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The Coffee Shop

29 Union Square W., New York City, NY 10003
+1 212-243-7969
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
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29 Union Square W., New York City, NY 10003
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I know this place is trying to be stylish and ironic by keeping the simple name Coffee Shop and keeping a retro interior. But, the food is actually no better than any other random actual coffee shop. Just had a burger and it was way...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for a late lunch and were quickly seated outdoors. We ordered an appetizer (chips and guac) right away, as we were quite hungry, and it arrived soon after. My sister was happy to find that they offered some gluten-free options. The food...More

Thank Tag1126
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Has the cod special with roasted brussel sprouts and fingerling potatoes. Service great, wine delicious and price was right. Have not been there since I worked in neighborhood many years ago. Still wonderful and the price is right. Kudos

Thank susanne212
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Three of us went to this place in Union Square. The food is at best average and the service was ok. I've had better chips and guacamole elsewhere. The huevos rancheros weren't anything special; nothing that made them appealing. The best part is the sidewalk...More

Thank Tag1990Ken
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Brazilian influence, large portion for $19, could split with my friend. Excellent service, good menu

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Land mark of Union Square. Every time I am in The neighborhood, i always stop for a bite or drink. Great place to be any time. Don't miss the Happy hour.

Thank espi
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This use to be the old Chase Coffee Shop on Union Square - a true New York landmark! The new owners tried to keep the retro bones and upgraded to a hip, cocktail style restaurant - they fell way short! First the service is full...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I met someone here, and the inside of the diner is pretty cool - the music a little loud, but still a cool vibe. When I first arrived, the hostess ignored me for a minute or so, then quickly rushed me to a table nearby....More

Thank KrisSteve06
Reviewed 15 May 2017

If you are ever in the Union Square area you have to check this spot out! I'd never been to an authentic diner like this with a bar that snakes in and out the length of the place. Our server was super friendly, our mushroom...More

Thank stingley23
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Just such fun to start the day with breakfast here and watch the New York world walk by. Food was fantastic and incredible value. We kept coming back! It was full of New Yorkers as well as tourists.

Thank clearlynow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 02:00
Monday
07:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 04:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 05:30
Thursday
07:00 - 05:30
Friday
07:00 - 05:30
Saturday
08:00 - 05:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Union Square W., New York City, NY 10003
    (16th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-7969
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