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Morning Star Cafe

949 2nd Ave, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10022-7781
+1 212-588-1050
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good49%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“morning star” (21 reviews)
“pancakes” (33 reviews)
“home fries” (14 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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949 2nd Ave, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10022-7781
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second visit in 18 months and we had to queue outside for about 10 mins as it was so busy. Food was great again but I felt rushed to get out. This was fine as the cafe is clearly very popular but some staff don't...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 easily found satisfying breakfast meals on the menu while vacationing in NYC. We wanted to eat here again the next day, but the place was packed; no open seats. Go early.

Thank Keith P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It looks like an NYC diner but the food was very good and there was lots of it. I had flounder piccata that came with a very nice, generous salad, vegetable and potato. There was so much fish it needed its own platter! All for...More

Thank Dan834
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here in 2009 and had a really good toasted muffin. So tried it again when I was back in the area at the beginning of March 2018 and it wasn’t the same. Service was ok, kinda slow, charge you for every coke. Needs updated....More

Thank BradleyRi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a tourist in New York City, my friend and I were searching for a cosy American diner to have a nice breakfast in and came across this place due to it's close proximity to our hotel and the fact that it had reasonably good...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We made our second visit here as we were once again staying nearby at the Hilton Garden on 52nd. It wasn't as good as I remembered, but part of the problem was our server. He wasn't as attentive as his co-worker who was working the...More

Thank BerlinG-ParisF
Reviewed 14 March 2018

This was close to our hotel and the food and service were so good we went for breakfast twice. We both had corned beef hash and eggs which were great, very tasty and decent portions. I also tried pancakes with bacon, sausage & maple syrup...More

Thank Sue O
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Great service, great food, did not wait long for food, reasonable price. Cannot complain and would go again for breakfast!

Thank CoupleWhoTravels17
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

A real American diner! Wonderful place, very friendly stuff, funny, helpful and polite! The food is amazing, very big portion and very tasteful. A must!

Thank Jutta T
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Fast friendly service and good food. A wide variety of healthy and not so healthy breakfast options.

Thank Gemma D
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Response from Bob C | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry no idea! It was certainly very well run but didn't notice who was running it all.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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: 949 2nd Ave, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10022-7781
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-588-1050
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