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Scotty's Diner

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336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
+1 212-986-1520
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (123 reviews)
“potatoes” (48 reviews)
“home fries” (18 reviews)
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12:00 AM - 11:59 PMAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
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Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Scotty's is a 24 hour diner that has an extensive menu. They also serve breakfast all day. We went at night time for a quick bite having just arrived in New York. We had good service and although it won't be the best food you've...More

Thank David28macfarlane
Reviewed December 6, 2016

but Scotty's was a gem. If you love diner food, you must visit Scotty's for breakfast and dessert. Their cakes were delicious as was their milkshake. Breakfast was equally tasty - we all ordered omelets. Huge portions, reasonable prices.

Thank DayTravels
Reviewed December 3, 2016

Tried this diner as it was close to the hotel we stayed in. Busy, rushed and under average are words that come to mind for bordering on rude service, half decent food, sticky tables and grotty toilets. Best give this one a miss.

Thank Dellywooo
Reviewed December 3, 2016

I usually go to my favorite diner (Comfort Diner) but thought I would give this one a try. I ordered a chicken salad on toast and my son ordered the waffles with fruit. The chicken salad was decent and my son said his waffles were...More

Thank Lucky69
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here. Average diner. Lovely staff, food is fine. Not bad, not amazing. Very big portions will fill you up.

Thank Luke W
Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Went there on our first night in Manhattan. The 4,5 recommended sign by TripAdvisor helped as well. Unfortunately, nothing special. Both burger and chicken sandwich were dismantled (salads and tomato as sides), taste your average home cooking. Fries over cooked in very old oil. Maybe...More

1  Thank Joona S
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Loved Scottys diner, busy but soon seated. Lovely choice of brekkie obviously a pancake stack ... quickly seen to and food arrived promptly. Fairly reasonable prices compared to come diners. Great place for brunch which will see you through until well into afternoon. Delicious

1  Thank Jo H
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We ate at some really expensive places during our stay in NYC, but by far the best food (and most reasonable) was at Scotty's Diner! We had breakfast here three mornings during our stay (it was that good!) The French toast was amazing and a...More

Thank Michelle P
Reviewed November 30, 2016

We ate here on several occasions during our stay, its great for Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch and Dinner, so much choice. Great service, everything cooked freshly and so much choice. A great slice of New York!!!

Thank Mark A
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Went here for breakfast during my trip to NYC in November 2016. Breakfast was so good we went back during our stay in the city. Can definitely recommend the pancakes, they were fab. Staff are friendly and service is great. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank A5H85
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
About a 10 minute walk so depends on whether you're happy to walk that far for breakfast!
August 6, 2015|
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Response from rabboyce | Reviewed this property |
about 5 mins from grand central station
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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: 336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-986-1520
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