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Europa Cafe

#1,405 of 11,280 Restaurants in New York City
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3 Times Square, (Corner of 43rd St & 7th), New York City, NY 10036
(212) 869-9830
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Coffee & Tea, Late Night

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great breakfast/lunch stop

Happened upon this place for breakfast. It was really reasonable and delicious. They had baked goods and various sandwiches as well - all looked fantastic and well priced. Will return.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

My daughters were craving pasta so we ordered their spaghetti bolognese. The portion sizes are a bit small but it does the trick. Despite so many pizza shops all over NYC we couldn't find any that also had pasta. The Italian restaurants that did have pasta were fine dining types so the Europa cafe is it for now (n.b. This... More 

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Wales, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

We popped in here for a quick snack. The staff were not that helpful and the two ladies on the till were more interested in talking to each other than serving me. The wraps we had were quite good but the egg sandwich was poor. The drinks were good. This is a busy place which is fine if you want... More 

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Mexico City, Mexico
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83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Love the Europa Cafe at times square. I always order something to go there and then sit on Times Square.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Happened upon this place for breakfast. It was really reasonable and delicious. They had baked goods and various sandwiches as well - all looked fantastic and well priced. Will return.

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Stopped in here right around the corner from my hotel for a cup of coffee one morning, great caffe latte, and good bakery. They serve breakfast and other food but this was a quick breakfast coffee stop

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

Just ok for a bite, I took the tofu bol and it was not that great, the sauce is not tasty, if you're really hungry, for a bite why not but not for a proper good meal...

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Lexington, Virginia
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We both wanted salads for lunch, wished to avoid long lines, and found this café fit our needs. You select the base greens (e.g., kale, romaine...) and specify the additions and dressing. We chose two different modes and had good results for less than $20 for two. The place is close enough to theaters, Times Square, and other happenings, so... More 

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Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Fresh, tasty and great looking food, for very cheap prices. Be warned, the wraps that are freshly made are FULL of fillings and are ideal to share. Try the chicken and roasted vegetable wrap, that was delicious!

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Medicine Hat, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

So this place is packed wall to wall. Not easy to find a seat. Very slow moving lines. The coffee is dreadful. BUT, the salad bar, the food choices, the prices and the service make it worth it. Great little place to have breakfast or lunch in the heart of Times Square.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Stopped in here for a couple of baked goods one night. Had a slice of Strawberry Cheesecake, a few cannolis, and a chocolate chip cookie. All of which did their job, they satisfied our sweet tooth, but were just ok. Great hours if you want something late, but definitely not anything I would recommend to a friend.

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Address: 3 Times Square, (Corner of 43rd St & 7th), New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: (212) 869-9830
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
Cuisine: American, Greek

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  • Address: 3 Times Square, (Corner of 43rd St & 7th), New York City, NY 10036
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: (212) 869-9830

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Greek

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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