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Cafe Sabarsky

1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
+1 212-288-0665
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“apple strudel” (31 reviews)
“spaetzle” (30 reviews)
“cakes” (37 reviews)
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German, Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have eaten here many times. Lovely European atmosphere, although it can be a little pricey. We had a lovely breakfast but when we asked for jam for our toast we were given 1 tiny sample jar. In the past jam and honey were included...More

Thank creynold02
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food may be great, or it may be horrid. I'll never know because we never got past the onerous security. The plan for the day was to spend some time walking in Central Park, have a civilized lunch at Cafe Sabarsky, and then the...More

Thank gregsf11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great local option, just 300m from the MET. Food is delicious, great tea/coffee & desserts. You may have to queue a little for a table but it's worth the wait !

Thank 81corporate
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow the coffee and butternut squash soup were delicious. The staff, for the most part, attentive. Perhaps my expectations were a tad too high but the apple strudel just didn’t have all the wonderful apples in it that I was looking forward to and the...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The gorgeous dark, warm decor of a Viennese cafe welcomes you, along with a scrumptious-looking pastry bar. With one exception, everything we had was delicious. The menu has a distinctive Austrian flare - sausages, coffees, smoked trout and ham, strudels & cakes. Ironically the one...More

Thank Alison L S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance is great. Its like taking a time machine back to preWW1 Vienna. The service was great. Our party of three had a great luncheon.

Thank vadocnj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This typical Austrian restaurant is attached to the Neue Museum and woth a visit. The Schnitzel and Hungarian goulash was great. The Apfelstrudel was very good. Come early for lunch or book.

Thank Johann S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place! Schnitzel and strudel and spaetzle, schwartzwald kirschetorte, not to mention the goulash! And the coffees and hot chocolates! Mit schlag! It's not cheap, and there's always a line, but boy, is it worth it!

Thank kgs1958
Reviewed 14 October 2017

My friend and I had a very pleasant brunch with tea, bread and soup. I would recommend to try this out if you are heading to the Neue art Gallery. The cafe is inside the gallery.

Thank Den6268
Reviewed 14 October 2017

After visiting the met art museum, we came here to sample Viennese desserts. Ordered the sacher torte and the fruit crumble and coffee. Had to wait 15 minutes to get in and go through security check (our bottle of water was confiscated.) This is a...More

Thank soonyk
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27 December 2014|
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Response from Mark V | Reviewed this property |
212 288 0665, call first, it is very popular, but well worth it! Enjoy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
German, Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 5th Ave, New York City, NY 10028-0111
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-288-0665
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