HOME > Chowhound > Manhattan >
Do you create unique foods? Get great advice
TELL US

whose eggs benedict

j
jjim Sep 13, 2007 11:20 AM

I have always gone to sarabeths on amsterdam in the upper west side for theirs. are they still the best? any other reccommendations?

  1. c
    City Kid Sep 20, 2007 10:49 AM

    I'm not a Sarabeth's fan but I do love the crab cake benedict at Ocean Grill!

    1. k
      kpsquared Sep 19, 2007 09:14 AM

      Five Points serves theirs with homemade pork sausage and a cheddar biscuit...amazing.

      1 Reply
      1. re: kpsquared
        i
        Ianbro Sep 19, 2007 01:23 PM

        The Eggs Benedict at PJ Clarke's is the best i've had and i've had a bunch. Bonus is they serve it all day.

      2. LeahBaila Sep 14, 2007 06:09 AM

        Clinton St. Baking Co. makes a good one...if you're willing to wait in the heinous line

        5 Replies
        1. re: LeahBaila
          HalfBaked Sep 14, 2007 10:14 AM

          Im planning on going to CSB next Monday. How busy is it? Should we look for something else nearby? I'm really looking forward to thier pancakes and eggs benedict!!

          1. re: HalfBaked
            LeahBaila Sep 14, 2007 10:24 AM

            It's pretty insane. There's even a wait before the place opens! Don't get me wrong, the place is good, but it's certainly not worth planning your entire day around.

            1. re: HalfBaked
              k
              kathryn Sep 14, 2007 10:29 AM

              Mondays should be OK, it's only packed to the gills on the weekends.

              1. re: kathryn
                e
                eastvillgirl Sep 19, 2007 10:04 PM

                Um, that's what I thought, but I recently was told there'd be a 30 minute wait when I went around 11am on a Monday. Now that's crazy. Maybe I'm intolerant, but I just can't stand in line BEFORE I've had a few coffees.

                1. re: eastvillgirl
                  k
                  kathryn Sep 20, 2007 11:53 AM

                  Damn. Maybe the secret is out.

                  Then again, 30 minutes is a way shorter wait than the weekends. And more than enough time to walk down to the Roasting Plant and walk back to Clinton St. if the weather is cooperative.

                  I might have popped into Shopsins instead.

          2. d
            digsnola Sep 13, 2007 06:55 PM

            Looking forward to the benedict on savory scones at Alice's Tea Cup. Anyone had a go?

            1. k
              kathryn Sep 13, 2007 04:01 PM

              Try Blue Ribbon Bakery for their "Blue" Benedict.

              1. b
                berna Sep 13, 2007 12:29 PM

                The Neptune Room has a great lobster eggs benedict and it's just a couple of blocks from Sarabeths without the wait.

                1 Reply
                1. re: berna
                  kelea Sep 14, 2007 07:27 AM

                  Neptune Room! It is delicious....and they serve it on an biscuit instead of the regular english muffin.

                  YUM!

                Show Hidden Posts