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Brasserie Ruhlmann

45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
+1 212-974-2020
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (16 reviews)
“croque monsieur” (10 reviews)
“hanger steak” (12 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

DISCLOSURE. WE WALKED OUT AND DIDNT EAT HERE. PLEASE READ THE REVIEW. THE ATTITUDE AND POSTURE OF THE MAITRE'D WAS DESPICABLE. I dont remember the last time I walked out of a restaurant before the menus were given to us. I am in New York...More

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went into this restaurant en spec on Mothering Sunday which was also our 50 th wedding anniversary. The place was great. A really smart establishment which was warm in atmosphere, and the staff were efficient and professional. The menu was varied, and between us...More

Thank Lawrie a
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on time and were escorted to the table by the concierge, out waiter was very attentive and provided good service at the table throughout the meal. We were a party of four and everyone agreed the meal was good. The portion sizes were...More

Thank Iain M
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit too touristic place but in the heart of Rockfeller center, what to expect? We went there passing by and disappointed about welcoming and cold service. No dish for kids, prices excessive, tip 20% on top of bill automatically added. Food is good but...More

Thank Colombano D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you dine inside or outside, it is well worth your time. Exceptional food and service. We both had the vegetarian "Beyond Burger," an exceptional dish that even the most hardcore carnivore would approve. The accompanying fries were delicious (the only thing that might have...More

1  Thank Michael A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Again...and the French Onion soup is still delicious....make a reservation or you will be disappointed. Without a booking, you may not get to spend the afternoon with a bottle of wine and a first class seat for parade of nations. Food is great and the...More

Thank Stylelust
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location good food nice people but service sloppy. Took some really good meat but could never get served a second coke and took 20mins to get the check. Lucky it was a sunny day.

1  Thank Ben C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to the "Brunch" on Sunday morning. Really a great place to eat outside and the food is tremendous as well as the "bloody Mary's". Reasonably priced. Do not miss. Will definitely revisit on next trip to NYC!

1  Thank ronBAIA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very conveniently located mid town with a good traditional atmosphere - has the feel of a long standing institution. Not modern and innovative like down town restaurants but excellent service and a comfortable menu. Enjoyed the day's special, blackened swordfish while the others enhjoyed plump...More

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Visited New York prior to Christmas and I happened upon this place by accident, simply because it was so close to the rink and the tree, we ended up back there a second time. It was busy but we managed to find a place to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Rockefeller Plz, New York City, NY 10111-0100
    (50th street, between 5th and 6th Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: F-D-B-M to Rockefeller Center 6 to 51 St & Lexington Ave. Walk south to 50th St. Walk west towards 5th Ave. 1 to 50th St and Broadway. Walk east towards 5th Ave. N-R subway line to 49 St. and 7th Ave. Walk north to 50th St. Walk east towards 5th Ave.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-974-2020
  • E-mail
Enjoy the casual elegance of this French brasserie, centrally located in New York’s Rockefeller Center. It’s a prime location for business lunches, relaxed dinners, holiday celebrations and private events. Spring through Fall our large terrace is an ideal place to gather for dining and cocktails.Visit us and experience French classics in abundance.
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