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Gee Whiz Restaurant

295 Greenwich St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10007-1049
+1 212-608-7200
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good52%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (14 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
295 Greenwich St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10007-1049
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a great place for a quick snack, breakfast, lunch or dinner. A lot of food for the money. Efficient, friendly staff. Good prices. Neat and clean. The kind of old school NYC diner that you don't see too often anymore. They've been around for...More

ResponseTeamNY, Customer Service at Gee Whiz Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for coming LFT2JFK! We're so glad you enjoyed everything!

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Easy to find in TriBeCa. Staff was very accommodating for our family of five. Great waffles and coffee. Wonderful holiday decorations. Large portions

Thank Iluvabug
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Found this place by accident and what a great find it was. Great menu, very helpful staff and delicious food, what more could you want on a cold December morning.

Thank iain m
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Tried this place out just down from our hotel in Downtown NY. This place does a great breakfast and I suggest you order the Lumberjack. Prices weren’t terrible but as I said previously it’s New York prices 🥞🥞🥞🥞 out of 5

Thank jay b
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I dine here several times a year, mostly for breakfast. I almost always have eggs, home fries, toast, coffee, apple juice which is something I really look forward to. I dine there when I stay over in the city during inclement weather upstate that might...More

Thank alanjgreenhalgh
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped In for lunch around 1pm on a Monday. Crowded but fast moving line. Very nice staff at door. The waitresses seemed slightly overwhelmed with the crowd. Tuna sandwich with fries arrived quickly but table had no utensils until much later and napkins showed even...More

Thank Traveler P
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Within the concrete jungle of NYC stands a Diner that one would find in suburbia. The staff is great, food is top notch. Looking for breakfast, lunch or dinner while walking around TriBeCa, then stop by the Gee Whiz Diner.

Thank Presto67
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Last time here I felt the quality and qty of food had slipped this time around it was every bit as good as I originally remembered it. Great breakfast which in my case included free coffee refills, orange juice, toast and some bluebell buns. Very...More

Thank EddieOnTour
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Portions are quite large. Food very good, lovely service and spotlessly clean. A great breakfast stop.

Thank Telgip
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went twice (two different days LOL) I like that the Maio is in a box so you can chose to not use it :)

Thank OfekP1
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17 March 2017|
Response from vickilewis626 | Reviewed this property |
No idea, it's still getting new reviews on TA so a mistake maybe?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 295 Greenwich St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10007-1049
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighbourhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-608-7200
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