Golden Diner is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

1. Golden Diner

8.7
123 Madison St (at Market St), New York, NY
Diner · Two Bridges · 34 tips and reviews

Michael A.Michael Anthony: We got the honey butter pancakes, Korean fried chicken wings, burger and chicken katsu club. The burger was worth it by itself but everything was amazing.

MarcMarc: GrubHub - NYC ExcitingNew Brgs Sept'19: Golden Chzbrger - feat. a blend of chuck, short rib, & brisket; Asn influences in form of a sesame-scallion milk bun & mushroom-kochujang sauce (spicy & funky)

Zach H.Zach Hamed: Pancakes (with berries) might be the best I’ve had in new york (even better than Clinton St. Baking Co). Chicken club and egg sandwich were also really good

Johny's Luncheonette is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

2. Johny's Luncheonette

8.6
124 W 25th St (btw 6th & 7th), New York, NY
Diner · Chelsea · 211 tips and reviews

Manuel L.Manuel Lopez-Leon: I had a Do Me An Ava Sandwich and loved it! 👅 (Pastrami, Swiss,‏ Bacon, and Russian Dressing on Hero)

Byron B.Byron Brewer: Make sure you get a fist bump from Johny before you leave.

Andrew F.Andrew Fletcher: Get the King Kong!

S&P is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

3. S&P

8.5
174 5th Ave (at W 22nd St), New York, NY
Diner · Union Square · 11 tips and reviews

Noah W.Noah Weiss: My new home for lunch in nyc from the court st maestros. Pastrami Reuben and tuna melt perfection, and sized and priced reasonably for one. Cherry lime Ricky if you’re feeling wild.

Alèxia S.Alèxia Solé: Recommended by @foodiemagician on Instagram …

Alex R.Alex Robertson: didn’t love it back then and don’t love it now. Not a pastrami expert but no matter what it was kinda “sweet” for me

Mansion Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

4. Mansion Restaurant

8.2
1634 York Ave, New York, NY
Diner · Yorkville · 64 tips and reviews

Jimmy!Jimmy!: Brunch. Eggs Benedict to french toast and everything in between; worth it for the food and atmosphere.

Ruben B.Ruben Brosbe: The York Ave is without a doubt the best item on a very solid menu

Anna O.Anna Osgoodby: One of my favorite diners around the UES. The staff is great, the menu selection can't be beat and the food is delicious!

Ellen's Stardust Diner is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

5. Ellen's Stardust Diner

8.2
1650 Broadway (at W 51st St), New York, NY
Diner · Theater District · 449 tips and reviews

Ozgur K.Ozgur Karakus: Great Restorant you can go for breakfast, lunch or dinner. All time good place, with live music

Buck B.Buck Bobroff: This place is fucking noisy

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Very touristy but totally fun…like walking into a show tune from the 1950’s with singing waiters. If only the food were as enjoyable as the atmosphere.

Joe Junior is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

6. Joe Junior

8.2
167 3rd Ave (btwn 17th St & 16th St), New York, NY
Diner · Gramercy Park · 93 tips and reviews

Cel T.Cel Torres: Pancakes, french toast, eggs, ham, sausage, etc... simply, good breakfast food, pretty good coffee (I like mine strong), and a nice atmosphere with friendly staff

David S.David Schorr: This place is really called "Yo Yunior"

Bin Y.Bin Yang: Grab a counter seat and get a cheese burger. Fresh chuck, crisp char, and nice soft bun. Get your super juicy burger medium rare or rare and tell them to skip the plancha (aka don't press the burger)

Revelie Luncheonette is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

7. Revelie Luncheonette

8.0
179 Prince St (btw Thompson & Sullivan), New York, NY
Diner · SoHo · 1 tip

Noah W.Noah Weiss: Awesome French diner lunch experience: burger, onion soup, and salad all excellent.

