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Hell's Kitchen

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$$$
Neighborhood:
Midtown
Mexican
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679 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3618
(212) 977-1588
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 140
    Excellent
  • 104
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Margaritas!

Went with a group of friends, service was perfect - margaritas were great - must try the cod dish! Super unique and delish.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 6, 2015
Karen S
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Seattle, Washington
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Bar scene
  • Romantic
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

we stopped off before a Circle Line trip at Hells Kitchen for breakfast - a quiet time to visit and friendly staff. We had a Mexican veggie dish which made a refreshing change to typical NY breakfast choices.

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Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Went with a group of friends, service was perfect - margaritas were great - must try the cod dish! Super unique and delish.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We really enjoyed our evening here, great food, great atmosphere and great staff. The margaritas certainly pack a punch, would recommend and definitely go back!

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Really great atmosphere and awesome location. The food was great but, I somehow expected more. Either way the food was good and very fresh. I loved the tomato soup and calamari.

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The host staff were great... {the first experience}, attentive and friendly. Our waitress... not so much. I understand stress due to business, we all work for a living. But, when your job is to cater to one's wants & needs, you should kind of try to be good at it. Our waitress sucked. We *would* have ordered more drinks if... More 

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Fair Play, South Carolina
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40 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

I went here with my family of 5 and 119.00 (no drinks) later we left Hungry. The food was not that great, the portions were small, the waiter was clearing the table while we still were eating and talking. We definitely felt we were being rushed out. We will not be going back there again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I went there for dinner the other evening with my family of 5 and 119.50 later with no drinks we still left hungry. The food was nothing to rave about in taste or quality. We will definitely not be going back

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We randomly decided to have our dinner at this restaurant. I really enjoyed my meal. They played a great music as well. It is a low key place with lots of potential.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Just back from a trip to NYC. Never written a review before but felt compelled to this time. We stayed in Doubletree Suites in Times Sq (great hotel if you have kids) and found this gem on our last day. Only disappointment was that we didn't find it earlier. Fantastic food (sirloin burger at $11 incl salad/fries- amazing). Am a... More 

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Bedford, England, United Kingdom
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65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Always great quality food, and fast friendly service. Took the kids with me this time, the Mac'n'Cheese is a bargain at £4, but the real hit was the Salt Beef, Mustard and Pickles bagel. My daughter was VERY impressed!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 679 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3618
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: (212) 977-1588

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

Questions & Answers

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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