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Union Square Cafe

101 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-3104
+1 212-243-4020
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
101 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-3104
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went here on a Friday night a couple of weeks ago in May with my daughter during a short business trip there. My daughter made the reservation based on a friend's recommendation and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The service was outstanding and our server was...More

Thank junipermike
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good atmosphere...check. Wonderful service...check. .....Subdued music?....check. Great food?.....not so fast. Everything we had was excellent up until the main course. Of course no one told us we HAD to get the scallops...as a matter of fact, our waiter recommended almost everything else. But we were...More

Thank Michal S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I rated this experience average, because while it is not an average dining experience, my satisfaction with it was average. The staff is tipped as part of the price of the meals which is a new concept to a New Yorker and explains why the...More

Thank MrsfromNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joined our friend Stephen for lunch on Sunday at the Union Square Cafe. He’s a longtime customer and highly recommended we eat there. We tried the Fritto Misto to start which was delicious. We asked for some entree recommendations and without hesitation he said to...More

Thank ColumbusJewel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yesterday, we had a private party in the Park & Atrium Room at USC. The room is really stunning. The USC private dining team was really helpful. The room seats up to 22 at one long table. We preselected a menu (3 apps, 2 entrees,...More

Thank seanworc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner here on our recent trip to New York. Staff were very friendly and welcoming and were attentive without being overbearing. Menu was excellent and so was the wine list. The food was fantastic. Really liked the no-tipping policy - I...More

Thank Liam025
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is everything a good restaurant should be:Beautiful, but comfortable. The servers were attentive, and they actually "waited" and watched for signs of need, so as not to interrupt. The presentation of the food was exquisite, the taste even better.Ffirst we enjoyed the gravIax...More

1  Thank raqueldowd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very decent dinner,The space is very well done but misses the warmth of the old place.The service was efficient.Unfortunately the receptionist was arrogant in the way she informed us that our table was not ready..I am so much in love with the...More

Thank _demcon43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An all-time favorite- always lovely dining experience. Today's brunch a little less than perfect- ordered the trout and was served salmon, the tuna burger was overly salted-- attentive staff replaced both items and comped drinks. Tuna burger was missing the classic slaw that always gave...More

Thank dz182
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a birthday dinner through AmEx to celebrate since we have heard really good things about this place. A lot of it is warranted. The service was absolute spot on and our server had a great personality and seemed to have a report with...More

Thank Darby I
Flatiron District
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amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
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photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this
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15 August 2017|
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Response from ColeTraveler999 | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner, but the restaurant is highly customer centric and will likely accommodate such needs. Why not call them and ask?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 60 - US$ 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-3104
    (5th Ave. and Union Square W.)
  • Public Transportation: Take the 4, 5, 6, N, R or L subway trains to the 14th Street/Union Square stop.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-4020
  • E-mail
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