Laurels

Best Barbershops
in New York City
2021

Why These Barbershops?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored New York City Barbershops on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

Ace of Cuts Barber Shop

Ace of Cuts Barber Shop is based in New York, and offers a wide array of hair grooming services for all genders young and old. It offers professional men's haircuts, women's haircuts, kid's haircuts, and hot towel shaves. The shop has achieved a 5 out of 5 rating from more than 390 reviews on Yelp. Ace of Cuts Barber Shop is open from 8:30AM to 8:00PM, except on Sundays where it's open from 10:00AM to 6:00AM.

New York, NY 10009

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Barber Shop NYC

Located on w 50th street NYC, New York, the Barber Shop NYC has over 20 years of experience shaping and styling in the Theater District. A full-service barbershop, customers can walk in or book an appointment by phone or via its website. Services include haircuts in all styles from its professional stylists, beard trim or deep tissue shave, facial scrubs and neck shaves. The Barber Shop NYC caters to men and children and is happy to discuss special requests.

302 W 50th St
New York, NY 10019

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Big Apple Barbershop

Big Apple Barbershop is based in New York and aims to provide a warm and friendly atmosphere for its clients. The shop specializes in modern haircuts, from mohawks and fauxhawks to fades and Caesars cuts. It also offers shampoos, beard trims, shape-ups, and hot-towel shaves. Big Apple Barbershop also accepts custom requests, which can be accommodated by scheduled appointment.

New York, NY 10009

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Fifth Avenue Barbershop

Fifth Avenue Barbershop is a New York-based barber with an eye on preserving the traditions of classical barbering. The barber provides a wide range of services for men's grooming, from regular haircuts and hot shaves to scissor cuts and special shaves. Fifth Avenue Barbershop also has printable coupons available on its website, offering significant discounts on haircuts and wash-and-cuts for first-time customers.

New York, NY 10001

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Gentlemen's Barbershop

Founded in 2016, the Gentleman's Barbershop is a full-service barbershop located in Brooklyn, NYC. It is staffed by certified hairstylists who can accommodate all-day appointments and walk-ins, providing each customer with customized styling and beard-trimming services. It can offer classic haircuts with traditional razor neck shaving, fade and style cuts, beard trimming, and buzz cuts with a one-length clipper. Hairstyling is also available for children, who will receive a discount.

205 Johnson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206

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Hairrari

Hairrari is a Brooklyn-based barber salon that caters to the hair grooming needs of both men and women. It offers cuts ranging from buzz cuts to hot towel shaves and straight-edge razor cuts. It also sells a line of hair grooming products such as beard oils, styling powders, and construction creams. Hairrari was featured on V76 by Vaughn, and Jess of All Trades: Bushwick Beauty Salons.

Brooklyn, NY 11211

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Ilya's Barber SHop

Ilya's Barber Shop is based in New York and aims to offer high quality haircuts at a great price. The shop offers an array of services, from scissor and style cuts to color highlights and close razor shaves. The shop averages 4.5 stars out of 5 on Yelp, and averages 4.8 stars out of 5 on Google+ reviews. Ilya's Barber Shop is open on weekdays from 7:30AM to 7:00PM, and on Saturdays from 9:00AM to 5:00PM.

New York, NY 10013

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Mensch Studio

Mensch Studio is a barbershop located in New York City that specializes in male hair care and grooming. It provides high-end haircuts, beard trimming, and shaves to men exclusively through online bookings. The shop focuses on clients' individual styles and preferences to create a look that matches their personality. Stylists stay up-to-date on the latest hair and beard trends and maintain a relaxed salon environment. Additionally, Mensch Studio offers complimentary beverages.

135 W 29th St Suit 1200
New York, NY 10001

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Rafael's Barbershop

Rafael's Barbershop is based in New York and caters to patrons of all ages. It offers regular haircuts, shampoos, and hair coloring, as well as long hair cuts. It also provides a variety of razor services, from classic shaves and beard trims to head shaves with matching massages. Rafael's Barbershop also offers printable coupons that provide discounts for first-time customers.

New York, NY 10003

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Signature Barbershop

Located in the heart of New York City, Signature Barbershop has provided professional hair cutting services for men and boys since 2016. Its signature haircut features a scissor cut and styling with a neckline and sideburn trimming. Upon request, the barbershop offers a hot towel and neck and shoulder massage. Barbers trim and shape long beards, then use oil to keep them moisturized. Signature Barbershop shaving services include applying a lanolin beard softener, hot lather, and straight razor shave.

133 E 55th St
New York, NY 10022

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Steven Tabach

Established in 2017, Steven Tabach is a men's grooming and barbershop service located at East 49th Street, New York, NY. The company caters to the modern man, providing styles and treatments designed to shape and accentuate the face. Appointments can be scheduled by phone or on Steven Tabach's website. Services include haircuts, beard trimming and sculpting, permanent color, manicures, and grey toner treatments. Hot eucalyptus-soaked towels are applied to relax the skin before and after a cut and shave.

122 East 49th St
New York, NY 10017

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