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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

1501 Broadway, Time Square, New York City, NY 10036-5601
+1 212-391-7100
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (930 reviews)
“seafood” (241 reviews)
“ribs” (51 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1501 Broadway, Time Square, New York City, NY 10036-5601
Neighbourhood: Midtown
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Reviewed yesterday

Been here several times, always fun. Tried their new dish Hot & spicy battered shrimp, absolutely delicious

Thank Anita G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I recently showed my friend the movie Forrest Gump for the first time and it seemed inevitable that we visit Bubba Gump shrimp co soon after. I love this chain because I'm a huge Forrest Gump fan it's it's extremely well decorated. Our server Bree...More

Thank Morgan P
Reviewed yesterday

I was a bit worried when my friends wanted to go here as I don't like fish or shellfish. Whilst my choices were limited, I had amazing chicken and gravy. What I think as american style not roast dinner UK style. The service was good...More

Thank Fluffycow
Reviewed 2 days ago

Delicious meals. They have big round tables for groups (we were 9 and it was perfect). It is not possible to make a reservation, but we only waited for 15 minutes before a table was ready for us (on a sunday at 7)

Thank MagalieCouturier
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was great we had so much fun there! My son got a virgin daiquiri In a awesome lit up glass! He loves those!

Thank Lauracurtis
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A few of my friends decided to take the train into Manhattan from queens, we went shopping and decided to do lunch. Everything about Bubba Gump Shrimp Co is good the ambience, the way the decorate the place , stuff all over the walls. Their...More

Thank lancelexus1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good food, restaurant and service Good food, restaurant and service Good food, restaurant and service

Thank German O
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went to celebrate a 21st Birthday - they gave us a great table overlooking Times Square and made sure we had a great time. We had appetizers and drinks and they were really good. We kind of expected a touristy experience but it was fun...More

Thank AgJeff
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fun evening meal with a group of friends. Seated quickly, great service. I enjoyed the shrimp linguine. I plan to return when I'm back in New York.

Thank Jules3121
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate here with a group reservation for about 50 people. They provided us with adjacent tables and booths along with a pre-determined limited menu. Service and speed were both excellent! The food also was very good and favorably rated by everyone at our table....More

Thank Tim7830
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do I need reservations for two on Sunday, May 21st at 4:30-5:00 P.M.?
19 May 2017|
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Response from Madelyn W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think that they take reservations. You should be okay at that time.
Abi L
Can you just visit the shop and not the restaurant? We have been to the one in cancun airport mexico saw a really nice tshirt for my dad but didnt have any money left as its near the gates in departures went back the following year with extra money and half the shop had gone not many mens tshirts not the one i wanted cant get them on the internet here in the uk :( we are coming to new york 20-24th of january hopefully they have some :)
5 October 2016|
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Response from Gemma C | Reviewed this property |
Yeah it's ok the ground floor with the restaurant upstairs
Do they do anything special for birthdays?
18 September 2016|
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Response from Hernandez1697 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The waiters gathered and go to the table to celebrate and sing very fast. Then they go to work again. Tell the waiter before so they know and at dessert time, comes the party!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1501 Broadway, Time Square, New York City, NY 10036-5601
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-391-7100