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Cafe Centro

Restaurants, American Midtown East
Cafe Centro
Venue says Cafe Centro offers all of your favorite French dishes, including Beef Bourguignon, Lobster Risotto, Croque Monsieur, and Bouillabaisse.

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At this sprawling brasserie in the MetLife Building at Grand Central Terminal, looks matter. The ceiling is just as elegant as the marble floor, with flashes of gold amongst earthy tones. Pops of red can be seen from the line of umbrellas shading the outdoor seating. In the centre you'll see the curved, glass-enclosed kitchen, where the chefs concoct the French/Mediterranean menu.

Nods to Italy include chicken Milanese, with baby arugula and aged parmesan, while the Middle East gets a look-in on the desserts menu with sweet kanafeh pastry. The meaty crab cakes are popular, as are the butter topped filet mignon and seafood platters. For a more casual meal or drinks, hop over to the moodier adjoining Beer Bar or La Fonda Del Sol tapas bar.

Cafe Centro says
Sophisticated French dishes and an air of 1930s Paris make Cafe Centro one of Midtown’s best-kept secrets! Fresh seafood and raw bar specialties, grill selections and seasonal plats du jour are popular choices in this bustling bistro that is located in the MetLife Building, steps away from Grand Central Terminal.

A richly elegant Grand Café in the classic Parisian tradition—set in the iconic, landmark MetLife Building at Grand Central Terminal—Café Centro offers a select menu of French favorites with a Mediterranean twist. Fresh seafood and raw bar specialties, grill selections and seasonal plats du jour are popular choices in this bustling bistro, which also offers a delicious business breakfast. The best-kept secret in Midtown!

PARKING SPECIAL: When you dine at Café Centro, One Parking (200 Park Avenue) offers you a special rate of $25 for up to 4 hours of parking. Please be sure to ask your server for a validation sticker at the end of your meal.

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Address: MetLife Building
200 Park Ave
New York
10166
Cross street: at 45th St
Transport: Subway: 4, 5, 6, to Grand Central - 42 St; S to Grand Central - 42 St; 7 to Grand Central - 42 St
Price: Average main course: $25
Menu: View Menu
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Opening hours: Mon–Fri 7:30am–10am, 11:30am–10pm; Sat 5pm–9pm
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