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TGI Friday’s

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Central American, Pub, South American
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1680 Broadway, 53rd St., New York City, NY 10019-5808
+1 212-767-8327
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to kill time by eating early as we had some attraction tickets booked. The sign at door said wait here to be served, after being ignored for ten minutes we walked in and stood at the end of the bar. The server showed us to a table quickly and brought us menus. We ordered our drinks and food... More 

Thank Lorna A
Geelong, Australia
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dropped in for a drink and maybe something to eat. Sat at the bar downstairs for a drink, got ignored for 10 Mins whilst the bar tender watched football and talk to friends at the bar. moved further up the bar and finally got served, by the way there were only about 10 people in the bar. Ordered 2 Budweiser... More 

Thank Brendan L
Chirk, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on the election night and was not happy at all, the girl on the door was great got us a seat in 5 minutes. The starter was the best part omg delicious but after that it went down hill which got it the extra star. The service was not to any standard. The main was not good food just... More 

Thank danjamesjones
Harlow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to TGI Friday's one evening while in NYC as we had had a long day and just wanted some reasonable quality food at a reasonable price, this was our experience with TGI Friday's in the UK. We walked in and were seated straight away. That was about the only good point. The booth we were allocated was cramped,... More 

Thank Sukie2014
Chester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff friendly. Place dirty. Service appalling. expect a tip. A good one would be clean and devorate the place. Employ more staff. They are run raggid.

Thank Gaynor T
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten in TGI Friday's all over the world. First time in USA.. very disappointing food. Poor quality. Waiters were very good.. definitely would not recommend going to this place to eat..

Thank G0kulk
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Pasta was $20!!! Looked like someone had puked the pasta on the plate. We came here to use a gift card that we had recieved, which we never went.

Thank Lingo F
Warrington, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

We were hungry and tried and went to this TGI Fridays as close to where we were staying and knew in the UK the good standards they had. Wish we hadn't bothered. Staff seemed disorganised and unsure what was happening, even though the restaurant was not full. The place was dark and the floor was dirty. They got the drinks... More 

Thank Diane W
Meppershall, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

Totally ignored when you walk in, showed ourselves upstairs where a waitress likened to Roz from Monsters Inc ordered us to sit at a place. Food was average at best ,restaurant us grubby and dirty, it's as if because Times Square is so busy they don't bother to make an effort as people go in there as an easy option...avoid

Thank bev_allen123
London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

And thats it same food all over world same service same training same ok food its a belly filler and thats about it in my opinion

Thank paul m

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Central American, Pub, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1680 Broadway, 53rd St., New York City, NY 10019-5808
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-767-8327

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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