Best streets in Times Square

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Shubert Aly

Ranked 1st best street in Times Square

"Nothing Sings Broadway More Than Schubert Alley"

- markahorn
Shubert Alley is located right in the middle of New York's Theater district. Schubet Alley connects 44th and 45th street between 8th Ave and Broadway. Shubert alley is home to the famous Schubert Thea...
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Ranked 2nd best street in Times Square

"What a beauty"

- meggo1221
This street is your first stop if your a tourist. To many its known as Times Square. Here on w 42nd street you will have your eyes open and never want to blink. You have every souvenir shop at hand to...
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West 50th St

Ranked 3rd best street in Times Square

"Some Great Theatres and a lot of people always"

- JenMac
The Winter Garden Theatre (with its glorious 1980's lights) kicks off 50th's run through Times Square. This is power player theatre that has seen the closing of such Broadway monsters as Funny Girl,...
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Unranked Streets



"The lights! Dear, god the lights!"

- JenMac
Broadway in Times Square is kicked off exactly how one would imagine it to be: with lights and people everywhere. The Times Square subway stop is right here and nearly every subway that runs through...
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8 Ave


"Top of the Rock"

- JenMac
West 50th has a little bit of everything. There is history, theatre, tourist traps, and Rockefeller Center. It's not my favorite part of town, but there is definitely a full days worth of things to...
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9 Ave


"Not bad for an Avenue . . . especially in this neighborhood"

- JenMac
9th Avenue starts off in Times Square at the Port Authority Bus Station. It's the biggest bus terminal in the world and though I'm not a fan of the bus (I think they are slow as all get out in the ci...
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West 41st St


"Very tourist heavy"

- JenMac
The start of 41st's run through Times Square really indicates just exactly what Times Square is meant for: there's a massive Red Lobster right at the corner of 41st and 7th. Why anyone would want to...
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"Too many people and nothing cool to do"

- JenMac
West 43rd's run through Times Square starts off at 8th Ave in the west and showcases mainly hotels and commercial buildings throughout. The corner of 43rd and 8th holds the Westin (a decent hotel) an...
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West 44th St


"Big Theatre Row"

- JenMac
West 44th is a big Broadway street and from what I understand, it has been since this started being the big Broadway area. John's Pizza, the offshoot of the famous Greenwich pizza, is right on the co...
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West 45 St


"Tons of theatres"

- JenMac
45th starts off its run through Times Square at 8th Avenue to the West and right away it's pretty Broadway heavy. The corner at 45th and 8th houses the Golden Theatre on the south side and Frankie an...
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West 46 St


"Lights cover every building"

- JenMac
West 46th in Times Square starts off in the east at Duffy Square. It's basically a big walk island with some statues and people trying to sell things. From what I hear, though, you can get half-pric...
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West 47 St


"Lots to see but not a proximity"

- JenMac
West 47th has a couple of noteworthy things and some beautiful buildings, so despite the fact that it's tourist hell, the street is alright. There's an offshoot of a really famous bakery, Sullivan St...
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West 48 St


"Times Square crowded"

- JenMac
West 48th at 7th is exactly what you would expect a Times Square area block to be: big buildings with a lot of lights and advertisements. The north corner holds a massive luxury high rise apartment...
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West 49 St


"Theatres and Hotels"

- JenMac
West 49th in Times Square starts off with a massive commercial building, the Spotlight and the Playwrights Tavern at 7th Avenue. There's not much to say about the commercial space but the Playwrights...
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