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Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Midtown

44 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3827
+1 212-245-1550
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Seafood, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
44 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3827
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Sponsored by: Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Midtown
1. Great Experience
"a genuine attitude focused on providing a great experience."
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2. Perfectly Prepared Every Time
"Steaks here are just perfectly prepared every time"
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3. This Ticks The Box
"If you're looking for brunch, lunch or dinner this ticks the box"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I decided to treat myself to a nice steak dinner on my last night in New York, and found this steakhouse highly recommended by a number of websites. The steak was amazing - a goregous melt in your mouth 8 oz filet, and the lobster...More

Thank xpstyle
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a skinny guy from Canada who has a vague idea how big an 'ounce' is. I ordered a 44oz Porterhouse for Two thinking "Oh, I should be able to eat that." The waiter asked if I wanted to add some sides. "Sure, and...More

Thank Lawrence C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Standard Disclaimer: I am an older, overweight male who likes to eat. If given the choice between quantity and quality of food, I pick quantity every time. If the reader is a Vegan, vegetarian, or an anti-glutite, feel free to stop reading now. I don't...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I ate here when we were out shopping since we had all become starving after walking around that day. It was the first place we came upon that looked interesting so decided to try it out. The atmosphere is nice and old...More

Thank Darby I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This fantastic place was recommended by a friend , they were not wrong everything from the decor to the service was amazing . Old world charm and a friendliness that felt like you’d know them for years . The maitre d’ was wonderfully friendly so...More

Thank Happyhumph
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this place as friends had been to a wedding reception in previous years. We went for lunch after ice skating in Central Park and boy was it good. The homemade bread to share is a must and the lobster salad is fantastic....More

Thank Golfhighlander139
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Normally I dont feel compelled to write a review, but here I did. I am a long time fan of Uncle Jack's and do admit readily the food is very good overall. What I was not happy with in my last visit however was the...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

We have been loyal customers of “Ben and Jacks steakhouse” but after our last experience was poor we were recommended Uncle Jacks by a guy working in a shoe shop This place didn’t disappoint! We had porterhouse for 2, broccoli and sweet potato fries. Everything...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

An expensive restaurant. The staff is polite but not organized. The meat was ok but for the price I expected much more. I suggest that you avoid it.

Thank Florbela M
Reviewed 31 March 2018

They are known for their burger - and it was really good. The service was also satisfactory. The coffee however was terrible - if that was being an espresso I don't know the taste of espresso

Thank Finn J
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Questions & Answers
Sheila H
30 July 2017|
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Response from Uncle J | Property representative |
Midtown. 56st right over the bridge or close to the tunnel.
13 October 2016|
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Response from Maxebird | Reviewed this property |
No. Casual dining.
13 October 2016|
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Response from Tricia L | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but ppl were dressed nicely. U can share the sides but they have a 2 person option for steaks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-3827
    (Between 5th and 6th Avenues)
  • Public Transportation: Within three blocks of the B, D, E, F, M, N, Q, R subways and walking distance to 1 and 2 subways.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-1550
  • E-mail
"The Best Steakhouse in New York City," where superior quality and obsessive dedication to craft are the norm. Said by many to have the best steak in New York, Uncle Jack's is proud to have served some of the world's most educated and discriminating food connoisseurs.Since its inception in 1996, Uncle Jack's has become legendary for unsurpassed consistency and quality. Serving the best steak in New York means featuring the finest USDA Prime Beef, cut to our exact specifications and aged between 28-35 days. World famous Kobe steaks, and a full menu of the finest foods available, are just a few more reasons why Uncle Jack's has become a steakhouse landmark without equal.
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