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Lincoln Cafe

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30 W 63rd St # 1886, New York City, NY 10023-7103
+1 212-245-7812
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New York City, New York
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Dined with a large group for my sister's birthday celebration and they were great in getting us in and out and on time. The food and drinks were wonderful and we will return for our next celebration.

Thank ccpark888
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131 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Perfect for a pre-theatre bite. Pleasant setting & quick. There were healthy choices and it was not terribly crowded when we went there.

Thank Jen A
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103 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Wonderful Dinner, Served With "EXTRA'S" A Nice touch When U Are Visiting "LINCOLN CENTER" For A Show Or Just To look!beautiful fountain & beautiful people gather around! The "LINCOLN RESTAURANT" Is only 2 years old & A BIG HIT! Reserve early! great WINE LIST, I had A terrific SICILIAN WINE, great servers too! Very aware that you may be going... More 

Thank Marilyn b
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583 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Had a smoked salmon and cream cheese bagel for breakfast, service was a bit slow but adequate. The food was tasty and just what I needed.

1 Thank Alice R
New York City, New York
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44 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2015

I like this restaurant - have neer been disappointed. It is expensive and luxurious, but worth it. Food is excellent, service as well. If you are attending a performance, they always get you there on time.

Thank operadiva1210
New York City, New York
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150 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

And in an architecturally stunning setting. Whole walls of glass, sliding ceiling with grass on top – great for sledding in the winter. Very fine service, excellent food and wine, quiet. Further in the back seems to be preferred, especially the booths, but the areas up in front on the east and has the same cuisine and attention. A bit... More 

Thank MacDonald M
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2013

The restaurant is gorgeous, the food was tasty and sophisticated, the atmosphere was very genteel. I had a lovely time sitting quietly all by myself and being treated like a celebrity, and the little surprise extras that were provided were charming.

1 Thank Judy1237
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2013

We had a light lunch here and it was delicious. Freshly prepared salad, great steaks. Service was very good. I would recommend.

1 Thank YorkshireGrannieann
new York
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2012

This is our favorite in the Lincoln Center area if not the City. A very romantic gracious setting with a view of the Moor statues and reflecting pool. The food and service is excellent and the portions very fair. The dishes are creative and delicious, especially surprising and delightful is the mushroom appetizer which has 3 kinds of roast mushrooms... More 

1 Thank sstingle
Americus, Georgia
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22 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2012

The food and the view are spectacular. What a perfect prelude to a night at the opera.

1 Thank GranBeba

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  • Address: 30 W 63rd St # 1886, New York City, NY 10023-7103
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-245-7812

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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