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.
Book On TripAdvisor Bonus Book your hotel on TripAdvisor — then save 20% on things to do for your trip. Use code BOOKTOSAVE.

Cowgirl

#1,139 of 10,045 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Neighborhood:
West Village
American, Bar, Southwestern, Pub
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
519 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2601
(212) 633-1133
Website
Today
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

165 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 127: English reviews
Renton, United States
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A very special countrified New York hot spot. Down home cooking, hospitality, ambience and fabulous memorabilia. Desserts are sinful and they stir wonderful concoctions at the bar. Be sure to check out each room, visit the photo booth and introduce your self to Elisa, David and Michele. Don't miss the gift shop! Excellent after a show quiet spot!

Helpful?
Thank Sunny M
West Babylon, New York
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The atmosphere is fun and the food is great, especially the whiskey pork chops. And the margaritas are served in mason jars, which is a nice touch.

Helpful?
Thank Johnny S
Rhinebeck, New York
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It seems like this restaurant is having a bit of an identity crisis. It doesn't know if it wants to be a diner, a southwest taco spot, a bbq joint, or an American restaurant. The menu is quirky and fun. My friends and I got the veggie burger, the Sloppy Jolene, the nachos, and the burrito. The food was just... More 

Helpful?
Thank msd0728
Calgary
Level Contributor
29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has been around for about 25 years, and is as fun now as it was then. We revisited it in June 2016 for the first time in well over a decade and were delighted. Portions are huge, so think twice before you order an appetizer. But if you do, go for the corndogs! The vegetarian platter is delicious,... More 

Helpful?
Thank rsulliva
North Carolina
Level Contributor
178 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We popped in this quirky and fun place from breakfast one Sunday morning. It's located in the West Village and has some great outside seating that is wonderful for people watching. The food was very good. We tried a special and a meal from the regular menu. Both were quite tasty and reasonably priced. The service was good, too. I... More 

Helpful?
Thank SuzKMo
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Good happy hour, cool atmosphere. friendly service. Great selection of beers and their sangria isn't bad even though it comes out of what looked like a milk 1 gallon jug! ha!

Helpful?
Thank CS_Nelson
Lake Worth, Florida
Level Contributor
49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

First time visiting the Cowgirl. Ordered beer and their margarita. The margarita is supposed to be something special and it was good, but $11. Ok, it was good,but that's a hotel bar price. Got the fried catfish fingers with coleslaw. Came with jalapeno tarter sauce. It was awesome! The best part of the visit. Everything else was ok.

Helpful?
Thank Butch F
Pleasanton, Texas
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We were a family of four and each ordered something different....portions were big and everybody loved their dish... Staff was friendly and accompanying... 👍

Helpful?
Thank fourjhorse
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

As we are a family of 4 (2 teenage girls) this was a great place to eat our final meal in prior to heading home to London. Burgers,Mac n cheese Corn Dogs etc etc the four of us shared the baked potato ice cream. would definately com back to!

Helpful?
1 Thank topnotchnosh
Stockholm, Sweden
Level Contributor
51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Had a late night dinner after our arrival to NYC. Our first time visiting the city. The place is vibrating with hungry and laughterful americans. Just like the movies. The food comes in plenty. Great place to hangout.

Helpful?
Thank alstahl

Travelers who viewed Cowgirl also viewed

New York City, NY
New York City, NY
 
New York City, NY
 
New York City, NY
 

Been to Cowgirl? 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
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Southwestern, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 Hudson St, New York City, NY 10014-2601
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: (212) 633-1133

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cowgirl 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 West Village

Neighborhood Profile
West Village
Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the West Village is one of the city’s most coveted addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture, this neighborhood has a unique old-world feel. You won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan. Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
Explore this neighborhood