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53rd & 6th Halal

w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
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Ranked #30 of 11,642 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night
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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

This food is great. You're a little on your own when it comes to sauce and knowing exactly what to order/what's on the menu. Be prepared to wait in line 15-30 minutes. It's only $6 which is great.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Waited till the last day of my visit. The queue was long it was lunchtime and I just had to try it after all I had read on here. I wasn't disappointed it was lovely, I had mix over rice (chicken and lamb) with white sauce not quite sure what this is but it went well with the meat and... More

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Simply delicious!!! And splendid staff! i would highly recommend it to anyone in the area! The staff was superb!

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Doha, Qatar
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

long wait in line. pretty good food as well. a welcome meal after a long day of sight seeing. would recommend to all if you are ready to wait in long queues

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mid uk
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

People queue arond the clock to eat from here so we joined them and was well worth the wait.We had chicked rice worh 6 dollars but dont forget the mayo and sauce on the side

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12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

There was probably a 30 person line up but the wait was probably only 10 minutes. For six dollars and the amazing taste, I'd say do it. Do keep in mind that you're not at a restaurant and the service you're going to get will be pretty poor, especially with the guy that's taking your order- know exactly what you... More

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Soddy Daisy, Tennessee
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61 reviews 61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Staying at a convention hotel, with the high prices, needed a quick, reasonable lunch. Read the website as well as hearing about Halal from son-in-law. Wife and I stood in the long line and when we got to the guy taking the money ($6 each), he said, "I saw you and tried to get your attention (I use a walker)... More

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Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We went here one night around 7:30 because the reviews were so good. There was a long line that went fast, the prices were reasonable, the service was friendly enough. We ordered 2 orders of chicken with rice and I shared them with my two kids 6 and 12. It didn't have a lot of flavor, so I didn't eat... More

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Eaten there many times and love it. It is always fresh and good! Great especially if you are sight seeing and don't want to take forever with a restaurant. the line looks long but they are so quick that you have food in no time.

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Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Your plate is the following: Shredded chicken or beef (or both) on a bed of lettuce (too much of it for my liking), some orange (tomato flavored most likely) basmati rice with and some shreds of pitta bread. All smothered in the owners secret white sauce (that tasted very much like ranch dressing). All for $6! Excellent deal to be... More

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