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Highlands

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West Village
British, Scottish, Bar
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150 West 10th St., New York City, NY 10014 (Waverly)
+1 212-229-2670
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17:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Wed 17:30 - 01:00
Thu 17:30 - 02:00
Fri 17:30 - 03:00
Sat 17:00 - 03:00
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Libertyville, Illinois
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am obsessed with scotch and these guys here have what I call as "whisky bible." The food is just as outstanding as the choices they have for scotch! It's a bit expensive, but hey this is New York and for the choices that you get, I'd gladly spend the money!

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Thank Yamini H
Miami Beach, Florida
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Just beautiful Scottish restaurant. Light ambience, cool people, excellent food for a reasonable price. For Whiskey lovers that is the right place. Their list of options is really big. I had a fantastic short Rib with potatoes.

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Thank Luiz P
Perth
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153 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We stubbled into this place on a busy, cold Friday night and were really well looked after. Given it was 7:30pm on a Friday, busy busy busy and we had no reservation, we were more than happy to be offered what was, disclosed to us in advance, the table near the bathroom. It was perfectly fine! My husband loved the... More 

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Thank perthtravellor
scotland
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153 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

One of our friends lives in NYC and recommended this restaurant for us to celebrate our anniversary and it was just as described. Busy bar and small restaurant through the back, good service and even better food. As we are from Scotland we are good judges of others cooking Scottish dishes and they were spot on with an American twist.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

A busy and interesting Scottish themed pub and restaurant. Unfortunately our (& others) evening was spoiled by some foul mouthed juvenile hipsters with no regard for anyone other than themselves. The waitress kindly found us a different area of the restaurant where we enjoyed good fare and drinks. Reasonable prices

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Thank malnico
Orpington, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Having been in New York for over a month now this bar and restaurant has to be one of my top finds. Tucked away in the corner of the West Village this Scottish themed bar has a buzzy bar, fantastic whisky cocktails and a really cool restaurant with a great atmosphere and even better food. Services been excellent all three... More 

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Thank Screddie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We had The Highlands on our list to visit based in their reputation for an extensive Scotch selection. We were not disappointed. The meal was fantastic, the atmosphere was very welcoming and relaxing, and the staff was professional and attentive. Will definitely be back.

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Thank David A
Miami, Florida
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

It is easy to find an Irish bar/restaurant in NYC. Finding a place that is Scottish is special. Highlands is a treat for those who appreciate the difference. Tucked away on a corner of the street in the West Village, Highlands in small, intimate, and welcoming, much like Scotland itself. A "must have"is the Scotch eggs, which we've had in... More 

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Thank alohaallen
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Was recommended here and blown away- food was to die for and although on my own made to feel really welcome. Gorgeous cocktails too - really fun place with quality food drink and service.

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Thank Sue F
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Highlands in the Village which had great service, Kemmy is a wonderful host. They take reservations and we were shown right in to our table. Had the haggis, not super traditional but a great dish regardless. Everyone was happy with food, decor and service. Extensive whiskey menu.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 31
Cuisine
British, Scottish, Bar
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 01:00
Monday
17:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 01:00
Thursday
17:30 - 02:00
Friday
17:30 - 03:00
Saturday
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 150 West 10th St., New York City, NY 10014
    (Waverly)
  • Public Transportation: Take Path to 9th Street, 1 train to Christopher St or A, C, E, B, D, M, V to W. 4th St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighbourhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-229-2670
Description
Highlands is a contemporary authentic gastro pub located in the heart of the West Village in downtown New York from the HIGHLANDS Restaurant Group - WHITEHALL and Byron at The Surf Lodge. Our aim is to showcase a taste of modern Scotland today while being true to its old world charm. We have created a true authentic Scottish experience by importing many interior products that capture the true essence of Scotland's unique hospitality. We offer the finest Scottish influenced cocktails, specially made by our talented bartenders with many of our favorite Scotch, Malts, and Gins. We have a fantastic mix of local American and the finest Scottish beers and ales. Our acclaimed menu is melody of artisanal Scottish imports and produce from local farmers markets that gives you a true taste of modern Scotland.

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West Village
Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the West Village is one of the city’s most coveted addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture, this neighbourhood has a unique old-world feel. You won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan. Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
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