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Raffles Bistro

511 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10017
+1 212-223-6785
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good33%
  • Average26%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
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“home fries” (5 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (10 reviews)
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
€€ - €€€
511 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10017
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited the bistro whilst staying in New York, both times the food very good, first time we went we got a free glass of wine from a guy standing outside the bistro, which was a.nice touch, food was very nice steak and salad, chicken...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very conveniently adjoined the Lexington hotel it as a nice selection of breakfast items but a bit pricey. Can be very busy with business people rushing about in the morning. We didn't dine here any other time except breakfast but always looked busy. On our...More

Thank sugarandspice72
Reviewed 1 week ago

The manager and staff were super-friendly. The food variety caters to all tastes. The food was delicious

Thank Hoshy5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were simply walking by and the menu enticed us in. From the second we sat we were taken care of. Almost every wait staff that walked by made sure all was ok. Including the manager. We had wedge salad and Chicken Maldonado. Everything was...More

Thank chris m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast 2 times at Raffles. As you are walking in the door, you are offered a discount coupon. Clean, efficient and great food.

Thank MVO1989
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly service, decent food, busy spot with a pretty good selection of standard American foods. The prices seem about right for the area and the surroundings. Not a place where you want to go have a relaxing dining experience.

Thank JDavid69
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was pouring down rain when we were on our way back to the Residence Inn located next to the Lexington... it was the first place we found. We had cheese burgers and fries for dinner. It was average food. They did have live jazz...More

Thank Arkansastraveler74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Meh, decent place for lunch. Had the pastrami sandwich and soup. Ice tea. Good service and decent atmosphere.

Thank icktuz
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Attached to Lexington Hotel, this cafe offers great breakfast, lunch and dinner on you way to:from sightseeing or business meetings. Friendly staff and tasty food make this a convenient and popular place.

Thank djangoGibsons
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Looks a nice place but the menu wasn’t particularly exciting. Awful service - my wife had finished her meal before mine arrived. We complained and were given 2 free drinks which was ok by me. The food itself was pretty uninspiring We wouldn’t go again.

Thank WalterSoftee
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10017
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-223-6785
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