Rainbow Room Dinner & Dancing

4.6
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6 Reviews
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$50 and over
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American

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About

Opened in 1934 and known for hosting various iconic performances, Rainbow Room Dinner & Dan serves a variety of European and continental cuisines in its ˆ la carte menu. Three Little Pigs is the classic European omelette prepared with Cumberland sausage, black forest ham, biscuit crumbs, bacon and lots of cheddar cheese. Rainbow Room Dinner & Dan prepares a variety of benedicts, served with toasted Portuguese muffin and farm eggs. Aside pancakes and puddings, it also serves a number of meat and vegetable entrŽes. The grilled sakuna bay salmon served with roasted asparagus spears and lemon hollandaise is a specialty here.

Rainbow Room Dinner & Dan is popular for its vintage-style live entertainment shows. The events can be reserved by checking the one-week calendar. Rainbow Room Dinner & Dan also hosts event planning and wedding planning services.

Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
American, Contemporary American
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Hours of operation
The Rainbow Room is open to the public for Sunday Brunch and and for dinner and dancing on select weekday evenings.
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Phone number
(212) 632-5000
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Jacket Required
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Private party facilities
Conveniently located in the heart of midtown Manhattan, Rockefeller Center offers three unique private event spaces; Rainbow Room, The Weather Room, 620 Loft & Garden.
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Private party contact
Event Manager: (212) 632-5015
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Cross street
Enter at the 49th Street Marquee between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.
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Public transit
Take the B, D, F, or M train to the 47-50th Street Rockefeller Center stop.
Additional
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Dancing, Entertainment, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 6 People Are SayingWrite a review
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4.6based on all time ratings
4.3
food
4.4
service
4.8
ambience
3.4
value
Noise · Moderate
83% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OM
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2016
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Could not have dreamed a more perfect night out for our anniversary.

K
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2016
Overall3food4service1ambience5

Overall, the dinner & dancing evening felt like an expensive tourist gimmick.

Pros: Ambiance is undeniably lovely. Live band and dancing was fantastic. Appetizers and dessert were delicious.

Cons: Service was terrible. The waiter mixed up most of the food service despite a pre-fix menu. First I was asked if I wanted flat or sparkling water. I asked for sparkling and got flat when he returned almost 10 min later. I asked if there was a vegetarian option for the first course (chicken) and was told it was no problem to have a salad instead. But he brought the chicken. He was gone so long that we had to flag another waiter to get a salad for me. The second course was a lobster cavatelli. The pasta, asparagus, and scallions were all over cooked. The lobster itself was fine. For the main course (choice of beef or fish), my table ordered two fish, but we were brought two beef and once again had to wait for the correct dishes to be brought out.

Ultimately, better food and service can be found for much less. Likewise, you can find great music and dancing for much less as well. It's cute to be able to say you've eaten and danced at the Rainbow Room, but understand that that's really what you're paying for.

D
New York Area
20 reviews
Dined on April 22, 2016
Overall5food4service4ambience5

Second outing here, and just as happy with the result. Quintessential NYC experience. You have to go!

OT
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on April 1, 2016
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Everything about the Rainbow Room is amazing. It is the most beautiful restaurant I've ever been too The views are the best in NYC and the orchestra is fabulous.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2015
Overall5food4service4ambience5

I took my girlfriend here for her birthday, although it's pricey I'd recommend anyone do it at least once for a special occasion, it's a great experience you both won't forget.

OT
New York Area
1 review
Dined on August 3, 2015
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing and wonderful atmosphere. The services is impeccable, the food marvelously delicious and the music is very inviting which enticed you to want to dance.

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