New York, New York - Cafés

There's more to a "café" than just coffee, as New York is sure to show you. Whether you're craving a cup of joe, a fantastic pastry, or a unique restaurant, there's a cafe for you. Stop in and enjoy some of New York's finest drinks and food.


This Michelin-rated venue is led by the culinary team of renowned chef Vikas Khanna, presents a menu that reflects the diversity of India. It is steeped in the classics with deft touches of modernity. Chef Vikas and the team adhere to the universal principles of fine cuisine in only buying the freshest of the fresh and treating each ingredient with reverence. The produce, meat, fish and poultry used at Junoon are all as locally sourced, sustainably produced and organically raised as they can obtain. Their guiding principle is to present a varied and intriguing seasonal menu brought from the farm to the table as perfectly as possible.

Address27 West 24th Street, Chelsea, New York
Opening hoursSaturday and Sunday from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
More InfoDeluxe Brunch Package Includes ($40/Person): One Appetizer, Main Course Entree, and Dessert per Diner, Appetizers include: House Salad, Carrot Soup, Paneer Pancakes, Piri Piri Shrimp and Lamb Boti Kabob, Main Dishes include: Fish & Shellfish, Poultry, Lamb, Duck Gushtaba, Goat and a Large Selection of Vegetable Entrees, Desserts Include: Cardamom Kulfi or Brown Butter Banana Tart, Unlimited Specialty Cocktail of the Weekend


The simple elegance of SideBAR speaks to its redefinition of a genre. This chic sports bar with urban attitude is centered on an incredibly ornamented bar and a panoramic view of Gramercy. Sidebar offers sophisticated, American Cuisine including seasonal sangria.

Address120 East 15th Street, Union Square, New York
More InfoSideBAR Lunch Package Includes ($10/Person): Mixed Green Salad with Choice of Tuna or Grilled Chicken Each, Hamburger, Turkey Burger or Personal Pizza (when available) Each, Two Bud Light Draft Beers or Soft Drinks Each

Gansevoort Park Rooftop

Set twenty stories above Manhattan, Gansevoort Park Rooftop is a sky-high oasis offering six distinct venues with unhindered views of the Empire State Building and other iconic New York architecture. Unique features include a rooftop pool, indoor and outdoor fireplaces, a patio, wrap-around terraces, handcrafted mosaic tiling and customized ethereal artwork by Deborah Anderson.

Address420 Park Avenue South, Gramercy Park, New York
Phone+1 212 317 2900

Southern Hospitality

The term 'southern hospitality' refers to the long-held idea that the people of the Southern states are particularly warm and welcoming. They use proper local etiquette, respectfully refer to one's elders as Sir or Ma'am, open doors for ladies, invite guests into their homes for meals. All of this takes place in a true New York City setting, with a bar area that boasts a suite of flat-screen TVs. And it's all the vision of one gentleman dedicated to bringing sexy back: the one and only Justin Timberlake, along with his longtime friends Eytan Sugarman and Trace Ayala. Ya'll will love it!

Address645 Ninth Avenue, Midtown West, New York
Opening hoursMonday-Friday from 12 p.m.-3 p.m.
More InfoFamily Style Lunch Package Includes ($25/Person): Three Course Family Style Barbecue Lunch Including, Two Shared Appetizers: Spinach & Artichoke Dip, Pulled Pork Sliders, Philly Cheesesteak Egg Rolls, Fried Pickles and others, Two Shared Sides: Potato Fries, Onion Strings, Baked Beans, Tater Tots and others, Two Shared Entrees: Memphis Spare Ribs, Slow Smoked Brisket, BBQ Chicken or Southern Fried Chicken, Unlimited Non-Alcoholic Drinks **Available Weekdays from 12PM to 3PM Only

Manhattan Proper

This Tribeca gastropub and sports bar features 50 seats and five 70-inch flat-screen televisions. The chef-inspired menu is known for it's twist on modern comfort food plates such as sweet chili calamari, parmesan truffle fries, black and blue burger, semillon shrimp pasta, etc. The drink menu includes local brewed beers, an extensive wine selection, and signature cocktails. Manhattan Proper is a gastropub sports bar and has been described as "an oasis in a food desert"

Address6 Murray Street, New York
Opening hoursMonday-Friday from 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
More InfoProper Dining Package Includes ($25/Person): One Signature Burger, Sandwich or Salad, One Side of House Salad or Fries, Two Drinks with a Choice of Domestic Draft Beer, House Wine or Mixed Well

Veniero’s Pasticceria & Caffe

Veniero’s was voted "Best Desserts in New York City" in 2010, it has been an Italian pastry heaven since 1894. With its Italian marble floors and stained glass ceilings, you can enjoy your espresso or cappuccino, homemade biscotti or cannoli and pretend you’re in Rome.

Address342 E 11th St, New York
Phone+1 212 674 7070
More InfoBtw First and Second Aves

City Bakery

This is a part bakery, part café, coffee bar and cafeteria in Union Square. These boys create seasonal menus from locally-grown and organic materials from the farmer’s market two blocks away. They serve the best hot chocolate in town with homemade marshmallows.

Address3 West 18th Street, New York
Phone+1 212 366 1414
More InfoBetween 5th and 6th Aves

Café Angelique

Café Angelique is a popular café with a European vibe located in the picturesque and charming Greenwich Village. They claim to have the best pastries in New York.

