Monkey Bar

New American, Steakhouse
$ $ $
60 E 54th St (btwn Madison & Park Ave.)
New York, NY 10022
(212) 308-2950
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
11:30am - 10:00pm
5:30pm - 10:30pm



  • Cocktail maven Julie Reiner revamped the list and the bartenders. As has always been the case, the room is dark, romantic, and old school--a perfect place for fun rendezvous or a business drink.
  • It's a BG New York City Secret! Victoria Beckham loves this uber chic and classic bar.
  • Its the kind of place someone with a serious reverence for nostalgic style would imagine: in fact, it was reopened in 2009 by Vanity Fair Editor Graydon Carter and his wife Anna.
  • It's a BG New York City Secret! Victoria Beckham loves this uber chic and classic bar.
  • Beijing peach is great! Jasmine tea -infused vodka, white peach puree,lime juice ;)
  • Sssh. It's a sanctuary. Let's keep it that way! :)
  • Short rib garganelli is bonkers.
  • Gorgeous mid-town spot for lunch or dinner. Come here to feel like you're doing legit business deeds in the 1950s.
  • A very Mad Men-esque watering hole especially when you get a perfectly made Manhattan, an interesting Monkey Gland or a sweet Southside Fizz.
  • Classy stylish bar
  • NY Foodie Reco: App: braised pork belly, crispy oyster & Hatch chile kimchee Dinner: Smoked fettucini, w/uni, Hackleback caviar & pickled shallot, Dessert: choc. mousse
  • It's all about the Southside Fizz, (London Style)!
  • Lieblingsplatz fr eine 5 pm Martini
  • Meeow says the cougar
  • The tiered restaurant seems so much like the sophisticated New York of the wicked 30s that youll look around to see if Nick and Nora Charles are at the next table, feeding one another witty lines.
  • Scandal : no bloody Mary at the Bar, we waited a long Time for our table even we had a reservation. I aggree : go somewhere else !
  • Go to the Monkey Bar, have dinner, have a drink and then stay a night at the Hotel Elysee right next door.
  • Fab place, fab atmosphere and fab food
  • Cocktails and people watching
  • Treat yourself to an evening of old school NYC. Start with cocktails, then oysters and steak tartare... and see where the night takes you!

Nearby places

22 E 54th St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave)
57 E 54th St (btwn Park & Madison Ave.)
2 E 55th St (St Regis Hotel)