Friend of a Farmer

Friend of a Farmer

American Restaurant, Breakfast Spot, and Bakery$$$$
Gramercy Park, New York
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  • This American restaurant is famous for their omelettes. It's one of the most popular in the city!
  • Brittany B.
    "The French press coffee is delicious and the atmosphere is too cute"(16 Tips)
    NearSay NYC
    "We suggest the pumpkin pancakes, homemade granola, & Belgian waffles"(20 Tips)
    T B.
    "Can't go wrong with the Boomer Special."(6 Tips)
    Sally Y.
    "excellent local brunch place...all omelettes, apple pancakes"(7 Tips)
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  • Daniel P.
    Daniel Powell1 week ago
    Great pancakes and omelettes - cool atmosphere
  • Kevin G.
    Kevin Grant3 weeks ago
    Cute little breakfast spot. Line gets pretty nuts tho (like most NYC breakfast spots) so try and get there earlier. Everything I've had is good, and the coffee comes in a french press which is cute.
  • JetzNY
    JetzNYOctober 17
    Sit at the Bar Awesome Service Bag Hooks + Outlets to charge your phone!!
    Downvoted 3 weeks ago
  • JetzNY
    JetzNYOctober 17
    Blueberry Pancakes & Fresh Juices
  • JetzNY
    JetzNYOctober 17
    The Blueberry Pancakes are a MUST!
    Upvoted Oct 17
  • JetzNY
    JetzNYOctober 17
    Boomer Breakfast is the way to Go!
  • JetzNY
    JetzNYOctober 17
    Relaxing atmosphere great music selection Steely Dan Jackson Brown Fleetwood Mac created nice vibe
  • Jasdev
    JasdevSeptember 3
    Farmer's Market Omelette 💯
  • John P.
    John PaterakisSeptember 2
    Seriously long lines for weekend brunch, but if you arrive before 9:30 a.m., you should be seated almost immediately.
  • Kevin B.
    Dead flies clinging to the walls and overcooked food absolutely not worth it.
  • Mikahla V.
    Our seat was cramped and loud, there were dead bugs on the wall, and the food was overcooked and dry. An extremely disappointing experience.
  • Leanne Z.
    So fresh, tasty, pretty space.
  • Chet M.
    One of the best value dinners in the city. Fantastic home style American cooking in an intimate atmosphere.
  • Kip R.
    Kip RuppApril 15
    French press coffee, southwestern omelet, cheese grits - everything is great
  • Marisa W.
    Marisa WongApril 11
    Fantastic no matter the time of day. Eggs Benedict was great for breakfast, Shepherd's Pie was delicious for dinner.
  • Fee O.
    Fee OApril 9
    Large portion of omelette and home fries one a skillet.
  • Julia
    JuliaApril 5
    Crabs cake is a must!
  • Nigel H.
    Great place for breakfast/brunch. Try the eggs benedict with apple-smoked ham.
  • Eszter F.
    Amazing pumpkin pancake with walnuts, and the sirup!!! 😋
  • Natalie V.
    Natalie VegelFebruary 21
    Good food, the healthy farmer omelette and cornbread are delicious. However, for brunch it was a long wait and the hostess kept seating people in an odd order, definitely not first come first serve.
  • Ben M.
    Ben MackeyFebruary 19
    The line is pretty long on the weenends, but you won't wait too long if you're a couple. The boomer breakfast is great - scrambled eggs, pancakes, bacon and home fries. Great value for $17.
  • Alara
    AlaraJanuary 14
    No brunch during the weekdays. I recommend going there on the weekends, the menu is not that rich except brunch but everything is delicious.
  • Rodrigo N.
    Definitely order an omelette. Any of them are delicious. I cannot say the same for the eggs benedict with spinach. I'm not fan of pancakes, but their apple pancakes are the heaven, so good.
  • Salomon A.
    Salomon AskenaziNovember 18, 2016
    No host at the entrance, waiting for 10 minutes and then they tell me there is no breakfast! Worst place in NY.
  • Paul B.
    Paul BoothNovember 15, 2016
    French toast is very good
  • Michelle W.
    Michelle WilesOctober 27, 2016
    Can't go wrong w those pumpkin pancakes
  • Katelyn
    KatelynOctober 22, 2016
    Bread basket!
  • Antonio Luiz
    Antonio LuizOctober 16, 2016
    Service sucks, food is too sweet
  • Gunes U.
    Gunes UysalefeSeptember 11, 2016
    The service is awful!
  • Jenkin A.
    Jenkin A.September 3, 2016
    Food was very good. Service wasn't. Will def come back though.
  • Kathryn P.
    Kathryn PhillipsAugust 30, 2016
    Great brunch with good food and cuts atmosphere
  • Brittany B.
    Brittany BeisnerAugust 19, 2016
    Excellent breakfast! The French press coffee is delicious and the atmosphere is too cute
  • Yejee Arin C.
    Yejee Arin ChoiJuly 30, 2016
    Crab benny!
  • T B.
    T BJuly 13, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Cant decide on what you want? Can't go wrong with the Boomer Special. A little of everything
  • T B.
    T BJuly 13, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    The blueberry pancakes are outrageous.
  • T B.
    T BJuly 13, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Get there early on weekends before the line starts to form
  • Lauren T.
    Lauren TJuly 7, 2016
    Food and ambiance are great, but the service is soooo slow!!! Go ahead and ask for the check when you give your order if you want to get out in under 2 hours.
  • Francesc Z.
    Francesc ZacariasJuly 5, 2016
    The food was good, but the servings were really big and the price a bit on the up side (any meal + coffee will cost you well over 20$).
