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French Roast - Sixth Ave.

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Greenwich Village
French, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Bistro
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458 Sixth Ave., New York City, NY 10011
212-533-2233
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Brunch, Breakfast
Description: Proudly serving the West Village 24 hours a day for over 20 years.

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great find. 5 star service

One of the best late night restaurants in NY. Food varies from very good to excellent, depending on the plate (ie: The tuna Tartare, Salmon, pork chop). Flawless service!

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

We have brunch here often and occasionally dinner. The welcome is always warm as can be and the service is impeccable. French brasserie menu with classic dishes such a onion soup, salade niçoise or steak frites, with a north African touch (hummus and pita; lamb burger with Moroccan spices and harissa). Brunch is especially delicious with sweet and savory options,... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

Had brunch here with friends. The food was good and the service excellent. The Croque Monsieur is a savory taste of Paris in NYC.

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Wilmington, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

A little slice of Paris in the heart of the Village. Baguette bread, lovely champagne and the cutest little waitress, named Aynsley. Ideal for dinner, lunch or brunch. On the rotation list for must-eats in the City.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

One of the best late night restaurants in NY. Food varies from very good to excellent, depending on the plate (ie: The tuna Tartare, Salmon, pork chop). Flawless service!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

The restaurant itself is really nice and cosy, with lighting that resembles as if you were dining under candle lights and the service was really good too however the food isn't that great, in fact not good at all. I order the french roast burger and it looked nice but had no flavor at all, even the meat lacked of... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

My associate (friend) and I were walking down Sixth Avenue looking for a place to have a late morning breakfast. We decided to try this French Roast. Since it was a beautiful day we sat in their out door (sidewalk)area. I had the three eggs (over medium) with very crisp bacon and whole wheat toast. My associate had the omelette... More 

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Boston,MA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The service was much faster than I expected and their coffee was just the way I like it. Impressive decor... old Art Deco European signage. Loved this meal

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

I met and old friend for lunch and we had a lovely time. No one rushed us out, the service was terrific and the food was delicious. I like this French Roast so much better than the uptown one. It's not as crowded and it's much quieter inside. Overall, it was wonderful and I will return.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Went there for late night dinner, and was very happy with the quality of food for 2AM! Was so happy I decided to go back for brunch the next day and it was just as great. Reasonably priced too!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We came in here to have breakfast and coffee. We initially were looking for a place to sit and use the internet and French roast was ideal. The Croque Madame was very good and creamy. I really enjoyed it. I also had the carrot cake which was just ok... Internet is free and staff is very friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 458 Sixth Ave., New York City, NY 10011
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: 212-533-2233

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: French, Bar, Cafe, Pub, Bistro

Description

Proudly serving the West Village 24 hours a day for over 20 years.

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