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About Lillie's Times Square

An Irish-Victorian Bar and Restaurant, just steps from Times Square and numerous Broadway plays. The interior has a distinctly late 19th century feel with wooden furnishings brought from Belfast, Ireland.
Serving a wide range of domestic and international beers (30 on tap and 30 bottled). A great selection of whiskeys and wines, including some excellent wine from the Langtry Winery in California where Lillie herself owned and lived for a time.



The food is traditional Pub Fare, including soups, salads, stews, fish and steaks. Lillie's serves food from 11am - 2am. The Irish Breakfast is served all day. Brunch is served on the weekends from 11am to 4pm.



249 W. 49th St.
New York, NY 10019
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
American, Irish

Hours of Operation:
Lunch/Dinner: Daily: 11:00am - 4:00am; Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 10:00am - 4:00am

Cross Street:
Broadway and 8th Avenue

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(212) 957-4530

Website:
http://www.lilliesnyc.com/

Entertainment:
Lillie's offers both weekly and monthly entertainment. Please contact Lillie's for further details.

Catering:
Lillie's 49th Street can accommodate to individual needs. Please inquire within.

Parking Details:
1, 2, 3, A, C, E, N, Q, R, and W Subway Lines.

Public Transit:
1, 2, 3, A, C, E, N, Q, R, and W Subway Lines.

Executive Chef:
Lucy Cortes- Castaneda

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, High Tea, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
ALL SPECIAL EVENTS WELCOME! Please inquire within.

Lillie's Times Square Ratings and Reviews

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4
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4.3

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.1

service

4.2

ambience

4.6

value

4.2

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

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Bar Seating (48)
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Fun (35)
Great for Lunch (34)
Neighborhood Gem (29)
Cozy (28)
Special Occasion (26)
Great for Brunch (25)
Good for a Date (24)
Romantic (24)
Sunday Lunch (24)
Comfort Food (24)
Vibrant Bar Scene (24)
Quick Bite (22)
Afternoon Tea (20)
Happy Hour (20)
Handcrafted Cocktails (16)
Good for Birthdays (15)
Good for Anniversaries (12)
Great Beer (12)
Quiet Conversation (12)
Late-night Find (11)
Afternoon Coffee (10)
Authentic (10)
Good for Groups (10)
Fit for Foodies (9)
Hot Spot (9)
Creative Cuisine (8)
Gluten Free Options (7)
People Watching (7)
Business Meals (5)
Worth the Drive (5)
Local Ingredients (4)
Good Vegetarian Options (4)
Kid-friendly (3)
Tasting Menu (3)
Disabled Access (2)
Live Music (2)
Scenic View (2)
Vegan (2)
Healthy (1)
Live Sports (1)
Organic (1)
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined 3 days ago

Beautiful place - probably the prettiest in the entire theatre / Times Square area. Very good staff who constantly checked. The lunch Prix Fixe at 14 is a vet good deal plus you get this gorgeous. The only negative is high top SMALL tables then high stools. I for one really Hate that (I know Hate is a story g word - but I ha e walked out of many places that only had that for seating). But this was a pre arranged lunch and as mentioned the place was very beautiful. I strongly recommend that they get some regular chairs and table for the back area.
Then it would be 5 stars all around

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food4
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·Dined 5 days ago

We had a great experience! We went after a show for our daughters birthday. The food was great as well as the service and the atmosphere. It is a terrific find and we will definitely be back to try other offerings on the menu.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Cozy, Good for a Date, Bar Seating, Casual, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Romantic, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined 6 days ago

Great food close to Times Square in a wonderful Victorian style restaurant. We were there for Saturday brunch where all entrees were $18 and included a drink. We will definitely go back and recommend it to our friends.

Tags: Romantic, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot, Gluten Free Options, Handcrafted Cocktails, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Vibrant Bar Scene, Quick Bite
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 (New York Area)·Dined 7 days ago

On a Friday evening it was very loud and so crowded that we were led through an underground passage to reach our table in the back of the restaurant. Would probably be a great place at a time when it’s not so crowded and loud. Food and drinks were good and came within a reasonable time.

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·Dined on November 16, 2017

Was recommended this restaurant and it lived up to everything I was told, a great place to eat when visiting New York

Tags: Bar Seating, Neighborhood Gem, Great for Lunch
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·Dined on November 15, 2017

Highly recommend for casual food, drinks, location, price and service.

