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Serendipity 3

66 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
Why locals recommend it
It’s a destination dessert restaurant and nostalgic trinket shop that has been around since the 1950s—and yes, the movie was filmed here. I also had my sweet 16 party here! Its famous Frrrozen Hot Chocolate comes in a giant glass with a pile of whipped cream on top. The freaking amazing ice cream sundaes—three scoops topped with your choice of syrup. I go with chocolate ice cream always and add hot fudge AND peanut butter, and of course whipped cream. For me, it’s not a sundae without those three ingredients.
Melissa
Melissa
February 16, 2017

Tips from locals

Gina
Gina
August 21, 2019
For those with a sweet tooth and upscale pockets.
Caroline
Caroline
July 22, 2019
Restaurant from the movie! Definitely need reservations to enjoy the famous frozen hot chocolate.
Anne
Anne
March 23, 2019
Don't miss the chance to head to Serendipity for the Frozen Hot Chocolate! The atmosphere harkens back to to days gone by and adds to the joy of decadent vacation-only gastronomical splurges!
Mich
Mich
October 01, 2018
This is and iconic restaurant in NYC. Be aware that there will be lines. I'm not sure if they take reservations. But the frozen hot chocolate is so worth it!
Michelle
Michelle
November 11, 2017
Very popular iconc and right of the first stop into manhattan. Make a reservation, as lines are very long.

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Location
225 East 60th Street
Manhattan, NY 10022
Phone+1 212-838-3531
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Thursday 11:30 AM