  • Sam H.
    Sam HJuly 1, 2016
    Great breakfast spot, but make a reservation. Can't go wrong with an omelette.
  • Stefanie R.
    Stefanie ReisJune 15, 2016
    Gorgeous spot, friendly staff, delicious eggs and fresh pressed juice. Not the cheapest one, but it worthwhile. Try the fried is farmer eggs. ;-)
  • Richard R.
    Richard RevillaJune 9, 2016
    Dinner was excellent and the decor inside gives it a very cozy feeling. Very reasonable prices for excellent quality.
  • C S.
    C SampleJune 5, 2016
    Stand in line to be seated
  • Kevin O.
    Kevin O'NeillJune 3, 2016
    Great farm to table options to go with smiling staff
  • Burcu A.
    Burcu AkilMay 10, 2016
    Amazing breakfast, we loved it
  • Malene H.
    Malene HaldMay 6, 2016
    Try the platter with homebaked loaves, two can share one. Large portions. Come early to get a table.
  • Christine T.
    Christine TaylorApril 27, 2016
    Never been here and had anything that wasn't good. All breads and biscuits for sandwiches are delicious and homemade. Wish I could buy just the bread on a regular basis.
  • Rebecca M.
    Rebecca MazzaApril 25, 2016
    Best place for brunch in the area. The fresh juices are amazing
  • Glenn D.
    Glenn DApril 19, 2016
    The salmon scrambled ordered soft no brown eggs was delicious, I hate brown on my eggs hence my apprehension about something under omelettes, but the waiter communicated my "needs" extremely well!
  • Devonta
    DevontaApril 11, 2016
    Great options for breakfast/ brunch. Hungry? Try the Working Farmer dish. Taste Amazing!
  • Ju
    JuApril 4, 2016
    Cutest place with great brunch
  • Emily Z.
    Emily ZodaMarch 4, 2016
    overall a good and hearty meal
  • Albert T.
    Albert TongFebruary 6, 2016
    Boomer special was great. I can see why they are known for their pancakes. Blueberry was awesome. Really cozy home atmosphere. #nom #nyc
    Upvoted Oct 17
  • Jag F.
    Jag FirerwalkerJanuary 31, 2016
    The blueberry pancakes are a must have no matter what you have before. BLUEBERRY PANCAKES!!
  • Agatha Y.
    Agatha YuJanuary 23, 2016
    Quite mediocre. But they do let you switch from home fries to fruit if you wanna be a bit healthier
  • K
    KJanuary 6, 2016
    Suggest you go for brunch. Absolutely was spot on & loved it. Tried it for Dinner- it was just ok. Food wasn't hot & slow service. Seemed pricy for what we got.
  • Christopher B.
    Christopher BDecember 27, 2015
    Very cozy and good food. Friendly service. Also their chocolate banana bread is awesome (they bake it on premises).
  • Grace H.
    Grace HDecember 27, 2015
    Very delicious cocktails and amazing pumpkin pancakes!!
  • Jillian
    JillianDecember 22, 2015
    The fluffiest omelettes in all the land.
  • Mad z.
    Mad zDecember 21, 2015
    Ivring place omelets, hot chocolate, super cozy
  • Ina L.
    Ina LiNovember 28, 2015
    Fresh local ingredients, great portion, simple flavored. Omelette all served in skillet :) try their corn beef Benedict
  • Justine B.
    Justine BloomeNovember 19, 2015
    Brilliant breakfast selection. I love their omelettes.
  • Atu B.
    Atu BNovember 18, 2015
    Very well for a healty natural breakfast, egg products are good
  • Mike S.
    Mike SchneiderNovember 5, 2015
    Great spot for breakfast
  • Bitches Who Brunch
    Bitches Who BrunchOctober 16, 2015
    The Bitches Say: B-. We had high hopes based on the ceaseless brunch line outside, but found it a bit over-hyped. The main dishes were tasty, but the small mistakes and inconsistencies added up. Read more
  • Christine D.
    Christine DesillesOctober 13, 2015
    Omelet spinach cheese and pumpkin pancakes
  • AJ H.
    AJ HallOctober 11, 2015
    Lamb meatballs!
  • Desmond F.
    Desmond F.October 8, 2015
    Portions are pretty big, the Boomer Special is a great deal
    Upvoted Oct 17
  • Peter G.
    Peter GentOctober 5, 2015
    Seriously had an amazing omelette. French press coffee FTW!
  • Travis B.
    Travis BloomOctober 4, 2015
    The pumpkin pancakes are incredible. The working farmer just might be the best omelette I've ever had. Well worth the wait
  • Kate Y.
    Kate YanSeptember 28, 2015
    Try the grilled vegetable with tofu plate.
  • Michael L.
    Michael LisovetskySeptember 27, 2015
    The omelette are delicious
  • Alan T.
    Alan TachikawaSeptember 20, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Pancakes are one of the best in the city. We prefer the pancakes here over Clinton or Prune.
  • Nicole Y.
    Nicole YoungAugust 20, 2015
    Service not great, food just ok 💁🏼
  • William H.
    William HubaAugust 19, 2015
    Great smoothies, pretty much just mashed fruit. Everything is super fresh.
  • Spotted by Locals - city guides by locals
    Go for the house-made bloody mary Read more
  • Jessica H.
    Jessica HeimJuly 24, 2015
    I loved the apple pancakes and the homemade juices are slightly expensive, but worth it.
  • Arin R.
