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Cafe Gitane

242 Mott St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-3434
+1 212-334-9552
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (21 reviews)
“avocado toast” (28 reviews)
“baked eggs” (19 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
242 Mott St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-3434
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1 - 10 of 192 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happened upon this lovely cafe while walking the Lower East Side on a snowy April morning. Simple breakfast fare--French-ish with a Moraccan flare. Perfect cup of coffee Americano, croissant and fresh fruit...and wonderful service from Lily. Only wish I'd come across it later in the...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Completely stress free cafe with terrific food and wines. Great atmosphere and professional wait staff. Couscous are recommnded!

Thank janejarboel
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

It was perfect, the dish was excellent very quick serbes, the place is beautiful and warm. The Best restaurant from nyc

Thank juleo67
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Such an inviting cafe on MOTT far enough away from all the tourist traps and t-shirt shops. Excellent food and great service. The baked eggs were fantastic and the avocado toast on gluten free bread made us think of home (California). There is a line...More

Thank Light_33
Reviewed 7 October 2017

I had late breakfast here and I really enjoyed it. It was tasty and the staff is very nice. This place reminded me of France.

Thank martinagajd
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We went there for lunch with friends .. we really enjoyed our foods .!! Delicious.!! Nice staff.! Great atmosphere

Thank Ahmet K
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Perfect place for vegetarian people, cosy cancel light diner in an relaxing environment. A lot of courses are made live, so if you get the Chance, sit by the bar.

Thank 423sylview
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

French café in a French setting. Very healthy meals for under 20$. We chose a seat at the bar/open kitchen and it was amazing. All fresh products and my banana tart was made in front of me, so not just store bought.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We heard about the place and really liked the idea of the coffee shop but was disappointed with the attitude of the staff

Thank bilha y
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Great food - great value for money - very cozy - no frills! Try the watermelon mimosa and the avocado toast (without egg)! Love that place and always visit it when in NYC!

Thank EleniM801
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 Mott St, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10012-3434
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Nolita
  • Neighbourhood: Nolita
  • Phone Number: +1 212-334-9552
  • E-mail
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