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Juniors Cafe

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4618 Vernon Blvd, Fl A, Long Island City, NY 11101-5315
+1 718-472-9694
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Lafayette, Ca
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287 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for breakfast. The corned beef hash was little greasy but the eggs and Canadian bacon were good. The toast and coffee were excellent. The late night desert dinner were marginal. The tuna fish sandwich was mostly bread and the I cream Sunday was not as ordered but they comped once complained

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Thank Lesley H
Melbourne, Australia
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56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cheesecake is my absolute number 1 dessert choice, so I was nervous about ordering. We ordered the plain cheesecake, which was so light and fluffy with just the right amount of sweetness. Also ordered 2 cups of tea, which came in steaming hot pots. Add half & half milk, and we had a great post theatre treat. Definitely recommend for... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Food here is excellent - cheese cake is amazing. We had a red devil - each slice is massive- we shared as mains portions were really large too. The waitress was great- they brought my son the wrong dish initially and she was so apologetic and gave the cheesecake free. Would definitely recommend- they also have a take out cheesecake... More 

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Rockville, Maryland
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

If you had a burger or cheesecake in Brooklyn or Times Square you ate in a different place. This is Juniors Cafe on Vernon Blvd in Long Island City. it's an authentic old time neighborhood bar that serves reasonably priced Italian food. There is no pretense, just good food served hot. In years past, this was a gritty neighborhood that... More 

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Thank Dave20850
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57 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Hard to pick a favorite We had the limited key lime , Wow, we had the strawberry cheesecake and it makes your mouth water. Coffee great too.

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Thank Brooklyn Girl N
Atlanta, Georgia
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

This was my first time in NYC with family and they insisted that we go to Junior's. I was just happy to be in NYC that I didn't care where we ate. I was so delighted when I ordered a meal and it was better than I expected. The food was fresh, and our waitress was top notch. We had... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

This was a surprisingly good restaurant. Our server was very fun and helpful. The food was great. I'd go back again!

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Thank Javertsbarricade
Houma, Louisiana
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Great place. Clean, family atmosphere. Large portions. You can definitely share. The breakfast is so good. Great way to start the day by having a big breakfast, hitting the streets for the day, and having an early dinner. Busy though at peak eating times but lots of tables. Huge dining area inside and out.

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Thank JOL225
Tucson, Arizona
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112 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

A pizza joint like the old days, lots of red, dim lights, characters at the bar....The real deal. Great pizza, wine, pasta, all of it.... Outstanding pizza.. A great place to hang out and just watch the world go by.

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Thank SteveandDavid
Mobile, Alabama
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The Cheesecake, Pastrami, Corned Beef, and Salads were terrific. The Burgers are huge. There are many menu choices. Times Square location was bright, vibrant, and friendly. I would make an effort to go back next time in town. Expect to pay $20/person on average.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4618 Vernon Blvd, Fl A, Long Island City, NY 11101-5315
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Long Island City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-472-9694

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