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Tick Tock Diner

481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809 (Garment District)
212-268-8444
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Ranked #1,354 of 11,378 restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Diner
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Garment District
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7 reviews 7 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014 NEW

Only ate there once, the food was ok, Typical American Diner , not much of a menu. Served up a nice cup of tea

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 NEW

We are visiting New York City for the first time and wanted an authentic diner experience and got recommended this diner. Very close to Madison Square Garden and Macy's. The restaurant area seemed clean enough until I visited the restroom which was disgusting. It sort of set my mindset there and then. The kids wanted drinks which weren't available and... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Very fast and efficient staff, food large portions variety, cheese in omelette not grated but slice processed cheese

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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

The food was good. The service, however was horrible. The server brought 2 servings of toast, our meals did not come with toast. The pasta comes with soup or salad and our waiter decided that it was not included even though clearly stated on the menu and confirmed by the manager. Don't bother complaining, the manager has absolutely no reaction.... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

The food was ok, no better but no worse. However it was very expensive for what it was - $40 plus tip for a burger, a vegetarian humous dish a diet coke and strawberry milkshake. The service was friendly however, the diner was not the cleanest and also needed refurbishment, for example the chairs had rips in them. The restrooms... More

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The diner was very clean and the food was great. It was nice to visit an authentic diner in New York. The staff were great and the service brilliant. My boys loved it. Would definitely return!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

If you're staying nearby, I can't imagine there is anywhere better to go for a good value breakfast/brunch/lunch! The benefits include a great selection of American diner style food with continuous coffee top ups. The staff are friendly, there's something on the menu for everyone and it has a relaxed feel about the place. We went back two mornings and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Ate here a few times, food was ok, service was ok to. Can be a little like a greasy spoon at times. Breakfast was the better meal for me!

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Bradford, West Yorkshire, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

The food was of high quality and averagely priced for NYC. Breakfast staff were happier and friendlier than the night staff.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Being attatched to the New Yorker hotel it was an easy option for breakfast, dinner or even a snack and all at reasonable prices! Great food, great design of the place and I warn you, the cake counter is tempting and oh so good!

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