La Grenouille

La Grenouille

"Still sparkling after all these years: a classic French doyenne for romantic occasions and sumptuous food."

3 E 52nd St, New York, NY
(212) 752-1495 serving: Midtown, Midtown Center
open:Lunch and Dinner Tuesday through Saturday Lunch is 12:00-2:30 Theater is 5:00-6:00 and after 9:30 Dinner is 5:00-10:30

Sidewalk Score: 9 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


French, $$$$, Fireplace, Group Dining, Notable Wine List, Private Rooms, Prix Fixe Menu, Quiet, Romantic Dining, Special Occasion Dining, Theater District Dining, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Mastercard Accepted, Visa Accepted, Restaurants,

The Low Down


Save Money: A prix fixe theater menu is served from 5pm to 6pm and after 9:30pm for $59. There is also a two-course ($78) and three-course ($95) prix-fixe option as well.

Look Good: Jackets are required downstairs, but not upstairs.

Know Before You Go: The use of cell phones and other devices is prohibited.

What to Drink: The wine list has mostly splurge-worthy options, but captains are very wine-savvy and are happy to guide you toward good and more modestly priced options.

The Extras: Children over the age of 12 are welcome (little ones stay home).

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

La Grenouille is one of the last of a breed of traditional French restaurants in New York City. Its dining room, which evokes the romance of Paris, hasn't changed since the restaurant opened in 1962. Surrounded by flower arrangements and…
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Poor Service, Poor Staff
By soccerlord88 at Citysearch

I would recommend another location. There are several other French Restaurants with staff and managers who are attentive and not full of themselves. Read More

What An Event!
By blades at Citysearch

Had reservations at 9pm on a Saturday. Usually, I don't eat this late but that was the only time available. It was my 1 year wedding anniversary ... Read More

date spot
By boblablah at Citysearch

no doubtt one of the most romantic spots in nyc. i have gone with gfs and now with my fiance. i love it here and would recomend to anyone looking... Read More

very good french food.
By ooie at Citysearch

I was very impressed with the day special. Would like to go back and try the rest of the menu. Read More

Delicious food and amazing service!!
By Bridgetann at Citysearch

La Grenouille is one of my favorite restaurants in the city!! I have not been there in a while so my boyfriend and I decided to go last night for ... Read More