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Living Legend Miss Jessy Volt - Lips NYC, New York, NY

Lips NYC

4.8
4.8
461 Reviews
$31 to $50
American
For over 25 years LIPS has been NYC's ULTIMATE in Drag Dining! Dinner, Drinks & Fabulous Drag Shows nightly, plus Broadway Brunch on Sunday. The Lips showpalace has been called "Barbies Dreamhouse on Acid" & Lips has been called the "Disneyland of Drag". Enjoy a great meal and super strong cocktails all served up by over that top drag queens.

Every night is a different show - Tuesday - Top 40 & Karaoke, Wednesday, Twisted Broadway - Thursday, The Divas Show - Friday & Saturday, Glitz & Glam plus Late Night Dirty Show & Sunday Night Divas. Plus Ginger Snaps Broadway Brunch!

Lips is the BEST place to celebrate everything, including Bachelorette Parties, Birthdays, Graduations, Anniversary's and of course Divorces!

Tues, Wed, Thurs & Sun Night: $20 Food Min + Drinks + $15 Cover
FRI & SAT GLITZ & GLAM : $59 Dinner Show Package + Drinks
SAT DIRTY SHOW: $20 Food/Drink Min + $15 Cover
Sun Brunch: $39 All You Can Drink Brunch Show Package
(tax and 20% suggested tip additional)

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 32 times today

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Cuisines

    American

  • Hours of operation

    Tue–Thu, Sun 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Fri 7:00 pm–12:00 am Sat 5:00 pm–1:00 am Sun 12:00 pm–4:30 pm

  • Phone number

    (212) 675-7710

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Owned/operated by

    LGBTQ+

  • Executive chef

    Armando Merino

  • Catering

    Not Available

  • Private party facilities

    Lips is available for private events on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays.

  • Neighborhood

    Turtle Bay

  • Cross street

    2nd and 3rd Ave

  • Parking details

    On Street Parking after 7pm Discounted parking at Bristol Garage - 300 E 56th St. - (Between 1st and 2nd Ave)

  • Public transit

    NYC SubwayLexington and 53rd St - 6 trainLexington and 59th St - 4,5,6,N,R,W trains5th Ave and 53rd St - E, M trains

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 461 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

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4.8
4.8 based on recent ratings
  • 4.2Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.8Ambience
  • 4.6Value

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  1. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New England

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Went for a birthday and the broadway brunch made the bday girl’s weekend!!!! Can’t wait to go back
  2. NB

    NinaB

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    A fantastic experience, worth the money! It was our first time in NYC and we really wanted to see a drag show - the girls were fabulous and the food was also very good. I would recommend it to my friends and would definitely come again!
  3. RM

    RedhairedMermaid

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Best place to celebrate your 76 year old Aunt's birthday.
  4. KF

    KarlaF

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We went for Drag Brunch and had the best time! The performers are great, the service is super fast. I would happily go back and would definitely recommend it 👌
  5. CS

    ChristineS

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 1 day ago

    overall5food4service4ambience5
    So much fun! The show was great and the food was better than expected!
  6. CL

    ChristianL

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Our Queen Twiggy Malone was the best! The food was decent, drinks were strong
  7. m

    messijessi333

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    overall3food1service3ambience4
    Food was not good, drinks were not bad, got charged for shot that i was given on stage. 20 percent tip added automatically to bill, waitress came by twice for drinks, some of the queens could of danced more. Effort was lacking for some. Overall ok, was hoping it would amp up the party, it was meh overall. For NYC I thought i’d get more.
  8. AM

    AlexandraM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Had so much fun! The food was fine. I had the Salmon, which was good. The veggies were a little salty. The salad was average-too much dressing. The dessert was fine. Service was fast. The best part about Lips is the show. That did not disappoint. The show was fun and hilarious. The show hostess, Blackie-O was fantastic. Would highly recommend this to anyone for a very fun night out!
  9. E

    Ebony

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I celebrated my birthday here. It was absolute fun. Period!!!!
  10. T

    Traveller

    New York Area

    72 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    72 reviews

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    From making the reservation to the last goodbye.it was a warm and fun experience.. it is an intimate venue decorated in glittered up disco style . Very kitchie. We really loved it. People of all ages were there. The queens were taking food and drink orders and acting as hostesses. They graciously took pictures with all the guests. The show consisted of the girls singing and dancing. The food was good. We had a great time.
  11. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 5 days ago

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    From start to finish it was amazing - these folx KNOW how to put on a show. Wednesday nights Twisted Broadway with Heidi Heux was phenomenal, with all the girls pitching in to host and perform! Much love, respect and appreciation for Twiggy Malone, who looked after us all evening, and then wowed us with a Moulin Rouge medley!
  12. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 6 days ago

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    So much fun!!! That was my first drag show and I don’t think anything will live up to that! Thanks for a great night!
  13. BK

    BettyK

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on August 1, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Amazing waitress, and so sweet. Great show to see.
  14. DZ

    DawnZ

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Super fun show! Tiffany was beyond awesome! Food was very good! Bar drinks were heavy handed! My daughter did the on stage birthday and that was really fun! Was a blast and would do it again in a heartbeat!
  15. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Kansas City

    6 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Tiffany Anne is AMAZING!!! She’s adorable as a server, beautiful to look at and very talented performer!!! It was a fun night celebrating a Birthday and seeing many others celebrating theirs and a couple bride to be as well
  16. HM

