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Smith's Bar and Restaurant

$$ - $$$American, ,
701 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7102
+1 212-247-2161
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7102
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

We ate there twice while visiting New York. Food and service did not disappoint. The first night we had appetizers and the second time we had hamburgers. Everything was great.

Thank angiet133
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Nice atmosphere, relaxed, food lovely. Lots of choice. Staff all very friendly, couldn't do enough for you. 1 x alcoholic drink, 1 x soda, 2 x main meals = $75 including tip. Would 100% recommend x

Thank Kookie2014
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great burgers! Amazing fries and sweet potato fries!! And beet salad for our vegan. Quick service. Highly recommend!!!

Thank TGzgirl
Reviewed April 1, 2018

I met a friend here just before new year. Sport was on every channel which was to my liking. I was seated at the bar and the service was excellent. Good attentive bar staff. Food was tasty, which was why I ordered a curry. I...More

Thank PVK48
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Pros: Good service and seated quickly during a very busy time and day. Carrot cake was delicious. Ambivalent about their nachos. Con: My margarita tasted like vomit. Had to have been rancid lime juice because my straight tequila was just fine.

Thank talbottjen
Reviewed March 14, 2018 via mobile

Wanted somewhere to eat before a show. Weather was awful & this place looked ok from the outside. Had nachos starter to share which were ok. We ordered burgers for our main course & these arrived when we were only half way through our shared...More

Thank Caroline T
Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

This bar / restaurant offers typical local fayre, well cooked with great service. The price was reasonable. We will return later in the week.

Thank Christopher C
Reviewed March 5, 2018

If you fancy a genuine New York bar, this is the place. Cold beer, good food & sports on all the televisions. We loved this bar as it was very different to what we would find in London. Skip the contrived hipster bars. You can...More

2  Thank PaulC82
Reviewed March 1, 2018

We were staying across the street so I wanted it to be great. Just a bar with bad service and terrible food. It isn’t cheap either as prices on this site need to be doubled as eggs and toast is 10 not 5! The bacon...More

Thank chefeMark
Reviewed February 19, 2018 via mobile

A poorly-executed hodgepodge of gravy and city for brunch. Not to mention service was sparse and food had to be sent back twice. Won’t be back as NYC has too many restaurant choices.

Thank James R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7102
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-247-2161
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