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The Coffee Shop

29 Union Square W., New York City, NY 10003
+1 212-243-7969
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
“burgers” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
29 Union Square W., New York City, NY 10003
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once again, another delicious and fun surprise!!!! Sitting at the amazingly retro counter, aka the bar, I had the pleasure of having Courtney serve me delicious Sangria and Meatloaf! The counterr was full of interesting people, who are out for an incredible experience, whether regular...More

1  Thank eventsbythirteen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a happening spot with good sandwiches, burgers, fries, or salads...this is your place. I ordered the mozzarella pesto panini with fries which was delectable! Others ordered: 1) The Salmon entree which was cooked well and flavorful 2) The classic burger which...More

Thank Daje2
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This charming retro diner has been on the corner of 16th & B’way for eons and I love it in spite of its flaws. The saying goes: How many Coffee Shop waiters does it take to set a table? Yes, the service is laid back...More

Thank HnossDesign
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Classic place but still very good over the years. Probably one of the most popular place in the city to have some brunch. Don’t change it.

Thank MC6363
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We had been looking for an authentic cafe to have breakfast on our short stay and on our last day we found the best.... not shouting out come in from the outside but you must try, retro restaurant and bar serving great food at a...More

Thank Flatch48
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Not a fine dining experience, but great food and atmosphere at completely reasonable prices for the location!

Thank kwhite2017
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Went in for a bite to eat after a morning shopping. Servers were offhand and not a smile from any of them. Food was okay, a bit pricey. Tip section was heavily circled, I assume in case we missed it? Wouldn't hurry back.

Thank ekaall
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite place in NYC. Great happy hour place to hang out. Good food, and good atmosphere.

Thank Esra B
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I've had dinner and lunch here several times. The reason I occasionally go back, is that the food is very good. But the service sucks. It is not the fault of our server, it is that management had no business hiring her, and obviously spent...More

Thank NYCJAdvisor
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

So we came here as this was his favorite restaurant to eat at. The appetizer was the best part of our meal. We enjoyed the BBQ quesadilla. As far as our meals, yuck. His turkey burger tasted like egg yolk and my pasta with shrimp...More

Thank Ryan W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 02:00
Monday
07:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 05:30
Thursday
07:00 - 05:30
Friday
07:00 - 05:30
Saturday
08:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Union Square W., New York City, NY 10003
    (16th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-7969
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