We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


136 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-8505
+1 212-354-5013
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cuban sandwich” (13 reviews)
“cubano” (11 reviews)
“plantains” (8 reviews)
Closed Now
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Central American
136 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-8505
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (153)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 110 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's at the center of Times square, off on a side street. But you smell the food from the end of the street. The line can be long but o, so worth it. The prices are very reasonable and the staff are extremely friendly and...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really good time there. Chicken and rice with bananas for me. Great. The prices are really correct.

Thank Gael M
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

If you like comfort, tasty home cooking then visit Margon for a mouth watering Cuban experience. The staff are lovely and the food just makes you feel good. There is a variety on offer and it's just simply irresistible You can either eat in our...More

Thank LeeWAberdeen
Reviewed 12 June 2018

Great little menu and excellent coffee. Go there for breakfast or lunch when you want great food at cheap prices, but remember they close at 5pm!!

Thank Kristie R
A TripAdvisor Member
Smyrna, Georgia
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Spring Break with our teenagers. Great authentic food, excellent customer service, from the time we walked in the door. Small, quaint and comfortable setting.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This place is small but great Cuban food good people. Baked chicken, Beef Stew, Yuca and the sweet plantains are all excellent. If your in the city you gotta stop in and eat here you will not regret it.

Thank Jsison84
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

This is a hole-in-the wall Cuban place in the Times Square area. I rarely give 5 stars but this place rates it. Decor is nearly nonexistent but you don’t come here for the decor you come for the amazing food. Try the Cubano sandwich. Or...More

1  Thank travelviapurple
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Not very big and it has been very busy both times I've been ther, but the food is amazing and the prices are very reasonable. Recommend for a quick bite anytime.

Thank travelingcoinman
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. I'm so happy to see a real NY restaurant so close to the toursit traps. We had Cuban sandwhiches with yellow rice and red red beans. The people working were dancing, having fun, all while taking the utmost attention to all...More

1  Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Cuban restaurant. Close to Times Square? Sign me in. A little door leads you into this small, cramped place. You wait in line, see what is on today’s menu, order it, take your tray, pay and if you are lucky grab a seat at the...More

Thank Stefan P
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
Nearby HotelsSee all 479 hotels in New York City
Broadway at Times Square Hotel
2,216 reviews
.02 km away
Kimpton Muse Hotel
3,430 reviews
.03 km away
Sanctuary Hotel New York
4,301 reviews
.07 km away
Hyatt Centric Times Square New York
4,735 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Havana Central Times Square
1,602 reviews
.03 km away
O'Brien's Irish Pub & Restaurant
502 reviews
.01 km away
Pig 'n' Whistle
564 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
Times Square
46,558 reviews
.13 km away
Palace Theatre
180 reviews
.09 km away
Lyceum Theatre
164 reviews
.08 km away
Hudson Theatre
43 reviews
.12 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Margon staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Central American
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-8505
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-354-5013
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing