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francescaNYC May 4, 2007 08:49 AM

I need to pick up some soup for a sick friend on the upper east side. I work in west midtown. Any recommendations between those two hoods for chicken soup?

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  1. twiggles RE: francescaNYC May 4, 2007 09:21 AM

    Cafe Edison on 47th between b'way and 8th has great chicken noodle soup. I often get it to go (order at the counter) and have always been satisfied. Not quite like my grandmother's but really good.

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      egit RE: twiggles May 4, 2007 09:40 AM

      Whenever I have a hankering for chicken noodle soup, I usually go with International Poultry Company. There's one in my hood (54rh and 1st) and I think there's also one in MWest. But I'm not sure where. A quick menupages search will find one for you though.

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      akk RE: francescaNYC May 4, 2007 10:43 AM

      East Side Poultry on 1st betw. 79th and 80th. You can take a container of either clear chicken broth or "chicken in a pot" with chicken and veggies and they pack separately noodles and matzoh balls if you choose.

      1. NAtiveNewYorker RE: francescaNYC May 4, 2007 10:47 AM

        Brooklyn Diner. Best in the city.

        1. Deenso RE: francescaNYC May 4, 2007 12:51 PM

          How far up on the east side are you going? P.J. Bernstein's is at 1215 Third Ave., between 70th & 71st Streets. I like their chicken soup a lot. With noodles and/or matzoh balls.

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            mr_seabass RE: francescaNYC May 4, 2007 01:00 PM

            I really love the (pricey) chicken matzoh ball soup at EAT.

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