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EJ's Luncheonette

1271 3rd Ave, Close to the 72nd Street crosstown bus, New York City, NY 10021-3657
+1 212-472-0600
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (18 reviews)
“pancakes” (17 reviews)
“burgers” (12 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1271 3rd Ave, Close to the 72nd Street crosstown bus, New York City, NY 10021-3657
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the large portions and delicious breakfast at EJ's! This meal can keep you going for a whole day!

Thank 100Sharone
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited EJ's when it was on the west side and twice now they it's on the UPper East side. Sunday morning and we got seated right away when it was fully packed. Food comes quick and people move out of their seats quickly....More

Thank Sally F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very crowded on the weekends but on a rainy night I decided to try one of their mid-week Blue Plate Specials - the Thanksgiving Turkey Dinner. Very good deal with 2 sides and a salad which ends up being a lot of food. Too stuffed...More

Thank Veri K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cheery yellow paint added to the feeling of deja vu. Ham and eggs, pancakes, omelettes and fresh squeezed orange juice makes me feel that traditional breakfast can be had in the upper east side. We had a wonderful server, polite and efficient. Prices were...More

Thank carolmK577FR
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We remembered EJ’s from our last visit 10 years ago and it hasn’t changed one bit! Imagine a choice of every American diner classic; flapjacks, bacon, eggs, home fries, fruit, real maple syrup, toast, coffee...nomnomnom!

1  Thank MrsMc-11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a great place the food is awesome the staff is very polite, this place nice and very clean

Thank Raphael J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

With 2 growing sons we needed an excellent breakfast to kick start the day. And we weren't disappointed. Excellent huge pancakes, waffles, sides of bacon, fruit on top. Or if eggs is your thing all options are available and the breakfast sampler was a great...More

1  Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

While taking a walk with my hubby in NYC we passed EJ Luncheonette & I mentioned that from the outside it looks like an old fashioned diner. My cousins said it was a good place to try for breakfast. So the following day we tried...More

Thank burgerbabe711
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

The food is actually nice but the staff is among the rudest I have experienced. Not at all friendly. Will not come back

Thank Eduarda T
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Went for brunch and was very delighted with overall experience. Place is very clean which is amazing considering the amount of food prep going on. We had a booth right next to the food prep area and enjoyed watching the comings and goings. Food came...More

Thank SMGleb
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1271 3rd Ave, Close to the 72nd Street crosstown bus, New York City, NY 10021-3657
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighbourhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: +1 212-472-0600
  • E-mail
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