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Cafe Orlin

41 Saint Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10003-7947
+1 212-777-1447
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (57 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
41 Saint Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10003-7947
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having read about Café Orlin beeing the best breakfast in East Village We were eager to try it out. Unfortunately We arrived a bit early since the place opens at 0900 am. After a 45 minutes walk we were back even more hungry. We took...More

1  Thank bgk570
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Found the cafe by chance while looking for a place for dinner in the east village. It turned out to be a great choice. In addition to the food being very good, the Sangria was great. The wait staff was very helpful in explaining the...More

Thank CltHokie2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Come here after reading other reviews and left disappointed . Can confidently say the worst and rudest service from waiters ive had in any restaurants,cafe or bars across America . Asked for a table was pointed to the table with a groan. Ordered a 2nd...More

1  Thank Clin C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We were 3 friends here for brunch and had 3 different dishes and we were all happy. We sat outside on the patio enjoying the good weather and good coffee. The servings could have been a bit bigger, also the price taken into consideration, but...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Very welcoming, absolutely amazing breakfast (pumpkin pancakes and breakfast special) I've never ever had pumpkin pancakes until visiting Orlin and my god they were amazing. I was skeptical at first because I didn't want them to taste like pumpkin and they didn't they're super sweet...More

Thank sophiannes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

It could have been great but the service was terrible. The food is good, but the experience itself was bad when the waitress serves him in a terrible mood. She was not even trying to pretend she was liking or at least making an effort...More

Thank pamdani
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I have lived in New York City for 47 years, and Orlin has always been my café of choice. Yes, even after all those years of trying new places, visiting familiar ones, Orlin still continues to top my list. WHY? Food and prices. Over the...More

Thank MayLehmannNYC
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I've lived in the East Village for forty-five years and this is still my favorite brunch stop. There's a middle-Eastern flavor to the menu and all of the food is fresh, delicately cooked, and delivered by a bevy of servers who all seem to be...More

Thank phillyphil2015
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Went for Sunday brunch. The service was great. The food above average. The hummus appetizer was outstanding. It pains me when I want a refill on coffee and it is another charge. Who only wants one small cup of coffee?

Thank donna w
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Hard to go wrong at the wonderful Cafe Orlin (except if you get there too late) - food's high quality, great value for money, helpful staff and good (not great) coffee. Enjoy.

Thank Riddoch88
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catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college
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experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned
shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 02:00
08:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Saint Marks Pl, New York City, NY 10003-7947
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-777-1447
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