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43 W 32nd St, (between 5th Ave & Broadway), New York City, NY 10001
(212) 290-1414
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Very clean and good food although limited selection

Very fresh bagels and choose of flavours. Good coffee and cakes. Not expensive. Staff don't have English as their first language but are very helpful

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2014
Clare F
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

Very fresh bagels and choose of flavours. Good coffee and cakes. Not expensive. Staff don't have English as their first language but are very helpful

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2011

I've dined here several times over the years. This small Koreatown coffee shop is associated with Hotel Stanford. There's a huge scaffolding in front of the building these days. They're expensive as far as coffee shops go, but if you want to treat yourself to a special experience, I would recommend this place. The decor is very modern and decorative.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2011

This bakery in a block of Korean restaurants is fabulous! They make gorgeous cakes which you will definitely want to share. Try the sweet potato cake-light, airy and unlike anything you've had before. There are also casual restaurants in this very lively multi-eatery location. Take your food upstairs and eat at the counter by the windows.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2011

My family and I were walking around Koreatown and since we were cold, we wanted to get warm drinks. When we walked in the cafe, the people were so nice and welcoming. My parents and I ordered green tea lattes and wow-the artwork was so beautiful (see photo attached) The latte was creamy and smooth that warmed me right up.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 43 W 32nd St, (between 5th Ave & Broadway), New York City, NY 10001
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: (212) 290-1414

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Midtown

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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 paradise where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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