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Tommy Bahama Restaurant Bar Store

551 5th Ave, at 45th Street - The Fred French Bldg, New York City, NY 10176-0001
+1 212-537-0960
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
551 5th Ave, at 45th Street - The Fred French Bldg, New York City, NY 10176-0001
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fine if you are staying at a nearby hotel and want a fine, simple meal close by, but why go to a place that is only 1/3 full of other tourists when there are so many better options around?

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went friday before Labor day for lunch with my daughters and friends. Had a selection of a dozen apps and each one was as good as the next!

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Thank salrecruiter74
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent take on island fare. Salads and seafood have a more modern yet distinctive island or Asian flavoring that doesn't overpower. Not too sweet or coconut filled. The blackened tacos are a lunch favorite as is the crab and avocado salad. The island inspired cocktails...More

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Thank CatherineP2555
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a bit of a hidden gem tucked away above the store on fifth avenue. The food is great. Classic American, all nicely presented. The restaurant is light and pleasant. Sadly the service was slow and clumsy, not living up to the usual high...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm a regular at Tommy Bahamas in Palm Desert have never been to the one in New York City this location is beautifully decorated the staff is lovely in the food was just delicious the place is completely packed it is a bit noisy and...More

Thank Irvinggetthecar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately, Tommy Bahama on Fifth Ave is not up to par with the other Tommy Bahama restaurants where I have dined. The service was inattentive; we had to flag down our waitress if we needed her. I had the coconut shrimp, which was over cooked...More

Thank 10Sgal55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service. Food was incredible and great selection of drinks. We can’t wait to go back. Please build one in Boston.

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Thank Nomad601588
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden gem in NYC! One of the few places to grab drinks in midtown directly in 5th avenue. Their happy hour is among the best in the city for the quality, price and service. The style and attitude ("life is one long weekend") of the...More

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Thank Ezra R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We love to start with the fresh bread with cinnamon nutmeg butter, followed by the blackened fish tacos with plantains on the side. Yum!

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Thank Swingin_Splanky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking for a place to eat with my fiancé in my last visit to New York and suddenly I was in front of the Tommy Bahama store. We were planning to visit the store later on but realized that they also have a...More

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Lalo765 | Reviewed this property |
I called them. Lunch 11:30 - 4. They start the dinner menu at 5.
Michelle G
6 June 2016|
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Response from DougJ08758 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is. Just ask a staff member. Have a great time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 551 5th Ave, at 45th Street - The Fred French Bldg, New York City, NY 10176-0001
    (45th Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks from Grand Central Station
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-537-0960
  • E-mail
Tommy Bahama Bar & Restaurant is conveniently located in Midtown Manhattan on Fifth Avenue at 45th Street and is the ideal location for lunch, dinner, or happy hour. This two-story flagship offers something for everyone including the hip & intimate Marlin Bar features barrel-aged rum and hand-crafted cocktails while the light and bright second floor dining room feels like an oasis in the midst of the urban jungle
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