    Arin RayJuly 19, 2015
    The rose club was amazing, all their food tastes fresh and crisp. Also the complementary apple cornbread was on point!
  • Chris B.
    Chris BruceJuly 14, 2015
    Solid for brunch, though not worth the wait you have to sit through on the weekends. Dinner was very meh.
  • Clara W.
    Clara WuJuly 6, 2015
    great brunch spot <3, beautiful location
  • Tudor M.
    Tudor MustataJuly 4, 2015
    Bloody Mary and salmon items
  • Sofia P.
    Sofia PapastamelosJune 21, 2015
    Cute a cozy place to grab lunch or dinner. Friendly service and a nice outdoor eating area in warmer months.
  • Arjumand B.
    Arjumand BonhommeJune 21, 2015
    Buckley's omelette was good, bacon was great!
  • Calvin M.
    Calvin MultanenJune 18, 2015
    Cute place to grab breakfast/brunch and people watch
  • Mafi S.
    Mafi Soto LeigueJune 12, 2015
    Pumpkin pancakes are amazing!
  • Mafi S.
    Mafi Soto LeigueJune 12, 2015
    Pumpkin pancakes are amazing!!!!! One of the best pancakes I've ever eaten!
  • Marta G.
    Marta GrzeszczykMay 30, 2015
    Breakfy beside being tasty and fresh (which was) should look nice.. Mine didnt look good.. And it was quite expensive.
  • Leigh Anne Z.
    Awesome waitstaff - we had someone on a time crunch and they gladly brought her food first and billed her separately, even during Saturday brunch!
  • Katelyn
    KatelynApril 13, 2015
    brunch is amazing. make sure you ask for their breadbasket for an awesome assortment of bread (including warm cornbread!)
  • Helen S.
    Helen ShakespeareApril 3, 2015
    Great omelettes, good portion, flavoursome. Atmosphere is very cosy, we got there for 9am and already very busy
  • Stephanie M.
    Stephanie MassineMarch 25, 2015
    The vegetarian pot pie is so good!
  • Lauren G.
    Lauren GoodwinMarch 25, 2015
    Try the edamame spaghettini!
  • İpek A.
    İpek A.March 23, 2015
    Such a great breakfast & brunch spot! All the eggs are great & delicious.
  • Lori K. h.
    Breakfast is so much better than any other meal here.
  • Lindsey B.
    Lindsey BergMarch 7, 2015
    Cool rustic decor and amazing food
  • Lee H.
    Lee HoffmanFebruary 28, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Awesome Caesar and Cobb salads - ask for a piece of honey whole wheat bread w them
  • lanamaniac
    lanamaniacFebruary 16, 2015
    Great atmosphere, tight seating but worth it for the food and service. I'll return!
  • VelvetCrate
    VelvetCrateFebruary 16, 2015
    Chicken Pot Pie for the soul. 🔥
  • Cheryl C.
    Cheryl ChoFebruary 15, 2015
    Chicken pot pie is great. Savory and feel-good filling
  • Jessie C.
    Jessie ChenFebruary 14, 2015
    Slightly overpriced but yummy!
  • Kris C.
    Kris CJanuary 21, 2015
    Eggs Benedict and pumpkin pancakes!
  • Diana P.
    Diana PearlJanuary 18, 2015
    The apple pancakes are to die for! Melt in your mouth with a slight crunch-- griddles to perfection.
  • Victor M.
    Victor MarquezJanuary 11, 2015
    Awesome place for brunch!
  • Josh F.
    Josh FriedlanderJanuary 6, 2015
    French press coffee
  • Lauren F.
    Lauren FurgasonJanuary 4, 2015
    Best for brunch - skillets and omelettes are always solid (faves are Healthy and Working farmer). Pancakes melt in your mouth. Cozy vibe and always friendly!
  • Paul
    PaulJanuary 1, 2015
    Nothing out of the ordinary. If you're in the neighborhood then it's worth a visit.
  • pipitu
    pipituDecember 25, 2014
    Today's special: Crabmeat omelette
  • Jen M.
    Jen MakulowichDecember 24, 2014
    Great brunch spot! Come early or you'll have to wait.
  • Sabina B.
    Sabina B.December 23, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Get the beet mashed potatoes and mac & cheese for the table. Great for brunch, their fresh juices are a little pricey but delicious.
  • Sam H.
    Sam H.December 12, 2014
    Great french toast. Can't go wrong here, though.
  • Kristen P.
    Kristen PeiranoDecember 7, 2014
    Such an amazing atmosphere
  • Frank E.
    Frank EspositoDecember 6, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Their French Press might be my favorite coffee in NYC.
  • Brittany G.
    Brittany GoodwynDecember 3, 2014
    It was pretty good. The pancakes had too much butter for me. The eggs and bacon were great .
  • Honghui Y.
    Honghui YuNovember 15, 2014
    They serve an amazing corned beef hash and the apple butter that comes with their English muffins is out of this world.
  • Stan B.
    Stan BashmashnikovNovember 14, 2014
    Super cozy, warm place. Great service. Feels like you're dining at a bed and breakfast in Maine. The Chicken Pot Pie is a must.
  • Melody G.
    Melody GambinoNovember 13, 2014
    Great pumpkin pancakes and bloody marys but not for the claustrophobic at heart
  • Roniel T.
    Roniel TesslerNovember 6, 2014
    Everything
  • Lauren S.
    Lauren SKNovember 6, 2014
    One of my favorite treasures in Gramercy. The food is out of this world and the decor is farm like and homey.
  • Nicolette R.
