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Smith's Bar and Restaurant

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$$ - $$$American, ,
701 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7102
+1 212-247-2161
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (43 reviews)
“wings” (19 reviews)
“potatoes” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7102
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Reviewed yesterday

Visited for pre Theatre drinks early evening as very close to Majestic Theatre. Place was pretty warm inside and we managed to get a seat without to much trouble. Visit spoiled by some outrageously load girls sitting at the bar otherwise seemed like a pretty...More

Thank GB-KSA
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem! Security at a nearby Broadway show "Come From Away" recommended this place for our lunch. So glad we went. Delicious food, friendly service, comfortable atmosphere and decent prices. Loved the fish and chips, and the mac and cheese.

Thank Zepp12345
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in on a whim looking for a place to have a drink. It’s fairly small, with a local feel. We just had a drink during happy hour (they have a long happy hour, btw!) and got a large draft beer for $5. The...More

Thank angean
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is opposite the Intercontinental,where we were staying. It offers a great bar and restaurant. The food and service were great,we thought we would just have something light so chose a sandwich......big mistake,it was huge and definitely shouldn't have had the fantastic buffalo wings...More

Thank Discovery2011
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped off in here for some drinks and nibbles in the afternoon, and we were thrilled. We were staying up the road - at the Riu Plaza - so the location was ideal for us, with really good beer options and some great snacks...More

Thank jdr1993
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We came in early on a Tuesday night and were seated right away. The location is great if you're trying to get a bite to eat before seeing a show. Our waitress was attentive and pleasant. We ordered a cajun shrimp skewers as an appetizer...More

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed October 18, 2017

came across this bar as it was right across from the hotel I was staying at( the row). called in for a quick beer to start with but ended up going back later as it felt like a really friendly place. great beer, a bit...More

Thank fatstan
Reviewed October 16, 2017

This review covers two visits for breakfasts at Smith's Bar and Restaurant during our week-long visit to NYC Theatre District. We were served by Angie on our first visit and Marina on our second visit. In both instances we were looking for a good meal...More

Thank SamActual
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Before seeing a Saturday matinee on Broadway, my friend and I stopped in to Smith's for a quick lunch. We had the best burgers! My friend ordered a turkey burger that was smothered in cheese and came with apple slices. I ordered a plain burger...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed October 13, 2017

This was our first night in NY. Totally jet lagged and not overly hungry the food was everything we expected and more! Huge portions, fabulous food and okay not cheap but hey we were in New York! The burgers were fantastic, the atmosphere great and...More

Thank MrsEScott2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
8:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-247-2161
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