Tags: Casual, Comfort Food, Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 13, 2017

Great bar food. Great ambiance. Beautiful stained glass, Victorian decor, a great bar that goes on and on. All table seating is bar height, but that adds to the casual vibe. Can’t wait to go back.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Bar Seating, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Vibrant Bar Scene, Authentic, Great Beer, Comfort Food, Hot Spot, Pre/post Theatre, Good for a Date, Late-night Find
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·Dined on November 12, 2017

I chose Lillie's because I thought that Victorian atmosphere sounded different and fun. I expected a more elegant and quaint atmosphere, but it is more like a classier type pub. It is definitely not like the midwestern pubs I am used to. I actually liked this one. They have pub food, but they also have a good seasonal mix. I had a butternut squash soup that was fantastic.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Pre/post Theatre, Casual, Happy Hour, Worth the Drive
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 12, 2017

The restaurant is beautiful, especially the enormous bar. The service was fine. The food, however, was just okay or less. I ordered the vegetable omelet for brunch. The vegetables seemed to be leftovers from last night's burritos. I was given one slice of soggy toast and a few tablespoons of lukewarm overcooked potatoes. I really wanted to like Lillie's, but I was very disappointed in the food. I won't be returning.

Tags: Bar Seating
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Wow what a place! Great food wonderful service.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 10, 2017

It was so noisy and crowded. Hostess had to take us downstairs then down a hallway then back up stairs to get to back of restaurant where our table was. The beets in the beet crostini were not cooked enough and were crunchy. Macorons that we ordered for dessert tasted stale and had no flavor. Big disappointment

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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 7, 2017

Such a beautiful place and a lovely lunch menu. I'm looking forward to going back for tea and often for pre-theater suppers

Tags: Afternoon Tea, Casual, Cozy, Pre/post Theatre
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 5, 2017

We enjoyed our dinner at Lillie’s, we made a reservation for dinner here because it was near the broadway show Chicago, the food was amazing and the place has a Europing feel.

Tags: Good for a Date, Fun
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Very convenient restaurant for Broadway shows and they take reservations! It was very crowded and close quarters, but that's not unexpected for this area. The food was good, not great. The wait staff was very good and friendly. Pricey for the quality, but again not unexpected. I would go again. Note that all the tables were pub height. Not a problem for my tall family, but worth noting. Not a great place for young kids.

Tags: Special Occasion
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food3
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vip
 (London)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Cool atmosphere, great beer and wine selection, terrific food as well! Just one suggestion: when your customers order decaf coffee, make sure your servers SERVE decaf coffee! My wife and I received Americano coffees without being given the choice of a different option. The waitress said that Americano coffees are the closest thing to decaf that they had... which by the way, isn’t close to decaf coffee! An apology and an alternative option is the least that should have been offered. Otherwise, great place!

Tags: Authentic, Good for Groups, Casual, Fit for Foodies, Hot Spot, Live Sports, Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Lillie’s has a great location, very good food, and wonderful ambience—the very best place in Times Square for a meal before a play.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Special Occasion, Afternoon Coffee, Romantic, Bar Seating, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, People Watching, Sunday Lunch
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 (London)·Dined on November 2, 2017

Amazing place, we took our 2 children for a meal out and it was lively, great service, great atmosphere, great food

Tags: Local Ingredients, Tasting Menu, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Great for Lunch, Quick Bite, Disabled Access
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·Dined on November 1, 2017

Great ambiance, efficient service, and very good pub food.

Tags: Fun, Vibrant Bar Scene, Comfort Food, Pre/post Theatre, Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 31, 2017

Really unique atmosphere, great staff. Food was good, love that I ordered a rare burger and it actually was rare (and delicious)! Our waitress was great, the decor is unique and interesting. We were seated very close to another couple and I was worried we'd be talking over each other but I couldn't hear them at all. My wife had several unique cocktails and I had a couple good draft beers. Only negative is the somewhat limited menu. But there were several dishes I'd like to try in a future visit and the large bar would be a great place to grab a pre- or post-event drink. Overall, we really enjoyed our meal and I would recommend this place to anyone seeing a show in the area.

Tags: Fun, Afternoon Tea, Quick Bite, Handcrafted Cocktails, Great Beer
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food4
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Saturday brunch menu somewhat limited but still had something for everyone. Classic bloody mary was good but I prefer less veggies in my drink. Avocado BLT was delicious. Service was good. Victorian setting is unique and nicely decorated for Halloween.

