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Court Square Diner

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4530 23rd St, Long Island City, NY 11101-4726
+1 718-392-1222
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00:00 - 23:59
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New York City, New York
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32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Both in decor and menu, this is a classic diner. The menu is vast, the food copious, and the prices reasonable. Recommended when you visit MOMA-PS1, for a total non-Manhattan experience. Easily accessible by subway or short cab ride across the East River.

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Thank internationalvoyager
Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exactly the type of place I was hoping to find in the USA but I wasn't expecting it in New York so close to our hotel, real old fashioned diner with great food. We enjoyed a fantastic dinner here last night and loved it so much we came back for breakfast and were not disappointed. I highly recommend it to... More 

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Thank bazul44
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36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We eat at here last night and the food was really good. We ordered the burger and the meat souvlaki platter. The portion was huge and we could not eat the complete meal. The service was outstanding and really fast.

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Thank Martin P
Oslo, Norway
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

First timers in New York, we stayed at a hotel in Long Island City and wanted to visit a proper American Diner. This was it - the right 60'es feeling to it. Good burgers! Good service! Worth a visit!

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Thank Preben B
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here late one night after arriving from JFK from an overseas flight. It was a few blocks from our hotel and chose it based upon friends (locals) advice as well as that of TripAdvisor reviews. Perfect!!! Everything a true diner should be. Fresh, quality food-- huge portions--- great service!!! Will definitely go back!!!

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Thank TennTraveller69
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this Diner on day one of our trip & came back each day. The food here is delicious & the service is great. I recommend the 16oz juicy NY steak, it was melt in the mouth. I am a 6ft 5 eating machine & I love a good meal; I always left feeling satisfied. Great food 24hrs a... More 

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Thank DCAOX
Columbus, Ohio
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a rare gem in the neighborhood that i hope never goes away. This place has everything from pasta to steak on a very affordable price. The best bang for the buck in the area. I frequent this place all the time and brought many of my friends and family here to have a quick bite.

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Thank Ka T
Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador
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94 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The service is pretry good, all of them are really nice. The food is not expensive and delicious. I'been there twice and I'm sure I will go back again.

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visiting a diner was a big must on our things to do checklist and this did not disappoint, from the chrome exterior to the booths on the inside this was just what we wanted. Huge menu, huge portions, delicious fresh food and bottomless coffee

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Thank lollyrichards
INDIA
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305 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found stark contrasts in this place. I was in the area for a few nights only and wanted to try out the diner for breakfast. Its clean and the brass/metal bannisters and the interiors are clean. The service is the best, the lady who took my order was really pleasant and quick. She had a good attention to detail... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4530 23rd St, Long Island City, NY 11101-4726
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-392-1222
Description
Ignore all the photos on their website. The place was updated to a wonderful diner motif about a year ago. It didn't change the food, however, which has always been "very good restaurant" quality.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?