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Delmonico's

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Financial District
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56 Beaver St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10004-2436 (William & South William)
+1 212-509-1144
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11:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I went here one late afternoon. We did make reservations but came in 45 minutes early and they sat us early. Great food, very old style, elegant. No dress code, we were in jean and tennis shoes. Pricey but worth the trip.

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West Orange, New Jersey
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are few places that can match the charm of Delmonico's and no place can match it's history. However, when dinner for three costs a plane ticket to Cali you are entitled to expect top of the line fare. Can't say we got it. a crab meat cocktail was decidedly tiny and entirely average. The Delmonico steak ($61) was good,... More 

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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Took clients to dinner there last night, a party of five (5) in total. The atmosphere is incredible and the service was great. However, the steak wasn't. Two of the five (5) of us ordered their "signature steak" - the Delmonico. I have ordered many ribeyes in many restaurants, both with and without the bone. I have also prepared them... More 

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Herndon, Virginia
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had lunch there. It appeared to be nearly all "Wall Street Types," with us the only tourists. It has a good "beef house" menu, and the wine and service were up to snuff. I strongly recommend the bacon and octopus (yes) appetizer. My wife had a "small" (10 oz) steak and I had the pork chop... More 

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old school cool and the best bang for the buck on Restaurant Week. 8oz. fillet, crab cakes and NYC cheesecake all done to perfection and served by pros. Quick without feeling rushed, attentive without being annoying. Can't say enough great things.

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Syosset, New York
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125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Glad we had a reservation. My husband and I were celebrating my birthday and were seated in a nice cozy nook. the atmosphere takes you back to the 1840's when the restaurant first opened. Wooden trim, painting of people of yore, and an amazing amount of staff to wait on your every need. To start, my husband ordered the lobster... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly praised steakhouse. Serving good steaks - but there is no more magic around it. You can find similar places many times in New York.

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Portland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible dining experience. The steaks were second to none. We ordered the Newberg Lobster to start and it was amazing! Fantastic wine selection, and a perfectly shaken dirty martini. We will be back next time we are in NYC.

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the Delmonico steak and is was really great and huge. It is not an cheap place but in our opinion the quality fits to the pricing. The service was good and we got a table for three even without an reservation.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

I have only eaten at the bar, numerous times.I like the fact that I can just stroll in and have dinner.It is absolutely delicious.The Delmonico steak frites, the Sliders an unbelievable tasting burger, the calamari ,the onion rings, the Cobb salad ...All of it is perfection.They make an outstanding martini as wellThe service is impeccable, the atmosphere fun and lively.Love... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Beaver St, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10004-2436
    (William & South William)
  • Public Transportation: N,R,Z,3,4,5 trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-509-1144
Description
America's first fine dining restaurant, Delmonico's has been serving fine American food to New York's connoisseurs in its premier location at the heart of Manhattan's financial district. Since opening at 56 Beaver Street in 1837, Delmonico's has been renowned as the birthplace of the Delmonico Steak, Delmonico Potatoes, Eggs Benedict, Lobster Newburg, and Baked Alaska. Upon opening, the original Delmonico's offered then-unheard of luxuries such as private dining rooms, an extensive wine cellar, innovative cuisine, and, above all, warm, personal service. Today, the restaurant continues to honour its heritage with the same warm hospitality and fine cuisine. Delmonico's menu features a range of traditional dishes in addition to the prime Delmonico Steak, aged to perfection in the aging room. Having introduced many dishes and dining customs to America, to dine at Delmonico's is to experience history.

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Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial District is where New York City began as a center of commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful setting are complemented by museums, countless skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District, home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis Island to learn about the vital immigrant history of the city.
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