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Cipriani Dolci

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89 E 42ND St, New York City, NY 10017-5503 (Vanderbuilt and Park Ave)
(212) 973-0999
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Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Location, location, location. This is a very good restaurant in a fantastic location which is inside Grand Central Station. We were seated at the balcony (we asked for it at the time of booking) which was amazing to enjoy the view of this beautiful station and watch people passing by. The food was authentic Italian and very delicious (well, they... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So we tried to visit the Campbell Apartments but that didn't work out, you can see my other review. So right around the corner was Cipriani and we thought why not. We were seated right away. Our drink orders came very quickly, even though the place was packed. The drinks were excellent. Try the manhattan on the rocks (it was... More 

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Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey
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40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Sunday brunch there Location was great Loved looking over Grand Central Station Food was excellent and plenty Staff was very attentive

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London, England
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go to NYC every year and I always visit this bar in Grand Central, though I'm not really sure it deserves my business. The location is second to none and I adore being in the beautiful building but the food and drink is expensive (perhaps understandably), and the staff I can honestly say are among the most miserable I... More 

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Thank sciencechicky
Bristol, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a meeting in NYC having only a couple of hours to spend in the city. It was picked as Grand Central Station which could not be more central. For a business lunch venue it was fine. The food was pleasant and served quickly, the setting was great if a little noisy at times. My only disappointment was how... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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469 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Very loud, too loud for a restaurant. I felt myself screaming across the table I think i lost my voice the next day.

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Thank LAFAMILLEG11231
Brussels, Belgium
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

This place is always great in a visit - the restaurant style has changed to an eatery. The waiters were good - and really not great, more station style - we were expecting more.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Perfect location looking down at grand central station. Very friendly staff & the cocktails were perfect. We ordered a couple of bar bites & they were just perfect. Quite pricey but lovely.

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Thank 80ellie
Fairmont,WV
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016

Good restaurant in a great location in Grand Central Station. Waiter was very knowledgeable of all items on the menu and perfectly attentive. Gnocchi w Gorgonzola cheese was good with a Pinot. Wife had a delicious Eggplant Parmesan and excellent Cosmopolitan drinks. Of course, the view of the station is amazing and worth drinks here for that alone. The only... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

One of my fave places to eat - as a treat - when I am lucky enough to be in New York. I LOVE the baked spaghetti with ham. it's one of their signature dishes - and I simply can't resist it. Add to that views over Grand Central - it's just fab.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $80
Cuisine
Italian, Soups, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 E 42ND St, New York City, NY 10017-5503
    (Vanderbuilt and Park Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Metro-North Subway 4,5,6 and 7 trains
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: (212) 973-0999

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