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French Roast Cafe Uptown

2340 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-3202
+1 212-799-1533
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“brunch” (16 reviews)
“french roast” (35 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Cafe, French, European
$$ - $$$
2340 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-3202
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We often went late at night for a bottle of wine and something light - excellent value and service; one of our favourite places!

Thank John F
Reviewed 1 week ago

By far one of my all time favorite restaurants in NYC! It is like stepping into a bistro in a tiny French village. The food is beyond delicious! And don't forget to get a cafe au lait!

Thank Hj M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped at the French Roast Café on Broadway several weeks ago and had a fairly good breakfast. The sauce on the Eggs Benedict curdled a bit, however, spoiling the look but not the taste. Service was fast and very friendly, and cleanliness appeared to...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lunch there with a perfect waiter Melissa who was REALLY nice and friendly with us. I can recommend the roque monsieur and tarting. The service perfect and it's opened 24 hours

Thank tbuxco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had a dinner date with two old friends, was looking for a place on the Upper West Side, and knew that French Roast would be perfect. We had a delicious meal (I had the salade Niçoise, which was spectacular), but more importantly, we had...More

Thank LadiesVoices
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Visiting family, and decided to stop here for lunch yesterday. I loved everything! Nice staff, cleanliness and the food was superb. So...came again today. And had the dinner special- softshell crabs with mango relish, manific! Highly recommended for salads, chicken sandwich, pizzete food is of...More

Thank Aviv T
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a great time at French Roast. We had great drinks, yummy breads, and the atmosphere was very appealing. The food was good, but we were a bit disappointed by the Moule Frite and Steak Frites. The "frites" were limp and not what we...More

Thank lbeller1
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Pleasant dining room with a distinctly Euro ambiance. Had the caesar salad and organic chicken. Both were tasty. Staff was friendly.

Thank Don M
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

So the cassoulet was very French - more meat less beans than the poor Frenchman's dish The wine was good & fairly priced It is noisy but not overwhelmingly so I will return - may be my near home French but another (with less good...More

Thank Vincent B
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Our group (two families of four) ate here at the recommendation of a friend who lives on the block. Thoroughly enjoyed the Eggs Benedict, pancakes and Brioche French Toast. Slight hiccup in service on one order, but it was corrected. Would eat here again and...More

Thank UNC-MBA-98
Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the
Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a
quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of
downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the
city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the
American Museum of Natural History, which has been
welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for
over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2340 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-3202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-799-1533
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