Burton and Doyle Steakhouse
Burton and Doyle Steakhouse

Burton and Doyle Steakhouse

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.burtonanddoyle.com/
  • Phone: 5164879200x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Lunch: Monday - Friday 12:00pm-4:00pm
    Dinner: Monday - Thursday 4:00pm-10:00pm, Friday & Saturday 4:00pm-11:00pm, Sunday 3:00pm-9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX,Discover,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Sushi, Steak, Seafood
  • Dress Code: Business Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking Area, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Personal wines welcome, Personal wines welcome (corkage fee applies), Private Room, Smoking Area, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Catering: We have two banquet rooms lavishly decorated in a classical setting with warm fireplaces and mahogany accents. Our private rooms can accommodate groups of 15 to 100 for your special events. We specialize in corporate, pharmaceutical dinner programs and social events of all kinds. We invite you to join us for an exceptional and truly memorable dining experience.
    Contact our Director of Banquet Sales:
    Carla Barnett at (516) 487-9200
    E-Mail: CBNorth@aol.com
  • Private Party Facilities: Private dining available for 15-100 people. Special packages available.
  • Private Party Contact: Carla Barnett 5164879200

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Lakeville Rd
  • Parking: Valet
A word from Burton and Doyle Steakhouse
A staple in this area for the past decade, we continue to enjoy a reputation for outstanding fare in a traditional steakhouse setting. We serve the finest variety of chops, steaks, and seafood with innovative specials created by our culinary team daily. The USDA certified prime, dry-aged beef as well as our world class sushi menu sets our standard of excellence. Our Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence winning wine program features more than 700 selections by the bottle and more than 25 selections by the glass. Our sommelier is always available to help you select the perfect wine to accompany your meal. We have two banquet rooms lavishly decorated in a classical setting with warm fireplaces and mahogany accents. Our private rooms can accommodate groups of 12 to 100 for your special events. We specialize in corporate and social events of all kinds. We invite you to join us for an exceptional and truly memorable dining experience.
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Burton and Doyle Steakhouse reviews from OpenTable diners
55 reviews since July 2, 2014
Overall Rating4.1
  • Food4.2
    Service4.1
  • Ambiance3.9
    Noise LevelModerate
82% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (32)notable wine list (22)fit for foodies (17)good for groups (16)neighborhood gem (11)romantic (10)vibrant bar scene (8)hot spot (5)great for lunch (3)kid-friendly (3)great for brunch (1)Show More
  • A Work in progress
    harryopentableVIP
    Dined on 10/24/2014
    This restaurant is re-inventing itself and the work is not finished so that final judgment has to be reserved. The food was still good as was the ambience. Noise level is still bordwerinbg on unsatisfactory,. Service was impeccable. The prices were out of sight and with a split salad, one drink , 3 sides, and a 3 small and 1 large sirloin the tab was $190 incl. tip for 2 people.. On a Sat night the place was half full ( or half empty depending on your point of view.) Compared to the many steak restaurants in the area I would still place it last on my list
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Lots of Variety on choices
    likingGreatNeck
    Dined on 10/23/2014
    We visited while under construction but it didn't take away from the ambiance once seated. The wait staff is ultra friendly and all dressed in nice sport jackets. The menu boasts sushi and lots of seafood (raw/cocktail/cooked) choices. A great array of land and sea varieties. The side dishes deserve more mention as they were a hit at our table. Most notable, the hash browns and bacon. It was one of the best I've had and made differently than other steakhouses. The potatoes were crisp and crunchy like fries but cut into bite sized cubed pieces w/ generous bacon pieces to accompany them. Roasted mushrooms were perfectly seasoned. Our steak was the bone in Rib...very good, with or without their house sauce. Cooked perfectly.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for lunch, hot spot, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2011
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    I was disappointed in the service and food . They were very disorganized . Good was just fair , my lobster tail was overlooked and rubbery and filet was tasteless
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  • Excellent
    FranksIsWonderful
    Dined on 10/18/2014
    Excellent steaks as I remember it from years ago! Definitely would consider coming back to Burton & Doyles as opposed to Morton!
