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Cafe Sabarsky

) #39 of 439 Dessert in New York City #592 of 10,303 Places to Eat in New York City €€ - €€€ German, , Cafe
1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
+1 212-288-0665
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“spaetzle” (30 reviews)
“apple strudel” (29 reviews)
“cakes” (49 reviews)
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German, Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European
€€ - €€€
1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There always seems to be a line for Café Sabarsky, but it generally moves quickly, and is always worth the wait. Housed in the exquisite Neue Galerie (worth the price of admission and the walk up the marble staircase) this Café is as gorgeous in...More

Thank Alan I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely combination .. a tour of the Neue Galerie followed by an elegant meal at the Cafe Sabarsky where we enjoyed weinerschnitzle with potato salad and goulash with spaetzle .. a happy & delicious birthday honoring me 🎉

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the apple strudel and Black Forest cake with coffee. Wonderful selection of German desserts and food. The Black Forest cake was delicate with a hint of kirsch. The apple strudel was served with a dollop of whipped cream. Often times, apple strudel is...More

Thank Isabella M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Any time we are in the city we make sure to leave time for a memorable lunch. We always have the schnitzel with potato/cucumber and lingonberries. The desserts are sinful so we usually share. They are all good, especially with schlag! Steigel beer hubby's favorite...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After viewing the exceptional art in the attached Neue Galerie we had lunch at Cafe Sabarsky to enjoy a bit of Vienna in New York City. The elegant atmosphere in this historic building only added to the ambience. Add to that the wonderful Austrian/German cuisine...More

Thank Zorro397
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had some extra time before the Neue Galerie opened the other day and we decided to have coffees at the Café Sabarshy. It is located in one of the principal ground floor rooms of the William Starr Miller mansion on 5th Avenue. It is...More

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to wait for about 15 mins to get seated. We had coffee, while my husband had gluhwein which he thoroughly enjoyed! The sacher torte was to die for! You get the sense that you are in Europe, while sitting inside! Service was efficient!

Thank VS2211
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to Cafe Sabarsky several times over the last few years, and my most recent visit confirms the original impression I formed of an elegant looking restaurant which feels authentically as if you're sitting in a Vienna coffee house. Handsome woodwork and furnishings, the...More

Thank enroute55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to wait in line approximately 30 min on a rainy afternoon to get in, but it was worth it. My husband said it was the best Hungarian Goulash, and the best meal in New York he had on this trip. I had the...More

Thank wideworld_7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You do not have to pay the museum entrance fee to enter the Neue Galerie on 86th Street and Fifth Avenue where the Cafe Sabarsky is located. NO reservation except for evening events This is a popular place and the wait line can be sometimes...More

Thank pollytalknyc
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27 December 2014|
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Response from Mark V | Reviewed this property |
212 288 0665, call first, it is very popular, but well worth it! Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
German, Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-288-0665
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