We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Monika's Cafe Bar

€€ - €€€, Cafe, Mediterranean
3290 36th St, Astoria, NY 11106-1151
+1 718-204-5273
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
yesterday
“Casual cafe near Museum of Moving IMage”
2 weeks ago
“Wonderful neighborhood gem right across from the Kaufman Studios and Museum of moving images ”
Open Now
07:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3290 36th St, Astoria, NY 11106-1151
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (18)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Good place for a salad and cafe food. Pleasant. Nice to sit outside. Near to a number of Astoria attractions. We'd go again.

Thank JimL_RedMaps
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I were looking for a new place in Astoria and saw the reviews of this place and decided to give it a try. We were not disappointed. We sat outside, as it was a beautiful day, and had a leisurely brunch. We...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to Monika's for brunch, dinner and drinks and had a great experience each time. As someone with many food allergies they're always very accommodating and use the freshest ingredients. I love the fact that their orange juice is truly fresh squeezed. Very...More

Thank LexieShmoney
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Was there on Saturday for a brunch with friends. Apparently food was good but we all felt non so good for the rest of day. We had water, octopus, fried calamari and chicken wrap. Really bad feeling and hard digestion of the foo, in particular...More

Thank Giacomo V
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

I keep coming back here for more than 10 years! Comfortable with fresh organic food always treats you with a smile! Great to seat outside also

Thank Ellopia
Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

Monika's is an old favorite. This place is so cute and has outdoor seating. I usually get the mozzarella sandwich, which I LOVE, but this time I ordered the butternut squash salad. YUM. So fresh and tasty. Perfect for a summer afternoon. The frozen lemonade...More

Thank Dmahoneynyc
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We were visiting our young friends in Jackson Heights, and all five of us (including our friends' three year old boy) drove to this place in Astoria. They found a seat for us inside in no time and the food and drink were fine. My...More

Thank annbury
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Spent the morning looking at the Mad Men exhibit and wondered what would Don Draper do for lunch? We figured he would have a drink and a light lunch so we made our way to the Cafe Bar around the corner. They offer a large...More

Thank RoadMaven
Reviewed 10 January 2014

I've come here a few times with friends for brunch. Their huevos rancheros are tasty and my fiance raves about any dish here that includes smoked salmon. Their service is good. I had a mix up once with my order but they were appologetic and...More

Thank the-green-eyed-kri
Reviewed 5 August 2013

A very pleasant and relaxed establishment with nice indoor and outdoor seating. Prices are reasonable and every item was delicious. The (complimentary) Table Water bottle is wonderful. This is the place to go when you want a casual but well served informal meal.

Thank DRPNYC
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Tacuba Mexican Cantina
88 reviews
.22 km away
The Astor Room
50 reviews
.19 km away
Cevabdzinica Sarajevo
16 reviews
.16 km away
Mar's
28 reviews
.12 km away
Nearby Attractions
Museum of the Moving Image
514 reviews
.22 km away
New York City 4 All
135 reviews
1.20 km away
Travel Tour
9 reviews
.91 km away
Astoria Brewhouse
8 reviews
1.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Monika's Cafe Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:00 - 23:00
Saturday
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3290 36th St, Astoria, NY 11106-1151
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-204-5273
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing