Worldwide icon-chevron-right North America icon-chevron-right United States icon-chevron-right New York State icon-chevron-right New York icon-chevron-right La Grenouille

La Grenouille

Restaurants, French Midtown East
5 out of 5 stars
(1user review)
Special Offers
La Grenouille
Courtesy La GrenouillePhotographs: Courtesy La Grenouille
La Grenouille
Courtesy La Grenouille
La Grenouille
Courtesy La Grenouille
La Grenouille
Courtesy La Grenouille

Time Out says

While many of New York’s haute French dinosaurs have gone extinct, historic La Grenouille, opened in 1962, remains a window to a time when stuffy waiters and chateaubriand were considered the highest form of dining. Inside, it doesn’t get much snootier: jackets are required, cell phones and kids forbidden, and the electric red décor, full of mirrors and flowers and deco details, has the feel of a Mad Men power lunch. That said, La Grenouille endures for a reason. The execution—whether tender, fried sweetbreads, buttery Dover sole with a mustard sauce, or five types of pillowly soufflé—remains near flawless. But you will pay for the fancy flashback: the steep three-course prix fixe runs what a full-blown tasting menu does at other top spots, and that’s before numerous insulting supplements and the heavy-hitter wine list. Living history comes at a price.



Address: 3 E 52nd St
New York
Cross street: between Fifth and Madison Aves
Transport: Subway: E, V to Fifth Ave–53rd St; 6 to 51st St
Price: Prix fixe $172. AmEx, DC, MC, V
Opening hours: Mon 5–11pm; Tue–Sat noon–3pm, 5–11pm
Do you own this business?

Special offers

Bar Aviateur Winter Relief Special

Seasonal 3-Course Winter Relief Special Cucumber, Frisée Salad ❄︎ Cheese Soufflé ❄︎ Fresh Fruit Salad with Grand Marnier Sabayon $29.00 (plus tax + gratuity) Available Tuesday through Saturday: 12:00pm - 9:45pm at Bar Aviateur 12:00pm - 2:30pm & 5:00pm - 6:30pm in Main Dining Room *Please note: Seating at the Bar does not require a reservation Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 20 diners. Includes VAT, includes service. Valid For: 1 - 20 People Tue-Sat 12:00PM-2:30PM 5:00PM-6:30PM

Offer valid until Mar 22 2020

Users say (1)

5 out of 5 stars

Average User Rating

5 / 5

Rating Breakdown

  • 5 star:1
  • 4 star:0
  • 3 star:0
  • 2 star:0
  • 1 star:0
1 person listening

This is the finest, most elegant and delicious restaurant in New York despite this very catty and pathetic review.

Nearby Restaurants