Our Story

Like all the best ideas, it's quite simple.

Start by serving exceptional American comfort food with a contemporary twist. Create an electric, modern, yet intimate ambiance where people can meet and gather in the heart of Chelsea. And the best part? Keep it all running 24 hours a day.

In the 15 years since Cafeteria doors first opened, this delicious brainchild of three New York City entrepreneurs
has become a full-fledged phenomenon. From weekend brunches to late night noshing with inimitable style,
Cafeteria is your only destination.

Simple.