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American Girl Place Cafe

609 5th Avenue at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10017
+1 877-247-5223
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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609 5th Avenue at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10017
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thought the new store would be an upgrade. The cafe has a cold atmosphere with zero ambience. No cuteness at all. Enjoyed cafe on 5th ave and thought they would want to go bigger and better. It’s in a corner of the basement! To be...More

1  Thank kymmarie r
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had such a lovely lunch. The dolls sat up at the table with us and even got their own little plate and cup. They were very impressed! THe venue was fun with black and striped walls and hot pink accents. Best of all the...More

1  Thank Andiamo66
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We were transfixed the moment we walked in and we realized our doll would dine at the table with us. We did brunch. I got a breakfast skillet. Portion was huge but it was very tasty with plenty of cheese and the chicken was good...More

1  Thank girchbeb
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We decided to splurge on lunch and can honestly say it was a waste of time and money. The restaurant was not busy and we had a reservation, but 45 minutes after arriving we had no food and glasses that stayed empty. The service is...More

1  Thank ga_travel_family
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Anyone who is eating here needs to realize the reason for doing so: this place is all about the little girl (or girls) in your life that you want to spoil just a little bit. We have been here twice now and both visits have...More

1  Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

My daughter is in love with American Girl dolls and was looking forward to lunch at the American Girl Cafe for quite some time. I was there a few years ago with my older daughter and knew going there that it wouldn't be a five...More

9  Thank Riggzy02
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Brought my niece to NYC to go to the American girl place to shop and have lunch at the cafe, this was such an awesome experience they cater to the child but also to their doll which amazed my niece, a little pricey but worth...More

2  Thank LLDSAT2833
Reviewed 7 July 2017

After shopping for an hour, we got to the cafe for the birthday celebration of my daughter and her friend. When I booked this about a month in advance I marked "VEGAN" in the reservation; and when we got to the cafe, the waitress kindly...More

1  Thank FlyWithKids
Reviewed 5 July 2017

A magical experience had but young, old and dolls! Remember to take your doll along too as they cater for them too. The line up and seating felt a little manufactured and we were rushed through our meal and birthday cake - which I understand...More

4  Thank Ozekid
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This restaurant is at the top of the American Girl Doll store in NYC. They have timed seatings (like a cruise ship) which proves chaotic, because they have no queue space while you wait to go into the dinning room. It is pure insanity and...More

1  Thank IndustrialWolf
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the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
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Sheila B
9 December 2016|
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Response from Lucylovestravel | Reviewed this property |
Yes , Breakfast, Lunch, afternonn tea nada dinner are available for reservations. Just check hours at the American Girl Cafe site
26 June 2016|
Response from BusdriverPhil | Reviewed this property |
It is included
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 5th Avenue at 49th Street, New York City, NY 10017
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 877-247-5223
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