Tags: Cozy, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Bar Seating, Fun, Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre, Great for Brunch, Comfort Food, Handcrafted Cocktails, Gluten Free Options
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food5
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·Dined on October 27, 2017

Love love love. Great place for special occasion. So sweet and caring. Also the manager was bomb! Very attentive

Tags: Cozy, Romantic, Live Music, Good for Groups, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Gluten Free Options, Good Vegetarian Options, Great for Brunch, Organic
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vip
 (New Orleans)·Dined on October 27, 2017

Great place. Reasonable prices. Decorated for Halloween. Fun

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·Dined on October 25, 2017

We love the $14 lunch menu that includes a beer or wine! Food is great and great location for a pre-Broadway bite

Tags: Great for Lunch
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 (Miami)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Their sidewalk sign outside said live music on Sundays so I made a reservation for my last night in NYC. The ambiance looked great and I was looking forward to a fun evening. Turns out, no music. I was willing to stay but the service was awful. I just sat there forever and the waitress steadfastly refused to take my order. Then I left. Obviously can't comment on the food.

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vip
 (London)·Dined on October 23, 2017

Could not stay long because of the noise level. Service was great

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 22, 2017

Cannot beat the Sunday brunch for $18 which included an entree and drink! Walking distance to theaters was easy and service was excellent. Would definitely go back.

Tags: Great for Brunch, Bar Seating, Sunday Lunch, Pre/post Theatre
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Always a solid fast meal at Lillie’s. Great for a business get together.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 19, 2017

Great atmosphere and totally decked out for Halloween. Unique space - definitely worth a trip to see. Great for drinks/appetizers or a quick bite.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Fun, Neighborhood Gem, Bar Seating, Pre/post Theatre, Handcrafted Cocktails, Happy Hour, Casual, Vibrant Bar Scene, Quick Bite
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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Traditional pub / bar food in a charming Victorian setting. Nachos are served on chintzy china. Service is really quick if you are seeing any shows nearby.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 16, 2017

Great. I’d happy go again.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 14, 2017

We love this restaurant so much, it has become a part of our NYC show routine. Always a great brunch and a wonderful location to all the theaters. Staff is friendly, courteous and efficient. The decor is amazing. What a great find.

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Great for Brunch
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on October 13, 2017

My wife and I enjoyed our visit to Lillies. We went on a Friday night before a show. We were seated right away and the server was friendly and attentive. Previous reviews noted that it was rather noisy on Friday nights but I didn't really notice maybe because we we're enjoying the 80's mix the DJ was spinning! I liked the wide selection of beers and we both enjoyed our meals - cheeseburger for my wife and I had the fish and chips. Great experience overall.

Tags: Great Beer, Pre/post Theatre
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 12, 2017

The wait staff was spot on. Service was attentive and timely. The food was better than expected.

Tags: Great Beer, People Watching, Fun
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 12, 2017

Lillie's was very accommodating to our party, and had us out in plenty of time for our show even though we arrived late. The food was fantastic, but portions were a bit on the small side. The drinks were absolutely delicious and unique.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Afternoon Tea, Happy Hour, Vibrant Bar Scene, Neighborhood Gem, Romantic, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Special Occasion, Handcrafted Cocktails, Bar Seating, Great for Lunch
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·Dined on October 7, 2017

Wonderful stop for brunch. Perfect for couples or small groups that enjoy an upscale brunch feel with few to no children. Full bar, excellent cocktails and breakfast foods.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Great restaurant. Made a reservation through open table which they messed up somehow and did not honor our reservation, leaving us to sit at bar. Bummer. But beautiful decor and a great brunch deal!

Tags: Romantic, Bar Seating, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Quick Bite, Good for a Date, Comfort Food, Great for Lunch
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 7, 2017

My family and I enjoyed eating at Lillie's. The brunch menu was a great value with really good food! The staff were great. The manager had to reseat us and ended up comping our entire meal. That was very generous of the manager to do and showed to us how much Lillie's values their costumers. My parents are going next month since I enjoyed eating there so much!

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Hot Spot
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 5, 2017

Very noisy & crowded place. Strictly an under 30 crowd. not recommended for a quiet dinner

Tags: Bar Seating
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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 4, 2017

Lunch special was a bargain. Food was delicious, and service was excellent!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem, Pre/post Theatre
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vip
 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 4, 2017

It was perfect!!

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