Address49 Grove Street, New York
Phone+1 212 414 1400
Opening hours6 a.m.- 11 p.m., 7 days a week

Pink Pony

This is a hip and happening yet casual French bar and café on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, serving American, Moroccan and French dishes. With a full wine list, beer, port and champagne this is the quintessential Bohemian hangout.

Address176 Ludlow Street, New York
Phone+1 212 253 1922
Opening hoursOpen daily 11 a.m. - 2 a.m.


This is more a dessert restaurant than a café. Since 2003, they have served innovative and fun desserts and are now also providing some of NYC's top restaurants with their delicacies. Order a fixed menu of desserts and let the sommelier suggest wines for them.

Address203 East 10th Street, New York
Phone+1 212 995 9511
More InfoLocated between 2nd and 1st Avenues, close to the Astor Place subway station


Located in Yorkville on the Upper East side, DTUT is an excellent coffee shop that serves more than a cup of coffee. They offer speciality drinks, like chai teas, espressos, and lattes, as well as carbonated drinks, wine, and cocktails. Make sure to grab a sandwich or share some chocolate fondue while enjoying excellent drinks.

Address1744 2nd Avenue, New York
Phone+1 212 410 6449
Opening hoursSunday-Thursday: 7a.m. - 12a.m.; Friday-Saturday: 7am/m - 2a.m.

Ayza Wine & Chocolate Bar

Ayza Wine & Chocolate Bar is a definite New York City treat. If you are a chocolate lover or a drink enthusiast, make sure to stop by either Ayza location in Midtown or West Village. Their dining menu is complemented by cheese platters, chocolates, desserts, and an excellent drink menu.

AddressMidtown: 11 West 31st Street, New York, NY 10001; West Village: 1 7th Avenue South, New York, NY 10014
Phone+1 212 714 2992 (Midtown) / +1 212 365 2992 (West Village)
Opening hoursMonday-Thursday: 11a.m. - 12a.m.; Friday-Saturday: 11a.m. - 1a.m.; Sunday: 5p.m. - 11p.m.

Café Lalo

Featured in the movie "You've Got Mail," Café Lalo is a New York City landmark. It is the perfect place to go before or after a movie or a theatre production. The café features fantastic coffees, alcoholic beverages, breakfast and dinner foods, and over 100 hundred fresh baked cakes, tarts, and pastries.

Address201 West 83rd Street, New York
Phone+1 212 496 6031
Opening hoursMonday-Thursday: 8a.m. - 2a.m.; Friday: 8a.m. - 4a.m.; Saturday: 9a.m. - 4a.m.; Sunday: 9a.m. - 2a.m.; Holiday hours vary

Bouchon Bakery

In Bouchon Bakery, it feels as though you have entered Paris. At your fingertips are delicious selections of soups, salads, entrées, and desserts, as well as a fully patisserie next door. Grab some pastry to back to your hotel room and enjoy later. Bouchon Bakery has two New York City locations - Timer Warner Center and Rockefeller Center - to serve its many boulangerie-esque lovers.

AddressTime Warner Center: 10 Columbus Circle #3, New York / Rockefeller Center: 1 Rockefeller Plaza, New York
Phone+1 212 823 9366 (Time Warner Center) / +1 212 782 3890 (Rockefeller Center)
Opening hoursMonday-Saturday: 8a.m. - 9p.m.; Sunday: 8a.m. - 7p.m. (hours are the same for both locations)

Abraço Espresso

Abraço Espresso is renowned for their olive oil cake as well as their bakery offerings that feature on the freshest ingredients from the local farmer's markets. Breakfast begins at 8a.m., and small plates and prix-fixe items are served around noon. They have as diverse a pastry menu as they do a coffee one, so come and enjoy some delicious food.

Address86 East 7th Street, New York
Opening hoursTuesday-Saturday: 8a.m. - 6p.m.; Sunday: 9a.m. - 4p.m.

Cupping Room Café

Opened in 1977, Cupping Room Cafe has served as a bar, restaurant, and bakery simultaneously ever since. They feature breakfast, brunch, and dinner menus and have happy hour every Monday to Friday from 5p.m. to 8p.m. Their breakfast menu features pastries, pancakes, waffles, and omelets; for dinner, enjoy a delicious burger, salad, or sandwich and a great hand-crafted coffee.

Address359 West Broadway, New York
Phone+1 212 925 2898
Opening hoursMonday-Friday: 7:30a.m. - 12a.m.; Saturday-Sunday: 8a.m. - 12a.m.

PicNic Market & Café

If you're looking for unique food with a French flair, try PicNic Market and Café. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily with fantastic American, French, and European style items. They are well known by Zagat's, Michelin, and "Lonely Planet's" Top Five Eats. Reservations are recommended, especially if you want to enjoy their tasting menu.

Address2665 Broadway, New York
Phone+1 212 222 8222
Opening hoursMonday-Sunday: 9a.m. - 11p.m.

Brooklyn Roasting Company Roastery & Espresso Lab

The Brooklyn Roasting Company is serious about its coffee, and that is never more evident that with its Roastery & Espresso Lab. They still believe in roasting coffee with a French press. For a delicious, well-crafted, memorable cup of coffee, visit their Roastery & Espresso Lab.

Address25 Jay Street, Brooklyn, New York
Phone+1 718 855 1000
Opening hoursMonday-Sunday: 7a.m. - 7p.m.
Public TransportSubway: F train to York