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Roxy Diner

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694 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7100
+1 212-575-9700
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07:00 - 01:00
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Hackensack, New Jersey
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189 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The chicken wings were just ok, the french onion soup was great with extra cheese. The hamburgers are dry and the salads are ok

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Thank RLF724
Vancouver, Canada
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38 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Service was subpar. Waiters were inattentative. It seemed like they were more interested in watching the soccer game on t.v. than serve the guests. I guess they don't need to work that hard to earn tips considering a relatively high automatic gratuity is included on the bill. Food was ok except for the lettuce with brown edges and a couple... More 

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Thank Play_It_Sam
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We had a wonderful experience at Roxy's! We all ordered a different dessert and all 6 were delicious! The NY cheesecake with cherries was my favorite, but the red velvet cheesecake was very good, too. The coffee at Roxy's is also good; it is served at a nice temperature and was a nice balance - not weak, but not bitter.... More 

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Thank PTew
Niagara Falls, Canada
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We walked in and found a booth that could seat 6 immediately because there were only three others in the entire diner. We needed to use the restroom before ordering and was ushered upstairs. Just looking at the steps and the dirt ground into the carpet was alarming. Further inspection showed a disgustingly dirty place. The second floor had a... More 

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Thank Teena A
Belfast, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Poor service. Waited over 1/2 hour for a simple breakfast. Once it did arrive order was not right. Husband got served sausages instead of bacon. Rather than wait any longer didn't raise this. Food was average but not worth the wait

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Thank ShaunaP
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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100 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I used to go to the Roxy for breakfast when it was located in Times Square. I found it by chance in their new location in 8th Ave and 44th St. I even say hello to one of the old waitres. The food is good as well as the service. Nothing fancy but following tradition.

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Thank Braulio G
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Went as so close to the Phantom Theatre. The Waitresses were very friendly but suffered from relying on their imperfect memory rather than their pads. Food very poor & overpriced. Doubt we would return even if we come back to NY.

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Thank Peter W
leawood, kansas
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425 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Dined after attending Broadway show. Roast beef was poor quality, very tough. Spouse got ill from eating turkey sandwich (cheese.). Good dessert, nice server. But food below average.

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Thank colesloough
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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176 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

If you don't know any better you might think this is a real New York restaurant for New Yorkers. You'd be wrong. The food is average and greatly overpriced

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Thank Lsbtravel1
Orlando, Florida
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117 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I get that your a captive when you have a little time before a show, but the prices for a BLT you can get elsewhere are double... I had a greek salad for $14.. the BLT with fries was $14... and it really needs an upgrade.. and a good swiffer.

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Thank rollerbladerny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 01:00
Saturday
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 694 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10036-7100
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-575-9700

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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