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Cafe Europa - 5th Ave.

545 5th Ave (Bet 44th and 45th), New York City, NY 10036-7504 (Manhattan)
(212) 398-0084
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Ranked #4,158 of 11,623 restaurants in New York City
Price range: $5 - $10
Cuisines: American, Sandwiches
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Adelaide, Australia
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

New York is a melting pot for people from the Americas, Asia and every race one can or cannot think of. It would be challenging to meet everyone's need in food and beverage. The Cafe Europa is a lovely cafe that caters for all taste. I enjoy the variety of cakes that I had at this cafe.

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YYC
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

Really enjoyed the food. Good service and the price was very reasonable. Great place to grab a bite and enjoy the food. Fully recommend the food. A must in NYC.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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77 reviews 77 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Europa Café has many options for breakfast, lunch and dinner. I visited 2x on my trip to NYC in June, 2013. I visited the "Make your Own" salad buffet. Basically you pick out the lettuce type in a bowl from a refridgerator case, take it to the person behind the "fixings station" and tell them what to load up on... More

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Park Ridge, New Jersey
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I work just down the block from this place. I eat here at least once a month, usually about 5 times a month, sometimes much more. There are many delis/cafes like this one in the area and much of their clientele are people like me who work in the local offices. They also have a high amount of tourists as... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Went for breakfast, Memorial weekend.Lovely atmosphere - relaxed. Good service, Good Quality food. Staff very polite and attentive. Felt like we could take our time, not always so in NYC.

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MN
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84 reviews 84 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013 via mobile

Since it's Restaurant Week in NYC, I had been hoping to try a taste of Gordon Ramsay's cafe in The London (54th Ave, NYC), but sadly, they were completely booked. With a change of plans to leave the area sooner, I grabbed a quick bite at Cafe Europa. I believe this is a chain, but it was speedy and quite... More

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New York City, New York
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133 reviews 133 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Nothing special about these places. They have average food for more than average prices. Sometimes I go in to just get a cookie when I need my cookie fix.

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North Berwick, Maine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

The great reviews for this cafe must have been made by people who didn't ask the price of an item before they bought it! I did, and met the only 2 rude people we met in NY in the week we were there--the cashier and manager. I can't comment on the food as I walked out before buying anything.

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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012 via mobile

Great place for inexpensive but good food. We had two zesto sandwiches and a slice of pepperoni pizza and it all came up to $25 with drinks, especially the sandwiches tasted really fresh. Much enjoyed!

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Chicago, Illinois
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107 reviews 107 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2012 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a salesperson at the Orvis across the street. There were a lot of choices: salads, soup, pizza, etc. We had the thin crust cheese pizza which was quite good. The cookie cupcake, however, was a dry disappointment especially for $5. There was a hard-working busboy who impressed us very much by moving around... More

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