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Union Square Cafe

101 East 19th Street, New York City, NY 10003
+1 212-243-4020
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
101 East 19th Street, New York City, NY 10003
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We met some friends here for an early dinner. The service was friendly and not rushed. My husband had an excellent hamburger. He said it was one of the best that he ever had. Very enjoyable! Also tips are included in the price of the...More

Thank Kelsey1976
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was our first trip to USC after the move and we found the food to be mostly wonderful. The heirloom tomato salad and tagliatelle with mushrooms were both superb. Our mains (halibut poached in olive oil, and grilled swordfish with octopus) were perfectly cooked....More

1  Thank NEP107
Reviewed 1 week ago

After walking around the city we stopped here for lunch. We were greeted and seated right away. Our waitress was very nice and took our drink order. We had a burger and a BLT which were delicious. The bread they give you is excellent. I...More

1  Thank Leaner65
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was my first time back at USC since they closed, and I was simplly amazed about the marvelous food we had!. this new menu is very good!

Thank ebollmann1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took me a little bit of time to go try the newly reopened Union Square Cafe, tho I'd enjoyed often in their former digs....the new design very handsome, warm and welcoming. Still the excellent service...professional but accessible, definitely not intrusive, but smoothly present Revamped menu...More

Thank travelbaker
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Saturday lunch was like a club. Bright new space and lots of shining people who make up staff. They are from all walks of life like the customers. They seem to like the tip free life and so do I. I worked in restaurants in...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant has a pleasant ambiance, modern and comfortable. You're greeted by a wonderful host along with a tremendously well trained and polite team. The seating is well spaced where it doesn't seem you're on top of each other, a rare occurrence in city establishments....More

Thank Michael Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible venue - gorgeous yet understated. Service was great, food and cocktails nailed it! I had the heirloom tomatoes salad & goat cheese, YUM. Then the burger, done to a perfect ‘medium’. For cocktails I had the gin gimlet - awesome and their Negroni (they...More

Thank Doodlemeyer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For many years, Union Square Cafe signified fine dining. Now, the dining is fine. Not exceptional; just fine. Part of this seems to stem from the change of venue. The new location is not as attuned to great service, which was the foundation of USC's...More

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This has been one of if not my favorite restaurant in New York City for over 20 years. Danny Meyer managed to pull off the move without any loss of the casual elegance and amazing food and hospitality. In fact, the high ceilings and large...More

Thank NYEYEMD2000
Flatiron District
Offering many of city’s best restaurants and shops set
amid classic New York architecture, the Flatiron
District is no longer under the tourist radar. At 23rd
Street is the famous triangular Flatiron Building,
which makes a good picture no matter what angle you
photograph it from. Be sure to look up at the elegant
architecture as you stroll the streets- much of this
neighborhood is part of a historic district that was
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14 August 2017|
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Response from ColeTraveler999 | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner, but the restaurant is highly customer centric and will likely accommodate such needs. Why not call them and ask?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 AM - 10:00 PM
11:45 PM - 10:00 PM
11:45 PM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 East 19th Street, New York City, NY 10003
    (5th Ave. and Union Square W.)
  • Public Transportation: Take the 4, 5, 6, N, R or L subway trains to the 14th Street/Union Square stop.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-4020
  • E-mail
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