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New York Sports Grill

$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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JFK International Airport, Terminal 5, Near Gate 10, Jamaica, NY 11430
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Rochester, New York
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were at JFK for a few hours between flights. I'm not a real fan of sports bar food, but this was great. They were slammed but food came reasonably fast. Waitress was fast and courteous. Ordered hummus; bread and hummus were very, very good. Steak was perfect medium rare and very tasty. Had a shocktop, large portion with orange.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's face it, no-one ever really chooses to visit an airport bar. They're generally a necessary evil, required only as a place to kill time while waiting for a flight. That said, this particular place does a much better job than others I have been to when it comes to creating an atmosphere of a regular haunt. The staff are... More 

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Syracuse , NY
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261 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When my wife and I ravel by ourselves, we usually try to minimize airport food purchases and never stop at sit down style restaurants. On a recent flight back to Syracuse from Aruba , we had a 5 hour layover at JFK and were traveling with my son , daughter-in-law and grandchildren aged 11 and 9. They wanted to relax... More 

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Cheyenne, Wyoming
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314 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Three hours to kill wanted a burger and a beer. This place fit the bill. And I have to say it was pretty darn good... staff was friendly the portions were large and the drink prices were not bad for being in an airport! All in all a good stop!

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Oakdale, Connecticut, United States
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335 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

It was a Sunday evening, 6pm. This place was busy! With the family in tow, we needed a good meal before our flight. We snubbed the fast food, and the only other restaurant was way over priced. Explains why it was crazy. The hostess had a hard time keeping track of who was waiting to be seated, but the guests... More 

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Phoenix
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Our server was great, attative and on top of our neds, the food was just ok, the onion rings were greasy and burnt the burger was basic, in no way a 15 dollar burger.

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Thank irishguyinphoenix
Maine
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34 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

The food was surprisingly good. We would definitely go again. But, wow, 15 bucks for a drink!! People tend to look at the food prices on the menu and it may influence the decision, but how many of us ask what the drink prices are before ordering? There's the catch. Our Bloody Mary, Black Russian, and Cosmopolitan were all 15... More 

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Thank DBSborg
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253 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The ladies who helped me were nice. I was told the food would stake 15 minutes so I shopped and came back and my food was most ready. Food was just okay. The chicken tenders, fried mozzarella sticks, and Philly Cheesesteak and fries were just okay. The Philly cheesesteak was too greasy.

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Sterling, Virginia
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218 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I had some time to kill and needed food. I was handed the breakfast menu which is not what I wanted. It was about 10:00 I guess I wanted lunch and something substantial after a night of drinking. Anyway I reluctantly ordered a breakfast egg and sausage burrito. Ugh, breakfast. However.. when it arrived I was super surprised (ie, thrilled)... More 

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Arlington, Texas
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497 reviews
349 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly service, though slow. This Texas girl tried NY's version of guacamole. Not bad. Also had a turkey burger with fries. The waiter bought a piece of NY cheesecake for me. It was REALLY flavorful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: JFK International Airport, Terminal 5, Near Gate 10, Jamaica, NY 11430
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Jamaica
  • This restaurant is at John F. Kennedy Intl Airport (after security)

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