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Culture Espresso Bar

72 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-5490
+1 212-302-0200
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great coffee” (23 reviews)
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72 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-5490
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit here when in New York. The flat whites are perfect. If you are feeling peckish, I cannot recommend the cookies highly enough! To die for! There are 3 locations in the city, we frequent the West 38th street shop mostly.

Thank Bigwednesday
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Everywhere I go, I try the lattes. This is a flavourful, smooth latte, no sugar required to cut the espresso. Unique and tasty chocolate "chip" cookie (and big!). The ambience inside is noisy and not particularly welcoming, but take your purchases to go and sit...More

Thank Johanna M
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It's one of these few places in New York with a really good coffee. If you're a coffee lover you have to pass by and have an espresso.

Thank Kamcio
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Hole in the wall find, simple choices of good coffee, excellent chocolate chip (gooey) filled cookie. Un-starbucks Coffee was not sour bitter like Starbucks Small, side street in midtown Manhattan. Good place to chat. Oldies music.

Thank lakwatsera2014
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Husband and I popped in for quick coffee and a cookie. Nicest coffee/cortado we have had all week! Oh, and the cookie, amazing, fabulous, totally delicious! Go there, you won't regret it!

Thank 169roonie
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Overburned cofer beans make expresso the worst ever, do not go if you love yourself ( and your stomach)

Thank francesco b
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Spent an enjoyable hour here catching up with a Manhattan based friend & sipping a very good flat white coffee. Friendly low key service. Recommended

Thank dolcevita-italia
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Fortunately for us this coffee saloon was directly opposite the hotel we stayed in. We tried many of the countless coffee shops which line the streets of Manhattan during our stay but this stood out as providing the best tasting coffee we found. Bar or...More

Thank Eddie2612
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

The place was too busy. I liked the atmosphere. I ordered the cold brew coffee and it was incredible

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Very good cookies and coffee. Loud music not so good but alright. Small space, quite busy so hard to get seats.

Thank gorkempacaci
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Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
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07:00 - 19:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 W 38th St, New York City, NY 10018-5490
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-302-0200
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