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  • Returning to Las Vegas with New Location in Spring 2019

    LAS VEGAS, NV (June 21, 2018) – The Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group, Inc. (SWRG), a collection of iconic American steakhouses headquartered in Boston, is thrilled to announce its return to the Las Vegas Strip with an all-new Smith & Wollensky Las Vegas restaurant. Set to debut spring 2019, the... Read More>

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    Smith & Wollensky Wellesley Location Now Open

    The Boston-based restaurant group opens its first suburban location

    Smith & Wollensky is proud to announce the official opening of its Wellesley, Massachusetts location.  The opening of this highly-anticipated new location makes it easily accessible for new and loyal Greater Boston area guests to enjoy Smith & Wollensky’s dry-aged and hand-butchered... Read More>

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    Announcing May 24 Opening of New Wellesley MA Location

    Set to open on May 24 for dinner only, this will be the restaurant group’s first suburban setting, making it easily accessible for families and locals to enjoy Smith & Wollensky’s dry-aged and hand-butchered USDA Prime steaks, premium seafood and award-winning wines on a regular basis. Lunch service will officially begin on May 29.... Read More>

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    S&W Chicago Celebrates 20 Years

    Smith & Wollensky Chicago is celebrating 20 years this month as the quintessential steakhouse in the city that knows its steak. Regarded in many circles as “America’s Steakhouse,” the restaurant opened April 15, 1998 on the Chicago River and has since served signature USDA Prime steaks, premium seafood and... Read More>

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    May 2018 Opening of Wellesley, MA Location

    Smith & Wollensky is pleased to announce that it will be bringing a taste of “America’s Steakhouse” to the Boston suburb of Wellesley, Massachusetts in late May 2018. ... Read More>

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    As Seen In FSR Magazine

    When consumers buy a bottle of wine, most of them know what variety of grapes they’re drinking in that particular vintage. But do they know what properties—or even how many different vineyards—those grapes come from? Not likely. Matt King, corporate executive chef of Smith & Wollensky Restaurant Group, likens the way the meat industry works to winemaking. ... Read More>

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    Smith & Wollensky Celebrates 40th Anniversary in October

    This October, Smith & Wollensky is pleased to celebrating 40 years as America’s classic steakhouse.  The original Smith & Wollensky location opened in 1977 in New York City, and has since become an institution known for its American hospitality and New-York style swagger. Famously described by the New York Times as “a... Read More>

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    Introducing ZWILLING J.A. Henckels Steak Knives to S&W

    Smith & Wollensky is pleased to introduce our new knife partnership with esteemed manufacturer ZWILLING J.A. Henckels, collaborating to design custom steak knives that will ensure the best steak eating experience possible.... Read More>

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    Smith & Wollensky Earns 2017 Wine Spectator Awards

    Wine Spectator began its program to recognize the world’s best wine lists in 1981. There are three levels: the Award of Excellence, the Best of Award of Excellence and the Grand Award. Smith & Wollensky has won the Best of Award of Excellence at locations in Boston Atlantic Wharf, Boston Back Bay, Chicago, Columbus, Houston, Miami Beach and New York City.... Read More>

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    Grilling Tips From Executive Chef Matt King

    Summer is upon us – Prime time for grilling and entertaining with steaks in your own home. But, before you fire up the grill this season, plan ahead for the right steak selection and grilling preparation – a few details can make a big difference for the perfect steaks.... Read More>

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