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Cafe Zaiya

18 E 41st St, Frnt C, New York City, NY 10017-6222
+1 212-779-0600
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good54%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bento box” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
“black sesame” (5 reviews)
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Japanese, Cafe
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LOCATION
18 E 41st St, Frnt C, New York City, NY 10017-6222
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Here is a place in midtown where you can get all sorts of food for lunch or whatever. Laid out fir you in nice containers. Also they fill cream puffs with fabulous cream filling that is wonderful. Fun place that is hectic lunch hour and...More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is Japanese specialty ice cream place on 41st street Newyork. The green tea cake is delicious. We had two ice creams,Sesame/Green and chocolate. The sesame/ Green ice cream is very tasty. Don't miss it.

Thank gsraju2k
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Went there for sweet treat and it was all worth it. I tried Macha and seasme swirl ice cream. Price and taste both were right.

Thank Kaurk87
Reviewed 11 May 2017

I've been seeing pictures of the black sesame and matcha swirl on instagram for the longest time, hence why I had this place bookmarked for quite a while now. Luckily enough though, on our way to the NY Public Library (Schwarzman bldg) from Grand Central,...More

Thank Iulia G
Reviewed 2 March 2017

So excited to have found this place not to far from work! Finally having again Matcha and Black Sesame ice cream. I love the ability to mix the two flavors. A little seating area allowed us to enjoy the ice cream sitting down while outside...More

Thank leffertslady
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This place is amazing - amazing prices, amazing location. It is a Japanese bakery and they also have an assortment of hot foods. Mostly small things, each priced around $3. They also have some boxed lunches and sushi rolls available. Some favorites are steamed pork...More

Thank ceylanbaris
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Walking around Fifth and down the various streets. We saw window ad for the softie ice cream in black sesame or green tea. Only option was black sesame. On the cone or cup were only options. $4.25 was pricey but the serving was generous enough...More

Thank HNLDiner
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong, we love kinokuya bookstore unfortunately, it's cafe partner has insufficient seats for true customer. We spend $40 worth of pastries, the manager is so incompetent. He couldn't nor try to resolve this issue. It just a lounge for people to do...More

Thank Cesar T
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

My friend and came for the soft serve ice cream. The black sesame flavor was delicious, but we've taste more fragrant green tea at other places. We picked up some Onogiri, seaweed wrapped Japanese rice balls and they were tasty. A friend who works in...More

Thank Marie B
Reviewed 4 March 2016

I had the sesame green tea ice cream and dh indulged his weakness for a cream puff... Both excellent, will be back to try different treats.

Thank marystonge48
Nearby
Midtown
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 E 41st St, Frnt C, New York City, NY 10017-6222
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-779-0600
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