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Swing 46

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Address: 349 W. 46th St, New York City, NY
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Thu - Fri 5:00 pm - 3:00 am
Sat - Wed 5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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jazz club in hell's kitchen

Wanted a live Jazz experience so this looked a good bet. Was a Swing night and those that let themselves go and had the dance lessons seemed really happy. We just wanted to listen... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Bath, United Kingdom
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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wanted a live Jazz experience so this looked a good bet. Was a Swing night and those that let themselves go and had the dance lessons seemed really happy. We just wanted to listen and don't pay the 15 doller premium to sit in the room where the band were playing. For us that was perfect. The food was ok... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

We had a great time at Swing 46... Like with a magic wand, you are transferred into New York 50-60 years ago. The band, the music and the singers were great, well worth the $15 cover charge. And the free swing dancing lesson is a nice touch (thank you Brian!) - you cannot learn swing in 20 min, but you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

My friends and I visited Swing 46 twice during our 4 day trip to NYC as they had the George Gee Orchestra playing on the Tuesday and Thursday night. Definitely a highlight of our trip - the staff were very polite and accommodating, and the other dancers were so friendly! (And the music was amazing!) Highly recommend if you are... More 

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Thank Ashleigh K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

We visited NY Christmas 2016 and paid a visit to this jazz bar on a Monday night, they do add 15 dollars per person to the bill for watching the band but it is well worth it. I had the scallops from the menu which were delicious and not as overpriced as some of the other places around NYC.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for a good meal with a good time, this is the place. We had a blast! My wife and I are pretty picky and we had a such a good time here. The music is incredible and the food was good. It's not the best food in NY but it was good and the entertainment was... More 

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Huntly, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

So you pay to put your coats in. Then extra if you want to sit and see the music. Food was nice but the drinks/wine very expensive. Just felt like a ripped off tourist yet again! Come on people are not suckers.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

The nice folks at Trattoria Trecolori recommended this spot for our pre-theater dinner after they were booked, they mentioned that no ones that they serve food. Swing 46 is a gem, very New York-feeling, but inexpensive and so good. Quiet and wonderful. I loved this place!! They have a beautiful $35.00 prix fixe and half-price happy hour!! A deal!! I... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

Great food, great service, great atmosphere, great bands.. all around a really good place to have a good time.. well worth the price!!!!

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New Castle, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Swing 46 looks as though you have stepped into Frank Sinatra's era or a genuine 40's night club. The happy hour is good with 2 for one cocktails. Dinner doesn't start until 9:00 P.M. in the lovely dining room. The band is 8-10 piece and fantastic with a great vocalist, at least the night we were there. The evening starts... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Went here with friends for the evening and we all had a blast. Girls asking guys to dance to some great swing and jazz music, young and old, black and white on the dance floor. It was like a throwback to the past.

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