Nearly 100 Years Old, This New York Soda Fountain Is A Step Back In Time

A staple of Manhattan’s Upper East Side, Lexington Candy Shop serves up a healthy dose of nostalgia to diners who venture back in time for a relaxing breakfast or lunch. Since 1925, the restaurant has been passed down through three generations, all while maintaining the classic environment and great food that make it a local favorite to this day. Lexington Candy Shop is also offering outdoor seating during the pandemic.

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Lexington Candy Shop is located at the corner of 83rd St and Lexington Ave. It is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. It has a classic (and very expansive) menu, prime location, and infectious energy. Add blueberry pancakes to that list, and it’s a home run.

Address: 1226 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA