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The Halal Guys

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Special Diets
Lunch, Dinner
Fast Food, Middle Eastern
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

Food was good as it’s hard to find halal places in NYC. The white sauce is good, no idea what it’s made from. The red sauce is very spicy and you only need a tiny bit. Overall it is something worth trying even if it’s...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Riaz113
Reviewed June 19, 2019 via mobile

I visited Halal guys having read reviews. My expectations were very high for the food. I ordered a large combo and a chicken dish . The combo is a mixture of chicken , spicy lamb and gyro which is doner meat for the uninitiated. The...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sharazk
Reviewed June 7, 2019

Wife and I went 4 times in the past week. Tried the beef and spicy lamb platters and we were not disaponted, delicious. The beef Gyro was very good but "dificult" to bite into its so large (jejeje) but very good. Loved it. Price good.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Igor Alejandro M
Reviewed May 22, 2019 via mobile

Went here because of all the good reviews. Ordered a falafel sandwich for about 10 dollars. Everything was cold and plain tasting. Success must have gotten to them because by the time I finished my food I wished I had have just gone to McDonald's....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Lats71
Reviewed April 14, 2019

It was a treat on a cold rainy day to stop at halal guys to try their delicious, hot food. Its a whole mean of choice of Meat, Chicken or Veg. With bread and salad.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ashmath A
Reviewed March 28, 2019

Famous for their street cart on Avenue of The Americas, this brick and mortar restaurant on the Upper West Side is a haven for those who love halal food. I recommend the small chicken, rice and salad platter with white sauce and a VERY small...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank pkgreen2018
Reviewed March 28, 2019 via mobile

We liked it. Fresh and delicious, simple choices, nothing overcomplicated. Walk in pick platter or burrito and select anything else you see. We didn't expect to ear the whole platter but we both did. Fantastic spot and I liked the employees.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DriftwoodGaming
Reviewed March 2, 2019

Our first time, but really good. Everyone in the group was surprised but loved it. They have chicken, red rice and salad. Pour with white sauce, and delicious barbecue sauce and it's fantastic! Friendly guys and gals inside. Lots of folks inside enjoying. We ordered...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank WalkingInLA
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Delicious, fresh and cheap. The garlic sauce is sooo good. I wish they would open a store on the Gold Coast in Australia.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank beckoz
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

This place is the place to go for no expensive, tasty halal food! They also have other locations. Give it a try ;)

Date of visit: December 2018
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Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
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