Empire Diner is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

8. Empire Diner

7.9
210 10th Ave (btwn 22nd St & 23rd St), New York, NY
Diner · Chelsea · 127 tips and reviews

Brandvirtuoso A.Brandvirtuoso Aka MarieL: Amazing... Everything - upscale diner food. Yum

The New YorkerThe New Yorker: The patty melt is “refined but not annoyingly so, ... while also insuring the correct balance of crunch (toasted rye) and ooze (Swiss cheese and caramelized onions).” Read more.

Wilson Z.Wilson Zhou: Amanda Freitag combines the familiar flavors of poached peaches, raspberries, candied almonds, and vanilla ice cream in her newest dessert, Peach Melba. She's also offering a Peach Fuzz cocktail.

Manhattan Diner is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

9. Manhattan Diner

7.9
2532 Broadway (btwn 93rd St & 94th St), New York, NY
Diner · Upper West Side · 66 tips and reviews

Joseph C.Joseph Chagan: Had a great chef salad. Staff was very nice. Love the look of this place, very authentic diner.

Antoniocito D.Antoniocito Diaz Lindo Cabron: The service here is impeccable. Especially the tall waiter with the beard.

Sara A.Sara Alissa: If toast is an option, get the 7 grain! It is so good and you will not regret it. :). No nuts! Just grain and seeds.

Lexington Candy Shop Luncheonette is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

10. Lexington Candy Shop Luncheonette

8.1
1226 Lexington Ave (at E 83rd St), New York, NY
Diner · Upper East Side · 86 tips and reviews

Mary P.Mary P: Get the walnut cinnamon raisin french toast and don't forget the pure maple syrup!

Peter K.Peter Kaiser: Over priced iconic NYC bullshit.

USA TODAYUSA TODAY: This old-fashioned shop will give you a blast from the past. Try the Classic Strawberry shake. Read more.

La Bonbonniere is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

11. La Bonbonniere

8.1
28 8th Ave (btwn Jane St & 12th St), New York, NY
Diner · West Village · 123 tips and reviews

Andrew C.Andrew C: Classic dinner fare and friendly staff! I went with a cheeseburger and loved it.

Swen G.Swen Graham: Best greasy spoon diner in the neighborhood. Breakfast anything and the club sandwich are especially good.

Village VoiceVillage Voice: Winner of Best Breakfast in the Village Voice 2011 Best Of issue! Don't be fooled by the fancy French name - this place serves ideal diner food.

Sidney's Five is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

12. Sidney's Five

7.9
103 1st Ave (at E 6th St), New York, NY
Diner · East Village · No tips or reviews
Murray Hill Diner is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

13. Murray Hill Diner

7.8
222 Lexington Ave (at 33rd St), New York, NY
Diner · Rose Hill · 51 tips and reviews

Anna N.Anna Nakonechny: My fave diner outside NJ. Clean, homey, quiet. Perfect

Nick H.Nick H: Great breakfast wrap options.

Katie L.Katie Lynn: So CLEAN!!!! try the Belgian Waffles, eggs and ham!

Waverly Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

14. Waverly Restaurant

7.7
385 Avenue of the Americas (at Waverly Pl), New York, NY
Diner · West Village · 107 tips and reviews

RubylaRubyla: Pancakes & old fashioned French toast are excellent!

Varun S.Varun Shetty: Best diner in the city. Come late and become friends with Kumar and Bobby

Caitlin C.Caitlin Coburn: Waverly melt. Delicious. Nom Nom Nom

Bus Stop Cafe is one of The 15 Best Diners in New York City.

15. Bus Stop Cafe

7.9
597 Hudson St (Bethune St), New York, NY
Diner · West Village · 51 tips and reviews

Diana P.Diana Pardue: Great breakfast food including French toast, waffles, omelettes and brunch food. Good service, friendly staff.

Nick B.Nick Bhutani: Love the veggie burger!

A S.A S: This place has a great, quiet atmosphere, and is open at 6am. Recommended.