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230 Fifth

) #366 of 9,344 Restaurants in New York City €€ - €€€ American, , Fusion
230 5th Ave, Corner 27th, New York City, NY 10001-7704
+1 212-725-4300
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (119 reviews)
“fries” (16 reviews)
“rooftop bar” (135 reviews)
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American, Bar, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
230 5th Ave, Corner 27th, New York City, NY 10001-7704
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place had a great view. The drinks were expensive but it's New York so it wasn't too above average. Unfortunately, someone in my group got roofied! That being said, I hope my experience was a fluke, but it was very scary and disheartening.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

230 Fifth has the best rooftop views of the Empire State Building in the city. Yes, the place is touristy and full of twenty year somethings but the views make up for everything. The inside gets very rowdy at night since it's a full blown...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there last night with some friends from out of town. It's was crowded (which is fine, after all it was a Friday night), but if you're not in a seating area you basically get bumped at the entire night. The drinks were strong...More

Thank Arissa P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Has a slightly clubby atmosphere where entrance is via a lift to the rooftop after security checks at the main door. The place was packed on a Friday with a very mixed, slightly pedestrian crowd so not as up market as it is reputed to...More

Thank Legal_itinerant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Contracted this venue for a client event the process was easy our assigned manager Jack Toomey worked with me in organizing my event easy & fast. Was welcomed by Jack and the staff all friendly individuals. The food was great and the bar service fast...More

Thank Arnaldo A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice view, when you stand on a bench (!) because there is an approximately 2m high not see through fence all around the place. That combined with the prices makes it a mediocre experience. There are better rooftop bars in New York.

1  Thank Tascalon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a company event in the bar, so it was half closed for our event. There is one fully enclosed floor with several bars and with a big dance-parquette and dj's place. The rooftop-bar is huge, it is really up in the sky. It...More

Thank Patakimonika
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

230 Fifth on the roof is for 20 and 30 somethings - outdoor and indoor seating and standing available. The music at early dinner was blessedly on the quiet side. It gets louder later on. The views are terrific. The waitstaff were friendly and prompt....More

Thank AJAX6965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently visited for brunch at the weekend. We were actually taking in the views from the Empire State Building when we saw the rooftop bar and after making some enquiries decided this would be our next stop. The views are indeed great and this...More

1  Thank joanna_s_c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The bar is great, good choice of drinks including cocktails - But your coming to this Bar not only for these drinks, but THE best view from a rooftop bar in NYC. As the sun descends and you watch the city light up, your struck...More

Thank Voay22
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Response from hefoje | Reviewed this property |
Yes. During daytime.
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22 June 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
Hi this place is usually busy at all time specifically if the weather is good (maybe you will have Indian summer) 2 things for you to know 1) if you would like to have just a drink they will not put you on the higher... More
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Response from Kayoliver | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe there is a minimum. I think any night at 9pm is super busy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
16:00 - 04:00
10:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 5th Ave, Corner 27th, New York City, NY 10001-7704
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-4300
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230 FIFTH is New York's largest outdoor Rooftop Garden and Fully enclosed Penthouse Lounge. One floor is fully enclosed. And our rooftop garden is open to the sky. We do have large umbrellas for those sunny or rainy days and is partially heated on colder nights.
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