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Cowgirl

519 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2601 (Manhattan)
(212) 633-1133
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Ranked #2,387 of 11,618 restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
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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Weston, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 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
44 helpful votes 44 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
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Bucks
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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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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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Gothenburg, Sweden
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Not horribly bad, but everything was less good than in other restaurants in the Village. Slow service, really bland food. Not good value for money.

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New York City, New York
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66 reviews 66 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

We went here with a group of people and had a fun time. High points included a variety of choices, many unique for NY, good drinks, good fried foods (hard to diet here) and relaxing decor. On the wish it was different side, it was very loud (hard to talk without yelling), very crowded with tables crammed in everywhere, uncomfortable,... More

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New York City, New York, USA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Randomly found this bar while out with friends. As a native Texas, it made me nostalgic for home. The back of the bar had a den with cozy couches and it wasn't too crowded, which is a rarity in the city. The margaritas and nachos were pretty decent. Great area for large groups to hang out!

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Italia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

we eat on last day our stay in New York. Not a terrific food but good and very pleasant and typical as place. I asked spicy chicken wings and they cooked them for me, instead their recipe BBQ and I appreciated. We will come again when in New York.

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Stopped by here at lunchtime, the catfish salad was delicious. Good atmosphere with a mixed crowd. We were a little embarrassed to be told our tip of just over 10% was not enough. Apologies English people sometimes forget! :-)

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