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Smile of The Beyond Restaurant

8614 Parsons Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11432-3314
+1 718-739-7453
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“new york” (2 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8614 Parsons Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11432-3314
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

So this isn't one of the New York glitzy, glamorous restaurants but it does make up in food, service and atmosphere. Food - simple but tasty and filling and their smoothies are excellent. I recommend the Simple Smile. Service - really good. Meal is served...More

1  Thank Carla M
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Great Greek salad I fully enjoyed. Place was clean and the guys were helpful and friendly. The wraps were also great

Thank Hugh G
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Docks is a delicious seafood restaurant 2 blocks from Grande Central Station. I liked it so well came back twice. Once for cocktails and the other for dinner. The service is very good. But the seafood is fresh off the boats and I liked particularly...More

Thank nathansG7104WH
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Smile of the Beyond is a vegetarian diner/restaurant. It's small and has a great vibe. ...Its wonderful food and calming atmosphere makes for a perfect breakfast to start a busy day. Great service as well!!

1  Thank Forestmorgan
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I love this little place! It has been there for 40+ years and you can see why. Really good wholesome food, perfect omelettes, burgers, smoothies, fresh squeezed juice, great pancakes, and delicious organic coffee- not to mention the sweet cold brew too! Worth a visit...More

Thank AnuraktaONeill
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Don't let the colour scheme fool you: even if you are a big fan of eating meat, Smile of the Beyond offers excellent food at a great price. The place itself is kind of kitchy. There are quotes about leading a balanced life on the...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I visited with a customer who is vegetarian. The only reason I picked this venue was based on many positive reviews. Here's what you need to know about this restaurant---- This is a cash only restaurant. While they don't serve meat/animal proteins, they do serve...More

1  Thank Daveflstc07
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Dont let its exterior put you off. This place looks quite simple, but the food is surprisingly good. The fully-vegetarian restaurant has a large selection of breakfast / brunch styled meals, with smoothy options as well as hot drinks.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This little vegetarian diner is a hidden gem. It would qualify as "cozy". Food is quite good blended with a lovely spiritual vibe. Good coffee. Great smoothies.

1  Thank Pradhan B
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I have finally made my first visit after wanting to come eat here for the last couple of years. I suddenly forgot it was a vegetarian place when I was ordering and asked for bacon. I got a funny looking papery strip painted in pink....More

1  Thank JBasilio
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$9
Brunch, Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8614 Parsons Blvd, Jamaica, NY 11432-3314
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Jamaica
  • Phone Number: +1 718-739-7453
The Smile of the Beyond is a vegetarian diner specializing in the simple joy of breakfast and lunch. Popular menu items include the Mediterranean Omlette, Steakburger, Huevos Rancheros, Breakfast Special and, of course, our Fresh-Squeezed Juices and Made-to-Order Smoothies.
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