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Upstairs at The Stand

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239 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2509
+1 212-677-2600
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3 weeks ago
“A Nosh”
Feb 14, 2017
“Comedy & Good Eats!”
Closed Now
All hours
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
239 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2509
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met to catch up with old friends for a drink and a nosh. Service was fine. Food was awful. Even cocktails were pretty bad. I should have sent the food back. So it goes.

Thank iramsimon
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I recently attended a corporate event at The Stand and absolutely enjoyed the experience. From the great staff at the bar to the service professionals preparing and serving food, everything was wonderful. The comedy club in the basement offered an amazing night of entertainment for...More

Thank Jenny H
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have just seen the best free night of comedy that you could ever witness two and a half hours of free comedy no bar minimum and amazing service from the waitress we had to bring our drinks the gags were what...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

I went here for a brunch with some friends and was pleasantly surprised. From the outside this place looks pretty basic but inside the decor is redone which adds a nice touch. They have a bottomless brunch option and I had the cookie dough pancakes...More

Thank Bmac2012
Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

I've never wrote a bad review before but this place really deserves one. The manager argued with me and told me my concerns did not matter after I was over charged. The waitress who's name was Jamie never came to the table to ask how...More

Thank Marlon M
Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Such a terrible experience at the Stand. - Headline comedian/host no-showed the gig; the Stand changed the website two days before the show mysteriously removing him from the 8:30 show and never apologized or told the audience why he wasn't there. The tickets were $50....More

Thank CQBrownie
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Came here because my niece saw the restaurant featured on a tv show where the reviewer said it was the best food he ever had. We were not disappointed, the appetizers seemed far more creative than the entrees so we shared the rock shrimp tempura,...More

Thank Bruce Z
Reviewed September 8, 2015

This isn't the standard bar food you get at a comedy club - this is a real restaurant! The appetizer portions were large and everything was very good, including the service. It was rather loud, but that seems to pretty standard, My very picky European-converted-to-New-Yorker...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed July 23, 2015

Wow! Their rock shrimp tempura appetizer is almost as good as Nobu. Plus you get maybe 10-12 shrimp for $15. I couldn't believe it. We also got the truffle man n' cheese ($9), Stand Burger with waffle fries ($13), and Caeser salad ($12). The truffle...More

Thank Gabi F
Reviewed June 4, 2015

We were on vacation and wanted dinner and to do something fun so we decided to take a chance on The Stand. We went in and there were only a couple of tables filled so we were a tad nervous. We had the most precious...More

Thank jessicajaeger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10003-2509
    (20th Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train to 23rd and Park or 18th and park. Or 4,5,N,Q,R,F,M trains to Union Square.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 212-677-2600
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