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Under new ownership
    likegoodfood
    Dined on 10/14/2014
    Sign said under new ownership. Obviously some minor renovations were being made. Steak was very good. Appetizers were OK. I ordered a dozen clams but got only half dozen. I felt it wasn't worth saying anything at that point. Service was rather slow considering the place was not crowded. Had to ask for more bread, considering the prices shouldn't have to ask. Have been here many times and steaks always bring me back. Service seems somewhat worse under "new ownership." Only hope they get themselves together soon.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • It was OK
    pinklady13VIP
    Dined on 10/13/2014
    We went for the special which was good value. The food was good. The service...could not decide if all of the servers were new and nervous or just obnoxious but we did not get their humor. The food was OK but we will continue to go the short distance to Morton's where it is upscale, relaxed and elegant.
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Wonderful.
    Karen
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Waiter took our drink and dinner order, then we never saw him again. Constantly different people serving us.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Delicious Steak and Sushi
    debp93
    Dined on 10/11/2014
    The restaurant is under new ownership and they are renovating while open. The main dining room was lovely, and the food was wonderful. The service was good, though they seemed a bit pressured. I was impressed that they remembered (from my reservation) that we were celebrating a birthday, and I had asked for a candle in a dessert. (Most restaurants need a personal reminder.) The sushi rolls were delicious, and the steak was prepared perfectly. The sides were terrific, and the salads were enjoyable as well.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2005
    Dined on 10/4/2014
    This is one of a number of premium steakhouses on Northern Blvd's Steak Row, but well below the others. The steaks were no more than adequate for the price and overdone, with rare being served at medium rare, and medium rare at medium. The waiters, while well-meaning, were overly intrusive and irritatingly chummy -- clearly not trained. The hostess was also untrained and not even well meaning -- not even feigning a smile as we were greeted and seated. The room is ostentatious and distracting, with a widescreen TV at the bar facing directly into the main dining area and overly loud music piped in from above. I know now why I was able to get a reservation for Saturday on Saturday.
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  • Needs to work out some kinks
    MovingTarget
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    The staff was super-friendly and courteous. Several signs point out they are under new ownership and that became obvious. Some servers were polished professionals and others seemed new. French Onion Soup and the "sushi special" (rice in a potato croquette topped with spicy tuna) were both delicious. A creamy potato soup arrived cold. One of us ordered sushi as an entree and they accidentally brought out that with the apps. For mains, one of us had steak which was "so so" another had the triple sliders plate -- which arrived cold and undercooked. All in all the food was above mediocre and service the same. Under the old ownership, this place was great and could be again. They just need to work out some kinks. Wine list was impressive though!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great
    notek
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Every year on our anniversary, we celebrate it at Burton & Doyle. The food is outstanding. The place is special. Great place to celebrate an occassion. Would recommend it highly
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, special occasion, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Better than it has been for years
    lg11360VIP
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    We learned at dinner that it's under new ownership. We were impressed with the food and the service. The owner introduced himself to us and explained that he is renovating the restaurant. I am eager to see what he does. It's already a nice place but it needs new energy - hopefully the bar crowd will come back as well. I'd recommend it. The food was really very good. The wine is very over priced but that's typical of a NY steakhouse I guess.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Michael
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    The restaurant is apparently going through a number of changes. That aside, the bread basket was worse than a diner, the service was adequate but not what I am used to and although the tuna was perfect as a dish, it was grossly overpriced. I will most likely give the place 1 more chance before moving on.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Burton & Doyle
    OpenTable Diner Since 2010
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    My rib steak was slightly overcooked, but everything else was excellent. The service was top notch and food was delicious.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great Steakhouse
    pmnyVIP
    Dined on 8/29/2014
    Under new ownership. had not been for years and gave it a try. Food and service was very good. Friday night wine special was nice buy any wine over $150 get 50% off the price. will be back
    Special Features:
    good for groups, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Service much improved
    Rose
    Dined on 8/23/2014
    In the past although food good service was not. New staff significant improvement
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love the opus wine
    annmarieVIP
    Dined on 8/22/2014
    Great service and a great piece of steak. They could lower the half price wine down to 100 instead of 150 a little high
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Great experience
    BATESQ
    Dined on 8/17/2014
    It was a great experience for my wife, son and I. We are used to eating at top-notch restaurants, and we were not disappointed. The service was attentive, but not suffocating. Each request was meet with a smile, and willingness exceed our expectations. The portions were filling, but not so large that feel guilty leaving food on your plate, or stuffing yourself so as to keep up your membership in the "clean plate club".
