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Ellen's Stardust Diner

1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
+1 212-956-5151
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Diner, Soups, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
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Reviewed today via mobile

Went here with a friend to see what the hype was about. The night we went the weather was bad so there was no queue. We went in and asked for a table for two and were told (by one of the rudest restaurant staff...More

Thank Rioghnach
Reviewed today via mobile

First off, a word of warning. We queued for 75mins to get in, and that was at 4pm. But it was worth it. Food was good enough - it's a diner. We had a house salad and a pulled pork sandwich - both happy. But...More

Thank alanj2010
Reviewed today

We loved the atmosphere and had a large breakfast twice! Had hoped for dinner the night before seeing a show but the queues outside were just too long. The staff are great, very friendly & we thoroughly enjoyed both visits.

Thank Traveler593542
Reviewed today via mobile

Food was great and the entertainment even better - what a great atmosphere. Provide a variety of food choices for all tastes and the cocktails are decent too !

Thank lozmoz
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ellen’s Diner is a bit tired inside & gave the impression of needing a very thorough clean! The food was mediocre. But the reason everyone visits is for the singing waiters & waitresses & they delivered! Great songs. Great voices. Great atmosphere.

Thank Sarah J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was recommended to go here so we went for Breakfast where the stars from Broadway not only serve you but all take turns singing. The only downside is that about after an hour the whole thing then repeats itself with the same songs and...More

Thank kaz67_11
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food was lovely, atmosphere was good, but my Lord, do they have the volume pumped up in there. I was warned before going that they sang along with broadway numbers, but gee wizz, didn’t think the decibels would be up there at 8am for my...More

Thank ellyk629
Reviewed yesterday

Very good food and surprisingly cheap after seeing the line in front of the diner. Would recommend getting early for breakfast unless you don't mind lines.

Thank Inge A
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We waited in the line for 1h, it was raining, we were the next to come inside of the restaurant. 1 the girl didn't let us go ONE STEP forward to protect from the rain, she said we were blocking the door, but there were...More

1  Thank Ricardo Mikio Y
Reviewed yesterday

The que outside is for show, there are all ways seats available. In fact so many seats where available, we asked to move. Not an unreasonable request as with us was our 12 year old daughter. As one of the only family's in the restaurant...More

2  Thank Johnyq22
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Sandra W
6 October 2018|
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Response from Daren S | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they don't , but we arrived early for breakfast (about 7:30am) and was seated immediately.
6 October 2018|
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Response from 1Gardening2 |
Have emailed them twice and no reply. If anyone has been on Christmas Day please can you tell me if they open/opening hours on Christmas Day. Thanks
4 October 2018|
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Response from Adriana M | Reviewed this property |
I was ther at noon for lunch, but this place is great, you can also go evening
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-956-5151
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