RateMyEspresso – NYC Espresso Ratings

DK is a European immigrant who loves great espresso. Upon immigrating to New York, she quickly realized that good espresso is quite rare Stateside. RateMyEspresso is her forum to identify and expose the best and the worst espresso NYC has to offer.

Buongiorno Espresso Bar

RateMyEspresso Rating: KIND OF SHITTY Thoughts: The machine here looked promising and the fact that they are native Italians made me think this place was a can’t miss “Good” or “Very Good” espresso bar. I ...

Motek Creperie

RateMyEspresso Rating:GOOD Thoughts: They got me with the Lavazza sign hanging just outside their entrance. While their espresso machine was kind of lame, and the final output wasn’t as good as the Lavazza served at ...

Apr, 18 · in Good Espresso

Timi’s Gelateria Classica

RateMyEspresso Rating: VERY GOOD Thoughts: After the the abomination at Lavazza Café at Eataly, I needed to know if there was a problem with Lavazza imports to North America and remembered that Timi’s Gelateria Classica ...

Apr, 10

Lavazza Café at Eataly

RateMyEspresso Rating: VERY SHITTY Thoughts: This place is an embarrassment for Lavazza. Lavazza is known as a really good espresso throughout the Mediterranean region and so I assumed this was a can’t miss espresso bar. ...

Apr, 10

252 West 37th St

RateMyEspresso Rating:KIND OF SHITTY Thoughts: This unnamed juice bar, smack in the middle of fashion district showrooms, is staffed by two very nice Chinese women…who had me fooled by the use of a Segafredo espresso ...

Apr, 10
Cafe Bravo

Cafe Bravo

RateMyEspresso Rating: VERY SHITTY Thoughts: Cafe Bravo serves THE WORST “espresso” I’ve ever had. I had to spit it out. To think, they are charging $3.50 for this trash. Considering the fact that they advertise ...

Apr, 08
Artichoke Cafe

Artichoke Cafe

RateMyEspresso Rating: GOOD Thoughts: This seems to be the best espresso in the neighborhood. The flavor really lasts so they must be using a good quality bean. I think they could tweak or increase the ...

Apr, 06




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