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Serendipity 3

225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
+1 212-838-3531
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“sundae” (308 reviews)
“ice cream” (199 reviews)
“banana split” (68 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here because people seem to rave about it and I wanted to see what the hype was about.. Maybe the movie or whatever but honestly I don't see what the hype is about???? Its ice cream whip cream nuts chocolate and whatnot?.. Food...More

Thank Suey0805
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we made reservations in advance because we were determined to dine in this landmark. I was pleased with the outcome. I didn't feel the prices were high, especially considering it is NYC. I was pleasantly surprised with the food, considering they specialize in desserts....More

Thank JennamurskiRN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a Friday night after 8:30. About a 25 minute wait. The frozen peanut butter hot chocolate and hot fudge sundae were amazing. Normally I️ like mint flavored ice cream, however the frozen mint hot chocolate was not very good. Out of the...More

Thank Allison A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m glad we saw this, as it was high on our list because of the film. However, it is overpriced, and pretty average. There’s only one toilet cubicle for women too, so expect a wait! The gift shop just inside the entrance is ridiculously expensive,...More

1  Thank Gemma T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

YES it is pricey.... Almost outlandish for the ice cream sundaes. BUT...if you are wanting to experience a true part of New York and you also have a passion for movies (it's been in quite a few), then you should NOT miss this place

1  Thank hoffmailman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so I had to come here on this trip! Hubby and I walked over on. Saturday afternoon. Per some review it said no reservations..... their menu has a good h number and says call for reservations!! We waited about 35 minutes and then was...More

1  Thank travelgal1994
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went today because of my daughter’s request (her birthday). The wait went from 45 minutes to more than an hour. They let us in just to wait some more. I almost walked out. Menu is over priced. We were planing on just sharing desserts (frozen...More

1  Thank Vcss1113
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped here after seeing a show at Madison Square Garden. It was around 10pm on a Wednesday night and we were seated immediately. The ambiance was great, but our frozen hot chocolate was nothing spectacular. I’m glad we went for the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i want to recommend this place. very friendly staff and good choice. thank you new york, every time is a pleasure!

Thank caccabill2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to visit because I love the film with the same name. There was a 30min wait for a table. The ice creams were well worth the wait, delicious! It is rather tiny especially downstairs.

Thank JaneEG1
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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5 October 2017|
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Response from Fairieleat2902 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
2 June 2017|
Response from Fran M | Reviewed this property |
If I recall no. But this may have changed. I would call them and find out 212-838-3531.
Janie S
15 April 2017|
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Response from TacomaTraveler2013 | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately no reservations and you must wait
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-838-3531
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