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cafeteria

119 7th Avenue New York, New York City, NY 10010 (Chelsea)
212.414.1717
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Ranked #1,527 of 11,583 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $10 - $40
Cuisines: American, Coffee Shop, Diner, Californian
Neighborhood:
Chelsea
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Between 17th and 18th Streets
Transit: 1 train to 18th Street, and A, C, E, F, L, 2 & 3 trains to 14th Street
Description: CAFETERIA offer's a nostalgically familiar, yet cutting edge twist on American comfort cuisine. With our expertise in food, fashion and music, we assure that all of your senses will be satisfied! We invite you to experience our famous signature dishes like the Meatloaf, Fried Chicken and Waffles, our world renowned Mac and Cheese, Mac Attack, Lemon Ricotta Pancakes and more. Our hand crafted seasonal and organic cocktails are second to none; including everything from the Aloe Citrus Martini, to carafes of Cactus Pear Champagne Mojitos. Open for you around the clock, CAFETERIA is where anyone and everyone flock for Breakfast served until 5 PM, decadent Brunches, Blue Plate Specials, addictive Desserts and Late Night cravings. The outdoor cafe is a must in the warmer months and our Lounge is the perfect setting for any event. Join us for a taste of affordable luxury that can be enjoyed with family and friends.
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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

Whilst staying in an apartment in Chelsea on holiday we went to this restaurant for breakfast. We both wanted pancakes for breakfast and we came to the right place. I had ricotta pancakes and my friend the dollar pancakes with berries both plates were yummy. We found the service very good and were served with a friendly attitude and a... More

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New York City, New York
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

I've been coming to cafeteria for the last six years. The first two years have been great without any problems but after that it's been going downhill to where I only go once every couple of months. The food is over cooked 1/4 of the time and the service is horrible 1/2 the time especially if you go during the... More

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NYC
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365 reviews 365 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

This place really tears me up inside because it has such potential to be a great sopt to come regularly. Their menu is loaded with delicious snacks and plates. We got the mac and cheese sampler, short ribs, burger, and a few desserts. The food was pretty good but the service is down right awful. Not only is there always... More

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Ste marie de Kent NB
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We really enjoyed our breakfast at this spot, it was a bit pricy but the food was good and the atmosphere was lots of fun. The daily pastries are a treat and my daughter and I shared the steak and eggs

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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108 reviews 108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

My son and I ate here for dinner one night and sat outside. Our waiter was very attentive. My son had the chicken and waffles and I had the grilled lamb burger. Mine was excellent and my son enjoyed his but the chicken (either a half or quarter) had a lot of dark meat but whatever. Cocktails were good and... More

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NY
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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Had the Kale Salad with Walnuts and Parmesean Cheese - was very Yummy - Opted for Eggs and Bacon for Lunch - Very Good! My daughter had the Spring Roll Mac and Cheese (was amazinf) and the truffle Mac and Cheese, she said it was amazing. the had the nutella Hot Chocolate - that was pretty good too. I want... More

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
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41 reviews 41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Hands down my new favorite dinner/drinks spot in NYC. The experience starts right from walking in the door, Doug, the host, was personable and friendly. We got sat in the lounge downstairs and had more room then we needed and we weren't complaining about it. The chairs in the restaurant above are a bit squished together. Our server John was... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

The food was great as well as the music. I was dancing and eating at the same time. The service was good as well. You were supposed to have a reservation but they allowed us to sit anyways without a reservation.

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New Jersey
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163 reviews 163 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Convenient to the Rubin Museum, a very quiet place. So Cafeteria's noise level came as almost a shock. Outside you get the roar of the subway under 7th Avenue and the heavy traffic sounds and smells. Inside it's all flat surfaces and totally cacaphonous. Too bad, because the menu's interesting and the food's pretty good. Went with three friends. I... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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44 reviews 44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This place proved to be one of those rare treats where the food tastes even better than it sounds on the menu. I'm vegetarian and wasn't too impressed with the veggie selection which was basically salad, mace and cheese or, yawn, yet another veggie burger. I opted for the veggie burger on a multigrain bun and it was probably the... More

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Additional Information about cafeteria

Address: 119 7th Avenue New York, New York City, NY 10010
Phone Number: 212.414.1717
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
Cuisine: American, Coffee Shop, Diner, Californian

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