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La Grenouille

3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
+1 212-752-1495
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“souffle” (69 reviews)
“dover sole” (69 reviews)
“frog legs” (35 reviews)
French, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This venerable restaurant has been around 50 years! The elegance of the service surpasses all others. The food was well prepared with a wide selection. The dining is fastoonef with flowers in hues of pink. Beyond magical. Impress your partner with a romantic dinner here.

Thank Virginia Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner was divine! Service was outstanding. Ambiance gorgeous! You feel as if you are in a fine Restaurant in the heart of Paris. Dover sole, fried soft shell crab, frog legs, filet all absolutely delicious. Foie gras, lobster salad was simply perfection. The chocolate soufflé...More

Thank Rachael645
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A historical restaurant with tons of charm. This is a special event place, romantic, swanky, hoppin. We have been here every trip to New York and still have dreams about their souffle. Elegant and upscale, the waitstaff is attentive and formal. The wine/champagne list extensive...More

Thank Laurel L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really old school French restaurant… Very very expensive… Very very formal… Very very romantic… Known for its gorgeous flowers around the dining room… If you are smart you get the lunch prefix… Which is very affordable… The food Is very good... if you like classic...More

Thank Faye F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

classic and classy. indeed a place which holds its tradition of fine dining. we all loved the food and the service is just beyond superb. strongly recommend to anyone who loves old-world classy and cozy spots

Thank Jennie F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friday evening my wife & I were fortunate enough to dine @ La Grenouille, if you really would like to see fine dining @ it’s best this should be on your bucket list, it is not inexpensive however putting the 172 fixed price plus wine...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

nice atmosphere, old world . good service. sitting side by side is lovely. we have been here previously for dinner and had great experience. good food and wonderful ambience. good quality. the beautiful flower arrangements make one relax. will return

Thank stellakwongriechmann
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is one of the best French restaurants in NYC, not only because of the quality and flavors of the food , they have the most beautiful dinning room plus an impeccable service . The menu is excellent and the wine list is very good....More

Thank rafcama57
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing. Wonderful. Perfect. From start to finish. From the second we entered the restaurant, everyone welcomed us with so much genuine warmth. The place is pinkish, warm, beautiful. We sat at this table in the middle of the restaurant. I remember reading reviews about the...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

The one thing I liked about La Grenouille struck me the second I walked it—fantastic, exuberant flower arrangements in a posh, dimly lit environment makes the place feel warm and welcoming. The effect is not allowed to sink in by the over-eager Maitre d’ and...More

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Richard C
27 May 2018|
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Response from stellakwongriechmann | Reviewed this property |
i am sure in new york city, there are many parking garages aroumd
James T
21 November 2017|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant is not affiliated with any garage however there are many parking facilities. 52nd street between 5th and 6th Avenue and 53rd between 5th and 6th Avenue
29 August 2017|
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Response from hazelmom | Reviewed this property |
I have not dined upstairs so not too sure. But downstairs is one of the most romantic places I have dined. A sure winner. Alost do not know if the menu is the same. I had been thinking 9 it no experience to verify) that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 E 52nd St, New York City, NY 10022-5301
    (Between Fifth and Madison Avenues)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-752-1495
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