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424 Amsterdam Ave, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10024-5857 (Manhattan)
212-595-7000
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Ranked #2,828 of 11,595 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $0 - $10
Hours:
Sun 10:30 am - 10:45 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 10:45 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: American, Caribbean, Cuban, Latin
Neighborhood:
Upper West Side
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English first
New York City, New York
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Went here yesterday & had a great meal as always! I used to go here for lunch after class or brunch with friends.. I recommend the Steak sandwich, with garlic sauce & this spicy orange sauce they have there. Your breath won't make it easy to kiss afterwards but totally worth it! And the prices are very reasonable. I also... More

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Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Too bad we did not find this restaurant until our last day in NYC. Son and Husband had the cuban sandwich. It has been my husband's quest to find the perfect cuban sandwich since we lived in Florida. This restaurant ranks #1 for him. I had the Mofongo or Machuquillo without the pork cracklings, to say it was fabulous would... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I just loved this place. The food is really tasty and it has a good price. Lots of Latin flavors. The staff is really friendly and this is a great place to visit if you are Latin and is a bit home sick.

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Benalmadena, Spain
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88 reviews 88 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We were looking for coffee and tired of the same old outdoor cafes that now seem all the same and you don't always get great coffee. There it was... and in we went. Dos cafe con leche! Perfecto! It brought back memories of the 70's and 80's when we'd go to the corner store and grab a cafe con leche... More

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Norwalk, Connecticut
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97 reviews 97 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Walked upon Cafe Con Leche while searching for a Lunch place. I ordered the rotisserie chicken. I asked for white meat. They only serve it as dark meat. Really? So in a haste, I ordered a Beef burrito. The $10 burrito was a bit above average. The beans and rice were above average. I would go back an just order... More

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Cranford, New Jersey
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51 reviews 51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Went here for dinner and drink on a Friday. We were able to get a seat outside with Diego as our waiter. He was great, food was fabulous, and the cocktails were delicious. However, my only complaint is the wine I had was horrible. I had 3 different reds...and they were all bad. Just stick to the margaritas and you'll... More

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Salisbury
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

Carlos the waiter so friendly and helpful. Makes great (complimentary) Mamajuana! We went for an evening drink on a hot day. Sat outside. But the food looked so fresh and delicious we stayed for dinner and weren't disappointed. I don't know anything about Dominican food but thus was terrific. Go. I don't think you'll be disappointed either.

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Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

First thing to know is that Happy Hour is noon to 7pm every night so that is a whopping 49 hours per week. Cocktails are $5, or as the sign helpfully explains, two for ten dollars. Not sure how much three would be. Anyway, we had two each. The coconut mojito made me wish we'd arrived before 6.30 as two... More

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Mississauga
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We were hungry after arriving late in NYC and so the hotel desk recommend "just walk over to Amsterdam and pick a restaurant". Resaurtants are side by each, we looked at 4 or 5 and then came back to Leche. mainly because although busy, there was no loud music and no line up. The Cafe is tiny, but intimate. It's... More

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New York City
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38 reviews 38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This used to be reliable spot to grab a meal. However, the last few times we visited, the quality has decreased along with portion sizes. It is a shame as they used to be a regular destination but now the spotty service and food makes this a pass for now. We would be willing to try again as the food... More

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Additional Information about Cafe Con Leche

Address: 424 Amsterdam Ave, Frnt 2, New York City, NY 10024-5857
Phone Number: 212-595-7000
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 10:45 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:45 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:45 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:45 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American, Caribbean, Cuban, Latin

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