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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED The City Bakery

22 E. 17th St. (Broadway & Fifth Ave.) Send to Phone
212-366-1414

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Open
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Mon.-Sat.
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  • Dress code: Casual
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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED The City Bakery Restaurant Review

: Maury Rubin became known for his unusual tarts with geometric designs and distinguished fillings. Since then, his pastry repertoire has expanded to include buttery croissants, homemade marshmallows, the most sinful chocolate cookies we’ve ever encountered and huge sugar cookies that, we agree with Rubin, taste like childhood. (Rubin has added a retail line of frozen cookie dough so you can make them at home, too.) In summer, Rubin serves lemonade and, in winter, some of the richest hot chocolate around.
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