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Good Enough to Eat

520 Columbus Ave, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10024 (Manhattan)
212-579-3194
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Ranked #1,183 of 11,666 Restaurants in New York City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $30
Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Bakery
Neighborhood:
Upper West Side
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: 85th
Transit: Trains B & C (86 Street Stop) are a block away
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Los Angeles
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Great food and very friendly staff! It's very close to Central Park and you can walk off your meal in minutes. Nice street views of NYC too.

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Visited for breakfast on day 1 of our trip. Busy suggested good. Not so. We had to prompt for coffee refills, scrambled eggs overdone, bacon overdone. And the worst of it - each time one server went past me he bumped me. Not once did he acknowledge this or apologise. There's better across the road at Jackson Holde.

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Lafayette, California, United States
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104 reviews 104 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

We waited twenty minutes to be seated and a half hour for our food to arrive, but it was pretty good! Here's what we had: Cafe Au Lait: Average Provençal Omelette: Average Homemade French Toast with real Maple Syrup: Exellent! Biscuits with Strawberry Butter: Excellent! Total price for two: $35. Overall we'll give it a Very Good, but I'm not... More

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Haverford, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The food was fantastic- fresh, flavorful. The double thick smoked bacon was a stand out in the BLT omelet and they serve delicious organic French Roast coffee. We only tried breakfast but the quality was exceptional and very reasonable for NYC

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Cary, North Carolina
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I picked this restaurant based on the TripAdvisor reviews for a Sunday breakfast before heading the the Natural History Museum. Frankly, I don't know how it's gotten such good ones because we had a terrible experience from start to finish. We arrived right before 9am, and the restaurant was only about 1/2 full. We walked up to the hostess stand,... More

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Iasi, Romania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We went there 2 mornings to have breakfast. It was amazing. The second time we had to wait in line to be seated for about 40 minutes but it was worth it

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Westerville, Ohio
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Good Enough to Eat - that about sums it up. The food was good but not great. Our party of 4 waited about 15-20 minutes on a Saturday morning - really not too bad for a beautiful day on the Upper West Side. We had heard good things about this restaurant and were looking forward to a better than average... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We can confirm the good reviews. if you are looking for a hearty breakfast this is pretty good. Country ambience... with plenty of variety on the menu. Service was good. Be careful on Sundays... the line is around the block!

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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I think this place is overrated, you'll have to wait in a big line to have some breakfast. The breakfast itself is okay, but not amazing. Ambiance is okay.

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Stillwater, MN
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We got there on the early side on a beautiful Sunday morning, so we got a table outside. Decent service, good food, nice way to start our NYC vacation! By the time we left, there was a long line, so it is clearly a popular place.

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Additional Information about Good Enough to Eat

Address: 520 Columbus Ave, Frnt A, New York City, NY 10024
Phone Number: 212-579-3194
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 30
Cuisine: American, Bakery

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