salmon entree and both were very well prepared and tasty. The price point was a little high for the ambience there (it's not a fancy place), but the food is worth checking out.

Thank GamecockGirl
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Staying at the hotel and had a late night dinner with my 20 year old daughter. We had the arepas appetizer, and it was delicious so we ordered a 2nd one. We shared the mushroom pasta, it was perfect and delicious!

Thank Karen M
Vail, Colorado
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158 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Located inside the Marriott Pulse Vacation Club, this restaurant is open B-L-D. We enjoyed both the breakfast and dinners we ate here. High quality food, very understated surroundings. Prices are about average for NYC. Walking distance from Times Square.

Thank Linda F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 11:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 W 37th St, New York City, NY 10018-6201
    (Between 5th and 6th avenues)
  • Public Transportation: Stops Subways 34th street and 6th avenue. R, N, Q, W, B, D, F, V. A, C, and E trains to 34th Street and 8th Avenue
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 646-368-6397

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