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Park Avenue Tavern

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99 Park Ave, Frnt 3, New York City, NY 10016-1501 (Corner of 39 St)
+1 212-867-4484
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11:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 10:30 - 01:00
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped off for a few drinks, the atmosphere and staff were very friendly so we decided to stay for food. We were able to book a meal and we were not disappointed, we can recommend the flatbread to start and the burgers. We enjoyed it so much we went back again!

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Thank Mrskfs
United States
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An old friend and I grabbed an early dinner here and we were not disappointed. We were able to get a table with no wait around 5pm and 20 minutes later the place was overflowing. Started with some smooth old fashioneds and the crispy cheese curds. I'd put the curds up against anything from dairy country in the Midwest. For... More 

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Thank Adam S
Long Island City, New York
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow food was delicious huge quantities!! Entree not buffet , not a tremendous amount of variety but everything was above par excellence

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Thank QueenBee0909
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62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't comment on the food as we were only here for drinks after work. It's a good space and a good selection on tap. The service was good despite it being very busy.

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Thank Scott G
Rio138, Owner at Park Avenue Tavern, responded to this review

Hi Scott G. Thank you for taking the time to share your review of Park Avenue Tavern. We appreciate your feedback and hope to see you back again soon. Cheers, Stephen More 

Palm Springs, California
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's not often we eat pub food BUT this was both nutritious and delicious. Fun bartender and staff. Very casual and a great stop over for weary NY feet. Locals and travelers alike can enjoy it here.

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Thank FemMOTO
New York, New York, United States
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here twice for lunch. They have good comfort/pub food with some healthier and lighter options as well. I sat in the back the first time which was better for conversation. The front of the restaurant is noisy. I was with a friend/colleague so it was ok but if I went back for a more business lunch I would... More 

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Thank Anastasianylon
Orlando, Florida
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely horrible customer service. The host refused to seat us at a booth so we could have dessert and drinks after a show. He had several booths open at the time. I would caution anyone who goes there and wouldn't recommend it. We are an African American family so I do believe race played a role in his decision. He... More 

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basking ridge, nj
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259 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reserved a table for four and got a call that day to confirm. We were old high school friends getting together from various parts of the country to meet up and chat. We knew we would be there for hours and we definitely kept the wine flowing. We shared appetizers of hummus and a flatbread Margarita pizza. We all had... More 

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Rothesay, Canada
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We went here for supper on a weeknight and we were very happy with the service and atmosphere. This is a busy spot with a lot of people stopping in for drinks. Our meals were great and we loved the location because it was very close to our hotel.

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Thank Lisa H
Hyde Park, New York
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

The moment you enter the Park Avenue Tavern you forget you are on THE Park Avenue. The large rectangular bar dominates the space although there are enough bistro tables on the perimeter to permit dining. This feels like a pub you might expect to find in Hell's Kitchen. The only clue to the locale is the number of dark suited... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Park Ave, Frnt 3, New York City, NY 10016-1501
    (Corner of 39 St)
  • Public Transportation: 3 blocks from Grand Central Terminal: Metro North Subway Lines: 4,5,6,7 & Shuttle
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-867-4484
Description
Park Avenue Tavern is the quintessential American bar and restaurant. Steps away from Grand Central Station, Park Avenue Tavern centers around a combination of classic New York City elegance and over the top hospitality. Busy street traffic and the centrally located address offer opportunities for a clientele that demand and expect more, and Park Avenue Tavern most certainly delivers. The island bar is the centerpiece of the main level with large corner windows offering amazing light and displaying the city passing by outside. Rich dark woods, stone walls, and copper trimmings combine old world décor with new age thinking. The eight booths along the main wall give a sense of privacy, while simultaneously providing a front row seat to the activity at the main bar. Our unique semi-private area is perfect place to host a cocktail party for twenty of your closest friends, where deep leather bound couches and sturdy barn wood tables add to the comfortable yet upscale surroundings. The Barrel Room at Park Avenue Tavern features Self-Serve Beer Taps, which are available by Reservation Only.

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