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Rocco Steakhouse

72 Madison Ave, Between 27th & 28th Street, New York City, NY 10016-8731
+1 212-696-9660
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good18%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“german potatoes” (12 reviews)
“ribeye” (13 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Italian, Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
72 Madison Ave, Between 27th & 28th Street, New York City, NY 10016-8731
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Rocco Steakhouse
1. USDA Prime Beef Dry-Aged
"The steak was cooked to perfection and melted in your mouth"
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2. Freshest Seafood in NYC
"chilled seafood tower was easily the best seafood I have ever eaten."
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3. Extensive, Luxurious Wine List
"The wine list is impressive and the food was delicious."
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the entire family for an evening of fantastic food & adventure. The food was amazing the service was nothing I have ever experienced. By far the most enjoyable and entertaining dinner in NYC. We will return at every opportunity!

Thank KeeBlair
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We dined in this restaurant last 11/04. When we paied the bill by Credit card, a gentleman dressed as a waiter called me back claiming the tip... Service was not so good, nor the waiter served us was particularly careful to customers. I was totally...More

Thank traveller_2377
PeteP698, Owner at Rocco Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Giuseppe, I am so sorry to hear about your experience the other night. We take great pride in our service and we are disappointed to learn that yours did not meet our expectations. Please allow us the chance to make it up to you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love this place! The food is amazing, the service is top notch, and it is such a low-key environment, with nice people and great ambience. I really do feel blessed to have this as a local place in my neighborhood and to have my...More

Thank ClintArthur
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My Brother brought me to the City for my first time ever and was planning to take us to another fine dining steak house that we frequent in other parts of the Country. I'm a foodie at heart, if I can use that term at...More

Thank Allalone1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good steak and service! Very friendly personnel. Good wine list! And when it’s your birthday the whole restaurant will sing for you.

Thank C M
PeteP698, Owner at Rocco Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the great review! We look forward to having you back with us again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there ans had a very nice meal.We ordered filet mignon and it was very good. We have not ordered table in advance but that wasn’t a problem. We waited in the bar for half an hour and that was nice. The portions are...More

Thank StllaMarina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been twice and found waiters very cooperative. Best of all, I get the steak the way I want it, not the way the cook wants it: medium. Nowhere else do I get that on the first try.

Thank Alan O
PeteP698, Owner at Rocco Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Alan, thank you for the review! We’re so happy that you enjoy our steak and that it’s cooked to your liking. See you again next time!

Reviewed October 9, 2018

We had a reservation that I would recommend to everybody because it is a busy place. Seated and offered drinks we had a chance to have a look around this cosy and well presented restaurant. We had around 3 people serving us, making sure the...More

Thank HanaPeter
PeteP698, Owner at Rocco Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Hana, thank you for the review and 5 star rating as well as your recommendations! We’re so glad that you enjoyed everything we had to offer and even had some extra to take home. Come back again soon!

Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch, and had the ribeye special. Steak was tasty and flavorful, but on the thin side. For the size of the cut it was a bit pricey at $38. Service was outstanding, very attentive and gracious. Restaurant is near Madison square park. Interior...More

Thank AndiamoAMagna
Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful birthday celebration for my daughter. We had a great table, flawless service and great food. I had a bone in filet and it was out of this world. Delicious. My steak was perfectly cooked. I had a wedge salad and the blue cheese dressing...More

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PeteP698, Owner at Rocco Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Hi James, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. It was a pleasure having you and your family for your daughter’s birthday celebration. Hope to see you again soon!

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Questions & Answers
August 13, 2016|
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Response from PeteP698 | Property representative |
Good morning, Unfortunately we do not permit alcohol to be brought in by guests to Rocco Steakhouse. We have an extensive wine list and knowledgeable staff who will be able to help find the perfect beverage for you and your... More
August 13, 2016|
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Response from sinead776 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Madison Ave, Between 27th & 28th Street, New York City, NY 10016-8731
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > NoMad
  • Neighbourhood: NoMad
  • Phone Number: +1 212-696-9660
  • E-mail
Rocco Steakhouse is meticulously managed by Pete Pjetrovic (former GM at Wolfgang's Steakhouse) whose team takes pride in providing patrons with world-class service, impeccable quality in the finest wines, steaks and freshest seafood, to make every meal with us an unforgettable experience. All of our prime steaks and chops are dry-aged on-site and served by a dedicated and knowledgeable staff each with a minimum of 10 years steakhouse experience. The setting is primed to impress: whether for a romantic dinner, a power lunch, a client dinner or a family celebration.
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