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227 E. 56th St. Send to Phone
212-675-7710 | Menu
Drag yourself here for the fabulously faux femmes; there’s traditional fare, too.

Dinner Tues.-Sun., Brunch Sun.
Open late
  • Parking lot
  • Dress code: Casual dressy
  • Entertainment: Entertainment
  • Reservations suggested

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Lips Restaurant Review

: Lips offers moderately priced cuisine served by over-the-top Amazon drag queens, most of whom measure over six feet tall in spike heels. One may use this place to start off a rambunctious night out with friends. Dig into dishes inspired by these fabulous ladies: Evangeline (lasagna bolognese) and the All Beef Patty (a super deluxe Black Angus cheeseburger). The signature steak with frites is dubbed Yvonne Lame after the owner.
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