    HeatherM

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    We had an amazing time! So fun! We highly recommend it.
  17. WA

    WAITERSLADY

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food4service4ambience5
    Good food, good drinks and an awesome show....They have a regular menu as well as a pre fixe....Highly recommended
  18. H

    Heather

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food3service5ambience5
    This was my first drag show and I went to celebrate my birthday. My friends and I had the time of our lives!!! We took the 2 hour train ride from upstate NY to attend and we will DEFINITELY be back! All the ladies were wonderful and so fabulous! It made for one of the best birthdays ever!
  19. MG

    MayraG

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    What an awesome experience we had celebrating my daughters birthday. They put on a fantastic show.
  20. C

    Cookgurl

    New England

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 31, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience4
    Had a lovely time! Staff was amazing! My only wish was that the performers made their way a touch further back.
  21. B

    Bialy

    Louisville

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Excellent food and lots of fun. An evening to remember.
  22. EA

    ElizabethA

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 30, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great show. Our hostess Monroe was amazing and thd staff pleasant.
  23. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 28, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    If you want to see a drag show, hell, even if you DON’T want to see a drag show, do yourself a favor and go to LIPS on Wednesday for dinner and the best little drag show in the City. You will enjoy great food, strong drinks and see some thing’s you’ll never forget.
  24. JR

    JeneaR

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall4food5service5ambience5
    This place is excellent. The only reason why it didn’t get a 5 star rating is the payment options for large groups. If the business updates with the use of a tablet to assist with paying for items of purchase adding the tax and gratuity per person would be great. They are doing this payment option at various restaurants. This upgrade would be beneficial less time consuming for all.
  25. B

    Badred

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I wanted to do something Special for my birthday and this was the most amazing experience I’ve ever had… From the food to the entertainment to all of the people 10 stars!!! The food was great hospitality was great I will definitely be back very very soon!!
  26. AB

    AliBoobooPanCarofriendly

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall5food2service5ambience5
    The Lips Broadway Brunch was so much fun! The performance was fantastic. Food was meh, but didn’t go for the food anyway.
  27. R

    Ranya

    Kansas City

    7 reviews

    5.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall5food4service4ambience5
    Good food, quick service & brilliant show. Highly recommend!
  28. LI

    LindseyI

    Minneapolis

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    If you’re wanting to watch some excellent performers while in NYC, this should be your first stop. Amazing service and wonderful entertainers!!
  29. RM

    RedhairedMermaid

    New York Area

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on July 24, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Definitely worth celebrating any special occasion, birthday and Bachelorette. Vibrant energy throughout the whole time.
  30. AD

    AdamD

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 23, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4
    We recommend those who use money. For those who count every penny, we suggest that you consider a different restaurant. Front fun.
  31. PB

    PreetB

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 22, 2022

    overall5food3service5ambience5
    Show was great! Service was excellent. Good however was just moderate. I ordered grilled chicken, it was over cooked. Couldn’t finish the food. Other than that, we loved the energy!
  32. N

    Nyer

    New York Area

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 22, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Good food with great service and amazing performances Such a fun time!
  33. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 21, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    So much fun and my friends said the Caesar salad was the best they’ve ever had.
  34. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing and hysterical experience! Food was awesome. Drinks were yummy! Totally recommend!!
  35. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Celebrated my sunshine 23rd bday! Had a blast, crowd was great! Entertainment phenomenal!!! Will definitely return
  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Raleigh

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 17, 2022

    overall5food3service5ambience5
    Fabulous experience! Our waitress Shiny Penny was a gem and super sweet! Get ready for laughs and fun! Side note, these queens work their booty off. Get some singles (a lot) of singles and show them some love!
  37. M

    Mela

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 17, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    As a first timer - the show was amazing with great performance. Definitely will come back for more!!!!
  38. CF

    CarmenF

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Lips is a great place to go for food, drinks, and entertainment.
  39. CG

    ChristinaG

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 16, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We had such an amazing time. From food to service to entertainment. Everyone was friendly and attentive. The show was amazing!
  40. t

    tracyk

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on July 16, 2022

    overall2food3service2ambience3
    We showed up early and the drag Queen that greeted us was very rude and almost made us not stay for the show. I was very upset about this. I think the show could have lasted longer.

FAQs

Lips NYC is rated 4.8 stars by 461 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 32 times today
Google Map for Lips NYC

227 E 56th St, New York, NY 10022-3754

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross street

    2nd and 3rd Ave

  • Neighborhood

    Turtle Bay

  • Hours of operation

    Tue–Thu, Sun 7:00 pm–11:00 pm Fri 7:00 pm–12:00 am Sat 5:00 pm–1:00 am Sun 12:00 pm–4:30 pm

  • Cuisines

    American

  • Dining style

    Casual Dining

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    On Street Parking after 7pm Discounted parking at Bristol Garage - 300 E 56th St. - (Between 1st and 2nd Ave)

  • Public transit

    NYC SubwayLexington and 53rd St - 6 trainLexington and 59th St - 4,5,6,N,R,W trains5th Ave and 53rd St - E, M trains

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Owned/operated by

    LGBTQ+

  • Executive chef

    Armando Merino

  • Additional

    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Entertainment, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

  • Phone number

    (212) 675-7710

  • Catering

    Not Available

  • Private party facilities

    Lips is available for private events on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays.

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