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New York Luncheonette

135 E 50th St, Between Lexington & 3rd Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-7504
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (82 reviews)
“potatoes” (28 reviews)
“french toast” (18 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
135 E 50th St, Between Lexington & 3rd Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-7504
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here for breakfast 2 days straight as it was pretty close to our hotel. Service was really good, wait staff were really friendly and the food was good. Excellent coffee since I hate Starbucks! Portions were good and price was good for New York...More

Thank jhutchin2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A mate had recommended this place and it was over the road from our hotel, so we went for brunch. It was OK, but I definitely feel like we could’ve done better Photo’d is my French toast with bacon - opposite is the green pepper...More

Thank JamieButler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Described by our Hotel Staff as 'something more casual,' we are so glad we found this place, even though it was late in our visit. So popular that you often have to queue to get in, the hustle and the bustle and the noise is...More

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Based on reviews and, because we were staying close, this was a good choice for us. First time we tried the place was full so we walked past but second time we only had a short 5 minute wait. Friendly service, excellent coffee, good breakfast....More

Thank KLN321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a good place to taste a good breakfast in a cold day... many options with eggs... coffee and other things!! I recomeded it (es una excelente opcion para un dia frio, con huevos revueltos, buen cafe y otras cosas deliciosas.. lo recomiendo!)

Thank Oscar J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Typical New York style diner/cafe. Small to the point of being claustrophobic, but the service and food are excellent - at least for breakfast. Had to wait in line for Sunday breakfast. Wait staff is attentive, efficient, and ready to serve. However, don't ask for...More

Thank eternal_skeptic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Classic New York dinner, good food but nothing special and a little expensive, excellent service, worth a visit but there are other places where you get a better bang for the buck.

Thank Erik J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I stop by for breakfast while staying down the street at Fifty NYC. Given that Obama and Bloomberg met at this diner, I guess I expected a bit too much. The food was mediocre. I had an omelette and toast for breakfast. The omelette was...More

Thank tony G
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We went to this place with the idea of eating a typical American breakfast with pancakes with maple syrup and eggs with bacon and sausages. All plates was really good, including the cappuccino! The local maintained historic furniture and atmosphere but it is managed by...More

Thank Margherita C
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We ate breakfast here twice as it was so good & next door to our hotel. Fast, friendly service and lovely food, portions were not too big. We tried steak & eggs, cheese omelette & potatoes and hash & eggs, all were really good and...More

Thank Sue O
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Questions & Answers
Bob C
8 November 2016|
Response from Bob C |
Call ahead. Their number is in their profile.
7 November 2016|
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Response from Bobbi G | Reviewed this property |
Regarding NY Luncheonette being open on Christmas Day, I have to admit I'm not sure. However, give them a call at (212) 838 0165 and get a quick answer. Sorry I wasn't very helpful.
26 February 2015|
Response from Zacass | Reviewed this property |
6am-11pm - according to their profile online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 E 50th St, Between Lexington & 3rd Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-7504
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: 212-838-0165
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