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Thalia

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828 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7403 (50th St.)
+1 212-399-4444
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Today
12:00 - 00:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon 12:00 - 00:00
Tue 12:00 - 01:00
Wed 11:45 - 01:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Diamond, ohio
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A change of plans had us looking for something close to our hotel. Magdalena at the Hilton Garden recommended Thalia just a few doors down. A good one it was. We had 2 couples and everyone enjoyed their meal. The lobster Bisque was very good to start for a cold evening. Our table had the scallops and Tuna and they... More 

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Thank Jeff M
New York, New York, United States
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167 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

THis restaurant gets quite fool and still service is very good. The food however is only mediocre. I had to send back my food and did not have time to reorder as I had to get to the theater. They were very gracious. Menu is average and a mix of italian, american and oriental. It somehow just doesn't work. You... More 

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Thank Kaijk
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81 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just took a chance and stopped here to eat and was pleasantly surprised that the food was really good, we will definitely return.

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Thank Kristen W
Shreveport, Louisiana, United States
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126 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Convenient for before or after show dining. I had the Squid Ink Capellini, which is a great mixed seafood and pasta dish. The dark color of the pasta is a bit disconcerting, but I'd definitely order it again.

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Thank David T
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited in my last night in NYC. Great atmosphere. Interesting menu. Our server was awful. No personality. No suggested dishes. Let the others deliver all of our food. Could be so much better. Lobster Mac and cheese was unforgettable.

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Thank Momjill1234
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83 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing fancy, good food, enjoyed our meal and would dine here again. Nice atmosphere and bar selection was good

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Thank denny h
Buffalo NY
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341 reviews
233 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Packed pre-theater, packed after. But most excellent food. Far enough north to capture some of the upper shows, but not some of the lower ones. Our late Ahi, pork loin, homemade ramen and other made our party very happy. Ambience excellent and the servers were superb. Head there after any upper B'way shows!

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Thank Hewitty15
Dallas, Texas
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147 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grabbed dinner here prior to most of our large group running out to a variety of theatre productions, an easy walk from this comfortable bistro. Something for everyone on this menu that defies a single theme, from duck breast to oysters, sushi to burgers. The standout was the wine list with Cakebread Chardonnay at just $70 a bottle (usually $100+... More 

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Thank Erik R
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was walking looking for a restaurant to eat and on my way I found this quite and comfortable restaurant. The menu is variable but we eat Italian food which it's so tasty and well cooked. My recommendation is spaghetti and margarita pizza, don't miss it.

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Thank Fahad M
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my parents to have a dinner. The appearance seemed very nice and the service was excellent. We had high expectations about the food since the menu was so well designed. We took sushi, burrata cheese and tuna tartar as starters and they were alright although we've had better. The main courses were however disappointing. I had mushroom... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$50 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
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

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Midtown
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 affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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