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Tick Tock Diner

481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809
+1 212-268-8444
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (259 reviews)
“french toast” (38 reviews)
“burgers” (61 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809
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1 - 10 of 2,548 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The food was OK-ish (but I cannot see how my "Asian" salad had anything Asian about it!!), the wine was accepted by the ladies, but the beer selection is awful - just run-of-the-mill plastic mainline brews, with nothing notable. Why no decent beers? The US...More

Thank ExpatPlanters
Reviewed 3 days ago

Keep walking if you're looking for a quiet place on 34th & Eighth Avenue. This is a noisy, raucous place at meal times. That said, there are plenty of booths (my favorite seating) and a fun if not particularly healthful menu at this diner. Yet...More

Thank Susannah111
Reviewed 5 days ago

We came to this diner based on a recommendation from a family member of one of the group we were travelling with. Despite it being mid afternoon we all opted for pancakes, crepes or waffles with chicken. The food was fairly standard but nothing special,...More

Thank William J
Reviewed 1 week ago

As we were staying in the New Yorker hotel which this "Diner" is located in, we had a light breakfast here for 2 of the mornings we were at the hotel. Food was Ok and as stated not too badly priced considering where the diner...More

Thank Anita37
Reviewed 1 week ago

Much of your experience here will depend on which waiter you happen to get - most are well-seasoned New York time-servers in the diner business and they don't have much inclination for pleasantries! One guy wasn't too bad but another in particular, who served me...More

1  Thank SisPerth
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had breakfast here 4 times during my stay at The New Yorker. The food is fast, the service is really good and the food is pretty good. Price is reasonably.. not super cheap but portion size is pretty good. I would definitely return.

Thank atseashore
teddy d, Manager at Tick Tock Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So happy to hear that we are your go-to spot and that you enjoyed your meals each and every time you've visited. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Legendary restaurant in the building of the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel. Really good burgers, served fast and OK portions.

Thank Gunnar_Oslo
teddy d, Manager at Tick Tock Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the review! Glad that you enjoyed our burgers! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a quick breakfast. Initial meet, greet and seat slow (absent AWOL staff) but thereafter table service was prompt. Menu is somewhat over the top but what you actually get is simply good food at a good old fashioned American Diner price. Not...More

Thank DoctorFeelgoodDorset
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Part of the New Yorker hotel open 24 hrs. Breakfast for was good, but had to ask 3 times for a coffee refill. Unheard of in NY to even have to ask. Service was iffy – I think are server had a problem on his...More

Thank Diskdr
teddy d, Manager at Tick Tock Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Sorry to hear that your service was less than satisfactory. We will ensure that this is not an issue in the future. Hopefully you will consider joining us for breakfast again soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at attached Hotel (New Yorker) went in for a late night snack. Menu looked awesome had quick service and food was very tasty. Breakfast menu looked awesome.

Thank Michael B
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Andrew C
7 September 2017|
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Response from Peter Mc 67 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, the scrambled eggs & bacon was delicious
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Andrew C
7 September 2017|
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Response from CTTraveler1234 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast 24 hrs a day
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Anne1958
4 April 2017|
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Response from Robert V | Reviewed this property |
It's a big diner, we never needed any reservations, and there was never a wait for a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighbourhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-268-8444
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