Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in New York City, according to Tripadvisor

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July 27, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in New York City, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness. And when it comes to the most important meal of the day, few people are on the fence about their favorite go-to spots. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants for breakfast in New York City on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Jack's Wife Freda

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (975 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Mediterranean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 226 Lafayette St, New York City, NY 10012-4027
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#29. Tompkins Square Bagels

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (210 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 165 Avenue a Corner of 10th St., New York City, NY 10009-4509
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#28. Leo's Bagels

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (386 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 3 Hanover Sq Frnt 6, New York City, NY 10004-2615
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#27. Ess-a-Bagel

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,743 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 831 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-7532
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#26. Sandwicherie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (265 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 202 E 42nd St, New York City, NY 10017-5808
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#25. Veselka

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,041 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: European, Russian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 144 2nd Avenue at East 9th St., New York City, NY 10003
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#24. Baz Bagel and Restaurant

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (292 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 181 Grand St, New York City, NY 10013-3734
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#23. Ess-a-Bagel, Inc.

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (664 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 324 1st Ave, New York City, NY 10010-5611
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#22. Two Hands

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (363 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Cafe, Australian
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 164 Mott St, New York City, NY 10013-4277
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#21. Bibble & Sip

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (333 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 253 W 51st St, New York City, NY 10019-7593
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#20. Andrew's Coffee Shop

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,287 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 463 7th Ave Corner of 7th Ave and 35th Street, New York City, NY 10018-7604
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#19. The Bluebell Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (271 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 293 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10010-5502
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#18. Fiat Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (374 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Italian, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 203 Mott St Frnt B, New York City, NY 10012-4562
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#17. Toasties

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (217 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 148 W 49th St, New York City, NY 10019-6828
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#16. Russ & Daughters Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (682 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 127 Orchard St, New York City, NY 10002-3103
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#15. Tisserie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (518 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 870 7th Ave Park Central Hotel, Between W 55th & W 56th St, New York City, NY 10019-4369
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#14. Barney Greengrass

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (562 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Eastern European, Israeli
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 541 Amsterdam Ave 86th Street, New York City, NY 10024-2803
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#13. Westway Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,321 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 614 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10036
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#12. Blue Dog Cookhouse & Bar

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (458 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Bar
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 308 W 50th St Worldwide Plaza, New York City, NY 10019-6629
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#11. Times Square Diner & Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,344 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 807 8th Ave, New York City, NY 10019-7418
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#10. Blank Slate Coffee + Kitchen NoMad

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (230 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 121 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10016-7033
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#9. Zucker's Bagels & Smoked Fish

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (360 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 370 Lexington Avenue, New York City, NY 10017
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#8. Russ & Daughters

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,166 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Deli
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 179 E Houston St There Are Three Russ & Daughters: The Store on Houston and the Cafe on Orchard Street, New York City, NY 10002-1024
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#7. Little Collins

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (474 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 708 3rd Ave, New York City, NY 10022-3603
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#6. Johny's Luncheonette

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (418 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 124 W 25th St Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10001-7421
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#5. Brooklyn Bagel & Coffee Company

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (483 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 286 8th Ave Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10001-4872
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#4. Best Bagel and Coffee

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,644 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Price: $
- Address: 225 W 35th St Frnt A, New York City, NY 10001-1904
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#3. Bagels & Schmear

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (251 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 116 E 28th St, New York City, NY 10016-8402
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#2. Broadway Bagel

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (248 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 2658 Broadway Ny 10025, New York City, NY 10025-5023
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#1. Liberty Bagels Midtown

- Rating: 5.0 / 5 (299 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (5.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 260 W 35th St, New York City, NY 10001-2503
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