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Serendipity 3

225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
+1 212-838-3531
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Overpriced and touristic. They brought us the bill after less that half an hour. The fruit sallad cost 10 dollars and was tiny. Not as positive experience for us.

Thank Maria A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived at 5, seated at 5:40, received food at 6:45. Chicken sandwich had unripe tomatoes. Sandwich was mediocre at best. No decor upstairs to look at. Frozen hot chocolate tasted like a Wendy’s frosty or icy soft serve. I don’t know why this place is...More

Thank Brian P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited here recently to experience the frozen hot chocolate and was glad we did , there is a bit of wait as it gets really busy but believe me the wait is well worth it , the food is amazing and huge portions one...More

Thank Liverpool46
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our girls loved this place! What a dream! So many tasty choices! We made reservations for lunch and had dessert afterwards of course. We had he famous frozen hot chocolate. But our fave was the sundaes. They were humongous!!! Our kids still talk about this...More

Thank Jade D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch on a Sunday and we were seated right away for a table of 4. There is only 1 stall for the women’s bathroom and the line was right near our table which was slightly irritating. Good food, huge desserts!

Thank Yokieljl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have lived in NYC for 36 years without visiting Serendipity, but family from out of state wanted to eat lunch there, so we joined them. Even though my sister-in-law had made a reservation weeks ago, they put us 6 adults at 2 tiny bistro...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here from Florida...the food was very good...the sundaes were amazing! Cliff, our waiter, great! He was friendly and attentive!

Thank Jodi B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Total tourist trap, but worth checking off the list. Cool, eclectic atmosphere, and the frozen hot chocolate is awesome. Sandwiches are ok, but I think it's one of those places where the food quality doesn't really matter. Nothing exceptional about my sandwich. Good to go...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited serendipity 3 back in September, we were told this is a must do while in New York! Well I’ve got to say, I wouldn’t of been to upset if we had missed it out! It wasn’t terrible but if you have to choose...More

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a quaint spot with some history, and our friends who visit NYC frequently wanted us to join them for frozen hot chocolate. Servings are quite large, so we shared several items--frozen hot chocolate (several flavors) and the Forbidden Broadway Sundae. Yes, the items...More

Thank Sandi B
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighborhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Response from Tammymimi | Reviewed this property |
As a customer that only visited this place once, I would be terrified to even guess at an answer! Call them and ask, this would be to dangerous to take someone's opinion or guess.
February 19, 2018|
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No dress code. Come comfortably dressed.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighborhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-838-3531
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