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Tick Tock Diner

481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809
+1 212-268-8444
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good39%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (259 reviews)
“french toast” (38 reviews)
“burgers” (61 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called here on our first morning in NYC for breakfast as we were staying right next door in the Wyndham New Yorker. They have a wide ranging menu for breakfast, with decent sized portions. Service was great as well, very attentive and friendly. I...More

Thank Dave S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there as the place was recommended by a friend. Very friendly staff, reasonable NYC pricing, great burgers. We will visit again.

Thank Greg_ireland56
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food & great service at a reasonable price too. The staff were exceptionally good. The Texas omelette was delicious. Very quick with the coffee refills too.

Thank BexW1984
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just standard. It didnt blow mi mind nor it wasnt really bad. It runs on quantity instead of quality though.

Thank phouska
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at the New Yorker at least 6 times and always eat at the tick tock.. good service and great food and excellent portions.

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were located at The New Yorker Hotel and at the ground floor level in the corner was situated Tick Tock Diner. This offered breakfast, lunch and dinner all the year round. The atmosphere inside is great, the staff are very friendly and in general...More

Thank Gaetano A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service here was what one might expect from a diner - nothing special. Our tour group stayed at the hotel where this diner is located so some of our meals were included. We ate one dinner and two breakfasts at the restaurant...More

Thank ECO1995
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry to hear that your meals were not to your satisfaction. We really appreciate your feedback and hope you do give us a chance to make it right in the near future!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really good french toast and huge portions to start your day. Loads of tables but service was good and fast.

Thank SummerSuunn
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback! Glad to hear that our service was to your satisfaction. Looking forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good enough but during peak hours, it tends to be very busy that they often neglect customer service,

Thank Harlene S
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

Hi Harlene, Thank you for you review. I'm sorry to hear that our service was a little under par due to our peak hours. We recommend trying to visit our diner during quieter times. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love finding new diners to try but this was a little under average, sadly. Though the service was pretty good, the food was not. We went for dinner, it was just greasy and food seemed stale. Maybe we went on a bad night but...More

Thank jk8690
Management response:Responded 3 weeks ago

I'm sorry to hear about your less than satisfactory experience. We really appreciate your feedback and hope you do give us another chance in the near future.

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Andrew C
September 6, 2017|
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Response from Peter Mc 67 | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, the scrambled eggs & bacon was delicious
Andrew C
September 6, 2017|
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Response from CTTraveler1234 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast 24 hrs a day
April 4, 2017|
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Response from Robert V | Reviewed this property |
It's a big diner, we never needed any reservations, and there was never a wait for a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 481 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10001-1809
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Chelsea
  • Neighborhood: Chelsea
  • Phone Number: +1 212-268-8444
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