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Cafe Sabarsky

1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
+1 212-288-0665
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“goulash” (24 reviews)
“cakes” (34 reviews)
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German, Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
Neighbourhood: Manhattan
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Reviewed 2 days ago

You do not have to pay the museum entrance fee to enter the Neue Galerie on 86th Street and Fifth Avenue where the Cafe Sabarsky is located. NO reservation except for evening events This is a popular place and the wait line can be sometimes...More

Thank pollytalknyc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would not recommend this restaurant inside the neue museum for lunch but for coffee and dessert it would be good. I had weisswurst while my spouse had raeucherlachs, neither was particularly good. It is a nice setting and service was fine but you can do...More

1  Thank jsthouston
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is often a line-up outside the Neue Galerie for the Cafe Sabarsky on the first floor, so we assumed it must be very good food. We waited in line for 35 minutes, and after we were seated we noticed that people who had been...More

Thank willowtree155019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness what a find. Not only is the museum first rate, this cafe featuring hearty German and Austrian dishes, along with an impressive selection of pastries and coffee dishes takes you right to Vienna or Berlin in both sight and taste. Try the...More

1  Thank PhiladelphiaPhillip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You hear the espresso bar the whole meal. I had the double espresso with whipped cream. It was like heaven in a glass. Had. Light meal and chocolate dessert. Everything was delicious with lovely. Ervers

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place came highly recommended for a special experience. Security at the door was uncompromising and we were forced to put an EMPTY water bottle into the trash. Not even the airlines stop you having an empty bottle. it was a particular souvenir bottle too....More

Thank takemetotheworld
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem for Austrian, German and Hungarian dishes. Go there and experience the food, drinks, coffee, tea and desserts. Pricey and worth it. Seating is limited and tight.

Thank Trendy_Explorer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Melange coffee was great and so was the Palatschinken; the cakes are also good and so is the Wienerschnitzel and the sausages. Try to go at 8 PM late or off peak hours as the wait can be long. However there is also another...More

Thank semsemsemsem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very, very, very viennese place in a wonderful location (5th Ave, in front of Central Park). Coffee and cakes as they should be, with lovely piano music in the background (played live in an authentic Bösendorfer grand piano). Beautiful decoration, all mahoganny. Very recommended for...More

Thank Julio D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a great meal at this cafe. Three of us ordered 3 different things and then shared them. Ordered the veal, the salmon sandwich and another sandwich. The food was very light but very tasty. Thoroughly enjoyed the meal. Ate in the basement part of...More

Thank Rajatm123
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Response from Mark V | Reviewed this property |
212 288 0665, call first, it is very popular, but well worth it! Enjoy.
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26 April 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
German, Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-288-0665
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