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Murray Hill Diner

222 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4604
+1 212-686-6667
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“french toast” (21 reviews)
“home fries” (6 reviews)
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American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
222 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4604
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A decent enough breakfast although a little bland with good service in a good location. Nothing out of the ordinary but good enough for us to use a few times rather than pay hotel prices for breakfast. Tried a variety of dishes all of which...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place with atmosphere to have nutritious breakfast. Service was good, portions big enough, food is tasty. Definitely will recommend.

Thank Serg K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was good the service friendly and it was just down from the hotel. We only ate breakfast there and enjoyed the French toast, pancakes and the sausage links are over sized.

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were delighted to discover this diner a short walk from our hotel. It is just how you imagine a diner to be. The menu has a great selection, it's great value and the staff all delightful. Also it has a 'local' feel with not...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a find !!! Great breakfast stop. Good service, lovely food and cracking value for money. Would definitely head back here when we visit NYC again. More basic than the likes of Brooklyn Diner but still great.

Thank John L
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

fantastic place with great food.. We were served very quickly and everything tasted great.. the waffles are especially good!

Thank Matthew H
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We were looking to a quick inexpensive breakfast spot and came across Murray Hill Diner. We were seated and served quickly. Hit the spot for a solid base for the day. I would come back again. Just ordered eggs, bacon and toast, nothing fancy.. just...More

Thank Jessica N
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We wanted to try a local restaurant near our hotel. We chose this very retro (80s decor), but I found the food to be meh, mediocre, sub par and a bit pricey. The staff was nice, but the food just wasn't great. My son ordered...More

Thank LadyWanderLust
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Murray Hill Diner is a great breakfast option. It's well located a block from the 6-train 33rd Street subway station. The menu is extensive and the prices cheap. Portions are huge, typical for a diner. Brunch is available on the weekends starting at 11 am....More

Thank striker1064
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

We found this wonderful diner on our first expediction out very friendly and helpful staff. The food was to die for so hard to decide what to have found the short stack breakfast kept us going till mid afternoon.Went in for afternoon tea and cake...More

1  Thank sandraread65
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24 March 2015|
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Response from Graham R | Reviewed this property |
Great place for breakfast or lunch. Short stack of pancakes, bacon, maple syrup, corned beef hash and coffee around $12. Great value!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 22:00
06:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 222 Lexington Ave, New York City, NY 10016-4604
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-686-6667
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