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Premier Cafe

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856 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-5204
+1 212-757-4477
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“sandwiches” (41 reviews)
“cheesecake” (33 reviews)
“pancakes” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
856 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-5204
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Open early doors until late , Premier cafe was opposite our hotel and we used it most for breakfast and for coffee to take to our rooms. Well run Cafe , great-tea & Latte

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right on the corner of 7th and 52nd, they serve breakfast, lunch and dinner. Killer Pastrami sandwich! Breakfast pancake with fresh strawberry was delicious, too. There is the second floor to sit and eat.

Thank jl34747
Reviewed March 15, 2018

This was our go to for breakfast as it was across the street from the hotel. The Bagels and Pastries were wonderful. They also have hot breakfasts including bacon/eggs/potatoes and pancakes. Lunch items include sandwiches and items from the grill. Very reasonable prices for New...More

Thank Glenda A
Reviewed March 13, 2018

Best danishes, coffee, even remembered what i like in my coffee, ( this place offers soy and silk milk) had breakfast there, ham and cheese croissant, delicious coffee delicious glazed donuts delicious for lunch we had a chicken fajita wrap and a tuna wrap delicious...More

Thank neelymalloy
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Our regular place for breakfast in Manhattan. Nice and very rapid service with all those mexican cooks. Very nice first floor room for everybody, ecery thing very efficient.

Thank Giampaolo B
Reviewed March 2, 2018

Close to hotel so called in for coffee and cake - I had the cannoli which I found rather heavy and not what I expected. Nevertheless a busy popular place with good service,

Thank shark939
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Delicious pastries and other sweets. We sampled a few different things and each was more delicious than the last! There are a few tables on the main floor, but there is a lot more seating upstairs.

Thank SLWS1
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Had eggs/bacon on a bagel breakfast sandwiches twice. Crowded, but service was friendly. Big selection of desserts on view - only had a creme brule which was very good!

Thank mg_williams
Reviewed December 6, 2017

We stopped in for a quick lunch and found the selection of drink options incredible. And then we turned to making a food selection and again had many options. We asked for suggestions and the counter server pointed out several selections based on our questions....More

1  Thank Barry M
Reviewed November 26, 2017

Premier Cafe is a good place for a quick, hearty breakfast. The service is surprisingly friendly. Food is made fresh. Seating is tight.

Thank Paul D
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Gillian S
March 9, 2016|
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Response from Doug F | Reviewed this property |
We are native New Yorkers and we still buy take-out and go to Central Park to eat the food and people watch. It is one of our favorite activities to do in the middle of the day. The Premier Cafe might be wheel chair... More
June 7, 2015|
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Response from duncmon | Reviewed this property |
According to the website, menu pages, they are open from 6 am until 2 am. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 856 7th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-5204
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-757-4477
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