NYC Restaurants

Cafe Sabarsky
1048 Fifth Avenue (at 86th St)
New York, NY, 10028
(212) 288-0065

Cuisine: Austrian

Menu:   View the Menu

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Cititour Review:
Inside the Neue Galerie for German and Austrian Art you'll find Cafe Sabarsky.

The dining area is truly elegant. It sits inside a mansion, once owned by the Vanderbuilts, with wood paneling, high ceilings and a marble fireplace.
On the menu, you'll find a delicious chestnut soup, ($9.50), Hungarian Goulash with herbed quark spatzle ($25), and Tafelspitz (steamed beef topped with fresh horseradish) served with creamed spinach and sautéed
potatoes ($25).

Other items include a Cod Strudel with Reisling Sauerkraut ($25), and sandwiches made with Herring, egg and apple ($12.50) or smoked salmon, egg and scallions ($13.50).

But the real treat is the dessert menu, which includes a variety of tortes and the best apple strudel ($6) you'll find in New York City. Even the coffee is outstanding. Cafe Sabarsky is a great stop after a trip to the museum, or just a great stop to read a newspaper, which are kept neatly on individual racks.

The service is excellent. And they'll even allow strollers if you want to bring a child along.
Review By: Thomas Rafael

Neighborhood: East 80s

Hours: Wednesday to Monday 8am-7pm
Sundays 1pm-6pm

Entree Price: $10-15


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