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Court Square Diner

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4530 23rd St, Long Island City, NY 11101-4726
+1 718-392-1222
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12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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Spearfish, South Dakota
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had breakfast one day and desserts another. The breakfast potatoes are excellent and serving sizes are very generous. The desserts are sooo good as are the egg creams! The wait staff are very friendly and attentive, coffee and water always being refilled, checking frequently that we are okay.

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Thank Alice F
London
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Staying in lic hotel 2 blocks away. This restaurant is brilliant the food is tasty and hot. The staff are friendly and helpful. We carry on using court square till we go home.

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Thank saffron531
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely place and good "simple" food. Portions are big. Only one thing bothered us that inside the restaurant was freezing cold. Maybe its a local manner to eat with your jacket on (other customers had their winter jackets on) that we didn't know about.

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Thank Jenni K
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109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here twice only because it was convenient to where we were staying. The first time service was ok but I didn't care for the chicken parm sandwich but the disco fries were good and then the second time around the disco fries were not good but my grilled cheese was good so I guess it depends on who... More 

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Thank italiangrl71
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here recently on a trip to New York (although we stayed in LIC). We had just arrived after an 18 hour travel from the UK and we're very happy with our experience! Service was fast and professional. The menu is very varied and had lots of choice. The cakes and pastries look mouthwatering as you walk in! We had... More 

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Thank MyIslandGirl95
Kolding, Denmark
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome place and the service is excellent, and the food is plenty Its just across the metro, and is a place your must TRY. !!!!!!?

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Thank Haldefanden
Hua Hin, Thailand
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a late breakfast one day so can't speak to the whole menu, but what I had was very good. Sat at the counter so got a good look at what was served. Some really good looking sandwiches past by. Noted a lot a take away orders so the locals must like it.

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Thank gary m
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned from NYC and we were staying close to here. We popped in for food and it was great.. staff were really friendly and the food was great

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Thank craig n
Queens, New York
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

I've been here a few times for breakfast. For a diner it's great. The one thing that reduces my visits is the coffee. I need a good cup in the AM and you will not get one here.

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Thank christophermsmyth
East Ayrshire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

We had breakfast here a couple of times while staying at a nearby hotel. It's located right beside the subway, so ideal for onward travel into Manhattan. It was marvellous for us, as visitors from overseas, to experience such an authentic diner with its chrome, 50s-60s style fittings. The service was always very friendly and efficient and the food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Monday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4530 23rd St, Long Island City, NY 11101-4726
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-392-1222
Description
Ignore all the photos on their website. The place was updated to a wonderful diner motif about a year ago. It didn't change the food, however, which has always been "very good restaurant" quality.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?