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Hard Rock Cafe

1501 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-5601
+1 212-343-3355
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (99 reviews)
“times square” (465 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1501 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-5601
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is near Time square and its really crowded.... for the table we were waiting about 35minutes- not good if You are hungry :-) But meals are really very good,perfect taste of burgers in a great atmosphere with a good waitress.... I recommend this...More

Thank Vlk777alfa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Big group, limited menu. Our water was awesome and worked his butt off. Chad? The food was good and the cookies were saved for later. Thanks for dinner!

Thank Kim J
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had been told not to bother going to expensive chains such as the Hard Rock but we usually have such a great meal so thought why the hell not were in NYC! Wouldn't recommend in all honesty. Food portions were tiny, service was very...More

Thank Lauren3817
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a great hard rock cafe, one of the biggest I have been to. Very well set out, able to look at the memorabilia without getting in the way of other dinners, which isn't easy in all HRCs. staff were friendly and not to busy...More

Thank david s
Reviewed 3 days ago

I expected better for the cit. Service was incredibly slow. It was due to the server and not how packed the place was or wasn't. He took forever to bring me my salad, my only meal item. He looked like he forgot my order when...More

Thank 694natachae
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went with my two guy friends! We were seated right away and the food was fantastic. I had an amazing pulled pork sandwich!

Thank Courtney S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was my first time ever visiting a Hard Rock Cafe so go big or go home right? Had a great experience lunching. We got seated quickly and the food came fast. It wasn't very busy. Great atmosphere with the light and the music on...More

Thank EidMarch
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We walked in to an awesome guitar right above us ,greatest thing I've ever seen !!! Then we went downstairs to the restaurant, which was poppin !! The wait time was pretty long but the host guy in charge down there Miguel was a cool...More

Thank DaveyDave4eva
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately our visit to the Time Square Hard Rock didn’t hit all the right notes... very rude staff, rescued by good food.

Thank Shane M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Back in the day, Hard Rock was edgy, cool and a must visit. During the bustle of Spring Break, we were seated right away for dinner to a place that was half full and with zero displays of anything later than 1985. Food was meh....More

Thank Michele A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Broadway, New York City, NY 10036-5601
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-343-3355
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HARD ROCK CAFE NEW YORK Est. August 12, 2005 Located in the center of New York City and the heart of Times Square, Hard Rock Cafe New York will rock your senses with tantalizing food and drinks and an awe-inspiring collection of music memorabilia. Times Square, also called the "Crossroads of the World" is the home of the New Year's Eve Ball Drop, Broadway Theatre, Madame Tussauds wax museum, Ripley's Believe It or Not!(R) Times Square, and many other famous attractions. The fun and excitement never stops in NYC and Times Square, and it never stops at Hard Rock Cafe New York. NYC's Dining & Entertainment Destination As one of the city's largest entertainment destinations, Hard Rock Cafe New York features a 708-seat restaurant and a recently opened 1,800-square-foot Rock Shop(R) with authentic Hard Rock merchandise. Furthermore, the cafe boasts a unique outdoor space above the building's historic marquee, where guests can host private parties amid the lights and excitement of Times Square. Surround Yourself with Music's Greats Priceless pieces from legends like The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Billy Joel, and Elvis Presley grace our cafe walls along with more contemporary items, including stage costumes worn by Madonna and Gwen Stefani. The Times Square cafe also features rock 'n' roll memorabilia from artists with New York ties such as John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, The Ramones, and Bruce Springsteen.
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