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Union Square Cafe

101 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-3104
+1 212-243-4020
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
101 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-3104
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Anything you have heard or read is true. This place was super top notch. Food was delicious and creative. Cocktail was perfect. The dessert was some amazing smores creation, felt like it walked out of a TV show. If you are in the city and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Patrickcgcg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit here once or twice a month for dinner and the restaurant is better than ever . Service is excellent and gratuity is included in price like many other Danny Meyer restaurants. The Bibb lettuce salad with gruyere cheese is simple but so good...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ngreig
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great restaurant with a great atmosphere. You do not have to plough through many choices on the many which I find very helpful. the food is good and served by very helpful staff. A good wine list. An outstanding fact for New York: This...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank IanG762
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this restaurant during our one week NYC vacation. Simply said this fine restaurant came out best by unanimous judgment. The overall quality of the food, its presentation, the attentive friendly and professional service by the staff plus the ambiance of the establishment made...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Meyersson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Met a dear friend at USC for lunch. It was a wonderful, three-hour experience. We shared everything and made it a four course experience. Started out with Bibb & Red Oak Leaf Lettuces - simple and excellent, very buttery and topped with a delicate cheese....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to USC after work and sat at the bar for dinner. Team from looking for a seat to bartenders to other servers were amazingly hospitable and just seemed genuinely happy to be there. Was a Tuesday around 6pm and was a full house, with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jdellheim31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had eaten at the former location and were glad to hear about the new digs. We were both very pleased with our meals. We have the build-you-own three course meal. I began with oysters, had the duck break (with polenta) as my entree, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank too_few_trips_1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here with local friends for lunch and not knowing what to expect were pleasantly surprised and excited at the experience. The ambiance reminded me of places I like to eat at on a regular basis - warm, inviting and great staff. Our waitress...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank globbiztravel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Finally (after years) got to experience the "new" Union Square. We started with the old one shortly after it opened many years ago. Stopped going since the wonderful reviews made it impossible to get a reservation. A birthday came up and we returned. No disappointment...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Culture9702
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great spot for lunch or dinner with a menu that will satisfy any palate. Beef, fish or something extraordinary, you'll find it here. I had the swordfish and it was fantastic.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dukestravels
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August 14, 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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 E 19th St, New York City, NY 10003-3104
    (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>  > Gramercy Park
  • Neighbourhood: Gramercy Park
  • Phone Number: +1 212-243-4020
  • E-mail
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