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JR Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Midtown
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264 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-1408
+1 212-719-5694
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family had such a fun night at Junior's on our first night in NYC. It was really crowded, but that added to the excitement of the diner. The atmosphere and service were excellent. The food was fantastic, especially their corned beef and pastrami. The cheesecake is amazing! We would definitely recommend a stop at Junior's!

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Thank Anna B
Buffalo, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped really quick to get some new York style cheesecake. There is an entrance to the restaurant and a small spot to order some desserts togo/ eat outside (which is what we did) they have lots of different choices of cheesecake by the slice and for a whole. Also some black and white cookies, ruglach, and a few other... More 

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Thank dborden26
Manchester, NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a typical JR restaurant located in the lower level concourse of Grand Central Station New York City. Be prepared for quick service, and be willing to eat on small tables close to others. If you are all right with this, you will have a good meal. Ask for extra napkins, and you might want to use hand sanitizer... More 

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Thank Joe G
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We chose this as our breakfast restaurant of choice for our recent stay in NYC.....although only using it for breakfast it was open all day and was a cheesecake specialist to boot! We found the wait to get in...non-existant :) The service was fast friendly and excellent...the menu was varied and choices were good and for the centre of Manhattan... More 

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Thank Becky H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Food delicious, close to the hussle and bustle of New York. Love stopping by this restaurant after a good dance workout.

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Thank Diana S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We struggled with breakfast until we found this place and I wish we had have found it sooner, french toast with bacon is totally amazing, ill be visiting this more often when we go back lol.

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Thank stewill83
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Came here for pudding after dinner one night and no kidding the cheesecake slice was as big as my head.. Hahaha was amazing tho (red velvet cheesecake) couldn't finish it all as I was sooooo stuffed wasn't cheap tho me and my friend only had cake no drinks and it was over $20 Came for breakfast a few days later... More 

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Thank Amy R
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

fabulous milkshakes, grilled cheese and breakfast foods! My dad takes me to Juniors every time I visit and I always enjoy it! Very nice decor, very yankee themed coming from a British person! Love it

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Navarre, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Kids burgers were really big. I had the bacon cheeseburger which was big and good bit expensive. I had a burger at a local diner that was just as big and good for half the price.

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Thank Myron C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

I'm so glad we tried the cheesecake. It was amazing. We loved it so much we got more for breakfast the next morning before leaving NYC!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 W 46th St, New York City, NY 10036-1408
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-719-5694

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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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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building, iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the affordable to the ultra-fancy. Visit the Rockefeller Center to experience towering Art Deco grandeur, and foodies will love the busy restaurants that stay open late in Koreatown. After dark, Midtown calms down a bit, but at any time of day or night it still feels 100% New York.
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