We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Flight 151

American, Bar
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
151 8th Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10011-5119
+1 212-229-1868
11:00 am - 4:00 am
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

28 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Showing 26: English reviews
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are regulars at Flight and love this spot. Our birthday guy wanted to come here for his birthday. Our servers, Molly and Leoni, were fantastic as usual. The food, including the mozzarella sticks, wings, and mashed potatoes with bacon, was delicious. We arrived early to get things ready including where to place the balloons. While my fiancé was talking... More 

Thank Annette M
Level Contributor
45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

I just placed an order here for a home delivery for myself and some of my neighbors, who are visiting at my apartment tonight. It's a good night to stay home and order in. I just requested three appetizers, four entrées, four beverages and four desserts. I was told that salads come with each entrée and what dressing would I... More 

Thank Jim H
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
1,251 reviews
488 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 526 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 24, 2016

Flight 151 is an affordable spot to grab a beer in New York City, but the service is mediocre and the two times I visited the arrogance of the bartender made it difficult to enjoy my beer. He belittled the servers and shunned them for ordering drinks for their tables, then explained how everyone came to this bar to see... More 

1 Thank TryppAdams
Level Contributor
133 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Cool little place to grab a beer. Lots of good TV on small screens. Good service. The neighbourhood is awesome!

Thank Matt G
Sunrise, Florida
Level Contributor
124 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

Stopped in for a drink and got such a cold welcome I don't think it ever happen tp me before... The bartender, who seemed as he had been there forever, must really hate his work or just had a bad day. We left after one drink and went to spend our money somewhere else that wanted it.

2 Thank Chef O
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
249 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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
Level Contributor
11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles 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
New Jersey
Level Contributor
217 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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
Zwolle, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
114 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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 MichaelinZwolle
New York
Level Contributor
182 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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

Travelers who viewed Flight 151 also viewed

New York City, NY
New York City, NY

Been to Flight 151? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups
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: +1 212-229-1868

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Flight 151 and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Flight 151 staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chelsea

Neighborhood Profile
Home to hundreds of art galleries, beautiful brownstones, and one of New York’s newest and most popular attractions, Chelsea is one of the city’s jewels when it comes to neighborhood life. The contemporary art scene is an integral part of the neighborhood’s identity, with gallery openings almost every night of the week and countless exhibits to explore. As a longtime hub of gay culture in New York City, it’s also a diverse district with a vibrant nightlife scene. The opening of the High Line, an abandoned elevated train track transformed into a world-class pedestrian park, gave this neighborhood new life as a tourist destination. The High Line provides visitors with a tranquil, elevated space with incomparable views, providing an unparalleled way to experience the city.
Explore this neighborhood