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Scotty's Diner

336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
+1 212-986-1520
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (32 reviews)
“pancakes” (148 reviews)
“potatoes” (52 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 am - 11:59 pm Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time here and won't be rushing back. Our waiter was not the most welcoming and rude before we could have time to look at the menu he was rushing us to pick something (Philippino looking waiter) I ordered French toast which was very greasy...More

Thank 450jojo
Reviewed 4 days ago

this is a wonderful breakfast place, really good diner food, good price, very friendly staff. it is larger in the back than one would think from looking in from the street, so go in and check out the menu. it is one of those places...More

Thank jeffrey k
Reviewed 4 days ago

We saw the reviews on Trip Advisor and wanted a real NY diner for breakfast. Scotty's delivered. Our family of four, after making a special guest appearance on the Today Show, were starving and ready to walk over to be wow'd. Ohmigosh. Go! Service is...More

Thank Michele A
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I woke up late and we were staying at a nearby hotel. The concierge recommended Scotty's for a quick breakfast despite it being past noon. It was very busy inside and despite that, the food came out extremely fast. It was an...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for breakfast to this bustling diner. Food was good, service was excellent. We both had omelets served with toast and potatoes.

Thank abibh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here on our trip over New Year's. We came for breakfast and ended up coming back on our last day for a dinner and cheesecake. The pancakes I had at breakfast were delicious and the service was quick and friendly. The cheesecake when...More

Thank MissL219
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great opening hours, convenient. Toast I had was burnt so had to scrape it off and reapply butter. Other than that was okay

Thank laurah2605
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had breakfast here 3 times when staying on 39th street. Scotty’s is a proper American diner. The service was excellent, great coffee, hot strong and lots of it. Food was excellent. Pancakes, waffles, bacon, lots of syrup. Highly recommended!

Thank Tom R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Scotty’s offered great all American food and a proper diner experience. The coffee was hot and flowed freely, the service was fast and fun and the food was damn good too! My wife had a club sandwich that was very big in size and very...More

Thank Troyzie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for breakfast as I was researching and found good comments on Tripadvisor. Fair enough, pancakes were good, however the service was slightly disappointing. We were shocked to just finish eating and bill already sitting on the table, without us asking for it. As everywhere...More

Thank Andrea B
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Karen P
7 March 2017|
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Response from Tom B | Reviewed this property |
About a 10 minute walk so depends on whether you're happy to walk that far for breakfast!
6 August 2015|
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Response from rabboyce | Reviewed this property |
about 5 mins from grand central station
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
12:00 am - 11:59 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Lexington Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10016-0936
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-986-1520
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