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Serendipity 3

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Upper East Side
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225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1498
+1 212-838-3531
11:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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Woodstock, Georgia
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I made my reservation 3 weeks in advance. We got there a little early and we were told that our table would be ready at our reserved time. We were seated 5 minutes earlier. Our server was wonderful. He made some alterations to our food to accommodate us with no problems. All the staff was attentive. The frozen hot chocolate... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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87 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited Serendipity in early feb, we were be able to be seated straight away upstairs. We ordered a frozen hot chocolate and omelettes which were great. Everything was delicious! The staff were very attentive and friendly. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Stephanie V
London, United Kingdom
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135 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We happened to be walking past around 11.30 am when the restaurant opens so decided to walk over and check it out (seen the film and heard the fuss about this place). There were only 3 or 4 couples/families in front of us and nobody behind. It's a cute little restaurant as you walk in, a lot going on, it... More 

Thank Zelie91
Cookeville, Tennessee, United States
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We went to Serendipity on a holiday (President's Day) during peak lunch time so we expected a crazy wait time. We were told the wait would be 2 hours but we had time to kill and weren't too hungry so we put our name down. You do not have to wait there. They allow you to leave and come back... More 

Thank Shelbey A
Chicago, Illinois
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109 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in at 11 pm, 30 minutes of waiting for a table that was open when we arrived. At least we were not told an hour of wait like the people who arrived after us. Manager eating by the counter and didn't seem to want bothered with anything kind of odd

Thank Chrisr0ss
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

You will hear almost every table buzzing about this being the location of a famous movie (which it was), so it's heavily visited for that reason, but we like coming here because the food is delicious. Huge menu with lots of variety. Cheeseburgers are yummy and taste homemade. And of course the frozen hot chocolate is a dream! I can... More 

1 Thank Margo F
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12 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had to pay a visit to this restaurant as I love the film this featured in & the whole Serendipity concept. Great food & nice atmosphere, had to have the Frozen Hot Chocolate dessert & delicious burger & chips. The staff were very nice & friendly, service was quick seeing as it was pretty busy. Got a picture of the... More 

Thank Zakcoops81
Homestead, Florida
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is lovely and cozy. The food was very satisfying but could use more seasoning for the price of what you pay per dish. The service was great. Our waiter provided much information was very attentive. My husband had the meatloaf. It was served with mash and a house salad. The hot dog with chili and cheese was decent... More 

Thank nicole p
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on Valentine's Day. No wait for a table, which was nice, so lunch is definitely the best time to go. We had a great time! We each had a sandwich and shared a frozen peanut butter hot chocolate. Everything was delicious! The food is a little pricey, but the atmosphere and quality... More 

Thank melrstx
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love the food! Everything we ordered was really good. Even the Frozen Hot Chocolate was very good. The ambiance is also nice, not too noisy. Also love the design and decorations of the restaurant. Will definitely return to this restaurant!

Thank Trixie L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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 10022-1498
  • 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Upper East Side
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