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The Path Cafe

West Village
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131 Christopher St, New York City, NY 10014-2842
+1 212-243-1311
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Villanueva de la Canada, Spain
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a place to take two soups and the result is more than perfect!!! I am recommending this place again

Stavanger, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2015 via mobile

Great food at very reasonable prices in a mellow, unpretentious, laid back setting with great service and music.

Thank Terry_James_Thorpe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2015

Friendly staff and attentive service, VERY good and filling food. After having breakfast here we skipped lunch as we were so full! The Breakfast Platter was perfect with buttery toast, crispy bacon, a wonderful sausage patty and delicious potato/onion hash. The eggs had perfectly runny yolks, and the OJ was wonderfully fresh. Cannot recommend this place enough, especially for the... More 

Thank Emily B
Lake George
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2015

On the endless search for small unassuming Diners and coffee shops in the city, that don't have music blasting, or charge absurd prices for dreary-fancy food, I was delighted to find the Path Café steps to the East of the Christopher St. Path station. It seems as though this place has been here since the '60's but in fact has... More 

Thank paulieinBrooklyn
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2014 via mobile

Came for quick breakfast. Had an incredible omelet. Wonderful fresh squeeze OJ. Very comfy and Definitely want to continue visiting this place for breakfast and also lunch. the sandwiches are also really yummy.

Thank Sienna S
Padua, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

Good sandwiches and salads at good prices. We found it casually. An easy place but friendly staff. To remember visiting Greenwich

Thank Maurizio B
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2014

I was staying in Jersey City and using the PATH to get to Manhattan, this place is right beside one of the stations. I had a great breakfast - banana pancakes that were freshly made and service that was friendly. They were a bit rushed preparing lots of take out orders but that dis not mean any huge delay.

Thank DougReid
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2014

We called in to use the restroom and stayed for a couple of drinks. Decor is fairly basic but there was an open mike night on with some great singers so was enjoyable. Barman was from Ireland and was very friendly. We were only in the area as we were going to an event in Hudson River Park. If you're... More 

Thank DeeJayDee
Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

Wanted a relaxed evening and ended up at Path. Good beer selection and very friendly staff. They have live music every night, free wifi and a good selection of food. A nice place to chill out

Thank Freiro
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2014

Perfectly located next to path station which makes it easy to reach, they now also offer online orders at their official website (just Google "The path Cafe NY"). One of my favorite and will always be...

Thank Andy George S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 Christopher St, New York City, NY 10014-2842
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > West Village
  • Neighborhood: West Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-1311

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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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West Village
Stretching from Sixth Avenue to the Hudson River, the West Village is one of the city’s most coveted addresses. Full of trendy shops, historic taverns, and cozy restaurants set amid 19th century architecture, this neighborhood has a unique old-world feel. You won’t find a more picturesque location in Manhattan. Without the traditional city grid layout, it’s easy to get lost here, but that’s part of the fun as you stroll down elegant narrow streets with beautiful brownstones. When you need a break, you can always stop in at one of the many quaint eateries or cafes to soak in the atmosphere, or head to the western edge of the neighborhood to enjoy magnificent waterfront views while taking a leisurely walk in Hudson River Park.
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