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Even though it's in Midtown, this multi-level meat market serves up one of our favorite steaks in town, and it's not what you might expect from a steakhouse in the area.

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About Quality Meats

Quality Meats is a contemporary restaurant that serves a rustic New American menu.
The varied menu focuses on modern interpretations of classic dishes such as Traditional Steak Tartare, Caesar Salad and Roasted Bone Marrow, in addition to several cuts of beef from legendary New York butchers Milton Abeles and Strassburger Meats.
The restaurant's side dishes alone merit a trip with innovative house specialties, including Corn Crème Brulee, Gnocchi and Cheese and Edamame with Mint Salt. The Quality Meats chefs are Craig Koketsu (Lespinasse, Stars) as executive chef and Cory Colton (Lespinasse, St.Regis) on pastry. The restaurant has a warm industrial atmosphere, created by award-winning AvroKO and features intimate dining areas, a comfortable bar area with well-stocked charcuterie bar.

57 West 58th Street
New York, NY 10019
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
American, Steak

Hours of Operation:
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am- 3:00pm


Dinner: Sunday: 5:00pm-10:00pm,
Monday - Wednesday 5:00pm-10:30pm
Thursday-Saturday: 5:00pm-11:30pm

Cross Street:
Between 5th and 6th

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
$50 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 371-7777

Website:
http://www.qualitymeatsnyc.com/

Public Transit:
N,R,W 59th&5th Ave

Executive Chef:
Craig Koketsu

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

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Private Dining

Quality Meats offers two private dining room options: The Butcher Room which accommodates up to 24 guests and the Fireplace Room which accommodates up to 40 guests and features an adjacent room for a cocktail reception.

Quality Meats Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.5

service

4.3

ambience

4.4

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

87% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (106)
Good for a Date (95)
Business Meals (94)
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Good for Anniversaries (84)
Good for Birthdays (71)
Fit for Foodies (68)
Notable Wine List (64)
Romantic (55)
Hot Spot (52)
Good for Groups (49)
Fun (41)
Pre/post Theatre (36)
Creative Cuisine (34)
Cozy (34)
Worth the Drive (31)
Authentic (29)
Handcrafted Cocktails (29)
People Watching (28)
Casual (28)
Comfort Food (27)
Neighborhood Gem (26)
Vibrant Bar Scene (23)
Great for Lunch (20)
Bar Seating (17)
Quiet Conversation (15)
Tasting Menu (13)
Paleo Friendly (12)
Late-night Find (11)
Happy Hour (9)
Sunday Lunch (8)
Healthy (7)
Local Ingredients (7)
Kid-friendly (6)
Gluten Free Options (6)
Great for Outdoor Dining (6)
Seasonal (6)
Great for Brunch (4)
Scenic View (4)
Good Vegetarian Options (4)
Disabled Access (3)
Quick Bite (3)
Spicy (3)
Tapas (3)
Vegan (3)
Organic (3)
Great Beer (2)
Live Sports (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Live Music (1)
Waterfront (1)
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 2 days ago

Waiter was definitely not attentive, I specifically requested for a nice table as I had a VIP from Out of Town and yet they put us in the BACK ROOM ..and specifically requested for a good service, and yet we didn’t get the great service! I was sooo disappointed with our dinner!!!

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·Dined 2 days ago

My wife & I celebrated our 5th wedding anniversary and had a great evening. The food was fantastic as well as our waiter. Wish I could remember his name. He was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. Overall we had a fabulous evening. Highly recommend it.

Tags: Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion
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·Dined 3 days ago

This was the BEST steak we have had in NYC. We have been to ALL the top places. WOW what a hit this was !!

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 4 days ago

Mixed dining experience....one steak had to be sent back for additional cooking. Food overall was good...big issue was a very rude waiter...horrible service/attention...ruined the experience.

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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

I think my expectations may have been too high after my friend told me “it was the best steak I ever had”. My husband and I split the Porterhouse for 2. It had good flavor, but it was very tough. The sides were excellent, especially the carrot special. The ice cream creations for dessert weren’t bad either 😊.

