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TGI Fridays

$$ - $$$
Manhattan
American, Bar, Pub
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34 Union Sq E, New York City, NY 10003-3201
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Today
11:30 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:30
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Buderim, Australia
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155 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yep - quintessential american food - big serves and good service - if your non -American one main will do.

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Thank Anth B
Belfast, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We visited this TGI's, which was ok but not as good as the UK chain. The restaurant was quiet when we visited and the food was over priced. Plates were a bit scuffed. There are better diners around.

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Thank Fiona M
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142 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for a bite to eat after a day of shopping. We grabbed a couple of appetizers before getting back to the hotel.

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Thank Jahmai
Bismarck, North Dakota
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154 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Went there for appetizers and dessert. We had heard that we needed to check out the Tennessee Whisky Cake. It did not disappoint; will order it again.

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Thank Cindy L
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Avoid this place. Nothing like TGI in the UK. Scruffy, dirty and they served stone cold food, seemed confused when we asked for a bottle of wine, had no chilled wine. Go elsewhere.

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Thank Mark B
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

We were told 'yes ' we do gluten free food here, so we thought brilliant, after a packed day sightseeing this would be the perfect place for an evening meal. Tgi's in UK are of a high standard so we thought we could safely eat here!! How wrong were we! The waiter took our order quickly, I specifically pointed at... More 

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New York City, New York
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284 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

This place needs a major update as it looks old and shabby. Service is disorganized and it took long for the waiter to take our order. While the servers are friendly, they don't compensate for the lousy food. Spicy wings weren't spicy at all and pretty dry. Huge disappointment. Drinks are ok but taste more like a bunch of juices... More 

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Thank agnes9971
Tortona, Piemonte, Italy
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

We have been greeted by a surly and unkind waitress. The place was cold (everybody was compelling). Food quality is sufficient. I do not recommend this place

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Thank Davide P
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

After travelling for 14 hours to get to New York we just wanted something quick and easy to eat before we turned in. What we got was ignored. Yes ignored. We were shown to a table and asked waited 30 minutes to Be served, this was only after we spoke to a manager who literally had to tell one of... More 

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Thank Adam M
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

I took my teenage son there for a meal, with high expectations. To be honest, I found it over priced and pretty average. We had to wait almost ten minutes for service, followed by a thirty minute wait for food. Not the best place I have been to on this trip. NYC being one of the world food hubs, found... More 

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Thank Donlad M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 00:30
Saturday
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Union Sq E, New York City, NY 10003-3201
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?