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1286 Broadway, New York City, NY 10001-2945
+1 212-630-0315
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible16%
28 Aug 2015
“The worst experience in my life”
8 Jul 2015
“Fried chicken not so good!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Fast food
1286 Broadway, New York City, NY 10001-2945
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

DIrty, very bad service, chicken is far from been good. in the past KFC was a fare cheap fast food. it looks that it went down the hill. Don't even go or think about getting there.

Thank WillyM
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We came by this place for the afternoon snacks after our walk-about at Times Square and it was still early for dinner. The restaurant was not crowded when we arrived. So we looked at the dashboard menu before deciding what to have. Well, as mentioned...More

Thank ZfyEd
Reviewed 14 June 2014

I always thought that all KFCs were of a similar standard and I have never had a bad meal in any KFC in the UK. I visited the KFC on Broadway during my recent trip to New York. What a disappointment!. The chips looked as...More

5  Thank Mary_MD4904HU
Reviewed 12 October 2013

As my titled stated we went to this KFC as we wanted somewhere to sit and eat. when i recieved my order i discovered that normal french fries that you get at KFC had been replaced with wedges that were burned and also tasted as...More

3  Thank germur
Reviewed 27 July 2013

What i like in KFC is their unique taste specially with fried chicken. Their hygienic practices are equally good with other well-known fast-food standards.

1  Thank MitchAlcantara A
Reviewed 14 November 2012

We went to the KFC by Grand Central - 42nd Street.......... There were two female members of staff serving....there uniforms were dirty, their hair falling lank around their faces - not great impressions of cleanliness for such a well known brand of food. No smile,...More

Thank Sash87
Reviewed 11 November 2012

KFC is our family tradition since children we small. We had high expectations for trying it in NYC. The place in Grand Central is small, not very clean and the chicken was dried out, hard as nails. what a disappointment

Thank tiklaima
Reviewed 28 September 2012

You can recognice this "restaurant" by far of terrible smell of burnt grease. Place itself is packed with overweight locals stuffing greasy chicken to their faces. You can get good laugh while visiting there :)

Thank Ville H
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Mash potato and gravy were a main meal highlight. This is the sort if food you need when jet lagged. Not sure about the small cake thing.

Thank Philip E
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Really enjoyed to eat there.. Absolutely the best fried chicken I've ever eaten in my life. Best in town

1  Thank Ciast
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  • Address: 1286 Broadway, New York City, NY 10001-2945
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-630-0315
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