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MacarOn Cafe

161 W 36th St, New York City, NY 10018-6904
+1 212-564-3525
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“macaroons” (59 reviews)
“cookies” (6 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 19:00All hours
Cafe, French
€€ - €€€
161 W 36th St, New York City, NY 10018-6904
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

While staying at The Moxy Hotel in NYC, I awoke to find the MacarOn Cafe directly across the street. The case was filled with macarons of many intriguing flavors from passion fruit to wedding cake almond, and more. I couldn't help myself to try a...More

Thank Charmaine H
Reviewed 25 August 2017

As with all things in the states, the macarons here are bigger than their European counterparts! I have to say though they are really rather good. They don't look the most promising as they don't have the trademark "sheen" on the shells that usually signifies...More

Thank awforsyth
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Those looking for macarons with not be disappointed at the MacarOn Cafe - there are dozens of choices of the popular French cookie. But there is a lot more to be had at this spot. A good variety of salads and sandwiches can be had,...More

Thank lupaglupa
Reviewed 7 April 2017

I never really tried macaroons before and when my friend wanted to go, I figured hey might as well try one. I tried the peanut butter macaroon and it was so, so good! I LOVED IT. They had countless flavors to try from....not terribly priced...More

Thank Sammi M
Reviewed 2 February 2017

and this place has them. tons of choices. great coffee and even super good salads and sandwiches for a quick lunch. also since they moved into the bigger space, its a great casual spot for a lunch

Thank Gma0917
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Best in the city. So many flavors its crazy, and all delish! Great spot for lunch too. really good salads, killer coffee, and good music. if you are in the area, its a must check out.

Thank Greg A
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Last year, I stumbled upon this wonderful macaron bakery while exploring NY City on foot, and I STILL fondly think of it as my FAVORITE maker of macarons. I tried 6, and they were perfect...just perfect.

Thank Tina G
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Having torn ourselves away from the Deep South, we were in need of vegetables (well essentially anything that wasn't fried, really), and called in here on the off chance when we were shopping. They do have a great selection of macarons, but we were really...More

Thank TanyaC158
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Visited with friends, place looks nice, good ambiance... We tried 6-7flavors, and can tell you we were lucky with 3-4 of them. Filling was good, that is not the problem but the shell was really hard and difficult to eat on multiple flavors.. Suspect they...More

Thank thalamus00
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I got a box of 12 of these as a gift. They were delish. The flavors and consistency of the cookie was spot on. Loved the coconut and peanut butter & jelly.

Thank Wandering_Freee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 W 36th St, New York City, NY 10018-6904
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-564-3525
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