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Westway Diner

614 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3731
+1 212-582-7661
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
614 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3731
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stumbled across this diner on the way back from the Intrepid Sea, air and space museum. What a great place for lunch. We ate at the little tables out on the sidewalk. I had the grilled chicken club with fries. It was amazing and the...More

Thank Nikita42
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were staying at the Doubletree on 40th and after a brilliant nights sleep, woke up hungry and set off to find breakfast. 5 minutes walking found us outside the Westway Diner, which looked great (traditional American diner) with tables outside where we could do...More

Thank Auriel M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The breakfast at this place was great: fluffy pancakes, delicious sausage and perfectly cooked eggs. Toast was even warm! They lost a star for an inedible spinach salad with wet, smelly spinach. Stick with breakfast foods! We lucked into getting a table with no wait...More

Thank keerstn
Reviewed 6 days ago

My family and I used this diner every morning for breakfast during our recent NYC visit. We stayed at the Intercontinental which was just round the corner so very handy. The staff were friendly and helpful, the menu was varied and the food lovely.

Thank kask
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in to Westway for dinner on a Wednesday night after taking the subway from a NY Mets game. Big menu similar to New Jersey Diners. Plenty of tables plus a small counter, where I sat. Started with delicious chicken soup followed by acorn squash...More

Thank djpick
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved it. Would come back k again and again but I have to go home... sad. Service was good and the food was excellent

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great diner discovered by my husband and I as we walked this neighbourhood. The service was very good and the menu was hearty, typical diner food. We did not realize the connection to Seinfeld until we read the commemorative plaque on the...More

Thank sazanneannne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was my one and only breakfast in NY and I wasn’t disappointed ! There is a lot of choice, but I advise you to choose a formula rather than choose a la carte, to pay less. The food was good, and the pancakes absolutely...More

Thank Marie_Rnld
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this diner after looking around for places to eat breakfast near our hotel... When we arrived we had to wait around 10mins to be seated, because the place was full and they were cleaning some tables. They had a variety of products and...More

Thank EriKuey25
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a family 3 times during the week and sampled omelettes, oatmeal, waffles and pancakes. Helpings were good sized and kept us going through the day. As we were quite a large party we did have to queue on Sunday morning, but this...More

Thank Sarah B
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22 October 2017|
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Response from colmac_1 | Reviewed this property |
Served at the table, very quick service and great food
6 June 2017|
Response from thomlynne |
Are you near the Shubert Theatre?
6 June 2017|
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Response from Philip D | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do serve alchohol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 614 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-3731
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-582-7661
Westway Diner is a dining institution in New York, NY Serving all of the best diner classics and more in a cozy diner setting, our menu has everything you could possibly want in a diner experience. Our classic diner serves up fresh, cooked-to-order meals in a familiar diner setting. Sit at our counter or a booth and let us feed you with our famous pancakes, deli sandwiches, and more. We are beloved by people of all ages and backgrounds. Our friendly and fast service is ready to bring your favorites right to your table. Featuring a classic diner menu with a New York twist and even healthy options! Eggs a dozen ways, pancakes, waffles, sandwiches galore, mains, sides, giant slices of cheesecake- you name it! Chicken and waffles, a popeye omelette made with fresh spinach, chicken, avocado, and egg whites, a short stack, fresh fries, bagels & lox,... everything is superb! Our service is friendly, attentive, and ready to bring you your favorite diner classics. Stop by any time for your favorite meal today!
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