Tags: Good for Groups, Hot Spot
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined 4 days ago

Great food and service. A little loud for a business meal.

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 (Chicago)·Dined 5 days ago

Check they have beer. We went and they only offered Bud Lite. Management did nothing to fix situation.

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 (New York Area)·Dined 5 days ago

Amazing AS USUAL! This is our go-to spot in NYC. Good is better than any of the steakhouses. No question.

Tags: Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Hot Spot, Happy Hour, Good for Birthdays, Good for Anniversaries, Fun
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 (Kansas City)·Dined 5 days ago

This is my second time to host a business dinner at Quality Meats, and once again, we were very pleased with the meal, the service, and the atmosphere. The food overall was great, with the exception of one of the steaks being slightly over cooked, and my veal chop being overcooked slightly, there were no complaints about the food at all. The bone marrow, the salads, and the sides were outstanding.

Tags: Business Meals, Cozy, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot
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vip
 (New England)·Dined 5 days ago

From the moment we arrived we were rushed through our meal. It was apparent their goal was to turn over the table as soon as possible. For a place that is supposed to be about "quality meat" this was the worst rib eye I can remember having out. Our cut arrived to the table so cold I felt like I was eating left over steak out of my refrigerator . As someone who dines out several nights a week in NYC this was the worst dining experience of the year for me.

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·Dined 6 days ago

Great food. Good service. Don't go to talk, incredibly loud.

Tags: Fit for Foodies
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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined 6 days ago

Disappointing service for price. Brought different year of wine without comment. Made us feel like they were doing us a favor to serve us.

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 (New York Area)·Dined 6 days ago

Best steak house in New York! Great options for vegans too!

Tags: Romantic, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies
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 (Seattle)·Dined on November 14, 2017

The steak was ok. Scallops were amazing. I would order it more on the rare side it was a bit over done. Service was good. Matt was awesome!

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 13, 2017

The ribeye was excellent as was the cream spinach and corn brulee. There were only two of us and we shared everything which was plenty of food. The waiters were excellent - fun and smiling the entire dinner.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 13, 2017

After an hour and a half wait for the main course, an overdone cold steak which was tough and tasteless arrived. After complaining to the waiter, he said he would talk to the manager. After trying to enjoy this special evening, the manager appeared and offered a bottle of wine on the house at a time when we were ready to leave. After the hype of Quality Meat, I will never return after all.

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 (Memphis)·Dined on November 13, 2017

Food & service was great. The noise level was so loud talking was pointless and we could hear at least 4 other tables conversations. But great atmosphere and service!

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 (Miami)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Excellent food. Great recommendation of wine by the glass.

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 12, 2017

This was our second visit and it was just as good as the first. LOVE LOVE LOVE the ribs. The service is always top notch and the cocktails, delicious. Barron our server this trip was fantastic. It's going to be a staple visit whenever we're in NYC.

Tags: Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Love this!!!

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 (Chicago)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Anniversary

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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Corn creme brûlée and the ribeye is perfect for a cold Friday dinner

Tags: Worth the Drive
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

This was a GREAT experience all around. The food was AWESOME. As a vegetarian, it was odd that I picked the place, but the Crab meat appetizers intrigued me, as well as the sides. And, they DID NOT disappoint. We got the crabcake and the other crab appetizer in a spicy tomato puree and both were GREAT! The goddess salad was incredibly fresh, and amazing dressing.
Our waiter so wonderful and answered all of our questions without rushing us. We also enjoyed the rustic decor. I would definitely go back!!

Tags: Casual, Fit for Foodies
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Been to every steak house in the city, including quality meats in the past and I have to say the over all experience was lack luster. The food itself was subpar, the waiter was less than attentive(that's being generous).
Wait time for the food was abnormally extensive and when asked our waiter pointed to a server and said that's yours right there and ran away as that server began to place plates at the table across the room. In short long wait for bad service and food that's well below anything else available.

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 (London)·Dined on November 10, 2017

First time we’d been. Had a superb time! Can’t fault it. Great start to our amazing weekend trip over from England.

