Niles New York City

4.6
1528 Reviews
$30 and under
Contemporary American
Steps from Madison Square Garden, Niles New York City is the ideal venue before and after all concerts, shows and sporting events. Offering a sleek design with a contemporary American menu, Niles is the perfect place for
Lunch and Dinner or to unwind after work at our lively bar.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
What 1528 people are saying
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100% of people would recommend it to a friend
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THOMAS
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on July 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is great and the service is excellent

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vipPercymavis
Baltimore
17 reviews
Dined on July 9, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We’ve stayed at Stewart Hotel many times but not eaten dinner at the Niles. Food and service was great. Recommend the scallops.

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EllenZ
Charleston
4 reviews
Dined on June 17, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place for lunch meeting. Large space, quiet, great staff, no rush.

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vipMalverneFoodie
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Niles is back open, and as welcoming as ever. The perfect spot for a business lunch - food is great, with a diverse menu, and the service is always friendly and prompt. A great spot for drinks after work too!

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MarySunshine
New York Area
19 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience4

This was my first time for lunch with a friend. I've thought about trying it for quite some time, and I'm very pleased that I did. We both enjoyed a salad with grilled check which was fresh and very nicely presented.

Our waiter, Alberto, was very polite and did a very nice service during our lunch making certain that we were pleased with our meals.

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vipbiznfun
Miami
43 reviews
Dined on May 11, 2021
Overall4food5service5ambience2

Very good food and service. Would recommend the burrata and thin spaghetti. Good wine list as well. Sad to see the place almost empty but we got very good service in exchange

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PartTimeFoodie
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on May 11, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Excellent service. The food was very tasty and the prices are reasonable.

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HarrietM
Miami
3 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Terrific venue. Great location. A little oasis from the bustle of the City. Overall fabulous. Great food, great service, lovely setting. Very health and safety conscious.

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CC123
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on May 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I have been to Niles many times since it’s convenient to MSG and Penn station. The food and service is always good. I had the burrata appetizer that not only looks beautiful- it is delicious. I had the spaghetti with seafood in wine sauce which was perfect because it was not a heavy dish and so yummy.

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined on April 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

So happy to be back @ Niles, popped in for lunch Food & Service excellent as always

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FrankC
New York Area
1 review
Dined on April 23, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Niles is a very classy intimate restaurant. The food is exquisite, the service is friendly and very helpful, and it's a perfect place for a special dinner event.
My only quibble is with the lighting, which was on the low side and I had trouble reading the menu. Other than that I give Niles high marks!

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vipOpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on October 30, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Birthday dinner :)

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on October 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and friendly staff. Would dine there again

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DoreenG
New York Area
1 review
Dined on October 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Convenient location, across for Penn Station. Great, large space - safe and comfortable. Limited menu however the food is fresh and delicious. Staff is friendly and attentive.
Definitely returning!

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Gdsunl
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Niles remains a very special place to dine! I took friends for lunch and they absolutely enjoyed it! The hostess was courteous! The service by "Miguel," was polite and prompt! The meals were nicely prepared, presented, good portions and tasty! The atmosphere was pleasant and comfortable! All at a great value! The manager "Maggie," was gracious! I recommend Niles, for meals, drinks, special occasions and a good time!

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Gina
New York Area
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food...nice drinks...we had a great time!!!!

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vipluvHNL
Hawaii
5 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Crabcake appetizer and French chicken dinner entree was excellent. Pauses between courses was longer than I like but tolerable.

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AngelaB
New York Area
6 reviews
Dined on March 7, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Great service. I was at Nikes with my daughter & 7 year old granddaughter. Food was great , service was excellent & a wonderful end to our visit to The Lion King.

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vipRobertK
New York Area
14 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a client lunch at Niles. Place is clean, well lit , easy access to Penn Station. Service was great , yet gave us room to talk with my client. None of the uptown hustle bustle. Food was really good and reasonably priced for a NYC restaurant.

I have dined at Niles on and off for a long time as my office was across the street. I now work in NJ and find it really convenient and quality is the same as I remembered - great value.

