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Theatre Row Diner

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424 W 42nd St, Dyer Avenue & 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036-6809
+1 212-426-6000
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“pancakes” (18 reviews)
“frittata” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
424 W 42nd St, Dyer Avenue & 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036-6809
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This diner is always busy, so the food is fresh. The menu is quite large, with daily specials. We had the chicken franchese , which was very generous and excellent. Took home half of it. Service was polite and efficient. We didn't have to wait...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This diner is less than a block from the theater that has Be More Chill and it has Monte Cristo on the menu. This made it the best choice for dinner before the show. They make theirs as an open-faced sandwich, but it was still...More

Thank Greg G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I live two blocks from this diner and sometimes have breakfast there although I much prefer Westway Diner, two blocks away, Today I ordered a short stack of pancakes (two as opposed to three pancakes), bacon and an iced tea. The server acknowledged I only...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at a place near 42nd and 10th and were looking for a good home style breakfast without breaking the bank, this is it! Large freshly prepared breakfast for a decent price and a diner quality feeling! I had eggs over medium exactly like...More

Thank Melenie1022
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Went with another couple for after show snack. Restaurant was empty. After reviewing menu, was told about $3.50 "sharing" charge. I had Greek salad. Small amount of Feta cheese was of the poorest quality. My friend ordered a large chocolate chip cookie. It was terrible....More

Thank ggarberlaw
Reviewed July 10, 2018

I arrived early in the morning and was concerned at the lack of customers in the diner. After being greeted by a friendly waitress I got my breakfast and was very happy with it. Everything seemed fresh and well prepared. The place seemed to start...More

Thank Rufusleaky
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Since it is our first time in NYC we decided to try a bunch of different diners. This one fell so far from the mark it can’t even be be counted. I ordered scrambled eggs and my husband ordered the huevos rancheros. The eggs were...More

Thank MTClarity
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I found this place on a recent business trip while I was looking for an early breakfast. It was near my hotel near Times Square and was easy to find. I was greeted as soon as I walked in the door and immediately shown to...More

Thank BeaconTraveler
Reviewed June 24, 2018

We had the set menu salas or soup starter and the we had a delicious crispy half fried chicken, very tasty and you can have a glass of house wine for free, excellent value. Goid attentive service, surrounding are more like a restaurant than a...More

Thank terryhammond8834
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We went three times over a weekend stay. Swift service, very high quality omelettes. As a tourist looking for the real American Breakfast diner we found exactly what we were looking for. Not cheap but good value $20 each inc tip

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Stuart L
January 5, 2017|
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Response from Dan D | Reviewed this property |
I'm unsure about breakfast. We had lunch and dinner only but it was very good. I highly recommend the cheese cake. It is some of the best I've ever had.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
6:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 424 W 42nd St, Dyer Avenue & 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10036-6809
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-426-6000
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