NOW OPEN SUNDAYS! NYC'S FIRST VEGETARIAN DINER (EST. 1972)Navigation
Popular menu items include our Mediterranean Omlette, our Steakburger, our Huevos Rancheros, our Breakfast Special and, of course, our Fresh-Squeezed Juices and Made-to-Order Smoothies.
The Smile of the Beyond began operation in 1972, making it New York City’s first vegetarian diner. Check out our new Vegetarian Breakfast Menu and Vegetarian Lunch Menu
NEW! Juices and Smoothies!.
“one of NYC’s best kept culinary secrets”
“I love this place. The food is delicious and super healthy. Vegetarian vegan even gluten free dishes.”
TripAdvisor rates us 4.5 out of 5!
“Not only great food – my favorites are omlettes and veggie burger – but also friendly and smiling faces of the personnel that bought me.”
“The food is all vegetarian and is a great addition to the limited veggie food choices in Jamaica.”