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French Roast Cafe Uptown

2340 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-3202
+1 212-799-1533
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“french roast” (37 reviews)
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00:00 - 23:59All hours
French, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2340 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-3202
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

French Roast is an Upper West Side gem that is a step up from the normal diner. Its menu is French bistro with fresh, tasty ingredients - I enjoyed the avocado toast that came with a side salad - fabulous! My friend and I hadn't...More

Thank Orgiva9
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Food is always excellent and tasty. Very affordable. Nice atmosphere for couples, friends and families. I always bring all my friends there so they can experience it too!

Thank marley51808
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

After so many years, - the food remains fresh and cooked to order; - the prices remain only just on the wrong side of intolerable - the waitstaff and hosts were pleasant, though a bit slow To be noted: everywhere on the UWS is overpriced;...More

Thank ENGLISHFOLK1234546
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Had breakfast/brunch here with a friend. We shared a shakshuka - it was EXCELLENT! Requested a chai off menu and it was so delicious with just the right amount of sweetness and spice! Service was prompt, friendly, and authentically joyful from a variety of servers....More

Thank nyc2mom
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The food is French but the menu adjusted for American appetites. My companion's hamburger was huge, as were the accompanying sides. She enjoyed it. I ordered a flatbread pizzette with duck confit, artichokes, gruyere cheese and truffle oil. It sounded superbly elegant but arrived smothered...More

Thank Vicky140
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

A quaint little place to enjoy time with family and friends staff was friendly,my only problem was some of the food. I had pancakes it was a cheap brand not fluffy at all and the egg is powder or mix with milk. Just altered my...More

Thank kathy w
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We often went late at night for a bottle of wine and something light - excellent value and service; one of our favourite places!

Thank John F
Reviewed 14 June 2017

By far one of my all time favorite restaurants in NYC! It is like stepping into a bistro in a tiny French village. The food is beyond delicious! And don't forget to get a cafe au lait!

Thank Hj M
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

I stopped at the French Roast Café on Broadway several weeks ago and had a fairly good breakfast. The sauce on the Eggs Benedict curdled a bit, however, spoiling the look but not the taste. Service was fast and very friendly, and cleanliness appeared to...More

Thank robcurtross
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We were lunch there with a perfect waiter Melissa who was REALLY nice and friendly with us. I can recommend the roque monsieur and tarting. The service perfect and it's opened 24 hours

Thank tbuxco
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,
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2340 Broadway, New York City, NY 10024-3202
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper West Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper West Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-799-1533
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