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Ruby's

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Neighbourhood:
Nolita
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219 Mulberry St, New York City, NY
+1 212-925-5755
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09:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 23:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We are so happy we discovered ruby's during our soho walk around!its a must try restaurant for sure! Great menu with lots of interesting options and excellent presentation! You must try their salads and burgers (maybe the best burger we had in nyc), soooo good!prices were also reasonable compared to what you normally pay in nyc central areas. we also... More 

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Thank Ath84
Honolulu, Hawaii
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344 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Ruby's for lunch and was happy to be there. It's a small space, but the cleanliness makes it nice and cozy as well as the decor. I liked the variety of choices on the menu and the service we got this day was pleasant and friendly. They serve wine too!

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Thank Hawaiian555
Windham, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped by for a coffee....told needed to wait for a place to be set. Mentioned only wanted a coffee, but still told to wait...the place was 2/3rd empty. Finally got in to a seat. longish wait for an order. Coffee?...excellent...Welcome Vibe?...lacking

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Thank Marek M
Setubal, Portugal
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were at Ruby's on 28th October for breakfast and were quite pleased with the food and decor. But all of that changed with the male server's snob and condescendent atitude making it a very bad experience. At the end while we were leaving he even came and call us DEMANDING at least 20% tip saying it was mandatory in... More 

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Sydney
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49 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

I stopped at Ruby's because it was packed and there were a stack of people waiting to be seated. Always a good sign. It's a solid cafe: good service, good food, good atmosphere. Not great, but solid. If you're a homesick Australian you'll appreciate Vegemite on toast being on the menu.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Went there to have breakfast, they hardly had any room, which is what usually happens in these high rated restaurants. I had the breakfast sandwich and added some bacon to it. Awesome!!!

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Thank Raz W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Simply excellent. :) Would highly recommend the pancakes that are just to die for more. Would come back everyday if possible.

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Thank Andre C
Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

I had a creamy chicken pasta and it was super tasty. Staff was friendly and the atmosphere was nice. Burgers looked really good too!

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

We went to Ruby's for lunch and they were full at the time. The lady asked us to give her our mobile number and would call when the taqble became free. We went to the locar bar and 15 minutes later we were in. We all had burgers and the 2 options of sweet potato and potato fries. I had... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

A small and busy restaurant in Nolita. Went here for lunch but didn't have to wait too long for a table. We had a burger, vegetarian burger and chicken pasta and we were all very satisfied with our dishes. The burgers (both vegetarian as well as original) were among the best we tasted during our stay in N.Y (and there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 23:00
Monday
09:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 23:00
Thursday
09:30 - 23:00
Friday
09:30 - 23:00
Saturday
09:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Mulberry St, New York City, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Nolita
  • Neighbourhood: Nolita
  • Phone Number: +1 212-925-5755

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Nolita

Neighbourhood Profile
Nolita
Despite being just off of busy Houston Street, Nolita maintains a low-key vibe that makes it a pleasant retreat in the heart of lower Manhattan. Short for “North of Little Italy,” Nolita was once considered to be part of Little Italy. Today, the neighbourhood is popular with young fashionistas popping in and out of the chic independent boutiques that line Mulberry, Mott and Elizabeth Streets. In addition to shopping, there are cozy restaurants and sidewalk cafes serving everything from new-school Italian food to the world-famous cronuts. While small in size (Nolita stretches just a few blocks in each direction), it’s a great neighbourhood to spend an afternoon people watching, window-shopping, and grabbing a bite to eat.
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