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JohnD
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on March 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really enjoyed this restaurant. First time visit and would definitely go back. The wait staff was great. The crabcakes were delicious and so was the pomegranate martini! I also had the lamb which was really tasty. Also, you can’t beat the location; across from MSG.

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DeniseS
Cleveland
7 reviews
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at Niles. The food was tasty and the presentation was creative. It is across the street from Penn Station and very convenient to MSG.

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PatriciaO
New York Area
1 review
Dined on February 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service is wonderful, the food is great, and it’s conveniently located right across from Penn Station. I’ve met friends at Niles at least 6 times and all of us have always been happy.

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mikec
New York Area
29 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2020
Overall4food3service3ambience5

Food was average. Salmon burnt and overdone. Steak fatty. Potatoes cold. But ambiance bar and restaurant is very cozy quite and comfortable

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vipBonnieF
New York Area
16 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always excellent for a full dinner or a quick bite. Great food, service & location!

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vipDNYC
New York Area
40 reviews
Dined on February 28, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Breakfast is a very quiet affair. Hardly anyone before 8:00. Food quality is good and served quickly

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vipKmil
Atlantic City
9 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Food was great and service was excellent!

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showdiner
New York Area
27 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

My wife and I brought another couple with us. We have been there before. Food and service was excellent. The location across from MSG and the LIRR is very desireable.

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vipMargherita
New England
58 reviews
Dined on February 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

As always, coming to Niles is like coming home. We ate three meals in row there this weekend and they were all excellent. Even our fussy vegetarian son was happy as the chef adapted the day's special tortellini recipe to fit his needs at lunchtime.

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CHRISTOPHERF
1 review
Dined on February 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food, atmosphere, location. Will go again next time in New York. Hands down the french onion soup is outstanding along with the filet mignon.

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vipMPaulJC
New York Area
141 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience3

Pleasant surprise for a hotel restaurant in Manhattan! The roasted French chicken is not to be missed. My dining companions gave similar feedback in the scallops & quinoa bowl. Jorge A. paced the service just-right. As metro area natives we actually got a tad concerned about the speed... then realized that everything came just-right, making for a lovely meal with good fellowship.

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OpenTable Diner
Cheshire
3 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Pre-show dinner before seeing Billy Joel at the Garden. Food and service was fantastic. Servers were helpful.

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vipdogowner
New York Area
167 reviews
Dined on February 20, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience4

A group of us have been getting together for lunch at Niles for several months now. The consensus was that this was the best place in the neighborhood for our needs. Some of the group have entrees (often the salmon, which several people recommend) and others have salads or sandwiches. There's someone for everyone. It is somewhat loud in the busiest part of lunch time, but quiets down as the afternoon goes on.

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MathewE
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The service was terrific and the food even better. I ordered a filet mignon very well done. The waiter asked if I would lime it filleted so it would cook more evenly. My friend ordered a skirt steak medium. Both steaks were cooked precisely how we ordered them and amazing! My new go to NYC restaurant! 5 stars all the way!! Mat

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vipDfitz326
New York Area
13 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, service and location for concert at MSG!

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Delicious food. Definitely will return

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OpenTable Diner
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on February 18, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Had concert tickets for MSG and wanted an early dinner nearby. Saw Niles on line and decided to try it. Both my husband and I had a lovely dinner. The food was excellent; service was attentive without being overbearing. All food courses were brought out in a timely manner. We didn’t feel rushed, yet we had time to sample an appy, entree, and dessert and have plenty of time to get to the concert. We will return.

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Sharon
1 review
Dined on February 16, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience4

Bartender's service was excellent
Waiters were hard to find

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OpenTable Diner
Cornwall
1 review
Dined on February 16, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was amazing. A little too quiet but didn’t matter

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ScottS
Chicago
3 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a great dinner here! The food & drinks were fantastic, and service was spot-on. Great atmosphere and the pricing was very reasonable for the large portions. We will definitely be back.

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vipBsw101
Richmond
14 reviews
Dined on February 15, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience4

Food was very good and was priced well for New York City. Due to the low ceiling the conversations from other tables carried over including one very loud talker from 2 tables away.

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You can order delivery directly from Niles New York City using the Order Online button. Niles New York City also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (212) 629-0210.

Niles New York City is rated 4.6 stars by 1528 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.