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Address: 107 Norfolk St, Lower East Side, New York City, NY
Phone Number: +1 212-358-7501
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Fun Place to Crash Late Night

On our first night in the city, during our last trip, we looked for a bar open late to get our city feet back and pause after hours spent on planes and airports. Tonic Bar was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 June 2014
L3Dud3
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Titusville, Florida
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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

Wasted time and money waiting for Karaoke to start only to find it isn't really Karaoke. You have to do the sort of songs they want. Who do you think you are mr customer!

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Breda, The Netherlands
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339 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014

If you're in New york city and want to watch the world cup this is a great place (sportsbar) to watch, especially if you're supportering the dutch. We watched the quarter finals netherlands costa rica, it was an amazing game and watching it with hundreds of other 'oranje' supporters is awsome. Entrance is free, be there 2 hours in advance... More 

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Thank Jaja000
Titusville, Florida
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2014

On our first night in the city, during our last trip, we looked for a bar open late to get our city feet back and pause after hours spent on planes and airports. Tonic Bar was recommended by the Hilton Time Square staff and proved to be just what we needed, a bustling place to crash and have a coupe... More 

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Thank L3Dud3
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99 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

Called in here whilst exploring New York after walking around the various attractions and a little footweary we came across the Tonic and decided to call in for a drink we spent a pleasant half hour sat at the bar with a cold beer and a chat with the friendly young lady behind the bar we didnt have any food... More 

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Thank Volpetervo
Providence, Rhode Island
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77 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2014

This is a bar not an attraction. I was staying across the street and stopped in for a quick bite and a drink. The service was pretty bad but the food was tasty, good sandwiches. I recall asking a few times where my server was and for the price your paying, i guess your paying for the location and not... More 

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Thank LoneTraveler401
Quincy, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2014

Waitress can't even look you in the eye, they are rude and lazy ....horrible choice...waste of money ..don't expect them to give advice if your not from around NYC.... They will give you a half worded answer in 3 seconds....very bad service and overpriced....

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1 Thank Katelynmarie12
Syracuse, New York
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75 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2013

It was a fun atmosphere and great karaoke bar. Drinks we NYC priced but no cover charge. We didn't eat but the food that was coming out looked good. I would go back.

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Thank FunNana333
Northampton, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2013

Reasonably priced bar, just off Times Square,open late enough to party without having to go too far if based near Times Square. Informal approach to kareoke, great staff and a generally awesome night out.

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Thank hattiebofunk
Orlando, Florida
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63 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2013

Went while visitin Time Square. Crappy service, gave me the wrong burger, small bar. The mixed drinks were horrible, prices were not bad. Would not go back.

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Thank bowlingpenguin8
Kernersville, North Carolina
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2012

We had a living social deal we wanted to use for dinner that I had bought before our trip to New York. When we arrived we were told we were not allowed to sit at a table. Then the bouncer told us we were not allowed upstairs & we either needed to get a drink or leave. I believe because... More 

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Straddling the bridge between New York’s thriving immigrant past and its modern transformation into a beacon of global art and culture, the Lower East Side is one of the most dynamic neighbourhoods in the city. The blocks of tenements that represented the promise and blight of the Lower East Side immigrant experience now command top dollar for new residents. Right next to old-world delis, 24-hour bodegas, and the garment shops of Orchard Street, you’ll find hip clubs, fashionable bistros, and luxury hotels beckoning at all hours of the evening. If you love nightlife and live music, it’s hard to beat the scene here.
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