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T.G.I. Friday's - W 51st Street

21 W 51st St, Fifth & Sixth Aves., New York City, NY 10019-6906
+1 212-767-8352
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good29%
  • Average18%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible27%
20 Jan 2018
“Hate to even acknowledge I ate here”
18 Sep 2017
“Place needs a clean up!”
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
21 W 51st St, Fifth & Sixth Aves., New York City, NY 10019-6906
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

My mother in law is not a foodie like my husband and I. So, she decided to come here twice in the 4 day trip we had in NYC. The first experience was OK, good server. Host with sunglasses indoor sorta weird unless he has...More

Thank angeljav748
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Not much open on Christmas Day that wasn’t jam packed in the Rockefeller Center area. This is on 5th and 51st, just off Rockefeller Center, and was fortunately open and could accommodate us very quickly. Friday’s food is sub-par compared to most similar restaurants and...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Ordered drinks and 2 meals, had no glass with a bottle of cider then was given someone else's meals, waitress said table numbers were similar (we were 112 the other 123). Then my Wife's meal was correctly brought out but mine was wrong so had...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Located accross from the end of Macy's, opposite Kmart and next door to Party City store. Busy but good and quick service. The meal was enjoyable and the staff friendly and helpful. One of the better TGI Friday's that I have been to.

Thank Graham G
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Went here with my two children for lunch. I was shocked how dusty and dirty this place is. Food was awful too and the beef my son said was too chewy. The pasta wasnt great and felt like boiled spaghetti mixed in olive oil and...More

Thank KomalSolomon
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Our first night in NYC we dropped by the bar for a drink. Our bar tender was awesome (6/7/17) and knowledgeable about the beer selections. We noticed they had a good Happy Hour and decided we would go back the second night and take advantage....More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Out first night in New York and didn't get round to booking somewhere using trip advisor - I love TGI's , visited it in many countries. I presumed ( wrongly ) that in the heart of New York this would be the best place to...More

1  Thank paulrsandersonjaki
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The service is really poor in this place and you have to wait too long for a table... I would not go back thought...

Thank Valerystock123
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We tried to get a table and were told at the bar to go upstairs. We couldn't get upstairs as the waitress said she couldn't seat 7 of us straight away and it would take 30mins. We suggested we would have a drink at bar...More

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Poor service, worst TGI's I've ever had. Jack Daniels burger came without sauce and fries were cold.

1  Thank Aislingod90
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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
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 W 51st St, Fifth & Sixth Aves., New York City, NY 10019-6906
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-767-8352
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