    Nicolette RomeroNovember 2, 2014
    Come for brunch, sit outside and enjoy their fancy coffee. Southwestern omelette = yum!
  • Linnea C.
    Linnea CornNovember 2, 2014
    Yummy cornbread with apple compote brought to the table.
  • Linnea C.
    Linnea CornNovember 2, 2014
    Nice spot to have a decent meal before a movie. Dinner starts with yummy cornbread and cinnamon apples. The tables and seating are really tight so expect frustrated waiters.
  • Sonia P.
    Sonia PersadOctober 25, 2014
    Special today was chorizo-tomato scrambled eggs -10 pts of yum. Homemade hot sauce is quite nice, tasty, with a tiny kick for Trinis. My French friend pronounced it quite hot and preferred the Tabasco
  • Josh B.
    Josh BerkowitzOctober 15, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Boomer special. Trust me.
    Upvoted Oct 17
  • Tom B.
    Tom BurnsOctober 11, 2014
    Nice omelette, but a little overpriced and lacking in full breakfast options
  • Nico V.
    Nico V.September 17, 2014
    Super homey interior delivers the right vibe for new American cuisine. Get the baked cookie dessert served in a skillet.
  • Alan M.
    Alan MooimanSeptember 8, 2014
    There are much more affordable and tastier brunch spots not far away, like in the East Village.
  • Sonia G.
    Sonia GrobmanSeptember 4, 2014
    Best French toast ever but they charge extra for bananas with out mentioning it. The bacon comes out really cool but is hard to split.
  • Jacqueline S.
    Jacqueline SheaAugust 25, 2014
    Rustic and charming atmosphere with delicious and hearty food
  • Cody L.
    Cody LevineAugust 24, 2014
    Pumpkin pancakes for the win.
  • RamtaJogi
    RamtaJogiAugust 23, 2014
    The working farmer Omlette was amazing.
  • Andy ⚓.
    Andy ⚓August 21, 2014
    Gramercy prices for Cobble Hill quality.
  • @soyrev
    @soyrevAugust 17, 2014
    this place sucked
  • Jane D.
    Jane DongAugust 15, 2014
    Eggs are so fluffy here! Also the chicken pot pie was larger than I expected.
  • Thomas V.
    Thomas Vander SticheleAugust 11, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    A decent enough brunch place with a killer four cheeses mac and cheese.
  • Christine W.
    Christine WongAugust 10, 2014
    the cookie with ice cream is delicious! :)
  • Kjell F.
    Kjell FischerAugust 9, 2014
    Wasnt really convinced by the food. Omlette was average, as was the service.
  • Erica C.
    Erica ChoiAugust 9, 2014
    Super cute space and really excellent brunch food. Always a tremendous line, but goes pretty quickly. Egg bennies and skillet dishes are spot on.
  • Alice N.
    Alice NamAugust 8, 2014
    pumpkin pancakes with french press coffee. not-so-crowded, cozy brunch place around union square
  • Josh B.
    Josh BerkowitzAugust 7, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    There's usually a line for weekend brunch, but you may be able to slip it if you're willing to sit at the bar.
  • Maxwell Z.
    Maxwell ZAugust 6, 2014
    You need to come before 11:30am on a Saturday if you don't want to wait over 30 minutes.
  • Collin M.
    Collin MarreroAugust 3, 2014
    Truly amazing. Flavors were impeccable. Fresh & cozy. A not so hidden gem in NYC (it was packed with a line down the block). But extremely worth it. Chicken & waffles special and crab Benedict...WOW!
  • Jen O.
    Jen O'NeillJuly 19, 2014
    People should hype up the bloody Mary's more. Homemade with a kick. 👌
  • Cesar A.
    Cesar AlbertoJuly 13, 2014
    Amazed with the place! Good service!
  • Christina R.
    Christina RosadoJuly 4, 2014
    Wifi password is farmer77. Blueberry pancakes are dope
  • Theresa L.
    Theresa LopezJune 16, 2014
    I personally would never come here again. They were beyond rude and felt so rushed. Both the hostess and the waitress were not customer friendly.
  • Santa D.
    Santa DimopulosMay 19, 2014
    Expensive,my omelette was tasteless( And I waited for that 25 minutes
  • Viv
    VivMay 18, 2014
    Disappointing brunch... Most ppl can cook better than this
  • Santa D.
    Santa DimopulosMay 18, 2014
    Expensive,not tasty at all and too long to wait(((
  • héloïse
    héloïseMay 2, 2014
    They were so confused about getting takeout. Don't recommend getting breakfast to go.
  • Compass
    CompassApril 25, 2014
    This place is packed for weekend brunch for good reason. Fluffy omelettes and farm-to-table produce keep locals coming back for intimate meals in the rustic brownstone.
  • Andrea G.
    tip for brunch
  • Tanner A.
    Tanner AnthonyApril 13, 2014
    Boomer is apple pancakes is everything
  • Nick B.
    Nick BrennanMarch 15, 2014
    Get there early if you don't want to queue!
  • Francis U.
    Francis UdlerMarch 9, 2014
    Good, you need to be in the mood for eggs. Wait is way too long, not sure if worth it.
  • Adalberto Aparecido F.
    Blueberry pancakes !!!
  • Sloan
    SloanFebruary 1, 2014
    The curry chicken salad is excellent. Get honey wheat toast on the side with it
  • Wyngspan
    WyngspanJanuary 24, 2014
    You will usually have to wait, but it is well worth it. We love the brunch! Did you enjoy your visit? Give it a trust rating: Read more
  • Laura K.
    Laura KinderJanuary 21, 2014
    Favorite is the Niçoise salad with salmon!
