About West 42nd Street
West 42nd Street is a busy street in the New York City borough of Manhattan. It is known for its very close proximity to Broadway and Times Square. The street is within the theater district region and it is a short walk from some of New York's most famous buildings and attractions, including the United Nations, Chrysler Building, Grand Central Terminal and Times Square. The Hudson River is a short walk from West 42nd Street, and provides professionals and locals with a relaxing destination away from the busy city. There are many amenities in the vicinity, including libraries, banks, museums, theaters, convenience stores, restaurants and sophisticated bars.
Setting up your business here
There is a diversity of businesses based on West 42nd Street, but the area is mainly known for the many theaters within the theater district. The main employers in the area are the theater companies, and Broadway is a hotspot for theater-goers. The United Nations is also located in the vicinity. Networking opportunities with like-minded professionals are plentiful and public transport is efficient and easy to access from nearby.
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Things to do in West 42nd Street
Times Square is a world-famous tourist attraction in the area, and there are countless retail outlets, restaurants and bars nearby. Broadway offers exciting theater productions, whilst Madame Tussauds is a favorite among both locals and tourists. Lucky Strike offers bowling alleys and billiard tables. There are countless eateries in the area, including Chez Josephine, a "New York" magazine critics' pick and an AAA Four Diamond award-winning French bistro-style restaurant. Aureole is perfect for a fine-dining experience, or a drink in an elegant bar. Restaurant Above is a favorite with theater-goers, and provides a view from above, from a 21-story venue. The Pinnacle Bar is popular with professionals and tourists, and provides an extensive drinks menu.
- Subways: 42nd Street Station
- Railway: Grand Central Station
- Nearest freeway: I-495
- Nearest airports: LaGuardia Airport, Newark Airport
- Other: All major bus routes served nearby