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FireBird Russian Restaurant

365 W. 46th St., New York City, NY 10036
212-586-0244
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Ranked #4,064 of 11,748 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $21 - $74
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Tue 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: European
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 8th and 9th Avenue
Transit: 1,2,3,7,A,C,E,N,R,Q,W,S to 42nd Street Time Square Station
Description: Firebird, Opulent decor, "Regal" service, and "Divine" Vodkas that may inspire you to shout, "Bring back the Tsar" (Zagat). If you only dine once in Manhattan, dine like a Tsar. Lunch from 11:45am - 2:30 pm Lunch Pre-Fixe $21 and $44.95 Dinner Pre-Fixe available everyday from 5pm - 7pm.
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English first
Mahwah, New Jersey
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138 reviews 138 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

I just went on restaurant row this past weekend and saw that many of the restaurants are closed. This restaurant was not open.

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New York City, New York
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175 reviews 175 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Very good Russian food in theater district. the decor is very Romonof and it makes for fun time. The Russian food selection is wonderful. Broaway is around the corner

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New York City, New York
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711 reviews 711 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
395 helpful votes 395 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

On Thanksgiving weekend last year, my wife and I went to Firebird with her mom after seeing a matinee of Kinky Boots. We had a classy memorable meal: Moscow Mule, flights of vodka, caviar and so on.

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Great russian food and the best russian vodka. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. The decor is from a russian building brought back to the US. It can be very romantic and also for friends and family.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

I loved the food and the atmosphere when I went in November '13. On May 9, 2014, a Friday evening the restaurant was closed, dark and the menu had been removed from the display case in front of the restaurant. Jeff's awful night out may have had something to do with the fact that the staff knew the restaurant was... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My wife I were in NYC to see a play. We wanted a special pre theater dinner. Experience at Firebird was awful. We should have walked out when we realized we were the only ones in the restaurant. We should have walked out when the waiter was rude and obnoxious. Food was very expensive and awful.

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Newport Center, Vermont
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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Like many establishments on Restaurant Row, you descend a short set of stairs to enter Firebird, and it's like you have been transported back to Mother Russia. The atmosphere is very intimate and the decor is laden with a profusion of photographs and artifacts evoking Russia's past. The service is formal but very friendly and helpful. There is a dizzying... More 

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Orange Beach
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

The lamb chops were done perfectly and we really enjoyed the Kulibiaka. The Gravlax was outstanding. Very friendly and helpful staff.

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Trumbull, Connecticut
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76 reviews 76 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Entering the restaurant is like stepping onto the set of Dr. Zhivago, at least before the revolution. The food is adequate bit not outstanding, although the appetizers were better than the entrees we tried. The Olivier salad was just moist enough without be overpowered with mayonnaise and the gravlax was nicely flavorful and served with arugula to give it some... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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84 reviews 84 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

I love Russian food so I was excited to try out FireBird - we weren't disappointed. We were going to an 8pm show so the location was great to be in the theater district but away from all the flashing lights of Times Sq. I had the beet salad, and borscht as my main course. Salads were very good and... More 

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Additional Information about FireBird Russian Restaurant

Address: 365 W. 46th St., New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: 212-586-0244
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 74
Cuisine: European

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