  • Gabi
    GabiJanuary 19, 2014
    Rude service crowded fair food
  • Gabi
    GabiJanuary 19, 2014
    Awful wait no brunch reservations tables tight push to order
  • Nina G.
    Nina GraziJanuary 10, 2014
    Get the French toast! It's made from their home baked cinnamon raisin bread! Insane
  • Cate M.
    Cate MooreJanuary 8, 2014
    Get a table upstairs by the cozy fireplace
  • Beril E.
    Beril EsenJanuary 6, 2014
    The ambiance is great. When you step into the restaurant, you feel as though you are in a farm. The service is also very fast! A must go.
  • Francis U.
    Francis UdlerJanuary 6, 2014
    Good brunch. Omelette selection is great and portions are big.
  • Katie M.
    Katie MandelJanuary 5, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Go for brunch, not for dinner.
  • Nancy L.
    Nancy LewisDecember 23, 2013
    Can't wait to try the apple pancakes. I've heard they are outstanding.
  • Ashley B.
    Ashley BDecember 22, 2013
    Best French toast I've had in a while! Get a spot at the bar from brunch and skip the wait.
  • Elizabeth O.
    Elizabeth OllisDecember 22, 2013
    Love the ambiance-so cozy. The food is fantastic! Shared the crab cakes, mussels, and mac&cheese for apps. Had the scallops for an entree - have never had bigger scallops. Try the apple pie! So yummy!
  • Tugce B.
    Tugce BarisDecember 21, 2013
    It is a really cool place.serving is pretty good.i strongly recommend:-)
  • Misha M.
    Misha MDecember 18, 2013
    Chicken Pot Pie is a warm party in your belly...
  • Jon M.
    Jon MacmillanDecember 17, 2013
    Came for dinner - the pork loin was very good. Cocktails are unique and tasty.
  • V G.
    V GuptaDecember 14, 2013
    French Toast with apple butter. Delicious.
  • Melissa R.
    Melissa RogersDecember 12, 2013
    Complimentary skillet-baked cornbread served with warm apple compote - drool.
  • MtoM
    MtoMDecember 6, 2013
    Sweet baby Christ, the Muzak.
  • jake f.
    jake furstDecember 1, 2013
    not what it used to be and I promise you can do much better for brunch. food came out barely warm, coffee was overbrewed and service was spotty.
  • Kate F.
    Kate FurstDecember 1, 2013
    Not that great. Food was fine but not special.
  • Patrick L.
    Patrick LewisNovember 25, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    The apple pancakes will make you reconsider what is good in this world. Awesome spot for brunch!
  • Lauren Rae A.
    Lauren Rae AustinNovember 23, 2013
    The pumpkin pancakes are the truth! Best ever! I don't even love pumpkin and am not huge on pancakes, but fell in love with these.. Mmmm. Perfection!
  • Jarrod M.
    Jarrod MillerNovember 16, 2013
    Great spot and pretty decent food. Was recommended this place by a local.
  • Alyssa
    AlyssaNovember 5, 2013
    for brunch: don't skip the bread basket, it's delish! omelettes are great, bacon super yummy and good bloody marys. can't go wrong here.
  • Mark F.
    Mark ForscherNovember 4, 2013
    Over-priced & disappointing. Waiters seemed overwhelmed, space upstairs was cramped & noisy, they "forgot" half our order, cocktails on the menu were the first I ever considered sending back. Skip it.
  • Pierre v.
    Pierre van MedgeOctober 22, 2013
    Very cute space, very good food. The flour-less chocolate cake is really a thick slice of rich, dense chocolate mousse -- it's so good!
  • Kri F.
    Kri FOctober 9, 2013
    If you like crab cakes, you MUST order the crab cake appetizer. It will make you certain that crab should always be served with corn.
  • Jon G.
    Jon GoldOctober 8, 2013
    Spectacular fried chicken.
  • Nirav S.
    Nirav SuchakOctober 6, 2013
    You'll be tempted to sit outside and enjoy the views of Irving Place. Don't! Sit inside and upstairs if possible, the rustic interiors deserve your attention :)
  • Jamie
    JamieSeptember 25, 2013
    Not good. Go elsewhere.
  • Cynthia C.
    Cynthia CateraSeptember 25, 2013
    Cookie Dessert
  • Peter M.
    Peter MartinezSeptember 25, 2013
    Lobster Benedict was to DIE for! Definitely going back this Saturday again!
  • Serah L.
    Serah LeeSeptember 22, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    blueberry pancakes are a must... just the right crisp on the outside and bursting with blueberries on the inside!
  • Jimmy T.
    Jimmy ThompsonSeptember 22, 2013
    Well done French Press coffee a nice touch
  • chris
    chrisSeptember 19, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Bonus points if the reason you're here is because you ARE a friend of a Farmer (name or occupation).
  • Amin G.
    Amin GatesSeptember 15, 2013
    Nice brunch. Had the salmon benie. It was okay. The pear infused vodka lemonade made the meal. Great ambiance. Will come back for dinner
  • Boberto P.
    Boberto PatricioAugust 28, 2013
    Skip the burger
  • Lianne S.
    Lianne StokesAugust 13, 2013
    Hey manager, I don't need to hear you warn your bartender that if he doesn't score a 75 on his 'exam' he'll loose his shift. That's tacky.
  • Curt C.
    Curt ChuvalasAugust 9, 2013
    A must for foodies
  • Eric T.
    Eric TangAugust 3, 2013
    This is a $8 juice. Don't do it.
