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The Breslin

) #1,166 of 9,275 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ American, ,
16 W 29th St, New York City, NY 10001-4502
+1 212-679-1939
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (49 reviews)
“lamb burger” (133 reviews)
“scotch egg” (29 reviews)
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American, Bar, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 W 29th St, New York City, NY 10001-4502
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere - busy and loud but not too much of either! Servers friendly and knowledgeable, and the food was awesome. Seafood sausage was my favorite -- uncommon and delicious!

Thank Jay H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fun atmosphere. The lamb burger is absolutely out of this world. I will go back for the lamb burger ASAP.

Thank X375IEelizabethg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have enjoyed this restaurant a number of times over the years and it always delivers. My long time friend and groomsman in my wedding 10 years ago go here yearly when I visit. Being in the Ace Hotel which has a killer lobby to...More

Thank iRhino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheese sandwich with ham and egg was just what I needed after a night of drinking. Coffee was also very good. Only downside (and this is because I am old) is I could barely read the menu as it is so dark in the restaurant.

Thank natashal587
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been here several times and it never disappoints. The best lamb burger I've ever had and a scotch egg that is to die for! Such a good crust from the breading.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant - behind Stumptown Coffee on 29th St - offers a friendly, relaxing ambience with an excellent modern (and healthy) menu with really first class service.

Thank TimBley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Try their grilled cheese sandwich. It will change your life! Quinoa salad was terrific too. The bartender did a great job! We also enjoyed their breakfast. Highly recommend.

Thank DFWTripper
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Eclectic menu. Went in for brunch. Food seems like it's trying to hard to be different they sacrificed the taste. As in other reviews, our waiter could have been a bit more attentive. The overall place is dimly lit, NY prices for the plates I...More

Thank ireneq
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Our experience at the Breslin was all around severely lacking. Firstly, our table wasn't ready 15 minutes after our reserved time. I could normally forgive this, but coupled with the fact that we had to wait 5 minutes at the hostess desk to ask for...More

Thank mwmax54
Reviewed 4 June 2017

The food is modern updated comfort food. We did not have a bad dish. the boiled peanuts in port fat were sublime. The french onion soup was rich and savory without being overly salty. I would go back here in a heartbeat

Thank nbk5276
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Response from Jared M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 W 29th St, New York City, NY 10001-4502
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-679-1939
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