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343 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036 (Manhattan)
(212) 757-0788
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Ranked #2,637 of 11,765 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $30 - $30
Mon - Tue 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Bar
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: 8th and 9th Avenues
Transit: A, B & C trains to 44th Street and 8th Avenue and the Q,R,N,1, 2 & 3 trains to 42nd Street and 7th Avenue.
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Toronto, Canada
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70 reviews 70 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This was our second visit to Don't Tell Mama. Had a lot of laughs and enjoyed the raw talent of "off Broadway" struggling actors. The wait staff provide live singing to the piano with old favorites and some actual Broadway ballads. The talent both drama and singing is next best! The atmosphere is lively, load and sing along. We left... More 

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Austin, Texas
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120 reviews 120 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I agree with other folks, this is a hidden gem. The food was melting in our mouths. We had a pre-theater lunch. This place just started to open for lunch on the weekends. We ate here before seeing Pippin. We were the only ones in the place & wait staff was very good. Huge salad w/ warm mushrooms, refreshing drinks... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Looks a bit expensive from the outside but really quite reasonably priced and very good food served on a wonky legged table and a friendly atmosphere

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New York City, New York
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250 reviews 250 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We did not go for the entertainment. We did catch a glimpse of the show on the way to the rest rooms and it looked like a lot of fun; we may be back for that. The food in the restaurant half was just okay. Service was friendly and a little pushy - looking for an upsell. There are so... More 

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Port Washington
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109 reviews 109 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We have seen Stephen a number of times. His show is a cabaret type with him singing and a piano player who at times sings as well. He tells a few anecdotal jokes. It is a fun evening. Don't Tell Mama has a two drink minimum and only takes cash.

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New York City, New York
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

It was almost impossible to make a reservation here, let alone getting a confirmation from the manager. Finally after trying several months, I did finally get one, and had to reserve it with my credit card . We arrived and was told we didn't have a reservation. The shocked waitor did try to do his best, and we did finally... More 

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Millburn, NJ
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Don't Tell Mama has a great pre-threatre prixe fixe dinner. The staff is friendly and helpful and the food is very good. Every course is tasty and nicely presented. I live locally and DTM is our regular pre-theatre go-to.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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76 reviews 76 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

This is one of those Bars in the theater district where you can have something to eat and drink while being entertained by local performers. I've been there a number of times and found it to be very good. I have not eaten there however the drinks are priced fairly and you are not bothered. They pass the hat from... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Prix Fixe menu is fabulous! I had a 3 course meal for $24! It was delicious and only a block or 2 from Times Square. Fun atmosphere, great food...NOT a tourist trap! I cannot believe that I found this place...I totally lucked out! Definitely try the Couscous and Chorizo Risotto! http://www.donttellmamanyc.com/prix-fixe-menu {Dinner menu} The Oven Roasted Tomato & Chèvre... More 

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48 reviews 48 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I travel to New York a lot, but had never tried this restaurant. The food was very good. I ate at the bar since I was alone, but was treated royally! That is not always the case when your a lone diner. There is a caberet adjacent to the restaurant which I did not investigate, but I'm told that it's... More 

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Additional Information about Don't Tell Mama

Address: 343 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: (212) 757-0788
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 4:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
Cuisine: Bar

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