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Murray Hill Diner

222 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4604
+1 212-686-6667
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (21 reviews)
“home fries” (6 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
222 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4604
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1 - 10 of 383 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

The food was good the service friendly and it was just down from the hotel. We only ate breakfast there and enjoyed the French toast, pancakes and the sausage links are over sized.

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were delighted to discover this diner a short walk from our hotel. It is just how you imagine a diner to be. The menu has a great selection, it's great value and the staff all delightful. Also it has a 'local' feel with not...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a find !!! Great breakfast stop. Good service, lovely food and cracking value for money. Would definitely head back here when we visit NYC again. More basic than the likes of Brooklyn Diner but still great.

Thank John L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

fantastic place with great food.. We were served very quickly and everything tasted great.. the waffles are especially good!

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking to a quick inexpensive breakfast spot and came across Murray Hill Diner. We were seated and served quickly. Hit the spot for a solid base for the day. I would come back again. Just ordered eggs, bacon and toast, nothing fancy.. just...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to try a local restaurant near our hotel. We chose this very retro (80s decor), but I found the food to be meh, mediocre, sub par and a bit pricey. The staff was nice, but the food just wasn't great. My son ordered...More

Thank LadyWanderLust
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Murray Hill Diner is a great breakfast option. It's well located a block from the 6-train 33rd Street subway station. The menu is extensive and the prices cheap. Portions are huge, typical for a diner. Brunch is available on the weekends starting at 11 am....More

Thank striker1064
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this wonderful diner on our first expediction out very friendly and helpful staff. The food was to die for so hard to decide what to have found the short stack breakfast kept us going till mid afternoon.Went in for afternoon tea and cake...More

1  Thank sandraread65
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We found this diner on trip advisor on our first morning in new York, very busy place but service is top notch and the breakfast is plentiful, filled us right up to dinner time, I loved the pancakes, sausages eggs and coffee, it was so...More

1  Thank starry19840
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Found this place on our first morning in New York via trip advisor & ended up returning for breakfast every morning of our trip! The food & (bottomless) coffee were great, particularly the pancakes! We liked that this place was visited by locals and tourists...More

1  Thank Charlotte T
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23 March 2015|
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Response from Graham R | Reviewed this property |
Great place for breakfast or lunch. Short stack of pancakes, bacon, maple syrup, corned beef hash and coffee around $12. Great value!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4604
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-686-6667
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