Tags: Comfort Food, Creative Cuisine, Pre/post Theatre, Handcrafted Cocktails
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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Wonderful dinner and service. Thank you!!! We will be back!

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 10, 2017

THE FOOD IS SUPERBLY PREPARED AND PRESENTED. IT IS THE BEST STEAK THAT I HAVE HAD IN A LONG TIME. BUT THATS IT. THE ROOM IS EXCESSIVELY NOISY; THE RESERVATION WAS 40 MINUTES LATE; THE SERVER WAS CONFUSED; AND THE LAYOUT IS NOT FOR ANYONE WHO HAS THJE SLIGHTEST DISABILITY.

Tags: Business Meals
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

En familia. La mejor carne de Ny

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 (Dallas)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Great food, great atmosphere! We were visiting from Texas and had a wonderful experience.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot
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·Dined on November 8, 2017

Our daughters 16th birthday!!!! Service and food were out of this world!!! ❤️🎉

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 8, 2017

One of the best steakhouses! Incredible food that is always prepared to perfection. Great service with plenty of waitstaff on-hand to help. Excellent wine list with lots of unique offerings and special gems.

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·Dined on November 6, 2017

I'm here for celebrating New York City Marathon by myself and have great dinner. The staff suggest glass wine is well suited to my rib steak. But for solo female customer, like me, I won't suggest to order addition side dish. It will be too much to eat it. Finally, I packed my side dish to go. If possible, I hope the staff could suggest to have moderate dinner, not extra dishes.

Tags: Tasting Menu
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 (Detroit)·Dined on November 5, 2017

All around superb! Expensive, but it was a special occasion and we had a great time

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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 5, 2017

I love this restaurant. It is my go-to-first when in the City. I know exactly what I want to eat and drink. It is always perfect. But tonight was different. The meal was great. QM’s veal chop is the best chop anywhere! Due to a wine distributor strike a large number of the wines were not available. Unfortunate for QM and very disappointing to those of us expecting quality wine options. The usual stellar service was off, but even that happens. The issue tonight was not food, wine or table service, but the total disregard for all guests trying to enjoy a meal and conversation - not to mention - no let me mention it - spending $$$ - while listening to an infant scream and shrill while the parents act as if nothing is happening. This is not a child friendly restaurant (unless parents and children have good dining out manners). Parents should be held accountable for their children’s behavior at any age and be respectful of adults around them trying to enjoy our night out. QM should manage all disruptions equally. If parents don’t have the common sense to take the child out, the Manager or staff should ask them to leave the main dining area. Most tables on the main level were visibly annoyed and irritated by the constant interruptions coming from this table. For those of us closer it was just time to leave. The waitstaff worked around it. The hostess at the front desk gave a weak ‘I’m sorry’ when it was brought to her attention. It was a disappointing ending to what is typically an outstanding dining experience.

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vip
 (E. Tennessee)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We were first seated in between two other couples, and we were hoping for a more romantic table. I asked if we could be moved, and they found the perfect table for us. Our evening was perfect - thank you!

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vip
 (Las Vegas)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The Meat! Need I say anything else? Well of course the bone marrow is to die for.

Tags: Vegan, Pre/post Theatre, Organic, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Hot Spot, Comfort Food, Late-night Find, Romantic, Fun, Fit for Foodies, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 5, 2017

Amazing! My husband loves steak dinners and cannot stop talking about our awesome meal last night. Everything was great: from the food to the service to the ambiance, we will be back!!

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vip
 (Washington DC)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Although tables for two are very close the food and service are excellent. A real neighborhood gem. Highly recommend

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Fun, Good for a Date, Fit for Foodies, Neighborhood Gem, Special Occasion
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vip
 (México)·Dined on November 4, 2017

un restaurante siempre lleno de gente con ambiente , la comida estupenda , unas salsas maravillosas para todo lo que ofrecen Siempre un lugar delicioso para comer en NY.

Tags: Comfort Food, Good for Groups, Cozy, Romantic, Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Great for Lunch, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 3, 2017

A long time favorite is still the best steakhouse in mid-town Manhattan.

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