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La Grenouille

3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
+1 212-752-1495
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
Neighbourhood: Midtown
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had the pleasure of our fourth visit to "the temple" in as many years. Perfect service, atmosphere and food--as always. From the noise and crowds on the street one enters a sort of cocoon, filled with flowers, white linen, velvet banquets....More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was in newyork on business and we often visit here and the meal is always amazing. French dining and the atmosohere is romantic. The staff are happy and so attentive. will book again for our visit in the summer

Thank ladycambell
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first visit to La Grenouille, as we had two milestone birthdays to celebrate and it seemed like the right setting for such important occasions. We have probably had 240 dinners in NYC over the years and now wonder why it took us...More

Thank hazelmom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Conveniently located just off 5th Avenue at 52nd Street, La Grenouille offers to its demanding clientele a fine menu offering a diverse variety of dishes, comfortable seating, superb food, and excellent service. I especially like their lobster bisque soup and the smoked salmon, but have...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I wanted a special evening out (dinner and theater) in NYC before she moves to the other coast. She wanted French so I chose La Grenouille. We were not disappointed! From atmosphere, to menu choices, and amazing attentive service it was a...More

Thank NHTravella
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an elegant French restaurant that has an exceptional ambiance, outstanding food and service, and lives up to its well deserved reputation. Our favorite dish is the Dover Sole, which is prepared and served table side. We have dined here many times through the...More

Thank thefriedlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was very good. Not personal like I am used to in the south, but no issues and they were very attentive. The food was very good. I didn't care for what I got, but my husband's beef bourguignon was delicious, as was the...More

Thank leringle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's very well decorated, nice table settings, tables far apart, hence quiet. The service was attentive, indeed a bit intrusive, though I find it disturbing to hear a foreign-but-not-French accent from servers in a very self-consciously French restaurant. "Is that supposed to impress the hicks?"...More

Thank Charon666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Grenouille continues to be a tradition in NYC - excellent French cuisine and superb service - don't forget to admire the spectacular flower arrangements!

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a classic french restaurant. The room is beautiful with many mirrors and flowers. The service was a bit stuffy. The food was delicious but rich. We were seated side by side in quite cramped conditions with a cord to an electric lamp as...More

Thank Judith042
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How do you pronounce this restaurant?
23 May 2017|
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Response from beth w | Reviewed this property |
La Grenweeeeee
Claire-Louise F
Hello, I am wondering if La Grenouille is open on Christmas day. If so, how much per person?
8 November 2016|
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Response from Marcelo V | Reviewed this property |
Hi I'm not sure but I spent 200 per person without wine. It is not a cheap restaurant
Juliette Z
Hello - can you please tell me approximately the cost of the dining per person....is the a fixed price menu? Thank you!
13 October 2016|
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Response from swid9 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is a fixed price about $135 pp plus beverage plus gratuity plus tax plus bongo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
    (Between Fifth and Madison Avenues)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-752-1495
  • E-mail