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Blue Ribbon Brasserie

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$$ - $$$
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97 Sullivan St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10012-3663
+1 212-274-0404
16:00 - 04:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 04:00
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Rochester, NY
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow!! I saw this place on a Cooking Channel show for their bone marrow with oxtail marmalade. My husband and I were in the area for something else and thought we would stop in. It was packed and there were 2 seats at the bar. It was part bar part raw bar. Both raw server and bartender were very attentive... More 

Thank MAMP
St. Louis, Missouri
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our dinner reservation was at Blue Ribbon Brasserie, on Sullivan Street at the convergence of the West Village and SoHo. Brothers Bruce and Eric Bromberg opened the eclectic restaurant in 1992, their first, and now have an empire of bars and brasseries, as well as fried chicken, sushi and bakery establishments, throughout the country. The restaurant was bustling, with as... More 

Thank hhammerman
Toronto, Canada
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106 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant wad rdcokmnded to us by our local friends and it didnt disappoint. We started with the escargot which was prepared non-tradiotinally on a bourguignon style sauce...fantastic! We then shared the fried chicken and hanger steak. Some of the best fried chicken I've had. Amazing restaurant

Thank Sophie F
Batavia, Illinois
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend recommended this restaurant in Soho and we went on a Wednesday night. Had a 6:15pm reservation we confirmed online. You can't make a reservation on the phone until after 4pm when the place opens, and judging from the overflow crowd by 7pm, it could be tough to get in if you wait. The staff are amazing - every... More 

Thank Sherry K
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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79 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Quaint dark intimate and a great little spot for dinner in the heart of Soho. Staff delightful, serve on point. Food simple and well executed. Plenty of seafood the prawns in various styles were all great. Good selection of bistro American style favourites with a French twist. Nice selection of wines and cocktails. The place was packed and had a... More 

Thank Alan G
Oakville, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This quaint restaurant in SOHO is awesome and would recommend it. Service was fantastic and food amazing. We had the lobster app and Paella for dinner. Amazing. You will not be dissappointed in this place. Price was fine.

Thank Redstone-MB
Long Island, NY
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91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Their hours are 4 PM to 4 AM, and when we showed up at 4:30, we were the first customers. By the time we left at 6 PM, the dozen or so tables were almost all filled. Every morsel was melt-in-your-mouth good, and the cocktails were fabulous. We had two appetizers, two mains, a shared dessert, and three rounds of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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112 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

3.5 stars. The place was too dark. The one candle on the table made it a bit hard to see the food. The place is small so reservation is essential. We went there for the bone marrows. We had it and the foie gras for appetizers. The bread they came with were soft and really complemented the flavors. The foie... More 

Thank Shemivad
Houston, Texas
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

A great experience with great food. Very small, so make a reservation! Good menu selections and a great wine list. Service was A+++++++

Thank tpbpa
Zichron Yaakov, Israel
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64 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, service pleasant and professional, wine recommendation was also good. We had a very good time, will come back next time we are in the city.

Thank Opher

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
American, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97 Sullivan St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10012-3663
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > SoHo
  • Neighbourhood: SoHo
  • Phone Number: +1 212-274-0404
Located on Sullivan Street at the convergence of the West Village and SoHo, Blue Ribbon's bustling dining room and friendly bar have been serving neighborhood regulars and culinary industry insiders since 1992. The Bromberg Brothers' eclectic vision first sprang to life here and has blossomed into an iconic destination known for its late-night dining scene where the country's top chefs congregate and eat after closing their own kitchens. Subdued lighting, red velvet banquettes and mustard hued walls, pristine oysters and countless culinary tales are all well-known trademarks of this, the flagship and original Blue Ribbon.

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