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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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“brunch” (46 reviews)
“ricotta gnocchi” (29 reviews)
“banana tart” (19 reviews)
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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 3 days ago via mobile

Had polenta which I loved,calamari and red orange different but great. Gnocchi great Pork chop really good Hamburger looked great Chicken not for me Desserts think would have s’mores crumble could be better. All in all great place to go for a fun evening

Thank orange5255
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our group of friends did not have reservations, but the staff improvised a table for us and we were promptly seated. The food was first rate, the service efficient and friendly, and the wines recommended by our server were excellent choices. We had an enjoyable...More

Thank Arthur H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food: Delicious. Service: Relaxed and Attentive. Decor: Cozy and Attractive. Prices: Shame on You! Not only was the coffee terrible (think NYC sewer water). at $5.00 a cup, it's a crime. Mc Donalds serves better coffee. $27.00 for a small dish of pasta: Get over...More

Thank LadyLucia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seriously underwhelmed. We are Danny Meyer fans, but he should have left well enough alone when he closed the original. Very limited menu. My pork chop was almost raw, and more fat than pork. If you like that, I can suggest several places to get...More

Thank GlennK555
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were told the wait would only be 30 minutes, but 90 minutes later we were just being seated. I had watched a few parties of 5-6 people leave around the one hour wait time, but didn't see anyone seated after those parties left. We...More

Thank Travelchick576
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Union Square Cafe is at least 30 years old, still incredibly innovative, stylish, excellent, service, always the situation!! The drinks and food are superior! A New York Must!!!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my first ever meal in NYC, and it was incre. The highl was the gnocchi, which was without question, the best I have ever had.

Thank Jon B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always loved this place, and my first visit at the new venue was no disappointment. The décor is quite similar, although a little brighter. The food and service were outstanding as always. Exceptional oysters and one of the best pasta dishes ever -...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food, the place, and hospitality is amazing. One of my favorite places to go. Their cheeseburger is one of a kind!

Thank marielquisrodriguez
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having read Danny Meyers book ‘setting the table’ I promised myself to eat at this restaurant a long time ago. I was not disappointed and enjoyed every part of the experience from the welcome to the choice of table up on the balcony the imaginative...More

Thank David-Beckenham
Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set
amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
which makes a good picture no matter what angle you
photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this
neighborhood is part of a historic district that was
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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
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
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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