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Galaxy Diner

665 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3623
+1 212-586-4885
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“home fries” (10 reviews)
“hash browns” (6 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
665 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3623
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Found this wee gem by chance. Great breakfast at a very reasonable price. Coffee and water taken to you straight away and filled up regularly without having to ask. Order taken quickly and breakfast served within minutes. as we chose omelett, we knew these had...More

Thank Sjs1962
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at The Edison. We asked the bellboy where was the best place to get breakfast. He said the Galaxy Diner, so we took a stroll for a block and a half. We liked it so much we never went anywhere else. Great...More

Thank BooRadley6969
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for breakfast, the food was good for the price and was refreshing to find somewhere affordable in NYC! Staff are not that friendly but typical for New York and were efficient!

Thank Littleone88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here several time (on trips to NYC) because it's just a great diner. We've never had to wait for a table and the service is fast. The breakfast food I is fantastic. And there's a lot of it!!!

Thank Sarah N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The buffalo chicken wings got good reviews from my group. The sweet potato fries were good too. My husband hated the French dip sandwich with way too much gristle. I bet breakfast is good here and the salads coming out of the kitchen were massive.

Thank JCStover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this gem on TripAdvisor (Thanks!). After spending lots of money on food in NYC, it was great to find this cute diner on the last morning of our stay. We walked to this diner from our hotel. The staff was very attentive. The...More

Thank Terre H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent location. I went for breakfast and enjoyed the wholewheat pancakes with banana and walnuts. Good attentive staff, great for breakfast and I wish I had found it earlier in my trip cos I would gave gone back to sample more of their breakfast options....More

Thank Gusbo60
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Every time we come to New York we visit for Breakfast, it's not fancy it's just wholesome and cheap based on the amount of food served

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Our group of 5 had breakfast at the Galaxy Diner on two occasions during our visit to NYC and it was very good. The food is served hot and plentiful and is very reasonably priced. The menu offers a great selection. The service is friendly...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Loved the breakfast/brunch choices. The waiters work so hard and it is very busy at times. Pancakes are lovely. Coffee is free flowing. We ate here twice and enjoyed both meals immensely. Would definitely revisit this place to eat.

Thank GrizzlyBearJane
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 13:00
06:00 - 13:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
00:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 665 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3623
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-586-4885
  • E-mail
Galaxy Diner is a traditional diner in New York City. Home of the best burgers, we focus on friendly service & great food at a great price. Enjoy!
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