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The Redhead

#1,253 of 11,056 Restaurants in New York City
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East Village
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349 E 13th St, New York City, NY 10003
(212) 533-6212
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4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 54
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Best bartenders !!

Went there for my birthday and about 14 friends. We had a blast, the food, the cocktails, everything was awesome!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
MagicScott
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NY, NY
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NY, NY
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went there for my birthday and about 14 friends. We had a blast, the food, the cocktails, everything was awesome!!!

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Thank MagicScott
Hoboken, New Jersey
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

This is a small restaurant/bar with good food. Positives are very good chicken, escarole, and salad. Everyone we were with enjoyed their food. Very good fish dishes as well and reasonable. The negative is it is tight quarters to eat in and very loud. Not expensive and if the noise level doesn't bother you by all means try it if... More 

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Thank sangelo602
Charlotte, North Carolina
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Small place but good food. Had the pretzels with beer cheese that were featured on diners, dives and drive thru's first and then the fried chicken. The beer cheese was excellent - pretzels warm and fresh! It was crowded but they did not rush us which is such a plus!

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Thank Debbie S
New York, United States
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311 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

With a rating of 4-1/2 bullets (as seen above) from the diners voting on TripAdvisor, I was expecting a super-flavorful buttermilk fried chicken. When I tried it, I thought that there was no noticeable flavor or enhancement from the buttermilk. I got what I consider an ordinary fried chicken dish, no more moist than a fast food fried chicken. Along... More 

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Thank Harvey M
Johns Creek, Georgia
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Normally I expect to have some kind of potatoes and or greens served along side my fried chicken. The fried chicken and Redhead, #1 doesn't need anything to go along with it, and #2 comes with a slice of watermelon topped with pickled onion that proved to be the perfect accompaniment to the perfectly battered and fried chicken. I did... More 

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Thank Diana H
Waterloo, Canada
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

If you're in the mood for a quiet meal just don't come here. It is loud and full of energy. In a good way. This place has a real buzz and the food is a perfect reflection of this brash and casual environment. We had alotta fun watching the characters at the bar. The staff are wonderful: charming and funny... More 

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Thank Andrew B
Westchester County, New York
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66 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

My daughter and I stopped in for dinner on a Wednesday night. She is a city dweller and having visited the bar there, thought it looked like a good place for food. She was correct! We split a delicious Summer Salad. It truly is summery, arriving in a wooden bowl, very beautifully seasoned, with peaches, lots of crunchy things and... More 

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Thank bindiboo
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

This small restaurant is full of surprises. The fired chicken is recommended but the porchetta was outstanding (just a little heavy on the sage. The most unusual thing was the bacon peanut brittle. This item was deceiving, it is actually peanuts coated in a light sugar syrup and sprinkled with bacon and some sage (?). The wait staff were great.... More 

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Thank sassyless
St. John's, Canada
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108 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Walked a ton of blocks after accidentally getting dropped off on 13th street WEST instead of East, just to eat at the Redhead. I had been here last November and it was a greatly memorable experience. Not this time, however. I was so disappointed because I made my friends walk that far. The bartender was really nice, and was waiting... More 

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Thank Newfiechick1
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

This little local hot spot was amazing... Too amazing, that no one would ever think to call ahead and make reservations for A BAR, but that is the only part you want to BEWARE of! Definitely call ahead and make reservations or you will probably not get a table. If you don't mind sitting at the bar like we did... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 349 E 13th St, New York City, NY 10003
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 533-6212

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: American
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am

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