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53rd & 6th Halal

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w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“gyro” (49 reviews)
“pitas” (5 reviews)
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Fast Food, Middle Eastern, Halal
w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
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Reviewed March 22, 2012

Best one in the city, hands down. I go see these guys every time no matter what. Get the combo platter and get ready to see your hunger destroyed by the deliciousness.

Thank phishinau
Reviewed March 21, 2012

The line says everything folks, very near Hilton New York, look for them, for 6 dlls you will have a great dinner

Thank Aurora P
Reviewed March 20, 2012

Look for the guys in yellow tops and Go for the $6 chicken and lamb combo, lots of white sauce and go easy on the very hot red sauce. The meat (lots of it) is served with bread, salad and rice. don't be put off...More

Thank V W
Reviewed March 15, 2012

Cabbie recommended this street vendor on our way back to hotel. Stood in line (part of the fun) and bought combination plates for family. Vendor was extremely friendly and helpful. Delicious! So good, that we changed dinner plans for evening before we left NYC so...More

Thank cocoruns
Reviewed March 13, 2012

There are no shortages of food carts in this city. Not to mention Halal food cart. This was by far the best! One can see why! Biryani rice with yogurt, salad and lamb/chicken/beef kebobs for measly $~ So delicious! I can have it every single...More

Thank LatifaS_23
Reviewed February 24, 2012

I had heard it was the best in the city and it was excellent. Friendly guys! We got lucky and the line was pretty short, I was told it usually quite long!

Thank AsylumGal
Reviewed February 16, 2012

We stumbled across The Halal Guys while walking back to our hotel. We hadn't had lunch, and I was intrigued by the 15 person queue, so we joined the back and waited patiently for our first street cart food experience! The wait was short, and...More

Thank Hayley W
Reviewed February 14, 2012

I love a good Gyro, and this one was delicious! Not sure if we hit the one on 53rd & 6th; they have several carts in the area. As cold as it was, there was no line - the food was hot and delicious!!!!! The...More

Thank mom2four1966
Reviewed February 13, 2012

I don't get how something could be so simple and plain looking, could be so good! Street food at its best, cheap eats and popular among everyone, there is a huge line all the time. Place opens from 7p til 4a I think, great spot...More

Thank imsupafly
Reviewed January 24, 2012

I was visiting family in New York City when it was recommended to visit the Halal Guys- So I got there on 53rd and 6th and joined the long line of chipper human beings at 10 pm The wind was blowing and the gray, cold...More

Thank Oscar072
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $10
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 5:30 am
7:00 pm - 5:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
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