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Address: E 72nd St, New York City, NY 10021
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+1 212-517-2233
12:00 - 15:45
17:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:45
17:30 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 15:45
18:00 - 21:00
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Quick & Cheap Breakfast

I grabbed a chocolate filled scone and hot chocolate at the little cafe inside, and it was the perfect start to my morning in Central Park! It was really quick, cheap, and casual... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wichita, Kansas
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Monroe, New York
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45 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Tried to surprise wife with something romantic and ran across the Gondola ride. It was great. $45 for half hour. Gondolier was great. Did some tour guide stuff about Central Park and sang a little. Going around the lake you're a celebrity. Prob more because the other boats are self rowing and you are getting pushed around while you relax.... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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163 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I grabbed a chocolate filled scone and hot chocolate at the little cafe inside, and it was the perfect start to my morning in Central Park! It was really quick, cheap, and casual, I sat outside while I ate. They had quite a bit to choose from, and they switched from breakfast to lunch at 11am. This is separate from... More 

Thank MrsCain811
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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131 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

perfect setting. middle of it all in nyc. service- staff nice harried and super slow. wait time for food ridiculous. wait time to to your wait person, ridculous. food mediocre at best. know what you are getting. a nice iconic place

Thank dawn m
Istanbul, Turkey
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place as in american movies:) We had breakfast, it's a bit expensive but the place is no nice. Find a seat outside, near the lake when thw weather is nice. You'll enjoy! Eggs benedict recommended!

Thank Ceyda K
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to me by friends whose taste in food is usually good. The first thing that comes to mind when you go in is OTT. Tables are set with linen cloths, flowers and cutlery and the waiting staff wear striped ties making it look a bit like an exclusive club. I would class the welcome as professional... More 

Thank andiedan
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43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

A great way to look at Central Park but rowing on the lake instead of strolling in the park! We went there Thursday afternoon (Easter Week). There was a line getting in but it moved fairly quickly. The rental price was ok for a family of 4, just $15 and hour plus $20 deposit (you get it back if you... More 

Thank NetoA5
Montgomery, Texas, United States
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Timeless place in Central Park. Of all the great food to choose in New York. This is one worth the wait. The french toast was excellent!

Thank Dan D
New York City, New York
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1,586 reviews
618 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 380 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I often go here to meet neighbors for Friday afternoon cocktail hour and some outrageous food. I also come here with friends fir weekend brunches. Another wonderful thank by to do you s to take a row boat out with grandchildren and row around the Water. A great family outing and then lite dinner in the boathouse.

Thank Allan S
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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46 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I had the twin hamburgers and my wife had the Halibut special. The Halibut was well prepared but weak on flavor. The hamburgers, while receiving rave reviews from the waiter, was generic at best. The service was almost good, just a half step off what it should of been. The table tops are particle board, covered by double table clothes,... More 

Thank pedwatt
Boston, Massachusetts
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195 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The Loeb Boathouse is a really touristy place, but nonetheless was actually a pleasant experience. The view of the park and the pond is beautiful, the service was polite (albeit a bit slow), and the food was decent to good. I recommend the crabcake appetizer and the fish and chips for a main.

Thank Dimitrios D

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