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Ritz Diner

1133 1st Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10065-7760
+1 212-319-4993
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (7 reviews)
“french fries” (3 reviews)
“burger” (12 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1133 1st Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10065-7760
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really didn't expect a lot as our motivation for going was pretty shallow. However, their menu was ENORMOUS!! Decently priced food and open 24 hours is pretty cool. They have just about ANYTHING you want. Breakfast is also served 24 hours which is great...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by here for breakfast at the recommendation of the hotel we stayed and we were happy enough with the results that we ate here three mornings in a row! It is a typical dinner with fast service, never ending coffee and good food....More

Thank Buckoranch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for the American Diner experience you will love this place! I highly recommend the Greek and the chips! Everything is always large and tastey after being there 3 times!

Thank John R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at a hotel close to the Ritz Diner and we had breakfast there everyday. The climate was very casual and low for people who are used to european standards, but it was clean and the service was fast. Great breakfast, very good...More

Thank Su M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast twice while staying at The Bentley Hotel. First time just two if us, then the next day with s large group. Huge menu, nice staff, good food, fare prices. Open 24 hours, too. Will return on next NYC trip.

Thank bcasey1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent for breakfast - lots of omelette choices, quick and attentive service, food is served quickly and hot and with a smile; all for a very reasonable price.

Thank StThomasTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First visited a couple of times for breakfast in 2014 when I was staying at a hotel nearby and loved the food. Was back in NYC again this March and came back several times. Food is excellent, fresh and consistent, coffee was brilliant and the...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Walked over from The Bently Hotel (see review). Total diner atmosphere, helpful staff, had a great table up in the window bump out which made for great people watching. Good prices and lots of food. Bacon was delicious, didn't care for the home fries though...More

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Stopped here after visiting the Mt. Vernon Hotel Museum. Needed a quick sandwich and this place fit the bill. Small, neighborhood diner. Looks like there are probably lots of regulars who come here. These are the kinds of places that often serve up good, home-style...More

Thank Warren F
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Nice little diner around the corner from where we were staying. The breakfast was good, reasonably priced and served with a smile.

Thank Riddell1991
Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
04:00 - 04:00
04:00 - 04:00
04:00 - 04:00
04:00 - 04:00
04:00 - 04:00
04:00 - 04:00
04:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1133 1st Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10065-7760
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-319-4993
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