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53rd & 6th Halal

w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“halal guys” (59 reviews)
“hot sauce” (69 reviews)
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Fast food, Middle Eastern, Halal
w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Street food but very popular with many eating their servings along the adjacent sidewalks and a queue when busy but very fast service. Food is good and filling at a great deal for NYC.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Taholo K
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I love street food and get it everyone I visit a new city. While it can be hard to compare different types these guys have it on lockdown. The wife and I passed by around 1130 on a Saturday and the line was insane we...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank James012012
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I was a little reluctant to try this. But after reading the reviews we went for it. So glad we did! My husband and i had it twice while we were here! Wonderful!

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank sandybU8623CY
Reviewed 12 May 2018

the line only took about 15 minutes; shady dude running a scam to line-standers, but i guess that's new york for ya... i had the falafel platter which requires a lot of white and red sauce (which you squeeze on yourself) just to moisten it....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank haerenee
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We were staying at the NY Hilton Midtown so this was pretty handy. My son fell in love with the chicken sandwiches and we ended up getting food here 4 times in 3 days. Watch the hot sauce because it's REALLY hot!

Date of visit: January 2018
2  Thank Kgeaton
Reviewed 3 February 2018

even though they increased the prices, this is still the best halal ever. go light on the hot sauce if you're a noobie.

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank fromBR00KLYN
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I was looking for food because everything was closed around our hotel. I noticed a big line at this place and gave it a try and was pleasantly surprised. I had the combo for $8 plenty of food for a good price.. Watch out for...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank MarkRDU
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Loved the flavors, the ease of service, and the fun guys working the stand! Loved sitting outside and watching the world go by while having a delicious snack!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Dennis T
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This place is pure money. Food is seasoned like no other. Bread is fresh and tasty. Bring cash and your appetite. Great food cheap.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank groowl
Reviewed 11 May 2017

If visiting the City and in the area of 53rd & 6th Ave., you must go to this food truck and order one of the selections, all of which are good. Chicken and rice is my favorite with the white sauce. The red sauce is...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank johnson14
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 4:00 AM
7:00 PM - 4:00 AM
7:00 PM - 4:00 AM
7:00 PM - 4:00 AM
7:00 PM - 4:00 AM
7:00 PM - 5:30 AM
7:00 PM - 5:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: w53rd Street & 6th Ave., New York City, NY 10019
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
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