French-inspired comfort food in a Clinton Hill diner. Burgundy leather booths and a checkerboard tile floor make for a refreshing break from Brooklyn’s reclaimed wood fetish. The moules pouti... read more
Legendary Prospect Heights diner expands to the boardwalk. Still family run, taking along hospitality experience that dates back to 1936. Breakfast is the meal to hit (things are wrapping up by din... read more
After fourteen years of bringing comfort food love to Seventh Avenue, this fine diner opens a spin-off. Prime corner spot with outdoor seating, retro-chic digs. Menu gets a revamp for new locale, b... read more
Mathieu Palombino does for diner grub what his Motorino did for pizza. Reubens, burgers, and onion rings cover your comfort food cravings. As this is the modern Bowery, find also: raw bar, steamed ... read more
Julian Medina’s Latino mini-empire (Toloache, Yerba Buena) adds a Cuban diner to the mix. Spruced-up luncheonette with checkerboard floors, cushy booths, long marble bar. Pull up to a s... read more
One stop shop for greasy, gritty diner food to settle your hangry stomach. Standard NY diner fare: omelets, egg sandwiches, challah french toast. Starting at 5am, it opens just as the nightclub wor... read more
Super-comfortable neighborhood diner. Casual, kind of malt shoppe feel from brick walls, pressed tin ceilings, wood seats. Look to the laminated menu for page after page of slightly classed-up dine... read more
Gooey mac-n-cheese, sweet potato fries, and fried chicken with waffles served 24 hours. Staff is known for falling behind, service is generally sub-par. Simple setup, close-spaced tables. Outdoor s... read more
Neon legend illuminating busy East Williamsburg corner since the '70s. Still has a classic diner vibe, although recent makeover has glammed it up some. Food's not much, but there's plenty to choose... read more
Vintage beacon for late-night Bensonhurst revelers. Reliable diner fare doesn't warrant a special trip (despite hefty Greek omelettes), although Rainbow Cake does. A peacock's spectrum of colored a... read more
Hollywood retro meats Manhattan classic. Counter manned by classic New Yawk Italian man in a white T with a heart-shaped tattoo. Split pea soup, western omelettes, hashbrowns highlights classic din... read more
This 24/7 kitschy and funky American diner is an East Village landmark; when it opened in 1983, it transformed St. Marks Pl. from a danger zone into a bohemian-filled dining and relaxing mecca. Tho... read more
A Norman Rockwell scene, except for the adolescent boys slinging treats in Rocawear and trucker hats. Malts, shakes, and egg creams made with life-affirming homemade ice cream and big gobs of nosta... read more
Hot Russian girls flipping standard diner menu in old-timey, hipster fave. Classic chrome and banquette greasy spoon down by the bay. Ruski equivalent of Kellogg's Diner in Williamsburg. Tight peop... read more
Take a trip down South in this casual Hell's Kitchen hot spot. Intimate atmosphere makes sipping milkshakes and cocktails a double treat. read more
Family-run Polish diner somehow surviving mass turnover on Bedford. Bestest breakfast around isn't hurting their chances. Omelettes, kielbasa, kasha, and fresh-squeezed juices get things started. F... read more
Bait and switch in the name here, as maître d's and $20 chopped salads aren't exactly the stuff of BK lunch counters. Strong on classics, name-checks a chunk of Kings County sub-tribes. Pastr... read more
Pearl Street institution. Best cheeseburgers and curly fries in the Financial District, plus all-day-long breakfasts. Everything a diner should have: comfy booths, fast and friendly service, delic... read more
Affordable, upscalish diner a big hit with Columbia folk. Morningside mornings start with make-your-own three-egg omelettes. Luncheonette middays cover BLTs and quiches of the day. Rotating daily s... read more
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Appointment-only, hour-long guided shopping experience. Second show...