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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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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 2 weeks ago via mobile

we were expecting a much better restaurant after watching Willie Degel tv show. As for the waiters not talking between service. The food is good but nothing spectacular, and we couldn t eat in the evening. I don t recommand the chocolate mousse whose texture...More

Thank Dorothy R
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Great service, good location. I LOVE how they prepare the steaks with a good char on the outside and perfect cook on the inside. The sides were awesome too. I'll be back when I'm back in town!

Thank JNelsonDFW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife just stumbled across Uncle Jacks Steakhouse but we sure were glad we did, we had a few drinks and a Steak Sandwich, the sandwich was to die for, the steak just melted in my mouth. Would definitely recommend Uncle Jacks for...More

Thank Sugna55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this place because of the the bartenders. The manager Joe and the bartenders Paul and Karen are great. Food is good and they manage the crowd so that no one behaves poorly. Lobster Bisque is excellent...so are the burgers. Classic steakhouse

Thank B M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped into Uncle Jacks on Friday lunch time after ice skating in Central Park there were 8 of us in total and we were found a table straight awayThe waiters were attentive and had great customer service. First of all we were offered freshly...More

1  Thank Golfhighlander139
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and my partner had 5 days in New York and we knew that a steakhouse was definitely something we wanted to do. We looked on line and decided on Uncle Jacks and we were so glad we did!! We were made welcome from the...More

Thank KarD_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just found my new favorit restaurant ate of the lunch menu and 8 people in the company thought it was tho die for lobster starter was beautifully presented 10 out 10

Thank James c
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

My partner and I booked online for early evening dinner whilst spending a few days in NY prior to another holiday. On arrival we were greeted by friendly staff who promptly showed us to our table. Our Waiter was Jose, who delivered service with the...More

Thank aliboulton
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We found the Uncle Jacks Steakhouse during our trip through NYC coincidentally. And i have to say lucky us! Ok the prices are higher than in all other restaurant but the quality of food is also higher than in all other restaurant. We took the...More

Thank Chicco D
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Have visited Jack's many times. My last two visits were so disapapointing that we will never be back. A reservation that was made was not honored as made. The bartender was resentful of the problem, and the GM had a who cares attitude. I have...More

2  Thank tgadams
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
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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
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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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