If you’re ever in Times Square/ Theater District and you’re looking for cheap shots and beer to enjoy with friends head over to 123 Burger Shot Beer in Hell’s Kitchen just outside of Times Square.
What draws customers to 123 is the cheapness of the food and cocktails. The restaurant offers over a dozen one ounce cocktail shots of classic cocktails such as Lemon Drop, Creamsicle, Pom Pom,Washington Apple and Kamikaze for $2. For five dollars more customers can have a Bomb Shot (Jaeger Bomb, Pink Lemonade, Tequila Threeway, Dr. Pepper, Mind Eraser, Purple Hooter, Spider Bite, Aphrodisiac).which is a shot of liquor such as amaretto,or Jaegermeister dropped into a glass of beer.If you are willing to spent just a little more for your drink you can order specialty or frozen cocktails for $10. Big Ricky draft beer is sold for $11 a glass.
The “3” in the name refers to the three for three dollar burger sliders. The burger sliders come topped with cheese with pickle slices on the side. To go with the sliders the restaurant sells fries (seasoned waffle fries, potato wedges, sweet potato fries, yucca fries and regular cut plain fries) Also included on the menu are chicken wings, pigs in a blanket, cheese steak, fried mac and cheese, spare ribs and hot dogs.
123 Burger Shot Beer is a two block walk from the 50th Street train station on the C and E subway lines.