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Momofuku Milk Bar

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251 E 13th St, New York City, NY 10003-5646
347.577.9504 ext 4
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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New York City, New York
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Such good sugary treats. Get the truffles and the crack pie. They are both extremely sweet and delicious. Cool place.

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Thank bphisher
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got a birthday cake for a friend here - it was obviously the best cake! I found out about this place from some cookies I got at Madison Square Garden. Can't wait for another reason to celebrate so I can get a cake here!

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Thank Michael R
Orlando, Florida
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So happy that we made it out to Momofuku Milk Bar before we left! I got the fruity cereal milk soft serve. Tasted like the milk left behind when you eat fruit loops! I'm definitely returning for more!

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Thank Andrea A
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely go there for a nice milk shake or a cookie. Really great! Just found this place by chance and will definitely go back there.

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Thank Mercutio1980
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot say crack pie enough. I even went to their crack-pie-making class at their main bakery and that was FUN. Cookies are delicious, too.

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Thank cherryhillnyc
Orlando, Florida
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friends told me about this amazing place and made me promise to go! I took my niece and sister for breakfast ice cream. They are still talking about it! What a fun concept and a great memory!

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Thank Katrina G
Boston, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Got there around 3pm on Saturday and the line wasn't long, about 10 people in line. The Cereal Milk Soft Serve is very good and worth the hype. Must try!

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Thank Belle L
London, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

I have had my Momofuki Milk Bar book for years and have been patiently waiting to come here! The first night we tried to come the line was about 30 people deep and I had a food baby the size of a watermelon and couldn't do anything but keep walking. I waited patiently for 2 days and made my way... More 

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Thank Nicole K
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016

Happened upon this place walking in NYC. Of course, I had to try their famous Cereal Milk soft serve with crunch. First, for a place that serves FUN food (and destination food at that), the staff seemed underwhelmed. The ice cream texture was good, but the flavor...not so much. It DID taste like cereal milk...and I guess I don't like... More 

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Thank LoneStarTravelGirl
East Islip, New York
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6 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Was a little disappointed waited on line only to find out it was more of a store front and they were out of the cookie I wanted. But everyone else seemed to enjoy what they got.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Meals
Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 E 13th St, New York City, NY 10003-5646
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighborhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: 347.577.9504 ext 4

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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