Wolfgang's Steak House - 54th Street

4.4
1604 Reviews
$50 and over
Steakhouse
With 4 decades of experience, Wolfgang Zwiener didn't duplicate an exceptional steakhouse, he improved on it to make Wolfgang's Steakhouse exceptional. The porterhouse steak for two or more is an outstanding choice. The atmosphere, expanded menu & professional service will appeal to even the most exacting diners. Wolfgang's is pleased to add this location in the heart of Midtown East.
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vipFG123
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2021
Overall2food2service5ambience2

The steaks cost a fortune and didn’t even taste good. No flavor at all. Such a disappointment. Service was great but steaks did not live up to our expectations

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on October 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Top notch always.

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Billr
Los Angeles
19 reviews
Dined on October 5, 2021
Overall4food4service4ambience4

This restaurant is part of a chain of similar operations. The food is well prepared and service is efficient and attentive. The sirloin comes well-seasoned and welled cooked and sliced off the accompanying bone.

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Dachar
Mexico City
6 reviews
Dined on October 4, 2021
Overall3food2service3ambience3

La verdad hace muchos años fui a Peters Luger y fue una experiencia fantástica, me comentaron que Wolfgang’s era la mano derecha de PLH que abrió Wolfgang’s y que wra mwjor, la carne no estaba en el término, el sabor a carne congelada, la verdad es que no alcanzo a ponerle calificación a la carne de lo que probé a lo que esperaba, no regresaría ni aunque fuera gratis

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CyndiK
1 review
Dined on October 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Service was excellent. Food was delicious. Ambiance was just perfect

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alvinz
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 1, 2021
Overall2food3service4ambience5

My Filet was dry it looked like it was pre cooked and I should have sent it back.

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vipWayne
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2021
Overall3food3service5ambience3

Below average bread bowl, French fries and Caesar salad. Schlag is overly sweet. Needs a rethink. A little effort on all these would help.

Average quality filet mignon and Porterhouse. Rare means rare—not medium or medium rare.

Park Avenue location is better.

Service was friendly and prompt. No complaints.

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IlanK
London
1 review
Dined on September 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great experience. Delicious food especially the meat.
High level of service

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CarmenR
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on September 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food with a wonderful selection of wines and liquor making this a favorite of locals and tourists alike. The staff is always there before you need them and generous with suggestions on speciality food items.

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vipMidtown
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and great service!!

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vipJasonO
New York Area
11 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome the food was amazing and as always great service.

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OpenTable Diner
Little Rock
2 reviews
Dined on August 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service was amazing. We were treated so nicely from start to finish. Prices maybe a little high for the side dishes… but we had such a good time, it was still worth it. Steaks were cooked PERFECTLY! Nothing is more frustrating than ordering steak medium rare and it comes over cooked! That was NOT the case here. They were perfect!

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MarcG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on August 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Very attentive staff and the food was great.

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CharlesC
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on August 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

I have been a fan of Wolfgang's for quite sometime. After the closing of Wolfgang's at the Gotham Hotel, I chose 54th Street. To my joy, the wait staff from the Gotham was now working at the 54th Street location.
I will be back soon!

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vipJordanS
Miami
1 review
Dined on August 16, 2021
Overall2food3service2ambience3

Surprised at the difference between this location and the 33rd/Park location. Disappointing.

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AlxM
New England
5 reviews
Dined on August 11, 2021
Overall2food4service2ambience2

I booked Wolfgang‘s Midtown on a recommendation from a friend who went a while back. I thought this would be a good place to celebrate my dad‘s birthday since he happened to be in town. When we entered the restaurant, I remember thinking the ambience was a little dark; it made it hard to see or read the menu. As we waited for our food, we noticed that it was particularly warm in the restaurant, which wasn’t ideal since the day had been rather hot. It turns out that the restaurant was having an issue with the air conditioning. No one came by to apologize or even to make sure that our water glasses were consistently filled considering how warm it was. Customer service was lax, and the restaurant was not even full; there was at least one staff member per occupied table. Thankfully, the food was good, but it didn’t make up for the lack of service and the discomfort we experienced during the dinner. Won’t be returning.

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KenN
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

A “go to” steak house, with a more relaxed atmosphere than many.