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  • Great steak house
    DoNobuVIP
    Dined on 8/16/2014
    Great restaurant. New owners took great attention to every detail to enhance the dining experience. Sushi fresh. Steaks tasty. Great desserts
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • tooobad
    Dined on 8/9/2014
    Very enjoyable evening and the steak and sliders were great
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Fabulous Steak!
    LindaBVIP
    Dined on 8/8/2014
    My Scallop appetizer with corn was superb, the Filet Mignon was magnificent and done just the way I asked. The only minus was our waiter who appeared to be unhappy to be there and annoyed that he was required to wait on us. I have been here many times and the staff is usually top notch so I was surprised. Perhaps he had a bad day😞
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, romantic, special occasion, neighborhood gem, hot spot, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great North Shore Steakhouse
    JWH48
    Dined on 8/3/2014
    We went here for our 40th wedding anniversary for our first time at this restaurant. The staff was attentive without being intrusive. My appetizer was something called a Kobe Rock, a small grill with a heated rock placed on the table on which I cooked thin slices of Kobe beef. Very tasty. Our steaks were cooked perfectly and had no fat or gristle. The side orders were of substantial size. The apple crisps were also substantial in size and very tasty. There was plenty of space between the tables. We felt very welcome.
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • LikeSteak
    likegoodfood
    Dined on 7/29/2014
    Everything was "good" BUT, when my party arrived there was nobody to seat or greet us at the door. In other words, no hostess. After a minute or so two young women appeared from the rear of the restaurant and did seat us. For an establishment of this price and ostensible class, this was unacceptable. Somebody should be available to seat/greet us immediately. This was a bad way to start an expensive dinner and UNACCEPTABLE.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • great restaurant
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 7/26/2014
    Haven't been there for years and everything was just as good as I remembered. Waiter was very accommodating. Pleasant atmosphere
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Switched lobster
    OpenTable Diner Since 2007VIP
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    My husband ordered a lobster and wanted a 1lb one and they said ok. After he ordered it they told him they only have 2lb ones. He said ok. When the lobster came they gave him a 1 lb body and 2lb claws. They switched the claws on him. They were very tough. It was like they gave him different claws so that they can get to 2lbs for the additional cost. Restaurant empty and the food took over 25 minutes to get. Not interested to return. Supposedly under new ownership. Have been there in the past and used to be much better. Not impressed at all.
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  • Just good, nothing special
    Food2
    Dined on 7/24/2014
    Had grilled salmon and house salad. Bland nothing memorable.
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  • Steak, Steak, Steak
    Forked
    Dined on 7/19/2014
    If you want a prime cut of meat, this is the place to go. The Porterhouse was perfect. Every bite was mouth watering. Service was excellent, staff pleasant and knowledgeable. Great Evening.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Ratings-Only Reviews
    Based on 28 ratings-only reviews submitted since July 2, 2014
    • Overall Rating4.4
    • Food4.5
    • Ambiance4
    • Service4.4
    • Noise LevelModerate
  • The following 576 reviews are from the Burton and Doyle Steakhouse reviews archive.
