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47-02 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City, NY 11101
718-729-7708
Today
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat - Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 7
    Very good
  • 1
    Average
  • 0
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  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Salads and Paninis

Communitea is a nice change of pace from the regular deli’s that line Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City. They offer healthy and unique sandwich and salad alternatives to those who prefer a not-so-traditional breakfast or lunch. But while the place has been in existence for some time now, they... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 17, 2014
Ronald R
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Astoria, New York
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Astoria, New York
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Communitea is a nice change of pace from the regular deli’s that line Vernon Boulevard in Long Island City. They offer healthy and unique sandwich and salad alternatives to those who prefer a not-so-traditional breakfast or lunch. But while the place has been in existence for some time now, they do not accept credit of any kind and is strictly... More 

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Long Island City
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I have gone here since the day 1 but then it dropped off my radar because my daily routines changed. Went back with family last Sunday. Everything was much better than I remembered and the menu has expanded enormously. So as the tirle says - glad I went back.

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New York City, New York
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Found reviews of this place online and decided to give it a try since it's so close to where I'm currently staying. Loved it! It's a good size and the menu is extensive yet affordable! The music gave off a nice and relaxed vibe on the rainy Saturday afternoon I went. Will go back for sure

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London
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259 reviews 259 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Great little find, wholesome food, friendly service. Seats were full of people using the free wifi. Relaxed and warm atmosphere.

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Ozark, Missouri
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This was a super find about five minutes from our hotel. One morning I picked up pastries and coffee; another we ate at Communitea where we had oatmeal, fruit, and a bagel. Very good coffee, a relaxed place, and super employees.

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London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

If you are in the neighbourhood try this place. We loved it. Friendly staff and tasty food. Breakfast burrito was nice.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Great place for breakfast or if you're just having a coffee and cake moment. On entering it is very warm and welcoming, staff are friendly and music is bluesy/soulful/chilled out. Many people taking advantage of the free Wifi. Lots of teas available which I didn't find anywhere else in NYC! Very tasty Paninis & sandwiches with a good selection of... More 

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Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013 via mobile

Nice people, good food and drinks, excellent value for money. A must for people who are looking for special experience

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Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Looks old and drab from the outside, but the food and the service makes up for it. It's just a good place to grab a bite in the neighbourhood.

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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Great standard in LIC for a quick (or not so quick) coffee and some free wifi... Staff is always friendly and welcoming, and the crowd is decidedly local. Plenty of people working on screenplays, resume's, or just surfing the web. Also a great spot to sit and catch up with a friend. Sandwiches and panini's are great as well, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47-02 Vernon Blvd., Long Island City, NY 11101
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: 718-729-7708

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 7:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?