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vipDana
New York Area
54 reviews
Dined on July 31, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Everything you’d want in a steak house - great steak and service!

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Valentina
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on July 30, 2021
Overall5food5service3ambience3

The meat is absolutely fantastic. The service was nothing special. The ambience is alright. But you should definitely go there if you are a meat/steak lover. Good wise you won’t be disappointed

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Gordonlv1212
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on July 30, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were sitting at the bar. Great service and the bartender was wonderful to us. Bone in rib-eye was very good along with the sides. Would go there again.

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red5957
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Get the Ribeye! The service was and always is outstanding; our go-to for family celebrations and a juicy Ribeye.

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vipRecycler
New York Area
21 reviews
Dined on July 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Visir and all the guys always do a super job.
They make the night out always wonderful!
They are a 10 for 10
Thank you so much Neil H.

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EliU
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on July 19, 2021
Overall3food3service4ambience4

For a prime steak house, the fringe details were disappointing. If they serve onion or other special bread, they should serve it warmed. They were gracious (ultimate) about a dish one of just didn’t like, when we acknowledged that there was nothing wrong with; it was just the wrong choice. After serving the first few slices of a hot steak, the server didn’t come back to serve the rest. That may have been because the dishes was cold. It should have been replaced by another war or hot dish. Overall, it is just another average first-class steak house wannabe.

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ericg
Seattle
7 reviews
Dined on July 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

Excellent service. Great food. Excellent Key lime pie with slag!!!!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
50 reviews
Dined on July 14, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great as always.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on July 12, 2021
Overall2food2service3ambience3

Fine. They cooked the steak not as ordered.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on July 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Nephew in town for the day and we both wanted steak for late lunch. I went to Wolfgang’s in Waikiki back in May and loved the experience especially the food of course!

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CharlesC
New York Area
5 reviews
Dined on July 8, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great time...great food!
Service was as good as always.

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vipJeffW
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on July 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

The food and service were excellent

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ArthurT
London
1 review
Dined on June 30, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

You need to improve your lighting. You have beautiful flowers and artwork that have no lighting on them and are hardly noticed.. And a candle on each table would be a big improvement to the ambiance.

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vipASutter
New York Area
96 reviews
Dined on June 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great night! Service was terrific, as usual. Food we ordered was delicious, they never miss!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wolfgangs 54th street never let’s us down
Excellent service, delicious food

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 26, 2021
Overall1food2service2ambience2

Very expensive and not at all as good as it used to be. The Caesar salad seemed like something you could get at any old restaurant- it was not handmade but just dressing on the romaine. Really lifeless salad. Steak was good and sides were good but overall too heavy. Advice from the waiter was weak- he didn’t advise on side dishes and we ended up ordering way too much food. This place has lost some of its old steakhouse allure. It felt formulaic and expensive. The cocktail was very good

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SreejithM
1 review
Dined on June 25, 2021
Overall2food1service5ambience4

Maybe this is an one-off experience. We have ordered porterhouse for 2 cooked medium. And it came out raw. Yes, raw and not rare. The waiter staff apologized but then nothing happened. We paid $140 and just left. (They did offer a dessert on the house, which honestly was just a lot of whipped cream and some fruits)

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
50 reviews
Dined on June 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great as usual.

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vipBZG1130
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall4food3service4ambience4

Have eaten here many times, but this time the food was below par. Bacon appetizer was inedible and the steak was full of grizzle. Need to find a different steak house.

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jaywhy
San Diego
5 reviews
Dined on June 20, 2021
Overall3food4service4ambience4

Delicious but very expensive to be empty my wallet

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vipMichelleB
Tampa
2 reviews
Dined on June 19, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our server Iller was outstanding! It was a great celebration for my son who just proposed to his girlfriend.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
1 review
Dined on June 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Exceptional dining experience!
We enjoyed the ambiance, food and and outstanding attentive service. Can’t wait to come back!

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OpentableDiner
1 review
Dined on June 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Lovely dining experience! Outstanding service, charming staff, and exceptional food! Highly recommend- can’t wait to go back!

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Wolfgang's Steak House - 54th Street offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (212) 588-9653.

Wolfgang's Steak House - 54th Street is rated 4.4 stars by 1604 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.