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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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225 E 60th St, New York City, NY 10022-1442
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Highly recommended by locals and tourists so we HAD to go. Make a reservation in person is best. Very tight quarters. Host was fantastic. LOVE the atmosphere, very kitschy and fun! Our waiter was not good. Took him 20 minutes to acknowledge us . Maybe...More

Thank Vanhirt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

With that being said, it took me three years to finally get to try it because every time I had been previously, the lines were too long to wait. It’s a small space that doesn’t allow for strollers (so be prepared large groups and groups...More

Thank FreeTheGirl315
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend told me I HAD to go here and get a Frozen Hot Chocolate. We were on our way out of town but we were only a mile or so away from the restaurant. Unfortunately there was rush hour traffic and apparently construction traffic...More

Thank Tonya D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We didn’t actually attend or eat at this restaurant but apparently people following our phones/gadgets seem to think we have. It looks delicious but we didn’t eat here. We may have walked by here which is why I’m being held ransom== by trip advisor

Thank Townley B
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is an iconic place where Andy Warhol and Marilyn Monroe used to come (you can request her table). The founder and owner is frequently there! Search it before you go so you don't just walk by him. I recommend having a reservation prior to...More

Thank Palomo55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been enjoying Serendipity since the late 60s but I hadn’t been back for a few years, since my last visit I found the staff To be rude and dismissive. We decided to give it a second try to celebrate my grandsons birthday.This time...More

Thank Stealthcritic
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! It’s delicious! We went for dessert only at around 10:30 pm so we didn’t have to wait long even without a reservation but we may just have got lucky. I didn’t want my frozen hot chocolate to end and the two of us barely...More

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not very good. Don’t expect good food but the deserts make up for it. I ordered the young chicken sandwich which had no flavor at all. Wife for the cheeseburger, tasted like a sub par meat loaf.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So lucky to be let in when another party didn't show up. If you're a fan of the "Serendipity" movie your visit will not disappoint. Quirky decor, a bit worn out, but cute. Splurged on the frozen hot chocolate just because. Chose not to have...More

Thank brentwoodmom48
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a reservation at 3:30 p.m. and as we entered the restaurant an older lady approaches us asking for our name, I said the first name, mother said last name and we were waiting for her to look us up on the list, then out...More

3  Thank Maribel L
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
3 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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
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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