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New York Luncheonette

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135 E 50th St, Between Lexington & 3rd Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-7504
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (79 reviews)
“potatoes” (19 reviews)
“french toast” (16 reviews)
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6:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
135 E 50th St, Between Lexington & 3rd Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-7504
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It's a diner but a really good one. Had an excellent breakfast here. I love egg sandwiches in New York--better than other places due to the availability of fresh baked rolls. The one I had here was the best anywhere. Others had omelets done perfectly....More

Thank jlmVirginia
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were not impressed with the service. It was slow and they were not busy. We got breakfast of pancakes and sausage and an egg sandwich. We sat for nearly 15 minutes before someone came over to take our order. The food was decent, but...More

Thank dispatchergurl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Husband and I were staying at the W and found this place through Trip Advisor as it's literally just around the corner! I loved it there, nice breakfast, unlimited coffee, friendly service and enough locals in to make me feel that we'd stumbled on a...More

Thank Becky-Lou77
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We actually ate at this diner twice in 4 days, the pancakes are amazing, French toast good and the obligatory free coffee top ups are a good addition.Can get busy during the week especially as it is used by a lot of people on their...More

Thank Paulamartin66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lucky find. A great little diner at reasonable prices but with great food. If you want a good meal to see you through the day then this is the place to go. In NY for 5 days and ate here three times. Staff...More

Thank nebukinezzar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really good!!! Nice people working in this place! If you are looking for waffles and pancakes this is the place to go!

Thank cmlh77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in town and you would like to try a real American Breakfast go to Luncheonette! Food is sooo good, nice people, great location. You may wait a bit to get a table but it worth

Thank Ambra S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ate here when stay at the W Hotel round the corner great quick service loved the food large portions staff friendly busy place

Thank trish1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for casual breakfast amongst a lot of hotels and trying to be upscale restaurants. Yes it’s cramped and quick, but that’s part of the charm and the food is reliably good. Been here a few times over the years and it’s always as...More

Thank roavingrover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Solid service and decent food. A little cramped but if you don’t mind it’s a good place to eat. Very much like a diner

Thank campabrok
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Bob C
November 7, 2016|
Response from Bob C |
Call ahead. Their number is in their profile.
November 7, 2016|
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Response from Bobbi G | Reviewed this property |
Regarding NY Luncheonette being open on Christmas Day, I have to admit I'm not sure. However, give them a call at (212) 838 0165 and get a quick answer. Sorry I wasn't very helpful.
February 25, 2015|
Response from Zacass | Reviewed this property |
6am-11pm - according to their profile online.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 E 50th St, Between Lexington & 3rd Avenue, New York City, NY 10022-7504
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: 212-838-0165
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