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Theatre Row Diner

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424 W 42nd St, Dyer Avenue & 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-426-6000
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6:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 1:00 am
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Helsinki, Finland
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

From an european point of view, they have amazing (and BIG) breakfast. We had hot oatmeal, fruitsalad and pancakes with bacon and eggs. Orange juice and coffee were included and all this fun costed only ~ 25$. Everything tasted fresh and homemade. All breakfast specials sounded tempting and were quite cheap. Would definitely go again.

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Thank nooravag
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The burger i had was really nice. Good sized en just what we needed after a lomg day of shopping. Service was ok, but could be better..

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Thank Steven E
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four are here and it was great. Waffles were amazing as was the bacon and coffee. Good services.

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Thank James K
Community of Madrid, Spain
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Awake early in NYC with jet-lag traveling solo, found this spot among the few proper diners already open at 6am. Clean and modern feel while still a familiar and friendly down-to-earth diner made the location nice to visit. Service could improve. For there being only two customers there, it was surprising to have to ask for coffee and wait a... More 

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Thank golibero
Israel
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40 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016

Conveniently located to Yotel where we stayed, this diner has standard diner fare at competitive prices. The place was clean and well lit. The single booth was a bit crowded for me and my purse and packages. The service was a bit slow, though the wait staff was friendly.The hamburger was juicy. The fries were decidedly old and dry. The... More 

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Thank judithh766
Rye, New York
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203 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

The diner is located between 9th and 10 th on 42 St which makes it in the Theatre district. The decor is well done and imaginative. Service is excellent, fast and professional. The menu offers a Brunch which was quite well done. The Mexican Frittata was exceptional. The sandwiches are also excellent. They have a well stocked bar as well.... More 

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Thank Estell S
Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Great stop for breakfast- right around the corner from our hotel. The Eggs benny and potatoes were very good too! Service was decent.

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Thank mystyqe18
Virginia
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68 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016

Having been here a few times before, on my recommendation my friend and I came for brunch. We wound up with the regular breakfast menu because alcohol couldn't be served until 10 even though the menu billed the brunch beginning at 9. Although the staff was very nice and the service was good, the food was not nearly as good... More 

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Exeter, New Hampshire
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

I can't speak of anything on their menu for lunch or dinner, but we had a wonderful breakfast here and the waitress was very nice and friendly. Potatoes were especially good and of course it's New York so there was a great bagel with lox!

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Thank StevefromExeter
Banwell, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2016

I ordered room service from Travel Inn (just down the street). Delivery was prompt and food delicious - reasonably priced too. Chef's salad was amazing, and there was enough to last me 2 days!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
6:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 W 42nd St, Dyer Avenue & 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-426-6000

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