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Jackson Diner

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72 University Pl, East 11th St., New York City, NY 10003-4540
+1 212-466-0820
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 28, 2016
“Very disappointing Indian food.”
Jan 10, 2016
“I'd Travel To Queens Just For Their Lunch Buffet”
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12:00 PM - 10:15 PM Hours
72 University Pl, East 11th St., New York City, NY 10003-4540
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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Because of the excellent Indian restaurant in Jackson Heights Queens by the same name, we decided to eat here on University Place. We were very disappointed. Not only was the food bland, but we both became sick afterward.

Thank Kathy W
Reviewed January 10, 2016

Absolutely love the Jackson Diner. The food is mouthwatering, fresh and fantastic. The lunch buffet is only a problem because eventually I can't stuff one more bite of deliciousness into my mouth. The chicken korma and the sag chana are my favorites, with a tall...More

Thank MarketsNYC
Reviewed July 6, 2015 via mobile

It's so bizarre to see a restaurant called a diner that is actually an Indian restaurant lol. When we walked by and read the menu, it wasn't what I expected! We enjoyed the standard Indian lunch buffet with all your favs: tandoori chicken, daal, naan,...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2015

A friend and I have always met at a restaurant near New York University for dinner, but when we got there, it was closed. We began looking for another place to eat and stumbled across Jackson Diner on 72 University Place. The restaurant's sign was...More

Thank EllyDresden
Reviewed November 16, 2014

This restaurant bears the same name as the flagship restaurant in jackson heights, Queens,NY The similiarity ends there. the service is terrible. the decor is mediocre. The food is laid out in the vestibule.The variety is lacking. Yet the price is same as its parent...More

Thank Pixbuff
Reviewed May 30, 2014 via mobile

Really fine creative Indian food Have only attended the all you can eat buffet & it was outstanding Lunch can be very nyu student centric but aside from that youthful din the food is monster good Bring your appetitite

Thank Sassyslide101
Reviewed May 12, 2014

Have ordered delivery from here a couple of times. The food has always been good and the delivery prompt.

Thank BizLuxTrvlr
Reviewed April 15, 2014

Delicious chicken tikka masala and garlic naan. Would highly recommend this place to anyone craving Indian food. They can alter the spice level to your taste. Service is professional, timely and in general great!

Thank Amanda S
Reviewed March 26, 2014 via mobile

Indian food very good...we liked doing lunch because we get to try a bunch of different dishes for a great price. Lots of vegetarian dishes. A must when you visit is the rice pudding. Do not leave without trying it!

Thank April A
Reviewed November 19, 2013

Love it Love it Love it!!!!! Unbeatable lunch with all variety of meals. This place have been my favorite place for lunch so far. The food, the service, the price. Just amazing! If you are in Union Square area, come by and have a lunch...More

Thank Emily P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
12:00 PM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 University Pl, East 11th St., New York City, NY 10003-4540
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighborhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-466-0820
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