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Oct 18, 2006 08:59 PM

Good Hell's Kitchen Cafe?


I need a nice and comfy cafe to read and write in that has good tea and isn't a Starbuck's. Anyone have a recommendation? Thanks!

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  1. A lot of people love Amy's Bread and it meets your criteria.

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    1. This will sound silly but there is a very pleasant - hold on! - Tasti Dlite - on 9th avenue and 44th or so. Has tea and overstuffed chairs and such.

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      1. re: chow_gal

        overstuffed chairs? Really? I will check it out. Thanks.

      2. There is a great coffee/tea shop on the northeast corner of 49th and 9th Ave. They serve some food as well.

        1. Emgoodman is referring to The Coffee Pot. I also am a big fan of Cupcake Cafe/Casa on 40th/9th-- lots of room there too. We wrote up both places, so you can see photos of them on our site.

          If you wait just a week or two, Kytotofu is opening, and they promise to have very good tea.