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Flight 151

Bar, American
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151 8th Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10011-5119
11:00 am - 4:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
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New York City, New York
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227 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Bartender Michelle was so nice and great service. Food ok and drinks are nice. Atmosphere very nice also. Will go again if I'm down in area.

Thank sarasota69
Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Wanted a few drinks to watch the world go by. Perfect for people watching in NY, as people use the front window as a mirror sometimes. Sat there about 3 hours listening to some great music and well priced drinks. Didn't eat there, but perfect for a time out. Owner opened main front to let the air in. A few... More 

Thank Morninchile
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174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Burger was ok chicken sandwich was ok very dark inside. Will not be back. Sevice was unfriendly at first but than the bartender warmed up

Thank Philc2020
Singapore, Singapore
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103 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

Some friends and I found this place while in Chelsea one evening. It looked interesting, with an airplane theme (complete with plane parts on the walls and "interesting" names for their drinks). When looking through the menu, we noticed a lot of different style hot dogs. I'm always one for trying new things so we got a couple of hot... More 

Thank MichaelinSingapore
New York
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150 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Amazing food. Better Mexican than many restaurants around here. Order anything, you won't be disappointed. Great drink specials. Rowdy sports fans, but not deafening. Great juke box turns up the bass. I love everything here.

Thank KillerRabbit
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126 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015 via mobile

The food is good but not spectacular. The saloon is a little bit dark , the bench are old and not very comfortable. The waitress only want to sell new beverages during the lunch , take care if she propose a new coke ,she'll put on the bill it :-( Another point is the presence of a non smily boss... More 

Thank wolfynapoli
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

They do a good steak and I like the random trivia questions they throw out. First one to answer correctly gets a free drink of whatever they're on at the time. Bar staff not overly friendly but still professional.

Thank Maxwell R
New York City, New York
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Great service and recommended for a neighborhood hangout. The food is really good, but super greasy. The mixed drinks are very weak so its preferred to get wine or beer so you know what you are paying for.

Thank Sonia M
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I live close by and hang out here occasionally. No frills, salty and fun bartenders, and surprisingly good bar food! They make their mozzarella sticks in house, for example, and they're HUGE. I love trivia night too! If You want an unpretentious, old school joint, this is the place to be. They've been open for a LONG time, even by... More 

Thank ps258
New York City, New York
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298 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Went here late one night, full of locals, all basically drinking, not a lot of food being served. We had the chips and salsa - average at best, nothing fancy and the fish and chips and a burger. The fish and fries were greasy. We left them and didn't finish. When we asked what kind of fish, 2 waitresses didn't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Bar, American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 151 8th Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10011-5119
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: 212-229-1868

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