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Ellen's Stardust Diner

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Soups
1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
+1 212-956-5151
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Diner, Soups, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
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1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Waiting for a table and had to listen to one member of staff talking to another about how one of there friends was f'ing so and so while waiting to get a table! (This was waiting for breakfast!) January, our waitress was lovely and couldn't...More

Thank Danandvick
Reviewed yesterday

We got lucky: we were walking up Broadway in the middle of the afternoon looking for a place to eat and happened to walk past Ellen's Stardust Diner. I'd been there years ago and remembered that it had singing waiters and waitresses, so I easily...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The expected queue went quicker than expected and we were entertained from start to finish. Some very talented individuals in here that were well rehearsed in how they took there singing turn and then back to serving. You’d get better food in a lot of...More

Thank ballytravel
Reviewed yesterday

So we went to Ellens after a friend, who is a New Yorker, said it is a must do. We had no expectation whatsoever so it was really interesting and good fun to see all of the staff in action. Our food was typical diner...More

Thank Lo B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My girlfriend & I went into the city to see A talk show and she suggested we eat there. We got right in, served rather quickly (we had omelette’s) not only were they good we were pleasantly entertained by the very talented singing staff! Then...More

Thank Laurie N
Reviewed yesterday

This is a tourist attraction but a great one not to miss. The staff is very talented and the atmosphere is fantastic. I can highly recommend this place.

Thank Birgitte B
Reviewed 2 days ago

We stopped there after enjoying the Radio City Rockettes. We'd been to Ellen's in the past, it's a consistent staple in the area, the food is good, the atmosphere is chaotic and noisy to say the least, with the staff singing constantly !! Everyone is...More

Thank Dick A
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Second time here and still just as fun. The food isn’t the best you will get in New York but you come here for the atmosphere and the entertainment! Some really great singers and well deserving of the bucket for tips that came around.

Thank Lesley1303
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I wanted to see a Broadway show, but ran out of time. This was a great alternative. The servers sing musical numbers! I had waffles and the were great! J. T. Was my server and he was great (at both singing and serving)!

Thank Cyndi R
Reviewed 2 days ago

We ate here for dinner before going to see Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre! It was a fun experience with the wait staff entertaining the guests by performing songs. They were really good and it was a lot of fun. The food was good too--but...More

Thank SHale63
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19 January 2018|
Response from Jenny G | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t go for breakfast we went for an early lunch.....I think there are queues pretty much any time......sorry can’t help you
9 January 2018|
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Response from Bebocas | Reviewed this property |
They sing from opening to closing! Everyone has a turn, while you are there you will probably see 4 + acts!
8 January 2018|
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Response from Bean L | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure. Sorry:-( mine is moving this August. I’d call if I were you!! It really is a fun kitschy place. Fabulous talent too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-956-5151
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