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Le Pain Quotidien

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121 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1202
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“quiche” (4 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, Soups, European
$$ - $$$
121 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1202
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Reviewed December 16, 2016

Stopped in on a Sunday at 11 am. The food was really good but the service was so slow I wondered if it was the kitchen or the server. My quiche was lukewarm at best so I wonder if it had been sitting waiting to...More

Thank xcone
Reviewed December 6, 2016

We were able to get some good New York breads to take back to South Carolina. We cannot get many of the good New York deli type breads.

Thank johnrabee
Reviewed December 4, 2016

All organic, very healthy foods offered here. All the employees seemed to want to make sure we were enjoying our meals.

Thank Peg T
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

The worst service in NY. Bad attitude of the waiter We where sitting for an hour and we had to call the waiter several times and still had a bad attitude Food was delicious

Thank Elisa1255
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Bread is awesome, jams are very good. You can feel good about overindulging a little here. Very fresh, will be back and try lunch.

Thank Ms_CeCe50
Reviewed October 12, 2016

We stumbled on this place and were so pleased as it is not touristy. place . a good choice of fine breads, salads, breakfasts, sandwiches with a touch of European style. The food is wholesome, the waiters prompt and the prices fair. Great Coffees and...More

Thank Myrna90
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

I simply love having breakfast there. Wonderful bread, jams and preserves. Not to mention the exquisite chocolate spreads! Yummy.

Thank Georgia C
Reviewed April 6, 2016

We had a pleasant enough light lunch, of fresh soup and sandwich, washed down with a refreshing pomegranate and lemon seltzer. and followed by earl grey tea and a carrot muffin. As we were after lunchtime rush (I imagine), our choice of baked goods was...More

Thank Wisewoman65
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

Had breakfast here. The oatmeal with banana, walnuts and maple syrup was great. The petit dejeuner was expensive for basically a croissant and 4 slices of bread. The coffee was cold. This sounds quite negative, but the food was actually very good. A great change...More

Thank mhairesa
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Within walking distance of many hotels. We discovered this place by accident and returned several times while on our visit to NYC. Delicious hot coffee and other beverages. Yummy pastries and appetizers. Communal tables which was a bit awkward at first but you get used...More

Thank Teri B
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like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's paradise where you can find every kind of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 121 W 50th St, New York City, NY 10020-1202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
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