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Ellen's Stardust Diner

1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
+1 212-956-5151
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Diner, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Waited with 5 friends for an hour and 15 mins to get in at around 5pm. This place had been recommended to one of our group so we decided to visit on her birthday for a special meal. We got in and were put on...More

Thank emmanpaul2012
Reviewed yesterday

I was very excited to take our granddaughter here during our trip to NYC. I'd heard wonderful things about it. We stopped in about 4:30 and there was no line. It had been suggested to us that we ask to sit upstairs because the views...More

Thank ClaritaAZ
Reviewed yesterday

Myself and four friends headed here on our first evening in New York. We were tired from travelling and wanted to head someone lively but that wasn't a bar. The hotel staff recommended Ellen's. Upon arrive there was a queue with a wait of about...More

Thank Donna Q
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I loved this place! It was sooooo much fun! All of the servers were so nice and they were all helping each other out! They have some amazing singers there! And the burgers were enormous (& delicious)! My husband got the Big Mo and couldn't...More

Thank Autumn G
Reviewed yesterday

We had breakfast here one morning and it was delicous! The atmosphere was great too with all the waiters and waitressess singing. Hope they all make it to Broadway one day!

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had to line up and wait for about 10 minutes to get in, but once we did it was so worth it. The food was delicious, the staff was friendly and they all sing while you are eating. It was a great atmosphere and...More

Thank littlemaffie
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Well this was our last dinner in N.Y. and it was a disappointment. We waited in line outside for awhile which wouldn't have been too bad if the service would have been decent. We get to our table and we wait about 10 minutes until...More

1  Thank CACACKS
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved Ellen’s the first time we visited as a couple 2 years ago. We took our teenage children this time. We were a bit underwhelmed overall. The food was OK but the singing while fantastic (again) was poorly served by the choice of songs....More

Thank richarddin
Reviewed 2 days ago

A family group of 7 on a short break to NYC tried this novel way to enjoy an American breakfast wth some fantastic staff and entertainers. An excellent way to start the day after enjoying some music and food. So friendly and entertainings.......brilliant.

Thank malcolms88
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We tried to eat here one evening but the queue was huge. Returned next day for lunch and the queue was much smaller; (there is ALWAYS a queue for this diner); were inside and seated within half an hour and that was for 9 of...More

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Kara B
12 October 2017|
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Response from wjjct | Reviewed this property |
I would go right when they open. There is no harm in going early and enjoying a few more songs. What you don't want to is to have to do is to get there and be in a hurry the whole time and not be able to enjoy it...
Lucia N
7 October 2017|
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Response from 7DAL7 | Reviewed this property |
Ellen's Stardust Diner have a website and I believe you can book on line for groups. The website is helpful.
Lucia N
7 October 2017|
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Response from Terje M | Reviewed this property |
I dont think so, but call them and check We just met up an got a table
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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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
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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