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Cafe Luxembourg

200 W 70th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10023-4323
+1 212-873-7411
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (56 reviews)
“country salad” (18 reviews)
“steak frites” (22 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
All hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
200 W 70th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10023-4323
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1 - 10 of 440 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have not been to CL for at least 20 plus years. A great place as it was a long time ago. Super friendly and professional service. Excellent choice and taste of french bistro food. Will for sure be back. Just like myself the crowd grew...More

Thank Herman G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cafe Luxembourg feels like a throwback to the old Upper Westside. The guests themselves make it an event not be missed ! The food was delicious, we had the burger and the Steak Frites, both were extremely flavorful and the fries unforgettable. The service is...More

Thank Hans12404
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely warm atmosphere, comfortable surroundings. Popular and busy but no fuss and good service. Great for brunch and a good conversation. Homely food and good wines.

Thank strudel16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good choice of brunch dishes in this quaintly old-fashioned busy cafe next to Central Park and friendly service

Thank FionaDC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here Saturday night after a show at the Beacon. Got there around 10:30pm without a reservation and were seated right away, as people were departing and tables were turning over. More people came and the restaurant was still 3/4 full at midnight when...More

Thank Janice_Rossi
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Squash au Gratin and octopus appetizers were delicious. Beef bourguignon entree was very rich but tasty. Roasted chicken and salmon entrees were moist and flavorful. Portions were a good size. Prices were a little high even for NYC ($32.00 for the roasted chicken entree). Server...More

Thank KRKBovina
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Our return visit after an absence of a couple of years and we were not disappointed. The food, the service, and the ambiance were just like we remembered.

Thank Juan S
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

New York Winters and soup were made for each other. The cold temperatures and the dirty snow are all forgotten when you step into the contrasting interior of Cafe Luxembourg. Their white table dressings and just the right amount of lighting soothes your senses. You're...More

2  Thank Keke L
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The quintessential French bistro with a real upper west side crowd. Delicious food (try the trout), professional And friendly service and a very well selected yet friendly wine list.

Thank MMNYC83
Reviewed 24 December 2017

On Monday, December 3, 2017 my wife and I had dinner at about 7 pm at Cafe Luxembourg, 200 W. 70th St. (212) 873-7411. I had made reservations on line in advance. The atmosphere in the restaurant was pleasant and I choose this restaurant because...More

Thank john07_11
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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15 August 2017|
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Response from Rhoda M | Reviewed this property |
Found pricing to be average. Wait staff was good. Host could have been friendlier - we got there five minutes ahead of their "official" opening time and she wouldn't seat us until that "official" time, even though the wait... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 W 70th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10023-4323
  • Public Transportation: 1,2,3 at 72nd Street
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-873-7411
Cafe Luxembourg is a charming French bistro in New York offering a delicious seasonal menu and an impressive full service bar. Whether you are in the mood for a romantic dinner for two or a lively brunch with friends, Cafe Luxembourg provides a uniquely intimate ambience in the middle of the city. Located on 70th Street just west of Broadway, Cafe Luxembourg entertains celebrities and locals alike. Our seasonal menu is on par with the city’s best restaurants, with options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
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