Cafe Grumpy

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89 E 42nd St (at Lexington Ave)
New York, NY 10017
(212) 661-2198
Coffee Shop
$ $
Mon–Fri: 6:00 AM–9:00 PM Sat–Sun: 7:00 AM–8:00 PM

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  • The latest branch of this fast-growing local chain / coffee roaster, a favorite of ours, is located in a former Starbucks and joins Joe the Art of Coffee in Grand Central Station. (5/14)
  • The Grand Central Station branch of this fast-growing local chain / coffee roaster, a favorite of ours, is on the soulless side, with decor that nods toward the Grumpy identity via the color orange.
  • Awesome mocha - not too sweet
  • Best coffee in midtown. Get a flat white because these people knew what that meant before Starbucks did.
  • Perfect place to read, write or catch up with a friend. Great ambiance with plenty of seating. Nobody is grumpy here except for me needing coffee.
  • Perfect cappuccino
  • Friendly staffs, good consistent coffee & cute orange espresso machine :) They take credit cards - unlike Joe coffee which is also in Grand Central.
  • Yummy tastes for those who is fed up with all that starbucks thing. No WC inside
  • A compact Cafe Grumpy offering the full menu. Some seating, but perfect for grabbing a coffee before the train or some beans for home.
  • The almond flat white is both nectar of the gods and liquid cacao.
  • Cold brew tastes good; avoid hipster idiots.
  • Cold brew Ethiopian.
  • Thank god there is respite from Starbucks in Midtown. Cafe Grumpy is heaven sent.
  • Great cold brew. Better than the park slope locations
  • Cold brew yep yep.
  • Excellent latte here!
  • Great coffee with attitude! :)
  • Great coffee. But get it to go.
  • Try the coffee!!! !
  • Flat white, flat white, flat white