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519 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2601 (Manhattan)
(212) 633-1133
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Ranked #2,529 of 11,659 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Southwestern, Barbecue
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Vero Beach, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

We just wrapped up a visit to NYC with our family, including two children ages two and five. We read about Cowgirl in a book, "Family Guide New York City." We are fans of comfort food, so we loved the menu. Only wish they had offered sweet iced tea as well. We were particularly impressed with the kids meals. The... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Came here our first night in NY with our 6 year old. Great place for families with comfort food galore and fun, laid back atmosphere. I love the vegetarian chili and the corn bread. The complimentary chips and bean dip was delicious.

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Tampa, Florida
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I love this place!! It's a can't miss, especially if you're looking for a fun late-night place to hang out with friends, have a few drinks and some campfire vittles. The staff is fun, so is the the food. The kitschy atmosphere is a riot (they accept S&H Green Stamps, y'all!) and I always have a great time with my... More

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New York City, New York
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255 reviews 255 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Like everything in Texas, their portions are HUGE. Do yourself a favor and share everything on the table. Honorable mentions to the following items on their menu: Frito pie, chicken fried chicken, chicken fried steak and the frozen baked potato.

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New York City, New York
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Cowgirl is a great restaurant with an awesome theme of the western cowgirls and cowboys. The food is great and the type of food is American. The service is awesome and the food isn't to pricey.

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Weston, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This was recommended to me by a coworker for our family trip to NYC. The decor is kind of cool. Very kitschy. Lots of old Western memorabilia. No one in our family was too impressed with the food. I had the ribs and they were ok. Not a bad place, but nothing special.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

A restaurant that displays a picture of Patsy Cline on the way to the toilet. Need I say more? Oh, the food is great too, plentiful and tasty, the bloody Mary is the best I ever had and if you’re lucky you can sit outside in the sun. I highly recommend this place for a unique experience, somebody for most... More

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New Zealand
13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Cute little tables out on the sidewalk, very friendly service, first time I'd eaten Catfish and it was SO YUMMY. Southern food but not dripping in grease and fat, I really enjoyed it. Felt like a comfortable local. Great for people watching if you sit outside.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

What a little gem! Visited here for a late lunch. The service and atmosphere were wonderful. Staff couldn't have been nicer. Excellent food (my husband recommends the pulled pork sandwich!). Also, you have to try the frozen margaritas - I had the cherry - yum! You can sit outside or in. Great décor, old-world cowgirl memorabilia.

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Yorkshire. England
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We came across this place by chance just looking for somewhere for lunch. Very quirky place with great decor. The food is tex/mex style with great variety on the menu. The place was very busy because it was Memorial Day. Lots of locals eating so it can't be that bad. The waitresses were very friendly and we had great service.... More

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