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Charley O's

1611 Broadway , New York, NY 10019 40.76071 -73.984538
at 49th St.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-246-1960 Send to Phone
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  • Cuisine: American Traditional
  • Price Range: $$

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  • Reader Rating:

    7 out of 10


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Nearby Subway Stops

1 at 50th St.; N, Q, R at 49th St.



Payment Methods

American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Special Features

  • Dine at the Bar
  • Live Music
  • Lunch
  • Theater District


  • Full Bar


Accepted/Not Necessary


This venue is closed.

While Charley O's has the manufactured whiff of a chain—it’s part of a local franchise-owning restaurant group—this meat-and-potatoes saloon is also imbued with an olde Gotham slant, right down to the retro claim “fine food and drink.” The interior certainly recalls an earlier era: Warm-toned walls are hung with black-and-white cityscapes, and low-rent jazz ensembles play on weeknights. If the menu's formulaic and the prices inflated, that’s to be expected given the tourist clientele. At least the kitchen shows some flair: Charcoal-grilled chicken breast comes with garlic-flecked string beans and buttermilk potatoes mashed with the skins. And ultimately, ending your visit to this city or this restaurant with an airy wedge of Lindy’s cheesecake is never a bad thing.

Recommended Dishes

Grilled breast of chicken $21.79; petite Caesar salad $8.99; Lindy’s cheesecake $8.69