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Big Daddy's

) #507 of 9,344 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ American,
239 Park Ave South, New York City, NY 10003-1403
+1 212-477-1500
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (11 reviews)
“tater tots” (32 reviews)
“burger” (48 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Diner
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
239 Park Ave South, New York City, NY 10003-1403
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun and upscale dinner. It is full of 60s and 70s memorabilia. Service is fast, friendly and professional. The menu is large and varied. It contains many items for breakfast, lunch and dinner. There are great burgers and shakes. I came for...More

Thank ronco0807
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're glad to hear that yo enjoyed your breakfast and overall Big Daddy's experience. We look forward to serving you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & I had breakfast upon arriving early to NYC. The food was awesome, Khaly D was our waiter and he was perfect👌🏼 Place is good for kids! Price was a little much, but what do you expect for NY

Thank Dorothy N
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! We're glad you enjoyed your experience at Big Daddy's! We'll pass on the compliments to your server and we're glad you enjoyed you food. We look forward to serving you again soon at Big Daddy's!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best Oreo milkshake ever.Try this place out on a very empty stomach as the meals are massive.Had pancakes and a shake.An American treat and must be tried.

Thank tn1para
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi! Thank you for the great comments! We always love to hear what our customers are thinking. We're glad you thought we had the best oreo milkshake ever!Thanks again and we look forward to serving you at Big Daddy’s again soon!

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Went for breakfast and to our surprise we could have anything we wanted on the menu! Best Bloddy Mary!! I had the Grilled Mac and Cheese!! Great meal and so much to choose from!! Try it out!!

Thank 2travellingstones
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great comments! We always love to hear what our customers are thinking. Thanks again and we look forward to serving you at Big Daddy’s again soon!

Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Sat morning. Good service and huge portions for breakfast. Good was delicious. Only wish we had room to try all of the yummy shakes. Loved the funky diner feel and decor. Recommend to family with kids or adults.

Thank TravelsWithKids44
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you for the wonderful comments! We hope that you will trying to try the rest of our shakes!!!

Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is a breakfast and dinner review: Decorated as an old style diner from the 70's, the walls are covered with memorabilia of the 60's, 70's, and 80's with a lot of photos from TV shows of that period. The staff works very well together,...More

Thank gebell
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi, thanks for coming and sharing your feedback! We hope that you will come back again soon!!!!

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We found the food really good and service was excellent. Highly recommend this diner for breakfast. The welcome was genuine and we went back the next day as the service was so friendly

Thank Clairefitz1
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thanks so much for the review. Coming back 2 days, now that is what we like to hear!!!!! We're so glad you enjoyed our breakfast, we serve it all day long!!!

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Caveat: I'm not big on Diners. I like soy or almond or coconut milk in my coffee...and I like really good coffee to start my breakfast. Big Daddy's didnt have any of these. That said, service was pretty good and my made to order omelette...More

Thank Carr B
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Hi, thank you for your feedback. We do serve soy milk - we apologize if we were out the day of your visit. We hope you will come again soon!

Reviewed 31 May 2017

We ate breakfast here twice during our four night trip to NY. Service was fast and friendly. Several GF options available. I enjoyed the goats cheese omelet. Good coffee, regularly topped up.

Thank geebLondon
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

Thank you so much for coming, we are honored that you dined with us twice, that is the ultimate compliment! We hope you'll visit us again next time you come to town!

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I had big hopes for Big Daddy's, we couldn't wait to try it out. Huge let down. We went for brunch, service very very slow. Food was ok, nothing delicious. No latte coffee available. Wifi code didn't work and server said he'd check and never...More

Thank nmninos
Julie Z, Guest Relations Manager at Big Daddy's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2017

I am truly sorry you had a disappointing experience at Big Daddy's. We take great pride in our food and service and we are always looking for ways to improve. We appreciate your honest feedback. We would like to make it up to you. Please...More

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LuisaKirchhof
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Response from BarbiYell | Reviewed this property |
Big Daddy's is a 50's style diner where you can get burgers, mac 'n cheese, pancakes, milkshakes, eggs, etc. all day and night.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 00:00
Thursday
08:00 - 00:00
Friday
08:00 - 05:00
Saturday
08:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 239 Park Ave South, New York City, NY 10003-1403
    (Between 19th and 20th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q & L trains to Union Square/14th Street.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Flatiron District
  • Neighbourhood: Flatiron District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-477-1500
  • E-mail
Description
It's always a party at Big Daddy's! Big tasty burgers, frosty shakes and totally awesome tater tots! We are a casual, fun, cool, hip, groovy, super delicious place to get a meal or a cocktail that is always sure to hit the spot. Open 7 days a week for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night munchies! It's always cool and hip with Big Daddy's!
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