Route 66 Café

3.5 stars 3.5 out of 5 8 ratings

858 9th Ave # 1, New York, NY 10019

(212) 977-7600
75% of 4 votes say it's Celiac friendly
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    5 ratingFebruary 11, 2017

    We have been here several times for lunch / brunch on the weekend. Our son has Celiac disease. We have had a good experience each time. GF waffles, fries, etc., so good options for family / kids. We are careful to explain what to watch out for on cross contamination, toppings, etc., and be polite, and they return the favor by checking ingredients and accommodating changes (for example chocolate chips are not GF but will open new container of Nutella and use clean spoon instead). The five stars is for being reliably Celiac friendly and having a kid and grown up friendly variety. Not many diners in NYC can handle that. Keep up the great work and thanks!

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    3 ratingNovember 07, 2016

    Friendly service. My husband enjoyed the GF pancakes and yogurt without granola. I had the California omelette, without toast (gluten). Unfortunately the omelette had shell fragments and was undercooked. But they offered soy milk for my coffee, and that was appreciated. I would give them another try.

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    4 ratingAugust 11, 2016

    They have glutenfree pasta and a bun with a burger. Also very nice glutenfree fries.

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    5 ratingJuly 11, 2016

    Amazing gluten-free pasta Very delicious. ! I didn't have any stomach issues after eating here even though I am often quite sensitive. I will go again soon.

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    2 ratingMay 13, 2015

    Gluten free bun not exactly fresh on my Mushroom Swiss Burger served with non-gluten free French fries. Not very aware as earlier diner said.

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    1 ratingDecember 07, 2013

    I ordered a turkey burger with a gluten free bun and sweet potato fries. When the burger came, I confirmed with the server that the bun was gluten free. Four hours later i was feeling sick and realized that something had been contaminated. I called route 66 to ask them if their sweet potato fries are gluten free. Turns out they're not, but the server never mentioned that. Clearly, serving floured fries along side a gluten free meal is contradictory. If you eat here, ask for ingredients in everything you order- this place is not well informed.

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    4 ratingJuly 19, 2013

    The GF bun for the burger is a nice option to have. The server did warn against getting the fries since their fryer isn't dedicated for GF use.

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    5 ratingApril 18, 2013

    I order from this place at least twice a week. Never had and issue in my belly from it. Food is great. Fries are awesome, even the sweet potato fries. GF buns and pasta !

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7:00 am - 12:00 am

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