  • Thump
    ThumpAugust 2, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Get the crab cake benedict special!
  • Lauren H.
    Lauren HilaryJuly 21, 2013
    favorite brunch in nyc-- get the farmer's omelette!
  • Dina F.
    Dina FierroJuly 17, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Past it's prime, even for breakfast.
  • Wilson Z.
    Wilson ZhouJuly 14, 2013
    Espresso is too over priced and over all kinda over priced for a Sunday brunch
  • Matt D.
    Matt DeSienaJuly 13, 2013
    Great brunch spot to bring a dog, but they need to stay outside the perimeter.
  • corey k.
    corey kindbergJuly 11, 2013
    The cornbread is a must-have.
  • The Corcoran Group
    The Corcoran GroupJuly 9, 2013
    There typically is a wait at the cute brunch spot - especially if you want to snag a table outside, but it's well worth it. The omelets are amazing, and are all served right out of the skillet.
  • Meredith M.
    Meredith MJuly 5, 2013
    Considerate of vegans and people with dietary restrictions. Pressed juices are fantastic here!
  • Matt R.
    Matt ResnickJune 17, 2013
    Boomer breakfast is bamaZing. Pumpkin pancakes be perfection.
  • Joni B.
    Joni BairdJune 11, 2013
    Ruined our Thanksgiving. Took a friend from England who was excited to experience the holiday. Worst meal ever. It was like pig slop.
  • Brittany V.
    Brittany VanBibberJune 9, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Get the crab cake Benedict and the French press coffee. Can't go wrong with either!
  • Amy S.
    Amy SteklofJune 8, 2013
    The pumpkin walnut pancakes are the best pancakes ever...OMG!!!
  • Irene M.
    Irene MayansJune 8, 2013
    I always order pumking pancakes and never been disappointed!! A classic brunch spot, long lines worths waiting.
  • Lina
    LinaJune 1, 2013
    Have outdoor seating- but won't seat u anywhere till ur a full party. Not nice!
  • Michael J.
    Michael JonesMay 27, 2013
    Not worth it.
  • Lisa M.
    Lisa MilbrunMay 16, 2013
    The salmon club is delicious!! Try it!! :-)
  • Meg D.
    Meg DeedyMay 4, 2013
    Terrible vegetarian chili. Extremely long line of Gramercy/Murray hill preps outside. Food was meh
  • Kelly L.
    Kelly LewisApril 14, 2013
    The Farmer sounds like a small dish but it's MASSIVE and perfect in every way if you love bacon
  • Uber NYC
    Uber NYCApril 5, 2013
    The line may be long, but once inside you'll feel like you're out in the country eating fresh omeletes in iron skillets, blueberry pancakes, corn bread, and some great french pressed coffee.
  • Nicole S.
    Nicole SaveryMarch 24, 2013
    The brunch line is long but moves quickly. Pumpkin pancakes are delicious!
  • Lauren Q.
    Lauren QuinnFebruary 24, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Love the southwest omelet and the blueberry pancakes which are bursting with fresh berries and caramelize edges.
  • Carrot C.
    Carrot CreativeFebruary 13, 2013
    Killer brunch menu. The assorted breads (zucchini, lemon, corn) are always warm from the oven. Mostly everything is served in a hot skillet. Try the Gramercy omelet!
  • Spencer F.
    Spencer FryFebruary 11, 2013
    I like the omelette for breakfast or lunch.
  • abby
    abbyFebruary 5, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    the cozy ambiance, and not the food keeps bringing me back
  • RJ H.
    RJ HammondJanuary 27, 2013
    Delicious food!
  • Layla A.
    Layla AbdulkaderJanuary 25, 2013
    Gr8 pumpkin pancakes
  • Robert G.
    Robert GaalJanuary 24, 2013
    A good selection of beers, corn bread for the table, chicken pot pie, a killer fish of the day always. Nuff said.
  • William D.
    William DavisJanuary 23, 2013
    Try the Country Omelette - Lots of food
  • Sidwyn K.
    Sidwyn KohDecember 29, 2012
    Awesome coffee and Eggs Benedict.
  • Andis A.
    Andis AkerfeldsDecember 9, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Go for the Mighty Leaf
  • Kevin V.
    Kevin VaradianNovember 4, 2012
    Always start off brunch with a bread plate. Kickass and homemade
  • Wendy H.
    Wendy HenryOctober 18, 2012
    went with lauren and jeff. cute, charming, rustic themed decoration. farm to table delicious food
  • F-Factor N.
    F-Factor NutritionOctober 17, 2012
    As the name suggests, it's cozy country cooking at its finest-- everything is served in skillets!
  • JenKudu
    JenKuduOctober 15, 2012
    Mac and cheese is pretty good. Honestly breakfast is the standout here!
  • Emily P.
    Emily PalmerOctober 6, 2012
    Had the veggie panini and loved it!!
  • Christopher T.
    Christopher TaiSeptember 29, 2012
    If you come here for dinner, my favorites were the fried chicken and cheese grits. The garlic string beans were also good but they were a tad too oily.
  • Shaina L.
    Shaina LiAugust 22, 2012
    The Crab Benedict special was fantastic. Glad we waited for an outdoor table -- the atmosphere was wonderful.
  • Lívia P.
    Lívia PinheiroAugust 21, 2012
    Delicious!!!
  • Daniela O.
    Daniela OsorioAugust 12, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Definitely the best salads in NYC! (You can have blackened salmon added to any). All ingredients are locally sourced and it's an amazing spot for brunch.
  • Lucy L.
    Lucy LiuAugust 12, 2012
    Salt! Where's the salt?!
