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Brooklyn Diner

212 W 57th St, New York City, NY 10019-3200
+1 212-977-1957
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“pastrami hash” (30 reviews)
“fried polenta” (27 reviews)
“pancakes” (132 reviews)
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American, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
212 W 57th St, New York City, NY 10019-3200
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Ate here as we wanted s breakfast when we got the menu realised we had the wrong diner. The service was not very good but two of the meals were nice. Spaghetti and meatballs was very good, the chicken Milanese was also good and huge....More

Thank 186400Caroline
Reviewed yesterday

Great place! The food was very good. We stopped for coffee and a mid morning snack. They place disco music! Don't worry the music can barely heard in the rest of the diner, but you can in the restrooms. So dance dance dance your way...More

Thank Pamela I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We made a reservation here before a broadway show with the kids because it seemed like a easy, no fail option for a quick diner dinner with kids. Waitstaff was not well trained or just overwhelmed with volume. Lots of waiting. Food was average or...More

Thank Dolphinetta
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a cold day in Midtown but the blankets kept us warm on a carriage ride through Central Park. The driver let us out near 7th Avenue. A short cold walk to the diner. I always get the best NYC chicken pot pie when...More

Thank mayerjc
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stumbled across this place by accident. The food was really good, I had a reuben sandwich and my husband had a chicken club. It was quite pricey, but the food was good quality and good size portions. The one thing that stops this review...More

Thank Georgie L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice diner, reasonably priced, we had steak and burgers, one of our party a vegetarian really enjoyed the Veggie burger. I had steak which was great but small. Ask for a table away from the door as it gets drafty. The Cheesecake is amazing, we...More

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had both Chicken pot pie and pastrami hash with pea soup and chicken noodle soup. All were excellent and large portions. The pot pie was creamy rich with a puffy pastry top crust that was my wife's best ever. My pastrami hash was made...More

1  Thank PeteysGrinnell
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great selection for a brunch. GF toast available no extra charge, and staff is knowledgeable about GF selections. Great ambiance. Recommend reservations, even for breakfast! Max per table is party of 4. Great food, service and highly recommend.

1  Thank thomasar256
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was fresh and staff were really friendly! Best meatballs I’ve ever had!! Am thinking of coming for breakfast tomorrow

Thank Hemma J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting the Downton Abbey Exhibit ,which is just next door, my mom and I ate at the Brooklyn Diner. I ordered a delicious breakfast of grilled peppers and onions served on thick toasted bread and fried egg with sausages (I was on vacation after...More

Thank John K
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Cathy B
18 September 2016|
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Response from Steven W | Reviewed this property |
No idea if they serve Thanksgiving dinner but it is only about 2-3 blocks from the Wellington.
Gillian S
9 March 2016|
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Response from John K | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I didn't use the restroom when there. I just telephoned the location closer to Central Park, and I recall a good ramp up to the door, and I was told the restroom available is large and should be wheelchair... More
Mark J
8 March 2015|
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Response from MMayKent | Reviewed this property |
I didn't realise they had rooms. I just thought it was a restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 W 57th St, New York City, NY 10019-3200
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-977-1957
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