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Reviewed July 17, 2019

Wonderful area in NYC. We love Lincoln Square- home to Julliard, Lincoln Center, and wonderful restaurants and shops. Great part of NYC to explore if you are local or from out of town. A must visit if you are into a great Arts and Cultural...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed April 10, 2019

Plenty of theaters and restaurants around this square. Not as many as around Times Square but the theaters are newer. The Metropolitan Opera is here as well.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 2, 2019

Lincoln Square is located on the Upper West Side just by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. When coming to enjoy a concert, a play or any other venue at the center - it is great to sit by the water fountain, look at the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

Lincoln Square is beautiful and is not to be missed for lovers of the arts. It is invigorating just to sit nearby the fountain and watch the people moving about Lincoln Center. Better yet is to take in a performance.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Debra R
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

First time ever been to Lincoln Centre and never been to a ballet before and did not know what to expect. The building is amazing, it’s huge but looks very nice when it’s all lit up at night. We sat in Fifth row back (cheaper...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

After the disappointment in 2008 where it was in complete renovation, and now, beautiful buildings, beautiful fountain that goes at the sound of music, on the backside there are always free concerts outdoors. Now it was nice to see it done. Do not forget that...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

One of the main reasons for our visits to New York is always Opera and Theatre, and we were crossing Lincoln Square to the Opera House on our second day in the City, having shaken off any after effects of the flight. We were not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, staff, service, owner. We had a wonderful thanksgiving dinner. I highly recommend the seafood. The staff were amazing, and the staff attentive but not intrusive. Music , ambiance and friendliness in a Manhattan eaterliey is a bonus...we will return again and again.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

Was in south Central Park just after 59th street and walked across to book for discounted broadway tickets at the Lincoln centre. This place has seating and a sandwich and coffee shop if you are in need of it. TKTS at Lincoln centre opens at...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

Really great part of Upper West Side that has lots of shops,cafes, open air spaces to sit and people watch, performances, music, and so close to Central Park. Excellent bus and subway services.

Date of experience: April 2017
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