  • Steph
    StephJuly 23, 2012
    i dream about the smoked salmon scrambled eggs. so delicious.
  • EchoDA
    EchoDAJuly 16, 2012
    Seriously good spot for your brunch. Very cozy, delicious food and a very good French press coffee. Check it out!
  • Bin Y.
    Bin YangJuly 16, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Smoked Salmon scrambled eggs and the fresh bread basket are amazing. Unfortunately, service may be lacking at times, especially during brunch.
  • Amy .
    Amy 🍦June 30, 2012
    Stay away from the Turkey (dinner) unless you like dry meat, gravy that tastes like thickened tap water, and the feeling of being robbed of your time, mood, and money.
  • Shwanda HazelEyes G.
    Fivedollars
  • Stephanie K.
    Stephanie KleinJune 17, 2012
    Strong coffee, farm fresh eggs, blueberry pancakes, herbaceous salads, just a lovely NYC day.
  • Stephanie K.
    Stephanie KleinJune 17, 2012
    Blueberry Pancakes! I loved when this place was also in the small town of Roslyn.
  • Talisa C.
    Talisa ChangJune 16, 2012
    Iced coffee is a sad sad event here. Get it hot and French pressed like it's meant to be.
  • Adam B.
    Adam BeilmanJune 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Good food, but they're in no hurry to serve you. That wouldn't be an issue except there's no booze brunch special.
  • Sally Y.
    Sally YoonJune 1, 2012
    excellent local brunch place...all omelettes, apple pancakes
  • Lauren S.
    Lauren SinnenbergMay 26, 2012
    Dress well if you don't want to be relegated to the back room upstairs with poor lighting
  • Edlin C.
    Edlin ChoiMay 25, 2012
    Really cool rustic feel. Very underwhelmed by the omelette though. New sweeping rule: never order omelettes at a restaurant. Must come back for the all crab crab cake (2 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more
  • Kristin S.
    Kristin S.May 21, 2012
    If you want to feel like you're being healthy, order the egg white scramble. Try to remember to eat your own meal and not the person's who you're meeting for breakfast
  • River R.
    River RoseMay 17, 2012
    The best breakfast. Pumpkin pancakes and French press coffee is the best way to start your day. Fantastic laid back atmosphere.
  • Christopher T.
    Christopher TaiMay 12, 2012
    Order the pumpkin pancakes and a side plate of bacon. My to-do for next time will be to try the belgian waffles!
  • Bin Y.
    Bin YangMay 8, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    You legitimately cannot get better brunch than this.Well the dinner and lunch menus are pretty good too, but THE BRUNCH!
  • jon a.
    jon accarrinoApril 21, 2012
    Eggs Benedict FTW
  • Matt S.
    Matt SzenicsMarch 30, 2012
    try the French Press coffee! (and any type of breakfast on the menu)
  • Katie K.
    Katie KellyMarch 27, 2012
    Quiet, calm, and delicious food. Came with a party of 12 unannounced and they gave us a private room upstairs. One of my fav spots in the city. (4 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more
  • Richard B.
    Richard BabeckMarch 24, 2012
    Cannot wrap my head Around the fact that they serve all their dishes cold yet presented in a "hot" plate.
  • Cheapeats I.
    Cheapeats IncFebruary 15, 2012
    Chicken Pot Pie....mmmm mmmm good.
  • Katie S.
    Katie SchlossJanuary 30, 2012
    Eggs are a must at this Gramercy eatery. We like the Farmers Market Omelette with Fresh Spinach, Sauteed Mushroom & Cheddar Cheese.
  • Chris W.
    Chris WoosterJanuary 28, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Show up before noon for less of a wait. Try downstairs by the fire and bar...
  • Damon C.
    Damon CiarelliJanuary 21, 2012
    This place is way overrated. Don't wait on line for this. Go to 2nd ave and find a diner. Seriously.
  • Pauline C.
    Pauline ChoiDecember 25, 2011
    I had the farmer sandwich, which was great, but the corn bread with apple compote was amazing! you have to ask for the bread.
  • Shaina M.
    Shaina MDecember 20, 2011
    Cozy, but the service could be better for what it is.
  • Perri G.
    Perri GormanDecember 19, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Hot Toddy by Craig. Just do it.
  • Jonathan A.
    Jonathan AbramowitzDecember 4, 2011
    Been here twice and while the service is good, the food is pretty average at best....
  • Lorena J.
    Lorena JimenezNovember 20, 2011
    If u wanna be healthy, have an amazing meal and not get your usual Cesar salad, do me a favor and get the arugula salad with grilled salmon and feta cheese simply DELICIOUS
  • Ronak D.
    Ronak DayaNovember 13, 2011
    Brunch was alright. Nothing worth waiting 20 mins in line for.
  • Karthik N.
    Karthik Naidu D.J.November 13, 2011
    Never goin here again. Crazy lines and food is terrible. Overrated place !
  • Dennelle C.
    Dennelle CatlettOctober 25, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Zucchini bread and French Press coffee makes this my favorite brunch locale.
  • Jay Y.
    Jay YOctober 16, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    They do not have soy milk. Really?
  • Theresa G.
    Theresa GanchorreOctober 15, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    If you're looking for the hungry man breakfast, go for the Boomer Special!
  • Ravin D.
    Ravin DaveOctober 9, 2011
    The early bird gets the worm!! The late bird waits in line! Fantastic staff, very friendly, be nice! Eggs and pancakes rock!
  • Jenny F.
    Jenny FitzSeptember 20, 2011
    HAVE to have the roasted butternut squash.. It was like candy!!
