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Big Daddy's

) #509 of 9,272 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ American,
239 Park Ave South, New York City, NY 10003-1403
+1 212-477-1500
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“tater tots” (32 reviews)
“burger” (48 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
239 Park Ave South, New York City, NY 10003-1403
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Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

We visited twice while in NYC and cannot fault the food or the service. However, I would like to draw attention to what I can only say was a sneaky trick, on our last day in NYC we all six went for a meal, so...More

Thank Saint123456
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

Thank you for dining with us twice while in NYC. We are truly sorry to hear a good experience was ruined. We promise we are looking into this to ensure the server is dealt with and that something like this does not happen again. We...More

Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Real American Shakes, burgers and pancakes. This is my third time here, with different company - so, will I return=yes.

Thank thomas w
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

We are so happy to have had you back for a third time! We are glad you enjoyed the Big Daddy's experience and are looking forward to having you back!

Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch Great burgers great music great service and good value a classic American diner well worth a lunchtime visit.

Thank Gordon J
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2016

Thank you for dining at Big Daddy's! We are glad you enjoyed some great burgers and music for lunch! We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed April 10, 2016

My daughter and I were wandering around Union Square on a Sunday afternoon and we decided to give Big Daddy's a try. It was already 1:30 pm and we were getting pretty hungry. But there was a line and the host was taking names for...More

Thank photobella
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2016

We are sorry you and your daughter experienced that long of a wait for a table. We are truly disappointed to hear about the service you received during your visit. We hope that you will give us a chance to make it up to you...More

Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

I came here with my family. We have 2 little boys. So we came around 2 pm. We were in the mood for breakfast and we were able to get just that. We had to wait a couple of minutes even though we had a...More

Thank Neris S
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2016

We're glad you and your two little boys decided to stop by! We love serving families at Big Daddy's! We are glad we were able to help you with your breakfast craving at 2pm! If the small location was a problem for you, we suggest...More

Reviewed April 6, 2016

I found out about Big Daddy's through a Google search looking for someone with Gluten Free Pancakes whilst I was in New York. Once we worked out where it was (union square on subway) we set off from our hotel and managed to find it...More

1  Thank Kerrie W
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2016

We are glad we were able to accommodate your allergy. We believe that everyone should be able to eat whatever they want (or as close to it as possible!) and we couldnt be happier to hear your feedback. We are also glad you experienced great...More

Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Happened to pass by without knowing anything about this place, and decided to give it a try - and gotta say: Was not disaapointed. The food was great ( and huge portions on top ) at prices that made us think we were back in...More

Thank bastian87
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2016

We are glad you decided to stop in without knowing what you were getting yourself into! We love to serve new customers and appreciate their feedback! We are glad you enjoyed the food, portions sizes, prices, and music! We love so send our customers home...More

Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Loved this place. Ate here several times. Breakfast was great.. big plateful and reasonably priced for NYC. always lots of people in and sometimes queued to be seated. Lots of old stuff on the walls and shelves to keep you occupied whilst your food arrives....More

Thank julie f
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2016

Thank you for stopping in, we love having you! We are glad you enjoy our huge portions and fun decor! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed March 27, 2016

I visited Big Daddy's recently for breakfast with my partner. First impressions were very good, quirky decor, friendly staff and an extensive menu! I was quite disappointed however with the prices. I know it's New York, but for a diner I would expect better value...More

Thank Nikki B
Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here Got the Birthday Cake Shake it was brilliant loved that it even came with a candle! Portions are very generous and prices are good Our waitress was very friendly would reccomend this place

Thank Victoria G
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2016

Thank you for dining at Big Daddy's! We are glad you decided to stop by! We are happy to hear you experienced great service and loved you birthday cake shake! Thank you for your feedback, and we look forward to serving you again soon!

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LuisaKirchhof
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Response from BarbiYell | Reviewed this property |
Big Daddy's is a 50's style diner where you can get burgers, mac 'n cheese, pancakes, milkshakes, eggs, etc. all day and night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 Park Ave South, New York City, NY 10003-1403
    (Between 19th and 20th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q & L trains to Union Square/14th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighborhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-477-1500
  • E-mail
Description
It's always a party at Big Daddy's! Big tasty burgers, frosty shakes and totally awesome tater tots! We are a casual, fun, cool, hip, groovy, super delicious place to get a meal or a cocktail that is always sure to hit the spot. Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night munchies! It's always cool and hip with Big Daddy's!
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