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Tiny's Giant Sandwich Shop

Lower East Side
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129 Rivington St, New York City, NY 10002
+1 212-982-1690
09:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 22:00
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223 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spotted this corner cafe on a cold day and found a table. Ordered beef barley soup, served with bread, and a beef and onion roll served with chips. Both were fresh and delicious inexpensive and served with a smile. Recommend.

Thank Gulliva
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Stumbled across this place wondering the streets. Good selection of sandwiches and also drinks. BLT well presented and tasty. Also good value for money. The guy serving was from Devon which made for an interesting conversation as I grew up there. Well worth a visit if you are in the neighbourhood.

Thank Scranman14
Palo Alto, California
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Tiny Giant makes great sandwiches and coffee. Staff is great, as you would expect in a locals place. I had a Spicy Rizzah. Delish!

Thank Barak B
Nicosia, Cyprus
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My friend and i went here 3 times in our 5-day stay in NY. We really liked the coffee! Service is friendly and we also tried a sandwich and a danish and liked both.

Thank Phaedra V
Stockholm, Sweden
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Great bagels to ahve any time during the day! Staff are friendly and the prices are good! The best bagel is the smoked salmon!

Thank Suzie M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016

Came in on a quiet Sunday evening, had a great experience! Ordered the basil lemongrass soda, which didn't taste like anything but sugar, but that was the only less-than stellar item here. The spicy razaak was loaded with turkey and bacon, with an incredible spicy sauce. The grilled COBB was excellent - just enough bleu cheese dressing and their loaves... More 

Thank Marygrace A
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369 reviews
289 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

If we'd ordered two sandwiches instead of a sandwich and a salad we'd have given four out of five on the above review. Choosing a small sandwich, it comes out with plenty of filling and a handful of potato chips to snack on. More than acceptable. The salad, however, wasn't great. We chose a 'side' Caesar salad and opted to... More 

Thank thefoodieworld
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

The service is super super nice, you can have great salads and sandwiches. They also have an impeccable taste for music. :) Great value for money!

Thank Conchas
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

This has been our local coffee shop whilst taking a few days in NY. We have popped in every day for breakfast, lunch or just a coffee and it has been great every time. Laid back, friendly and local.

Thank Vauxy
Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

We discovered this cosy little cafe on one of our daily walks to the subway and ended up having coffee/breakfast there most mornings during our stay in NYC. Great coffee and simple tasty dishes in a nice light-filled space. Very reasonable prices too. A great place to feel like a local.

Thank LeaW01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
American, Cafe, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 129 Rivington St, New York City, NY 10002
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Lower East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Lower East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-982-1690

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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