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The Ainsworth

$$ - $$$American, ,
122 W 26th St, Between 6th And 7th, New York City, NY 10001-6804
+1 212-741-0645
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Jul 14, 2018
“golden fried chicken ”
Apr 24, 2018
“Strange Vibe, OK Food”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
122 W 26th St, Between 6th And 7th, New York City, NY 10001-6804
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No one was there...waitress was awful...couldn’t be found. Food took 45 minutes and they forgot serveral things that then took another 40 minutes. Weird place TVs suggested sports bar, ear shattering rap music,Victorian wall paper and chandeliers, barn wood on walls,eye blinding red heat lamps...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank janel957
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Good!!! really good and special to have once in your life golden fried chicken! Also the burgers are tasty! But it‘s not deserving 5 stars due to hosters, enterior, restrooms, noise, perfection in food. But definitely a good place in New York City and for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Johanna B
Reviewed June 7, 2018

We visit family in Jersey City a couple of times a year and today we had lunch at the Ainsworth. I had the Cobb Salad and my wife had the Margherita Flatbread. The Cobb is one of the best I've ever had. I know, they...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank DandPinWA
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I've heard that this restaurant is supposed to be really popular and fun during happy hour, but when we went, there was barely anyone there. It smelled HORRIBLE inside, like a rotten smell mixed with bleach. It was not pleasant, and made it difficult to...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank alexisgooose
Reviewed March 3, 2018

It was game night, we had a table of 10. It took 35 minutes to get drinks. We ordered our burgers at 7:00. Had to cancel our order at 8:10 to go to game. We had to eat in the Prudential Center, which costs a...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank Tricia M
Reviewed February 18, 2018

I really like the Ainsworth because the hospitality has always been top notch. The waiters I've encountered so far have been super friendly, helpful and courteous. The DJs play amazing music all night and is a great place to go, not just after work but...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank likeabitek
Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

The combination of a high end restaurant and sports bar was captivating. The food was well presented and tasteful. Great Service.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Ramon R
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

I’m not sure what to make of the decode and atmosphere, it looks like a restaurant but acts like a sports bar. We enjoyed a business get together of drinks and appetizers here. The service was prompt and the food and drinks reasonably food. Overall,...More

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank COLadyRoadWarrior
Reviewed November 12, 2017

This place is hopping. I enjoyed a few appetizers and some cocktails before a show. The bartenders know what they're doing - making some classic cocktails with perfection. The food (Steak Flatbread and Mac and Chees fries) were both really tasty. Lot of televisions mean...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Mark D
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Visiting from Alabama for the weekend and my husband and I planned our Saturday around going to the Ainsworth to watch the Alabama/Arkansas football game. We arrived 2 hours before the game started but we were not aware you had to make reservations so we...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Response from rebeccasX5999DC | Reviewed this property |
Nomad hotel is around the corner and amazing. And the Ainsworth is a hotel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
4:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 W 26th St, Between 6th And 7th, New York City, NY 10001-6804
    (Between 6th & 7th Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flower District
  • Neighborhood: Flower District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-741-0645
  • E-mail
The Ainsworth offers a new take on classic American fare favorites with their gourmet burgers and signature handcrafted cocktails. Their approachable menu is paired with visually stimulating décor, culminating in the ultimate drinking and dining experience. With locations in New York City's Chelsea, Gramercy, Midtown, and East Village neighborhoods; Hoboken and Newark in New Jersey; and now Kansas City, The Ainsworth is a multipurpose venue comprised of a full-scale restaurant, bar, lounge and event space. Hidden behind antique mirrors, a multitude of HD televisions adorn the walls, making The Ainsworth ideal for presentations, private screenings, sports watching, entertainment and corporate branding.
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