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Firehouse

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Upper West Side
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
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522 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3404
+1 212-595-3139
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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Vientiane
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

As a native New Yorker, I returned to the City from Asia to celebrate my 60th birthday with old friends. My visit started by meeting a friend at the Firehouse. I instantly became hooked. The staff is super friendly and treated me like a regular. The service and atmoshere is great, and drink prices reasonable. I came back several times... More 

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Thank Bernie R
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The decorations could have been better. The websight makes it sound like your at a real firehouse, not the case. I went there in the afternoon for lunch and apparently hey didn't have steak for the burrito. After ordering having my appetizers and still waiting I was then informed about the steak. A bit disappointed. But when I ordered the... More 

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Thank Anastasios G
Paterson, New Jersey
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96 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

We were going for diner in the area and being early for our reservation, we stopped here for a drink. The servers are all very friendly and proficient. Very large beer menu and all the games were on the many large screen tv's. Seeing all the people eating and enjoying the food, we agreed to come another time to get... More 

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Thank frank y
Columbia, South Carolina
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263 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

Lot's of menu options. Big TV's to watch games. Overall satisfied with food and service. Warning- the bathrooms in the basement smell really bad!

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Thank Kristin S
Dalton
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Great sports bar and a great atmosphere. This is a fun neighborhood bar that had every game on during the initial weekend. The food was very good and the bartender and wait staff excellent. The owner is a big /Syracuse fan but that makes the place even better. Will be back on my next trip.

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Thank Jim M
New York City, New York
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54 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

They say their specialty is wings. I had them and they are ok. I guess, being from Buffalo, my expectations were a bit too unrealistic. Their burgers, however, are much more worthy of bragging rights. Being catty corner from Jackson Hole, which is famous for their burgers, isn't the easiest way of offering an item people would actually go out... More 

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Thank William G
Paris, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

We had a drink with my friends. The menu doesn't show the price of the beers. When you ask it, the response is not corresponding to the check, which is increase. THE BEER IS MIXED WITH WATER!!! NEVER TASTE A BEER LIKE THAT BEFORE!!!

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Thank PierreNico
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Firehouse tavern is a classic American sports bar in the Upper West Side. If you're looking for a nice place to watch the game with your buddies Firehouse is a great option. They have a nice variety of bar food such as ribs, wings and burritos. The wings are a great option to combine with a refreshing cocktail or go... More 

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Thank Pim v
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

Despite the cold weather, our group decided to take a chance on the outdoor seating to enjoy the fresh air outside. Luckily, our server was still attentive and made sure we got all our orders in a timely fashion. I ordered the ribs, which ended up being a messy but DELICIOUS choice on my part. It is true there is... More 

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Thank Jmaraki
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

We went to the Firehouse recommended by a friend. We arrived and we could feel that sports atmosphere which is amazing! The hostess on duty gave us a pleasant greeting and seated us right away. Our server was prompt, knowledgeable on the menu items we had questions about, and was very attentive and pleasant throughout our meal. I personally had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 522 Columbus Ave, New York City, NY 10024-3404
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-595-3139

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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