  • Adam S.
    Adam SilverSeptember 12, 2011
    Crowded on the weekends with rich kids whose parents just bought them a bland one-bedroom in Murray Hill and newlyweds who met at HBS. But the eggs are fantastic.
  • Viviana P.
    Viviana PalaciosSeptember 5, 2011
    Food was not that great, paella was dry, steak was bland, pot pie was not bad. Best thing was the corn bread at the start. Go elsewhere...
  • Sungwoo P.
    Sungwoo ParkSeptember 1, 2011
    One thing: don't take this place if you are in hurry. It doesn't match the quiet atmosphere and restaurant style
  • Nina L.
    Nina LoSchiavoAugust 21, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Anything with eggs will be great - go for the country pie and make sure they bring apple-topped corn bread to your table!
  • NearSay NYC
    NearSay NYCAugust 3, 2011
    N-Sider brunch spot: All the ingredients taste like they are right off the farm & the atmosphere is quaint w/ so much personality. We suggest the pumpkin pancakes, homemade granola, & Belgian waffles
  • JenKudu
    JenKuduAugust 2, 2011
    French press coffee with chicory is such a treat :))
  • Sherry O.
    Sherry OAugust 1, 2011
    Boomer special: sweet & savory! portion sizes leave u feeling satisfied but not stuffed! Get the granola as a starter.
  • Jain K.
    Jain KooMay 31, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Pork chops were so good..it was one of the daily specials..if u see it, try! SO GOOD!
  • Richard B.
    Richard BloomMay 22, 2011
    Brunch only situation. Dinner was pretty meh. Very meh.
  • Stephanie K.
    Stephanie KimApril 21, 2011
    Crab cakes with corn were excellent but skip the lasagna. The pasta dough is never cooked thoroughly so you end up eating gummy dough.
  • Cassandra T.
    Cassandra TomkinMarch 27, 2011
    Wonderful food - but I love this place for the relaxing and casual wine bar.
  • abby
    abbyMarch 14, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    octopus salad with avocado. do it.
  • ripov
    ripovMarch 8, 2011
    Pretty good food if you can maintain your appetite with the really nauseating acoustic adult contemporary playing. Personally, it was a struggle.
  • @sloane
    @sloaneMarch 7, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Great spot for lunch away from the crowds at Union Square!
  • Perri G.
    Perri GormanFebruary 19, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    NEW: happy hour from 4-7pm 1/2 price select cocktails, beer & wine/ free snackies. :)
  • Bryan P.
    Bryan PowerFebruary 13, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Craig's bloody mary is legit.
  • Perri G.
    Perri GormanDecember 7, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Though most people know this as a brunch spot, I love the cozy bar for a glass of vino and a quiet chat with a friend.
  • Perri G.
    Perri GormanDecember 7, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    The Mac & Cheese is to die for! #nomnom
  • Simon C.
    Simon ChenNovember 8, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    the coffee is really good!!
  • Esther L.
    Esther LeibelOctober 24, 2010
    Both food and service have deteriorated compared to 2/4 years ago. The OJ is not freshly squeezed and you will have to ask for the corn bread (they used to bring it at the table). I'm disappointed!
  • Caryn
    CarynOctober 24, 2010
    awful. best thing is the cheese plate
  • Hamid K.
    Hamid KazemiOctober 10, 2010
    my new favorite place in NY for breakfast
  • Brian L.
    Brian LAugust 22, 2010
    You do not have to wait on line to sit at the bar for brunch.
  • Matthew S.
    Don't get the chipotle burger or open face sandwhich, just stick to brunch
  • Giacinta P.
    Giacinta PaceMay 1, 2010
    Go To Friend Of A Farmer and try the wheat and chicken sandwich. Coffee is great too! Hell, everything is great!
  • Adam S.
    Adam SeiferMarch 31, 2010
    Roasted duck panini - fantastic. Everything a panini should be.
  • Adam C.
    Adam CarnegroFebruary 25, 2010
    Try the pumpkin pancakes
  • Corey G.
    Corey GreenJanuary 25, 2010
    Pumpkin Pancakes. Yummers.
  • Amit
    AmitJanuary 21, 2010
    Wonderful country setting. Food was fresh but came out a little on the cold side despite being served in an iron pan.
  • Jen T.
    Jen TomJanuary 17, 2010
    A fantastic restaurant with a very "homey" feel. Almost like eating at grandma's. Loved their Roast Duck with polenta and must save room for their Apple Pie.
  • Terry G.
    Terry GoldmanNovember 15, 2009
    Been here 5+ times
    Best chicken potpie ever!!
  • Terry G.
    Terry GoldmanNovember 15, 2009
    Been here 5+ times
    The best chicken potpie ever! It's amazing!
  • Lucius K.
    Lucius KwokSeptember 7, 2009
    Get the Terry Alan Chicken. excellent fresh flavors and not overseasoned.
  • Alice D.
    Alice DaerMay 30, 2009
    Go to Friend of a Farmer and enjoy a pot of French roast coffee.
  • Mike D.
    Mike DoryApril 25, 2009
    get the roast turkey and maple carrot mashed potatoes - at least 12x awesome.
  • rosie (.
    rosie (siman) yakobApril 23, 2009
    Been here 5+ times
    spend a summer evening at an outside table with sangria & gazpacho, people-watching the celebs across the street at pete's tavern
  • Josh N.
    Josh NewmanFebruary 26, 2009
    Best Eggs Benedict in NY!
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    Alvaro LassanceOctober 4, 2014
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