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The Polo Bar

1 E. 55th St. (Fifth Ave.) Send to Phone
Be famous or a serious mover-and-shaker to gain entry to Ralph Lauren's popular equine-themed restaurant.

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The Polo Bar, New York, NY

The Polo Bar Restaurant Review

: This review might be the closest you come to experiencing Ralph Lauren’s The Polo Bar. Notoriously impossible to get into, the restaurant comprises a bi-level space with a long bar (with overpriced cocktails) on the ground level and a dining room, clad in all manner of horse images, down below. Glorified comfort food fills the menu, with a better-than-average corned beef sandwich, a towering burger, and an underwhelming kale Caesar salad. Roast chicken is splashed with unctuous gravy and paired with creamy mashed potatoes, while pan-seared salmon offers just the right hint of Meyer lemon. Desserts are worth a glance, particularly the chocolate and peanut butter tart. The wine list, predictably, is priced for the one percent. But then again, if you dine at The Polo Bar you’re likely doing well enough to be able to order a bottle of Château Cheval Blanc without giving it much thought.
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