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33 Leonard St, at West Broadway, New York City, NY 10013-2918
+1 212-925-7188
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“burger” (6 reviews)
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6:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
33 Leonard St, at West Broadway, New York City, NY 10013-2918
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've walked by here a number of times and even though our hotel included something they called "breakfast" we came here yesterday, instead. "sit anywhere" we were told so we grabbed a booth, menus appeared immediately, followed quickly by eggs, pancakes, home fries and great...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 15 April 2018

went 3 times during our stay in NY. Tried other diners but this was easily the best. Real old school - looks like a converted rail carriage. Lovely, friendly staff and food was just fab. The portions are just enormous. Best pancakes. Eggs benedict also...More

Thank Aveen M
Reviewed 28 January 2018

now this is a real, authentic old school american diner, like straight out the films. i had pancakes and there were fresh and amazing and my fiancee had a salsa filled omelette. food was so tasty before a day of sight seeing and the staff...More

Thank Jay K
Reviewed 21 January 2018

If I could give negative stars I would. We got sat down by a nice waitress during rush hour, and the OWNER comes to our table saying there's a line and he just lost a table of 3 "because of us." He kicked us out...More

1  Thank Kassandra L
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Breakfast in America is a cultural institution in the USA not just the title of the epic Supertramp album of 1979. For any visitor to NYC who wisely choses to base themselves in atmospheric Tribeca, Square Diner is the mid century modern American dream personified....More

Thank CitybreakWestcountry
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We went here for lunch and it was exactly what you want from an American diner. The menu was extensive. I had the ATBLT (avocado, turkey bacon, lettuce and tomato) sandwich which was really tasty. The burgers were also good. The food is fresh and...More

Thank Emma K
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Had breakfast at the Diner 3 times while on holiday in New York. The breakfast as well as the coffee was so yummy we had to keep going back. Friendly and welcoming staff. I couldn’t recommend this place enough, it’s too good. If I lived...More

Thank theresa l
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Step back in time and enjoy dining at a true Old School diner, conveniently located near subway stops in Tribeca. Danny and his team are incredibly friendly, attentive, conversational - and they serve up fabulous food, fresh hot coffee and tempting desserts! I can't wait...More

Thank SSandFamily
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Came here after hearing its one of the last old time diners it certainly was. I got the corned beef hash with eggs the size wasn’t as big as other places I visited but the meal was enjoyable and service friendly.

Thank Timeless
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Cash only diner, but there is a convenient atm machine located outside :) I usually eat here after class and they have a student discount so that's a bonus! Great staff and was offered a free meal when I didn't get what I expected during...More

Thank Mary S
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of “Triangle Below Canal Street” that became a popular
nickname in the 1970s. An attractive neighbourhood
filled with handsome lofts on the edge of the
Financial District, this lovely slice of Manhattan
offers plenty of fine dining experiences and art
galleries. Plus, it’s home to the city’s most exciting
film event, the Tribeca Film Festival, that takes
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31 December 2016|
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Response from MG2816 | Reviewed this property |
Yes! But if you go for lunch say they are quite large portions lol which I found! Food still amazing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
6:00 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Leonard St, at West Broadway, New York City, NY 10013-2918
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > TriBeCa
  • Neighbourhood: TriBeCa
  • Phone Number: +1 212-925-7188
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