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Half King

€€ - €€€American, ,
505 W. 23rd St., New York City, NY 10011
+1 212-462-4300
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good50%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“burger” (10 reviews)
“fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
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505 W. 23rd St., New York City, NY 10011
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A friend of ours recommended having brunch here. We were walking the High Line and it's easily found by exiting the High Line at West 23rd and 10th. It's literally on your left as you walk down the steps. A good bar, reasonable prices and...More

Thank MikeHumbles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a fun dive bar. The food is definitely good but nothing insane. Will definitely go back.

Thank X375IEelizabethg
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant / bar is really good and has a really good feel about it. The location is excellent and the place is clean and has a good atmosphere. The staff are a little rude but the food makes up for it. Definately worth a...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Located beside the high line, this is a great place for lunch with outside seating on a hot day. Service is great and easy access to and from one of the 'must do's' as a tourist in NYC.

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We were walking the High Line and dropped off at 23rd to find food. This pub is almost at the foot of the stairway and was such a good find! We ate the Brunch egg skillet, packed full of extras, with a really good Bloody...More

Thank Nigel L
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Walking on the highline is thirsty work. !! We went down and into the first inviting looking bar. It is exactly what it is supposed to be, A bar with pub food, good beer on tap, good music not too loud, a great place to...More

Thank Elliott N
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Easy walk from Chelsea Pier SkyRink. Warm atmosphere after a hockey game. Good selection of brews and TV is available for sports. Appetizers hit the spot. Triple dip with pita goes a long way. Service rapid despite being busy. Can be boisterous in front room...More

Thank gorlinjay
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We got off the High Line trail to find food and we found a great place. I had the zucchini fries and a hamburger that was really very good. The service was excellent and the waiters keep the water (and other drinks) coming!

Thank GeekGirl4ever
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Came for a Saturday Brunch after walking the HighLIne and visiting Galleries...Lots of tables inside and out...some have couches at tables...Brunch menu has typical fare and includes a Bloody Mary, Mimosa, or Kir Royale. We tried the veggie burger which although a little messy was...More

Thank Besos43
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Dropped down into Chelsea from the Highline and literally walked into the first place we saw as we were starving! What luck-cozy, comfy atmosphere (our aching bones greatly appreciated the leather sofas,) great value on the Sunday menu,Yummy Bloody Mary and Mimosa and delicious lunch!

Thank intinerant
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5 August 2016|
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Response from Tom D | Reviewed this property |
Check their website... Drafts $8, at happy hour = $5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 W. 23rd St., New York City, NY 10011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-462-4300
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