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Olympic Diner - CLOSED

807 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7418
+1 212-956-3230
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Mar 30, 2017
“possible price scam and average food”
Jun 27, 2015
“Excellent for breakfast and dinner - Although now closed :(”
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
807 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7418
Neighborhood: Midtown
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Reviewed July 17, 2011

My wife and I just arrived in NYC, and it was late (midnight) and needed something close to our hotel. We saw the diner sign and walked in. Fast service but the food was not good...at all....my meatloaf, well, I am not even sure if...More

Thank AlishasHubby
Reviewed June 28, 2011

Who wants to pay $20 a plate for breakfast? You won't have to here! Went recently on our vacation to NY, and found this little gem just down from our hotel one morning. What a great breakfast! Coffee, eggs, pancakes.. everything was excellent. Fast and...More

Thank Trudy28
Reviewed June 12, 2011

Quick service and reasonable prices make this a place I will come to whenever in NYC. Close to Times Square without tourist pricing. Eggs were perfect and potatoes had onions and peppers mixed in!

Thank BigMac17
Reviewed May 12, 2011

I eat in here everytime I travel to NYC. Its so cheap and the food is fantastic. Eggs benedict every time :) id recommend eating here than on times sq. The staff are so friendly, greek i think. Make you feel welcome but always rushing...More

Thank chrisdm2312
Reviewed April 12, 2011

Ate breakfast here while staying across the street at the Hilton Garden Inn. Fast service, hot delicious food, good value. Even my picky-eater loved the fluffy pancakes! A true NYC diner experience.

Thank jendon
Reviewed December 26, 2010

This is the place where to get 'diner experience'. Cheap, simple food, you are served by old men who seemed to be originally italian. Very inexpensive choice, not those fancy place what you have on this neighbourhood.

Thank Tejaask
Reviewed June 27, 2010

Made it a point to go back here because I ate breakfast there twice on a previous trip. The food just wasn't that good this time - nothing bad, but I'm sure there are better places in New York, especially in that area near Restaurant...More

Thank katrinabrain
Reviewed June 27, 2010

I was surprised to discover that corned beef sandwiches are hard to find in NYC these days, so was extra pleased to find it on the menu here. And what a menu! You can catch a great meal here for a reasonable price. It's low...More

Thank easytraveling
Reviewed June 18, 2013
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Thank Evelyne44
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit - spectacular skyscrapers
like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$8 - $20
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7418
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-956-3230
  • E-mail