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Scotty's Diner

336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
+1 212-986-1520
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (142 reviews)
“potatoes” (51 reviews)
“home fries” (18 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I went to Scotty's two times on my recent visit to NYC. It was half a block from my hotel. Very good breakfast served up pretty fast. I would like to highlight that the potatoes served with the egg platter were perfect both time. Cooked...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used this place for a couple Mornings, food was very good, friendly staff and breakfast options to suit most people. Strongly recommend this place to start your day! And open 24/7 as they lost the front door key 20 years ago.......... ;-)

Thank BASP104
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great NYC go-to for brunch. Atmosphere is what you’d expect from a NY diner. Food, portions, pricing are all great. I liked the NYC ambiance!! Will return:)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to have breakfast early in the morning as it was located near our hotel. Great food, awesome coffee and quick service.

Thank Imtiaz1603
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Scottys was only a three minute walk from our hotel so we have it a try. We had a warm welcome when we entered and were seated in a booth. Straight away we were brought water and our drink order was taken. Big menu with...More

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been lucky to travel to New York from the UK for work a few times in the last few months and I have always been sure to visit Scotty's. From the warm welcome, efficient service, excellent food and very good prices, there's really very...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been in New York for 4 days and the food has been okay, but Scottys has the best typical american diner food and its really good. We had beef brisket and lamb, so much the plate was loaded with meat. Then came mash and vegetables....More

1  Thank Daisykaza
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not many of the traditional diners left, this one is a classic, very busy with a huge menu, food was delicious, highly recommend the philly steak wrap - fabulous. You wont be diaspointed!

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Your food will not look like the ones in these pictures, the place is outdated, coffee is awful. You will feel like you’re in a cheap dinner. So many good places in NYC, it doesn’t worth the time and $$

Thank Tripplannerfor3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, quick service and nice athmosphere. Huge portions. Good food and cheesecake to die for!

Thank Homssantuu
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Karen P
7 March 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
About a 10 minute walk so depends on whether you're happy to walk that far for breakfast!
6 August 2015|
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Response from rabboyce | Reviewed this property |
about 5 mins from grand central station
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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: 336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-986-1520
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