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Ellen's Stardust Diner

1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
+1 212-956-5151
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“waffle fries” (164 reviews)
“burger” (998 reviews)
“finger food” (309 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Hours
American, Diner, Soups, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
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Reviewed yesterday

We had our first breakfast in New York at this diner and it was a great start to the day. We arrived at about 9am and waited about 20 minutes for a table. There was a good selection on the menu and service was quick...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lyndaphillips
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited here for breakfast as didn’t want to queue for hours at other times of the day. It was very cold inside and whilst the singers are fun and this is definitely a little different the place could have been cleaner (toilets and the restaurant...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Casper9233
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We queued up at 7:30am for around half hour to get a table for two. There were streamers on the high notes and we wanted to tick off American pancakes for breakfast so this worked well. The staff were great, attentive and very talented. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tamaroau
Reviewed yesterday

The line to get in was long but definitely worth the wait. The service was excellent!!! The entertainment by the servers was just amazing. The food is pricey, but good!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dallescowboysfan
Reviewed yesterday

A nice start to the day, Food wasn't wonderful but the singing was so good. West end type singer giving it all.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bernie B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The diner was a fun place to eat while in NYC! The wait staff are super talented. The food was good and typical dinner food. The waffles were excellent!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fgrayson
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We didn't realise on our way into Ellen's Stardust Diner that it wasn't just a Diner! It is very entertaining! All the waiting staff are aspiring broadway musical stars! Each member of the waiting staff takes turns getting up on stage and singing a song....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 74denisp
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a quintessential Broadway experience; a lively happy place where the waiters are Broadway hopefuls and they do a brilliant job singing and entertaining everyone. But that is where it ends. The food is inedible. We ordered burgers and they were delivered to our...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MelbourneRod1960
Reviewed yesterday

Great atmosphere food not bad and service excellent. All the services are waiting for their break on Broadway. They sing jazz, light opera, rock just everything. And then they take your order. Had to queue up to get a table, but so glad we did....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Juney2406
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited for breakfast on our first morning in NYC. 7.30am in the morning and we were lucky to get a table. Great service and lovely food - but the best bit is the singing. Certainly gets you in the mood for the City that...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Response from Daren S | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately they don't , but we arrived early for breakfast (about 7:30am) and was seated immediately.
October 5, 2018|
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Response from 1Gardening2 |
Have emailed them twice and no reply. If anyone has been on Christmas Day please can you tell me if they open/opening hours on Christmas Day. Thanks
October 4, 2018|
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Response from AdrianaM751 | Reviewed this property |
I was ther at noon for lunch, but this place is great, you can also go evening
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Broadway, New York City, NY 10019-6833
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-956-5151
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