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The Rail Line Diner, in Chelsea, Near Art Galleries, the High Line, and Hudson Yards!

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www.theraillinediner.com
Serving Chelsea 20 Years
Near the High Line Park
Near the Art Galleries
400 W. 23rd St. (at 9th)
New York, NY 10011
212.924.3709

Sun. - Wed. 6 AM - 1 AM
Thurs.- Sat. 6 AM - 2 AM
Virginia Ham & Eggs!
Huevos Mexicana!
Fresh Beef Brisket!
Chicken Souvlaki!



The Rail Line Diner, in Chelsea,
Near Art Galleries, the High Line,
and Hudson Yards!

www.theraillinediner.com
400 W. 23rd St. (at 9th)
New York, NY 10011
212.924.3709

Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower
December 26, 2017


The Rail Line Diner, formerly named Moonstruck, has been family owned and operated for well over 20 years, in the Chelsea neighborhood, at the corner of 9th Avenue and 23rd Street. Teddy and son, John, are always on hand to greet familiar faces, as well as passersby. Once you have experienced The Rail Line Diner, you will surely return, even possibly later on in the day, after browsing the Chelsea Art Galleries, the High Line Park, or catching a dance event at the Joyce Theater. The design of The Rail Line Diner, named for the former New York Central Railroad, is sleek and historical, with framed photographs and three-dimensional artwork, all depicting the iconic history of the Chelsea neighborhood. The Rail Line Diner has comfortable booths, spacious tables, an intimate bar, and an expansive party space in the rear section of the restaurant.

Open 6 AM until 1 AM Sundays through Wednesdays, and 6 AM until 2 AM Thursdays through Saturdays, the Rail Line menu is almost limitless, with Breakfast selections, like Monte Cristo, with challah bread French Toast, white meat turkey, Swiss cheese, and ham, Belgian Waffles, with Canadian bacon or fresh berries, Buttermilk Pancakes Deluxe, with two eggs, ham, bacon, and sausage, or an endless array of Three-Egg Omelettes. House Specialty Salads include Tri-Color Fusilli Pasta Salad, cooked to order, with sundried tomato, roasted peppers, grated parmesan, olive oil, and balsamic, and Cobb Salad, with greens, avocado, blue cheese, bacon, tomato, cucumbers, Bermuda onion, and hard-boiled egg. Salad Platters, served on crispy lettuce, homemade potato salad, creamy cole slaw, hard-boiled egg, tomato, cucumber, pepper, radishes, and scallions, include choices like crabmeat, shrimp, or cold roast beef. Mediterranean Appetizers include dishes like Spinach Pie, Stuffed Grape Leaves, Stuffed Mushrooms, and Fried Mozzarella Sticks, while Fresh Soups include French Onion.

The Rail Line Diner also serves Diet Delight Platters., with all the stage actors, dancers, and musicians among its Chelsea neighborhood regulars, and a couple of those numerous menu selections include Diet Delight Slim Line Burger, as well as Diet Delight Whole Shrimp Supreme, both served with cottage cheese, lettuce, tomato, and garnish. The Burger menu is equally endless, with Feta Cheeseburger, Blue Cheese Burger, Pizza Burger, and Turkey Burger as some of the options, with added sides like avocado or guacamole, baked potato or French Fries. New York City diners are famous for their multitude of sandwich choices, and The Rail Line Diner is no exception. You will find Sandwiches of roast brisket or sirloin of beef, corned beef, roast Virginia ham, roast Vermont turkey, or salami and cheese, as well as Special Sandwiches, like The Rail Line, with chicken cutlet, fresh mozzarella, roasted red peppers, and prosciutto, served on a hero, with added French Fries, potato salad, or green salad. The menu also features Triple Decker Sandwiches, Hot Open Sandwiches, Wraps, like Tuscany Wrap, with grilled chicken, basil, pesto sauce, lettuce, and roasted red peppers, plus Paninis, like the Tex-Mex Panini, with grilled breast of chicken, cheddar cheese, grilled bell peppers, sautéed onions, and jalapeños.

You will think you’re in Rome, when you see the expansive list of Pastas, like Linguini Romano, Ziti Siciliano, Penne Mushrooms, and Penne à la Vodka. In addition, options of Sautées and Pastas, served with choices of soup and salad, feature Chicken Scampi, Veal Piccata, Shrimp Creole, and Portobello Mushrooms. Entrées and Roasts include BBQ Combo, Virginia Ham Steak, and Roast Turkey, all served with a cup of soup and choice of salad, fresh vegetable, and potato, while Steaks and Chops feature London Broil, Broiled NY Cut Shell Steak, Steak and Stuffed Shrimp combo, called Land & Sea, and Filet Mignon and Lobster Tail, called Surf & Turf. Fresh Daily Seafood can be broiled, sautéed, fried, or even stuffed, including Jumbo Sea Scallops, Butterfly Shrimp, Bronzini, Swordfish, Trout, Red Snapper, Calamari, and Lobster Tails. Continental Specialties, always served with soup, salad, and pasta or potato and vegetable, range from Lasagna, Lobster Ravioli, Homemade Moussaka, and Chicken Cordon Bleu, to Fried Butterfly Shrimp Parmigiana. A Children’s Menu is also available.

Desserts are ever so tempting, with fresh Homemade Bakery daily, like Carrot Shortcake, Lemon Coconut Cake, Tiramisu, Éclairs, Chocolate Cream Pie, and Cookies. Puddings, Ice Cream adorned desserts, Ice Cream Sodas, and Milkshakes are also abundantly featured, including the iconic New York Egg Cream. Specialty Teas, Coffees, and a full Wine, Beer, and Premium Bar list are awaiting you, as well. You can even ask for a fancy Cocktail with your Blue Cheese Burger! Stop by The Rail Line Diner anytime, early in the morning to after midnight, any day of the week, before or after a show, a walk in High Line Park, local shopping, or browsing the art galleries. Tell them you saw them on RobertaOnTheArts.com!



The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Grilled Cheese & Tomato, Cappuccino
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Comfortable, Spacious Seating
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Comfortable, Spacious Seating
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Comfortable, Spacious Seating
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Comfortable, Spacious Seating
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Expansive Event Space
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Expansive Event Space
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Historical Chelsea & Rail Line Décor
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Historical Chelsea & Rail Line Décor
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Comfortable, Spacious Seating
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Premium Liquors at the Bar
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Charcoal Broiled Burger Deluxe
French Fries, Onion Ring, Tomato, Lettuce
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



California Omelette with Avocado,
Sundried Tomatoes, Swiss Cheese,
Hash Brown Potatoes
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Cobb Salad with Select Greens,
Blue Cheese, Avocado, Bacon,
Tomato, Cucumber, Onion, Hard Boiled Egg
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Challah French Toast with Fresh Berries
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Refrigerated Bakery
Fresh Pudding, Cakes, Pies, Pastry
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Fresh Baked Cheese Cake
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Fresh Chocolate Mousse Cake
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Fresh Baked Blueberry Pie
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Fresh Baked Carrot Cake
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower



Fresh Napoleons & Chocolate Eclairs
The Rail Line Diner in Chelsea
Courtesy of Roberta Zlokower


For more information, contact Dr. Roberta E. Zlokower at zlokower@bestweb.net