We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Zaro's Bread Basket

89 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5503
+1 212-292-0160
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (6 reviews)
“cookies” (5 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Fast food, American
89 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5503
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (72)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

getting there a great pumpernickel bread ( in my youth it was called the Russian Bread....) and this morning a great sandwich of 8 grains -very fast service - highly recommend .

Thank badbaruch57
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Seen Zaro's on the food Network channel featuring The Black and White cookie so I made it a goal to hunt them down on my last trip. I believe they have multiple locations and I found the store I visited at Grand Central. There was...More

Thank jedeam
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Decent pastries, sandwiches were so-so. Staff had difficulty understanding English on both recent visits, and had an annoying habit of taking peoplee out of order in the waiting queue..,,

Thank Varel F
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I was on my way to a dinner party and stopped here for some sweets to bring. It is relatively small but there are some good options. There is more bread than sweets, but I went with a variety of sweets. The family was happy...More

Thank RagsKP94
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A wonderful place for fresh baked goodies. Wonderful aromas & delicious samples of fresh baked goodness.

Thank Rlcdfox
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This is one of those places where you get what you expect. It's a high volume location located on the main level in Grand Central Terminal. There is ALWAYS a line. But service is quick and quality is consistent. You are not likely to be...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

... I commute to NYC every day, and occasionally stop by fora bagel or a Danish. The measure of a good cheese Danish is the quality of the filling- it must be like NY cheesecake- and the dough must be buttery like a good croissant....More

1  Thank reginalampert
Reviewed 31 December 2016

After trudging all over a cold NYC in December, it was great to head through Grand Central and score a hot coffee and two warm bagels from the nice folks at Zaro's. The coffee was great, the bagels were excellent, prices were fair, and the...More

Thank HalClarke
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Stopped for a sandwich. It was not great. A piece of cheese and two pieces of turkey (no veggies, mayonnaise, mustard etc included) on bread. There was nobody else in line and they had trouble getting it right. I am not impressed and would not...More

Thank 2HVTRAV4
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were in Grand Central Station right a noon. Zaro's staff works quickly to get you the food you ordered. Seating is a problem because it is in the very busy food court. The sandwiches we ordered were tasty and fresh.

Thank The_Missing_One
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
Nearby Restaurants
Shake Shack
1,356 reviews
.03 miles away
Pershing Square
1,880 reviews
.04 miles away
Grand Central Oyster Bar
3,750 reviews
.03 miles away
Great Northern Food
102 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Grand Central Terminal
32,323 reviews
.04 miles away
Chrysler Building
2,470 reviews
.13 miles away
Gotham Bicycle Tours
17 reviews
.05 miles away
Grand Central Market
518 reviews
.10 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Zaro's Bread Basket staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
05:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5503
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-292-0160
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing