Step into history at Keens, an 1885 gem where Teddy Roosevelt and Einstein smoked pipes. Imagine tucking into the Legendary Mutton Chop, a thick slice of tender, charred perfection, in a room that breathes antiquity.
The Prime Porterhouse steak, a juicy, pink-centered marvel with a savory crust, demands attention. Don’t miss the Creamed Spinach and crispy Hash Browns – they’re as memorable as the steak!
What to order: Our Legendary Mutton Chop, Prime Porterhouse, Hash Browns, Creamed Spinach
Macelleria pairs Italian charm with steakhouse quality, serving up generous portions and rich flavors. The Rib Eye steak is perfectly seasoned and grilled, while the Short Ribs Risotto combines tender meat with creamy risotto for a comforting dish.
For pasta lovers, the Pappardelle with Braised Short Ribs Ragu is divine.
What to order: Rib Eye, Short Ribs Risotto, Pappardelle with Braised Short Ribs, Sole Oreganata
Address: 142 5th Avenue, Village of Pelham, NY 10803
Classic New York steakhouse elegance shines at Smith & Wollensky. The Cajun Filet Mignon offers bold flavors with a crispy edge, and the colossal Prime Rib is a tender feast for two. Start with the Maryland Crab Cake or the Split Pea Soup, and cap off your meal with the airy Coconut Layer Cake.
What to order: Cajun Filet Mignon, Prime Rib, Maryland Crab Cake, Split Pea Soup, Coconut Layer Cake
Address: 49th Street & Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022
Love a good steak but don’t wanna spend a ton? Hawksmoor’s the spot. They’re from the UK and their steaks? Top-notch without breaking the bank. Try the 12 oz Rump – it’s got this awesome grilled taste and is super tender. And don’t skip their Bone Marrow Oysters; they’re roasted and oh-so-good.
Got room for dessert? Dive into their Sticky Toffee Pudding, it’s pure joy in every bite!
What to order: Rump, Elysian Fields Lamb T-bones, Bone Marrow Oysters, Sticky Toffee Pudding
Bruno Selimaj’s Club A Steakhouse mixes old-school cool with a fresh vibe. Picture this: live tunes, cozy seats, and steaks that are just… wow! The Petite Filet Mignon is so soft it nearly melts in your mouth.
Whipped potatoes and a killer Mac & Cheese on the side? Yes, please! And that Hanger Steak with the creamy, peppery sauce? Big flavor alert!
What to order: Petite Filet Mignon, Whipped Potato Puree, Mac & Cheese, Hanger Steak with Au Poivre Sauce, Club A Bacon
Area: Garden City, Melville, Lake Grove, Tarrytown
Near Times Square and want steak heaven? Ruth’s Chris is where magic happens. Their Petite Filet is something you’ll crave forever. It’s just that good. And those Roasted Brussel Sprouts with bacon and honey butter? They’ll turn you into a sprout believer. It’s fancy, it’s friendly, and it’s all about great steaks.
What to order: Petite Filet, Roasted Brussel Sprouts
Address: -600 Old Country Rd, Garden City, NY 11530 -881 Walt Whitman Rd, Melville, NY 11747 -472 Smith Haven Mall, Lake Grove, NY, 11755 -670 White Plains Rd, Tarrytown, NY 10591
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