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Abraco

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86 E 7th St, New York City, NY 10003-8440
+1 212-388-9731
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20:00 - 18:00
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Sun 09:00 - 18:00
Tue 08:00 - 18:00
Wed 20:00 - 18:00
Thu - Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Met friends in Abraco for a quick coffee. All I can say is wow. Tremendous. From the jazz music being played at 9.30am to the laptop ban....everything about this place is great.

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Thank Waynepalmer69
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This is a tiny place but so worth going out of your way, if it happens to be. I make sure to come here every time we visit NYC because it is WORTH IT and also I saw the bass player of Weezer here one time. Get the olive shortbread cookies for an interesting sweet and salty pastry and any... More 

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Thank Lauren G
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely people. Really great coffee. A small selection of perfect baked goodies - all made fresh in the open bakery at the back of their liveky (new) location. You couldn't ask for a more perfect chilled-out location in the East Village, for your first (and second) coffee of a Sunday morning.

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Thank Ronan K
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

My wife and I come here as much as possible for their perfect cappuccinos- hot and iced. We loved the old 'window' location, but the new space is awesome and feels like home. The owners and baristas are fantastic. Don't forget to get a slice of olive oil cake or frittata!

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Thank James B
Hoboken, New Jersey
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357 reviews
207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This place never disappoints. it is amazing coffee and espresso drinks. No hype, just pure excellence in quality and preparation. Limited snacks, but all of good quality such as the scones and olive cake. No seating, but has a bar (like Italy) to rest your cup and enjoy the street action. Highly recommend as the best --

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Thank StellaHobo
Pulau Ubin, Singapore
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64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

When I was travelling in New York City, I have made a point to visit the cafe Abraço which was on the list of Alon's Favourite Cafes in New York City. Alon Halevy is the author of the book The Infinite Emotions of Coffee. I ordered a cup of cafe latte. The coffee tasted good! The cafe latte went well... More 

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Thank oceanskies
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

2nd time already that I pass by this small bar. Coffee and cappuccino are excellent and pastries too (the olive cake rules!). The place is so tiny you can't even sit but it's just perfect if you are planning to go for a nice morning walk in the east village. Also the Brazilian music (the owner is a Gilberto Gil... More 

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Thank Yared B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Great coffee for a good price! Staff was super nice! I forgot my bag with some gifts for my family in the cafe and the owner ran to us to give it back. Tks so much!

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Thank Marquesvieira
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Friendly service. Excellent coffee. Superb coffee. Best coffee in the world. I was once standing at Abraco when an author who was writing a book on coffee took a sip. "Best coffee on three continents," she exclaimed at the first taste. It was then that I knew that it wasn't just because I loved the owners that I liked the... More 

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Thank Dhaval M
Milan, Italy
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Prepare to stand in line to get your cup of morning coffee- Abraço Espresso is a tiny cafè that has a small selection of pastries (strange flavors) and coffees. We were told that all of the pastries either had traces of nuts or were made with almond flour- so not the best place for those with nut allergies! Coffee was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
20:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 18:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 E 7th St, New York City, NY 10003-8440
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > East Village
  • Neighbourhood: East Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-388-9731

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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 East Village

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East Village
There’s still an independent vibe to the East Village, which offers plenty of unique small businesses catering to longtime New Yorkers and area college students alike. The East Village retains a bit of the old-time neighbourhood feel that you can still experience today thanks to a mix of locally-owned shops, cozy restaurants, and lively bars. The scale of the residential blocks makes this a wonderful place to wander up and down the streets searching for the newest hip spot, or an old-school favorite. In the center of the neighbourhood, Tompkins Square Park serves as a gathering point for the New Yorkers that call the East Village home. The people-watching here is hard to beat.
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