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Brooklyn Diner

155 W 43rd St, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-265-5400
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“noodle kugel” (17 reviews)
“pot roast” (16 reviews)
“burger” (105 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
155 W 43rd St, New York City, NY 10036
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

When we arrived, they were extremely busy, so I am not sure if that contributed to the service. Seating was quite cramped (they had to pull out the table so that my husband could get to his seat....there was about four inches of space between...More

Thank Statdani
Reviewed 4 days ago

Honestly, we made reservations at the Brooklyn Diner because it was near our hotel and seemed to be uniquely "New York". The reviews were good and the menu looked tasty. When we arrived it was cold and snowing. I ordered their signature Chicken Soup which...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is very easy to promote. Either you like or you don't, cut and dry. We liked it. Now if you have been following my reviews, it isn't hard to please me. If it's good, service is swell, prices match the fair amount on...More

Thank The_Dany
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had late lunch, very good fitted us in even thought busy locatedt just off Times Square. Ice food, Cuban chicken was very tasty, chicken club sandwich was also very nice good portion sizes

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the food is good, the portions are family sized. Why do so many restaurants put enough food for two or three on a single plate. I get sick looking at the massive portions! Whatever you want, split with a friend - you can order...More

Thank GuyoftheGlobe
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here about 2:30 for lunch. I had their famous chicken soup which was very good. It is a thin broth but with lots of chicken and very flavorful. My spouse had a chicken BLT with fries. The food was satisfactory. The service was...More

Thank seewee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had lunch here during a recent visit to Manhattan. WE shared a pastrami Rueben, which was acceptable, but surprisingly, the Pastrami, that they rave so much about, was gristly and tough. Not what I would expect from a top name diner....More

Thank whitehorsetravellers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was good. Food was ok. I had chicken noodle soup. The broth didn't taste like housemade. Had a slightly artificial taste. Was disappointed with noodles. I was expecting wider wgg noodles but got more like vermicelli noodles that didn't have much taste. Was a...More

Thank kcfooddiva
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Post Broadway show with my daughter (25), my girlfriend (older than 25) and her son (14) who never wants to go anywhere ever, and me 55. I made reservations thru opentable because it was Thanksgiving weekend on a Saturday post show. We arrived just before...More

Thank scott1363
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at this quaint restaurant off Broadway in New York. It was pricey but well worth it. The food was plentiful and very tasty. The chicken sandwich, French fries and cheesecake was yummy. Our server was a delight. Very attending and efficient along...More

Thank Harold R
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Response from suzanneb12016 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can get breakfast all day. Enjoy
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17 January 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
we booked by email but added our name to the list in the summertime last year. Selection and contracts followed in September. I chatted with the manager about it today because we hope to return next year. It seems that the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 155 W 43rd St, New York City, NY 10036
    (Between 6th Avenue and Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: 1, 2, 3, 7, 9 N, R, W, & Q trains to 42nd Street/Times Square.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-265-5400
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