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Glass House Tavern

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252 West 47th Street, New York City, NY 10036 (Between Broadway and 8th Avenue)
+1 212-730-4800
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 am
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Nashua, New Hampshire
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food: A We both had the prix fixe dinner. I had the crab cake, which was delicious, and the mushroom tagliatelle. The pasta was a bit drenched in oil down the bottom, but the flavors were divine. She had the endive salad and the steak option, and the steak was truly exceptional. Drinks: A+ The muddled fig old fashioned is... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was fine. Food was ok. Service was slow and the restaurant was empty. I'm not sure we'll go back. It got great reviews which is why we were disappointed.

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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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111 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went after the theater crowd went to their shows and had lots of privacy. Food was very good and the price fixe theater option was welcome and taken advantage of by several in our party. Shrimp risotto app was very good, as was both the hanger steak and filet. Roasted corn soup was positively reviewed by others in our... More 

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Biederbach, Germany
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with a party of 7 for a lunch. Glass house came highly recommended by our concierge.. it did not disappoint as we were all famished.. chicken Milanese was enormous and delightful.. shrimp risotto was divine, salmon was cooked to perfection. We would not hesitate to return.. service was great as it was a quiet Tuesday for lunch

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Longboat Key, Florida
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117 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Average at best. Very loud; very rushed - and most sadly, the fish had no taste! Nice to be convenient to the theater, but Starbucks would have been better.

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there as walk in to have dinner as a party of 5 during rush hour at first we were told they had no space but then a nice man came to the front and accommodated us in a table. Service was excellent for the rush and the Food was incredible. Had the NY Strip steak with rosemary fries... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Glass House is a must stop place after a night at the theatre. They have a great bar menu, good cocktails, and a lively atmosphere. The staff is always accommodating and we always have a great time when we stop in!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often go to a Saturday matinee and are always looking for somewhere near the Theatre District for a relaxing cocktail, lunch and/or brunch. We had tickets to shows 2 Saturdays in a row and both times, we ate here. We were not disappointed, I don't think you will be either. Happily, we found The Glass House is convenient, cozy... More 

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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The waiters were alerted that we had theater tickets so everything popped. The food and drinks were wonderful and everyone in our party of 8 were totally satisfied. There was even a separate vegan menu with superb choices. Floating to the nearby theater after a great meal and wonderful show made it a night to remember.

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Yardley, Pennsylvania, Usa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance comfortable, but unremarkable. We were a party of four and no one had a complaint about the food. I enjoyed a sliced duck breast breast that was done to perfection and the accompaniments were very good.. Service was efficient and very pleasant. Would go again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $40
Cuisine
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 West 47th Street, New York City, NY 10036
    (Between Broadway and 8th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: N, R & W trains to 49th Street, 1 train to 50th Street, C & E trains to 50th Street, and B, D & F to 47 Street/50 Rockefeller Center.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-730-4800
Description
You feel a great energy when you walk into the Glass House Tavern. The decor is soothing and warm and truly makes the customer feel welcome. The prompt, friendly service is delightful and the food is incredible. Executive Chef Craig Cupani has created a contemporary American menu that sets this restaurant apart from the other choices in the neighborhood. Fresh, seasonal ingredients are the emphasis here and the results are fantastic.

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