Amber Steak House

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310 Reviews
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$31 to $50
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Steakhouse
History:
Established in 2010
We take great pride in being Greenpoint’s first and only classic steak house. Our kitchen is a full two-stories, equipped with three refrigerators for beer, seafood, vegetables and steaks. Our state-of-the-art kitchen also boasts smokers, steamers and broilers on which the chef can cook multiple steaks at once. We look forward to serving our community of Greenpoint for many years.
Specialties:
We provide you a range of steak options from an eight-ounce filet mignon to a 48-ounce porterhouse (for two) in a cozy ambiance. An excellent selection of fish and seafood is also available.
We have a fully-stocked bar, including an extensive wine and bourbon list.
Enjoy your steak at Greenpoint’s first steak house.
What 310 People Are Saying
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SD
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on September 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Delicious food and most excellent service. Our server, Piotr, went above and beyond to make our experience great including a special dessert treat to help us celebrate a father/son birthday dinner.

OT
1 review
Dined on September 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Graet place and steaks!

OT
1 review
Dined on September 6, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great appetizers and an excellent rib eye. Delicious.

OT
1 review
Dined on September 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We LOVE Amber!
This time the fish (salmon) was not as fresh as it normally is, but that rarely ever happens.
It has charm, and the services is ALWAYS outstanding! Portions are generous and food is delicious!
The atmosphere is classic-- white table cloths and napkins the wait staff dressed in suits and ties.
It is an adult atmosphere clean, quiet, professional and charming-- you can actually have a conversation with the people at your table!, and not have to yell to be heard. I LOVE AMBER!

PC
New England
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service and friendliness of the staff was what impressed me when we walked in the door.

The food was just delicious, the waiter was attentive without being intrusive. We Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

RN
1 review
Dined on August 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Top notch service and unbelievably delicious steak. Especially the rib-eye which is my favorite.

PJ
New York Area
1 review
Dined on August 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Was going to go to Peter Luger's for our Anniversary, but when we got there they rudely said not accepting walk-ins as much as they have online reservation site now and "dismissed us". Many empty tables at 5:00 pm, too so their website is misleading! I remembered seeing Amber Steak House listed as one of top 10 steakhouses in Brooklyn, and was a brief ride from there. We made a reservation on open table and drove there. From the beginning, everyone there was so very nice. It was the best, most amazing ribeye steak we have ever had and also had extensive wine/cocktail list. They had the best home made steak sauce, too! Our waiter, Chris was excellent! As far as dessert, save room for the huge slice of heavenly carrot cake, you will not regret it! This is the steak place to be, we will be going back always and telling all our friends and family too! A gem in Brooklyn!

CA
Surrey
4 reviews
Dined on August 8, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 3

Food was solid and the steaks were excellent. Cocktails were really good. The restaurant perhaps lacked a bit of atmosphere

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 5ambience 4

Staff are friendly and professional. Food is ok but I was expecting a better steak. Our NY strip was cooked through more like a medium well done while we ordered medium rare and the waiter insisted it was medium rare. So that was a bit disappointing. The ribeye on the bone was delicious. All 3 appetizers that we ordered were ok, nothing spectacular (we ordered escagot, beets cappacio and portobello mushrooms). Overall it was ok but we will probably won't go back.

N
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was great, staff was super sweet and attentive, and the bill was completely reasonable. I'll definitely be back!

TM
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 20, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

I have gone to Amber Steak House various times and each time the service level has always been exceptional. Never had a bad experience , would recommend to many and never feel rushed to leave. A great location and asset to the neighborhood.

VS
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great wine selection and perfect food! Service is very attentive but not intrusive

J
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The food and wine were excellent. I had the filet mignon and it was made to perfection. My companions had the chicken and port tenderloin and both enjoyed their meals. The only thing by the end of the evening the restaurant was crowded and the noise level went up but not enough that you couldn't hear yourself.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 10, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was delicious and the service was amazing.

OT
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on July 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Everything was excellent!! I wish that I had pictures but the porterhouse steak with the steak sauce was divine!

SD
1 review
Dined on June 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was amazingly delicious. Upscale but not uncomfortable. Everyone was extremely polite. I had a glass of rose and it was the best rose I have had i didn’t even get to ask which bottle it was from.

