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Food Network Chef Geoffrey Zakarian brings his style, passion and culinary expertise to The Benjamin with The National Bar & Dining Rooms, hailed as one of The New York Times’ 50 Favorite Restaurants.

557 Lexington Avenue (At 50th St)
New York, NY 10022
Reservation T. 212 715 2400

Mon-Fri 7:30 AM – 10:30 PM
Sat-Sun 8:00 AM – 10:30 PM
Weekend Brunch 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Please note that the restaurant is currently closed.

The National

Food Network Chef Geoffrey Zakarian vision of a grand Café, offering modern bistro cuisine for breakfast, lunch, weekend brunch and dinner.

The National Restaurant Bar and Dining Rooms Entrance in NYC
In-Room Dining

Chef Geoffrey Zakarian’s coveted menu from The National’s dining rooms is available for in-room dining from 6 AM to midnight.

Tray of danish pastries, jam and avocado toast on a bed at The Benjamin Hotel