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The Red Flame Diner

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67 W 44th St, This diner is being confused with "The Flame Diner" on 893 9th Avenue, New York City, NY 10036-6613
+1 212-869-3965
4:00 am - 3:59 am
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Sun - Sat 4:00 am - 3:59 am
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720 reviews
440 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Very good breakfast experience in a packed down to earth NY diner. Good selection, with lots of typical entrees. Good service as well.

Thank yogiacomo
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had breakfast here a few times food is average but quick and service is good.place is always packed.

Thank Threadersmal
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in the diner because it was close to our hotel. Server was horrible. Drinks stayed empty almost the entire lunch - we had to ask for refills with the server passing by. My ham and cheese was minus the ham. Cheese was not melted on the potato skins. Sorry we stopped in

Thank Angela M
Manchester, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here after a looooooong day walking around Manhattan. It was our first diner experience. It was average to be honest. My food was average, my partners slightly better. I can see the appeal, it's quick and cheap. Filled a hole but wouldn't return. Staff were all nice.

Thank a_dutz
Sunnyside, New York
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242 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyed our breakfast here. We came here on the way to Rockefeller after parking the car on the street few blocks away. Our waitress, Amanda, was very good. Seems like a lot of tourists come here too because it's in the heart of the city and a place to eat. We came here on weekend so a lot more tourists... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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170 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a good option if you are in the times square area as it is just a few blocks away and you know it will be good food at a reasonable price. We had lunch and it was quite good. Should have gone there for breakfast the day we had oatmeal, orange juice and coffee at the Algonquin for... More 

Thank OkobojiChick
Maxdorf, Germany
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

it looks like a classic american diner, if you are inside you could forget that you are in NY with it's stylish shops and restaurants ;-) Matter of taste but i like it! The food is good, the staff is very friendly and FAST! And the best is that the prices are really good for NY conditions.

Thank Ronny R
Vilnius, Lithuania
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a greek style diner in a very good location in Manhattan that offers a wide variety of Greek and American cuisine. We never encountered a line and the food is quite good. Our waitress, Dimitra, has worked here for 16 years and is a top notch waitress, making the experience that much better. And she is bilingual (Greek).... More 

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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Simples. Spent ages in a queue but worth it. Good sign if people are willing to wait for the food. Great service as it's foreign but local new york. Great food but bad coffee

Thank SuperKeen846
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Red Flame Diner has always been a convent choice for breakfast because it resides on the same block as the hotel I stay in when I'm in NY. I began going to the restaurant about 8 years ago. I used to really enjoy breakfast there. The eggs were always fresh and the food looked appetizing. In the 8 years... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 am - 3:59 am
4:00 am - 3:59 am
4:00 am - 3:59 am
4:00 am - 3:59 am
4:00 am - 3:59 am
4:00 am - 3:59 am
4:00 am - 3:59 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67 W 44th St, This diner is being confused with "The Flame Diner" on 893 9th Avenue, New York City, NY 10036-6613
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-869-3965

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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