GC
New York Area
51 reviews
Dined on June 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 3ambience 3

Nice gem of a steakhouse in Brooklyn. All our food was perfect. The steaks, filets and tbone cooked perfectly. Sides, veggies and potatoes excellent all with good portions. Only gripe is service could have been a little better, waters refilled, ask us if we want more drinks, etc... we weren’t exactly dressed up and at first seemed like we were ignored but waitress finally warmed up and made conversation at end of our meal. Definitely will go back.

J
1 review
Dined on June 15, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great steak, very good drinks. Affordable drinks, especially for a steakhouse.

Improvement tips: Bread the calamari a bit differently, seems to be a pancake style batter, but it did come nice and crispy. Recommend serving with banana peppers. Find a new sauce rather than the wasabi its served with, wasnt very tasty. Perhaps an Aoli? Spicy marinara was excellent though.

Steak Sauce: Seems to be A1? Au jus or something custom might be a bit better.

All around, Bone-In Ribeye was cooked perfectly. Friendly and fast service. Will have to come back when we're a bit more hungry and try some more delicious sides.

J
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful place, great service, amazing food. Recommend the steak for two!

OT
Hong Kong
2 reviews
Dined on June 9, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Failed to hit Peter&Luger, so popped in to this one. Good.

ED
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Every year we try a different steakhouse for my husbands birthday . We went here and the food was delicious ! Everything from the appetizers to the desert was delightful . The staff was very friendly and the service was great ! Would definitely go back

JD
1 review
Dined on June 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Steak was cooked to perfection, the overall meal was great. Anyone who complains about the price has never had top quality steak before I will definitely visit again anytime I’m in Brooklyn

PK
1 review
Dined on June 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was very delicious but way to expensive. It’s a one time thing.

n
Atlanta
14 reviews
Dined on June 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Resisted the famous steakhouses and was not disappointed. Bone in rib eye was excellent.

AL
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on May 15, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 3

Great food but pricey... Service wasn't the best but wasn't the worst.

RC
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Charming neighborhood restaurant that offers outstanding food and quality service. The ambiance was perfect and the staff friendly and attentive.

OT
New England
2 reviews
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Delicious food. Great service. Onion soup the best! Our favorite place in Brooklyn, NYC. Thank you.

OT
1 review
Dined on May 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic service and food. Perfect medium-well cook on steak.

HP
1 review
Dined on May 5, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

very excellent service and above all very good care

I
1 review
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

The service was amazin and the food greatttttt.. our waiter was awesome

P
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 25, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Tres bonne adresse avec un service impeccable et une très bonne cuisine.
Assez cher mais ça vaut le coup

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ES
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Birthday celebration

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 29, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

I decided to take my boyfriend here for his bday, and he loved it. We each had appetizers (buratta, and stuffed portobello mushroom) which were both excellent. We shared the porter house with sides of house potatoes (delish!) and creamed spinach.

Overall a nice little gem in Brooklyn. I would come back for sure!

G
Atlantic City
7 reviews
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was our first time at Amber and it will not be the last! Food, atmosphere and customer service were impeccable. We all loved it!

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It’s was a nice place not too loud, very attentive service. If I’m ever in Brooklyn again I would definitely stop by again

P
1 review
Dined on March 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

such amazing service! can't wait to bring my friends!

MB
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on March 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

A wonderful lunch experience. Food was fantastic! Service was amazing as usual! Waiter brought over a slice of cake with a candle without us even asking! Perfection! Truly made for a lovely birthday luncheon with friends!

AB
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

This steak house was recommended to me by a family member and I was impressed. I've been to several steak houses and this was a good overall experience. Nice ambiance, good food and great service. The server was very attentive and polite.

TH
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was great. Steaks were a great price. Alot of side options. We had a bottle of wine, appetizer (calamari was flavorful) 16oz and 24oz steak, plus 2 sides. The bill was under $ 200. Waitress was very attentive. We are going back for the 48ozs to share. That looked so delicious .

L
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 5

The customer service was very good. Everyone was friendly and smiling. We felt like the staff really liked working there. The shrimp cocktail was cooked perfectly. The consistency of the steak tare tare was more like a regular hamburger than a ground up filet. There were mushrooms in the tare tare which I didn’t care for. There was a regular raw egg on the plate instead of a quail egg or organic egg. The steak cooked medium was very good and the chicken was juicy and tender- cooked perfectly. The carrot cake was a nice treat after dinner. The bartender was experienced and made very tasty drinks. The wine selection was on point.

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