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The Halal Guys

6th Avenue At 53rd, New York City, NY
+1 347-527-1505
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Middle Eastern, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
6th Avenue At 53rd, New York City, NY
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

There's always a long queue for this, and the food is nice but not sure its worth the wait. Luckily we didnt have to queue for long and the guys that run it are so organised the queue goes really quick. The portion sizes are...More

Thank PrincessAurora4
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Very recommended! It's fast, super yummy and cheap. I go there at least once a week. The best halal food in NYC. My husband and I always order the combo platter, very very recommended!

Thank underwaterangel
Reviewed 16 June 2018

A friend told me to watch where the New Yorkers eat and eat there. Well, everyone was carrying around bags from The Halal Guys so we thought we would give it a try one night for dinner. We tried the gyro (my husband loved it)...More

Thank JP2012San
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

During our first visit together to NYC, we heard about how delicious the food is at The Halal Guys that we wanted to pay them a visit. We each had the beef giro platter. It was $8 USD and it was so delicious! Since we...More

Thank Ricardo B
Reviewed 14 June 2018

After many years of walking by the Halal Guys yet never stopping in for a bite we finally made it this trip. Menu is very limited but no matter, you should know that going in. Service is prompt as everything is pretty much all cooked...More

Thank mainereale
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Few options in the menu, but very fast to deliver; well prepared, well spiced food, simple and honest

1  Thank Daniel F
Reviewed 7 June 2018

If you are visiting NYC then you must come here one night for drunk food. It's not gourmet food, it's drunk food, but it tastes so good and is so fresh! It's way more expensive than it used to be, and much more expensive than...More

1  Thank TravelBear990
Reviewed 7 June 2018

I tried this place few years back after a recommendation from a friend. Loved in then, still love it now. We went there for lunch - took it back to our hotel around the corner and ate it. Got the mixed meat and rice plate...More

Thank Justin L
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Stopped here during a trip to NYC based on some Yelp recommendations. The food did not disappoint. There's a couple locations but we visited this one specifically as it was near our hotel. There was a huge line around 10:30 pm but it went by...More

Thank Miranda K
Reviewed 26 May 2018

I love coming to this food truck for their combination sandwich. It is the best, always fresh and loaded with meat, vegetables and sauce. Just be careful of their hot sauce, it can be overwhelming at times. The sandwiches are over stuffed with meat and...More

Thank Justin W
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13 May 2018|
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Response from saaaraahss | Reviewed this property |
combination of mayo , water, lemon juice with some spices like sumac , turmeric and caraway ,
17 April 2018|
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Response from nkeswa | Reviewed this property |
Cash only!
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Response from Harryhdl | Reviewed this property |
Standard hotels, none that particularly caters to Muslims. Dowload the Zabihah App on your smartphone to search for Halal Food and Masjids in your vicinity.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 4:00 am
7:00 pm - 5:30 am
7:00 pm - 5:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6th Avenue At 53rd, New York City, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 347-527-1505
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