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ClosedOpens at 11:00
$$$$ Price range per person up to $10
129 Allen St, New York City
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New York City, New York, USA

This cafe provides you with nice food and a place to rest after a long walk around Tenement Museum. At this place you can find the Portuguese cuisine. Mouthwatering pies, tapas and Dim sum have an appetizing taste. It's worth coming to Joey Bats Café to try tasty gâteau, Egg tarts and custard tarts. Based on the reviewers' opinions, waiters serve delicious wine or good absinthe. A lot of visitors order great espresso.

This place achieved 5 Yelp stars for providing food of a high standard.

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You can get Pasteis de Nata for $3.27. It's as good as you'd expect.
Cold Friday morning, no one else inside this extremely small shop in the LES. A seemingly one of a kind place for the unique Portuguese tarts as well as other food/drinks. Quickly decided on a Cappuccino ($3) and one of the Natas ($3). Both drink and snack comes out within a few minutes served in paper disposables.  Coffee is definitely bitter; had to ad a bit of sugar to balance out the taste. Nata is as advertised - flaky on the outside with a creamy interior. A nice start to the day that doesn't leave you too full. Server was friendly and got my items out quickly. Best as a grab and go spot in the morning.
What's a girl gotta do when she's craving for authentic Portuguese style tarts in the concrete jungle? You have no choice but to head to Joey bats cafe for a fix of their creamy decadent perfection. I confess I do have a strange fixation with fluffy, flakey calorie infused desserts but the pasteis de nata (Portuguese custard tart) here are a force to be reckoned with. It's impossible to describe and must be experienced to be understood : it's sweet, savory, and satisfying in all the right ways and always worth the trek through lower Manhattan Chinatown. We ordered 2 packs of 6 natas and They were served like warm, fresh out of the oven cinnamon and powdered sugar infused bliss. Enuff said if you have a sweet tooth you have to give this a try!
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Address
129 Allen St, New York City, New York, USA
Features
Сredit cards accepted Delivery Takeaway Wi-Fi Parking Booking No TV Not wheelchair accessible
Opening hours
SundaySun 11:00-21:00
MondayMon 11:00-21:00
TuesdayTue 11:00-21:00
WednesdayWed 11:00-21:00
ThursdayThu 11:00-21:00
FridayFri 11:00-00:00
SaturdaySat 11:00-00:00

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