  • Customer
    Dined on 6/28/2014
    Quality of steak - poor prime - however, if important to reader, cooked well. Maitre'd wished to race us thru our meal due to the quality of our jeans and t shirts: however, noticeable change in attitude occurred when we saw we all had AMEX - Black Cards., No reason to recommend this restaurant to anyone. Overall - given price level very disappointing experience. and definately will not return.
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  • food was good
    Di10
    Dined on 6/27/2014
    service a little slow as it was busy, the steaks were great
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    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Over rated and overlooked
    Richlew52VIP
    Dined on 6/26/2014
    When the maître D swing by to ask, how is everything? I told him: tge baked clams were very over cooked, the medium rare $50 ribeye was served medium. The sides were all cooked right. Since Mirtgern BL d is Steak Riw, I would keep driving in either direction.
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  • Not what it used to be...
    Hungry22
    Dined on 6/22/2014
    Food was great but I didn't get that "upscale steakhouse" feeling w/ the service...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, special occasion, great for lunch
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Love to eat ?....dine here !
    whatagemVIP
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    The steaks are unbelievable...the fish is wonderful...the sides and salads are tasty.......the service is very good and the staff is very pleasant.....the bar is busy with regulars and the bar patrons and bartenders are very friendly......I recommend this to anyone for a fun drinking and dining experience.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, great for outdoor dining, romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, late-night find, neighborhood gem, vibrant bar scene, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Not worth a return trip
    Diner4459
    Dined on 6/21/2014
    The Cosmopolitan I had was good and an ample size. Calamari batter was very nice, crisp, light served hot, but the calamari itself was a bit chewy. Rib eye was cooked as specified but not as tender and flavorful as expected for the price. Brussels sprouts were a little overdone, fries and onion rings were pedestrian. Would not recommend for the price.
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    vibrant bar scene
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Porterhouse Palace
    Golem212VIP
    Dined on 6/15/2014
    Burton & Doyle was the perfect place for a Father's Day dinner. I split an excellent Porterhouse steak with another diner. Sides and salads are generously proportioned and nicely finished. The wines, by and large, are quite expensive, but a 2010 Louis M. Martinini Cabernet Napa for $80 proved to be a good choice. Service is friendly and professional.
    Special Features:
    special occasion, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • annmarieVIP
    Dined on 6/11/2014
    I loved this restaurant and would love to go again.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 6/8/2014
    I booked my reservation online from the burton and doyle website. Which uses open table. I made it for a 9pm date with a friend I hadnt seen in a long time. Luckily it wasnt a business dinner bc if it was it would of been an even worse night. So open table through burton and doyle took my reservation never letting me know that on that night they closed at 9. Untill me and my date were a couple minutes away, calling to inform them we were running late. At which point they told me they were closed
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  • Good Place to eat
    Tony
    Dined on 5/29/2014
    Food is good and so is the service. The steaks are still one of the best around Queens, and the service is very friendly and willing to answer all questions.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good food
    Laurence
    Dined on 5/23/2014
    Food was very good with good service. We have been going for years, and is our old standby. Steak preparation recently changed to being served sliced, but we will ask for steak served whole in the future. Much juicier that way.
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    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Good
    BigMacVIP
    Dined on 5/21/2014
    Service was fantastic! Oysters and tuna ta tare were excellent. Steak and lobster were OK. Steak needed a little more flavor and the lobster we a little over cooked.
    Special Features:
    romantic, special occasion, great for lunch, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Michael
    Dined on 5/17/2014
    This was the first time since going there that there were issues. Not only did two of the four dinners come out incomplete but also the main server was not as attentive as others were in the past. For a Saturday night in which the restaurant was not crowded, this was surprising and makes one consider if the standards of the restaurant are changing and not for the better.
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    romantic
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    • Noise LevelModerate