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Tom's Restaurant

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$5.5
Sweet Potato Fries
$5.0
Onion Rings
6 Pcs $9.0
12 Pcs $18.25
Buffalo Wings
with Blue Cheese Dressing
6 Pcs $7.25
Mozzarella Sticks
PRICE RANGE
US$ 10-US$ 20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
American, Diner, Deli
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Totally average diner. The best part is seeing the iconic sign featured in Seinfeld before you walk in. I've been here several times (I live across the street), and of all the dishes I've ordered, the only ones that stand out as decent are the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank sammyapp
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Sammy, It's good to know that you've been a frequent visitor to the restaurant. However, we're sorry to learn that the food didn't live up to your expectations. It is our constant endeavor to make sure our passion and hard work are reflected in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

As a Seinfeld fan I wanted to visit this restruant as the outside shot of it features in the show. We decided to have breakfast there, and it was very nice. We all went for a set breakfast which was well cooked and plentiful with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank PGambo
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey, Thank you so much for stopping by. We're really happy to learn that you enjoyed the breakfast along with a cup of coffee. It's only when we receive such positive feedback, do we rest knowing that we have done our jobs well. We will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for a week to NYC last Christmas and ate here 3 times for breakfast. It's everything you want from an american Diner. Cosy, Great food, excellent service, hot coffee refills and ice water. Plus the bill was so cheap I couldn't believe were...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sam C
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Sam, Thank you so much for the amazing feedback. Extremely happy to learn that you had a great experience at the restaurant and enjoyed the breakfast. We can see that you found everything you tried to be fresh and tasty while still being reasonably...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quick service, comfortable setting, nice food, good coffee. The whole package really! Plus the place has nice Seinfeld memorabilia on the walls.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank StevEire2018
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We're delighted to see that you liked every aspect of the restaurant and enjoyed the bagels along with a cup of coffee. Making our customers happy and satisfied is our top priority and this is exactly...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

If your a Seinfeld fan you’ll eventually make your way here, but you know what, the food was fine. It’s very easy to get to on the subway & we came for breakfast. I can’t remember what we ordered but both meals were fine &...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Phil-Joel
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Phill, Thank you for stopping by for a breakfast. We're glad to know that you found the service to be efficient and friendly. It seems like you were not quite satisfied with the food and we're sorry about that. It is because of feedback...More

Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I’ve lived in NYC for 12 years and this was the first time we ate here. It’s the iconic Seinfeld diner (exterior only). The staff are incredibly nice and the interior is interesting. Signed photos from the cast and old school NY diner seating. Food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Roy K
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you for giving us a try. It's good to know that you liked the interior and the friendly nature of the staff, however, we sincerely apologize that we were not able to satiate your palate with the food. We take customer feedback very...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

Don’t bother with the food. Catch the Subway there. Take a photo and leave. Better food at better prices elsewhere.More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank messydrone
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. Regretful to see that you didn't find the food palatable to your taste. We value you as a customer and it is very important for us that all of the patrons leave happy, we sincerely apologize since...More

Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

So like most people I came here only because of Seinfeld. It’s a cool feeling being here and getting photos. Inside is sad and the food and drinks are terrible. Overpriced and absolute crap. I don’t know why they don’t overhaul the inside and replicate...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 995rhyss
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, We're sorry to learn that this has been a disappointing experience for you. Customer satisfaction is our top priority and this is certainly not the kind of impression we want our customers to leave with. We really appreciate you for coming up with an...More

Reviewed 19 September 2018

Interesting café famous for its exposure on Seinfeld. Lots of pictures of Seinfeld characters, but other well-known celebrities. Great food, good portions, lots of choices. Staff very friendly. Easy style seating, both in and outside.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Marylyn L
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

Hello Marylyn, Thank you for sharing your experience with a feedback. Everything we do revolves around making sure that our customers have a good time and we're glad that you were happy with the food, service as well as the portion size. It was a...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

If you are a Seinfeld fan. A must visit. Take the time to go inside. Best milkshakes in New York - kids thought so! They also make s great banana split

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tarita2017
SocialResponse, Customer Service at Tom's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi Tarita, Thank you for the feedback. Your comments regarding the milkshake and banana split are well appreciated. It is feedback like yours which helps us provide a better experience to our customers. Be back soon!

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jeseza
24 March 2015|
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Response from lkbr2015 |
I see someone else explained how to get there. However, Tom's Diner is REALLY not worth the effort. It is cheap (plastic cups) and outrageously expensive ($8 minimum) at the same time If you plan to walk around Harlem and... More
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