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828 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7403
+1 212-399-4444
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (50 reviews)
“oysters” (78 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
828 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7403
Neighbourhood: Midtown
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant was near our hotel so we stopped in one night for a drink and a snack. After sitting there for 10 minutes without so much as a nod from wait staff, we were approached by one young woman who abruptly turned away. We...More

Thank lpv101
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are two oyster happy hours a day, and the restaurant is near the theatre district, so on every trip to NYC we find one time to stop in, before or after a show. This was the 4th or 5 such visit. Oyster happy hour...More

Thank hazelmom
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Dropped in for cocktails and couldn't resist the happy hour oysters. $1 an oyster what a steal! Drinks good, service excellent, vibe good, oysters a hit!

Thank debsywalker
Reviewed 1 week ago

A winning combination...great service and good food! My daughter and I went for brunch before a matinee of Wicked. The waitress immediately asked if we were seeing a show, so we would be done in time, but we were not rushed. There were a variety...More

Thank twins_mom1212
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where do I start? I have dined at Thalia for lunch previously and i had a decent experience so thought I would bring a couple of friends for dinner. Dinner wasn't as pleasant. The service was extremely slow and the server kept apologizing to customers...More

Thank Marlene B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Before the theater! Split the squid ink pasta and a burger with my husband. Perfect combo! Great service. The waiter even asked if we were seeing a show so he knew to stay on top of things...Great scene. Great location.

Thank Emily G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this restaurant on Open Table before seeing Waitress. We were seated promptly but the tables were close together. We shared an order of fish tacos and mussels to share, both were delicious. I ordered the squid ink pasta which had delicious pasta with a...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I came here before a show after striking out at several places because they were so full. Thalia was also pretty full but they served us in the bar area. The area is very cramped and pretty uncomfortable but I get it,...More

Thank Jvalliant
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We looked at the menu on trip advisor and on the street and decided to try Thalia. Best choice of our trip! I'm a sushi phobe but ordered the Red Dragon Roll. Almost licked the plate! Then Branzino was on special which was VERY special....More

Thank Islandbound0512
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great table for people watching along 8th Avenue. The restaurant was one nick firm the Gershwin Theatre. I had a delicious burger and a complimentary mimosa. My friend had a great omelet with fruit. Prices were reasonable. I would definitely go back when...More

Thank JGM4457
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Gluten free options
23 May 2016|
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Response from SCJan | Reviewed this property |
Simply phone Thalia at 212-399-4444 during regular business hours and ask about their menu options.
Antonella B
Can i reserve a table for two people for the evening of New Year's eve? for one of us gluten free food
22 November 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
11:45 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 828 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7403
    (50th St.)
  • Public Transportation: C, E, 1 (exit on 50th St); N, R (exit on 49th and 7th Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-399-4444
  • E-mail