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The Press Box

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$$ - $$$American, ,
932 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-7802
+1 212-317-1826
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
932 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-7802
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Staff were welcoming and the Food very nice, also pleasantly surprised by the price. Would recommend this place.

Thank mitchm72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for dinner on Labor day. It was pretty empty, with just two other tables in for food. The service was fine, pleasant enough but no chat other than to ask if food was okay. I had the French dip. It claims to come on...More

Thank S0uthsideTraveller
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Had dinner at The Press Box, on a recent visit to NYC. As far as I am concerned this restaurant met all of my criteria for a pleasant dining experience...good ambience, excellent service, a varied menu, and the food was delicious. Recommend the Shepherd's Pie,...More

Thank Travel50StatesUSA
Reviewed May 6, 2018

we went here for lunch, I have been here before, It is like many places in Medtown NY. Lots of TVs so you can see sports. Nice people to serve you without really exceptional food or service. A step above McDonalds.

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

Always a friendly relaxed pub which is a cut above similar joints - food is excellent and service spot on.

Thank BreakingBrad
Reviewed January 26, 2018

Enter a long Irish bar, with hi-tops and bar stools, and stop there if you're looking for generous drinks, conversation, and food as well. Or pass through to a cozy dining area in the back, with a hearty menu with some ethnic dishes (bangers &...More

Thank smanning28
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

Was a good choice until we were told the happy hour sign hadn’t been changed yet. Was not 19h00 as advertised but now only until 18h00. And only on selected drinks. Which wasn’t posted on the sign. When asked to check the sign had “miraculously”...More

Thank trevorf303
Reviewed December 5, 2017 via mobile

Went to the Press box having read other reviews and wasn’t disappointed. Bar tender was ‘top class’ very friendly and attentive. Food was excellent and reasonably priced. Well worth a visit, would definitely go again.

Thank Gwmsmith
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Went here on 3 occasions when in New York for thanks giving one lunch and two evening meals found the food to be good home cooked quality for a fair price ,burger and chips $13 Shepard’s pie $12 coke $3 waitress sevice was friendly and...More

Thank paulbKent_
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

We came across the press box last night whilst visiting new york . By far the best meal we have had on our trip i had the beef and guiness pie which was so tasty and my partner had a burger which was cooked medium...More

Thank Casine B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 932 2nd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-7802
    (49th and 50th)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-317-1826
  • E-mail
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