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Peanut Butter & Co.

240 Sullivan St., New York, NY, 10012
nr. 3rd St.
212-677-3995

Avg. Rating

7
Food: 8
Service: 7
Décor: 7
"Recommended"

Average Reader Rating on a Scale of 10.

88% would go back.

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I just love it

By iloveit on 10/15/2008

  • Overall Rating: 7
  • Food: 7
  • Service: 6
  • Décor: 9
  • Yes, I would go back!

I'm not that crazy about peanut butter but I just love this cafe. The concept is so unique and cute. Most of all, the atmosphere is very cozy. I donno why because there's nothing special. I always don't wanna leave when I am there.

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76 out of 165 people found this review helpful.

Comfort Food

By dreamsinger on 5/25/2008

  • Overall Rating: 10
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 7
  • Yes, I would go back!

Any time my inner child needs comforting, I can count on Peanut Butter & Co. to help. All your troubles vanish in that ooze of peanut buttery goodness. I am especially fond of the Cinnamon Raisin Swirl sandwich.

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89 out of 175 people found this review helpful.

A peanut-butter lovers dream come true

By truly_sweet on 11/3/2003

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Food: 9
  • Service: 10
  • Décor: 9
  • Yes, I would go back!

What terrific stuff - and ONLY in NY. The white chocolate peanut butter is smooth and delicately vanilla-scented. The dark chocolate peanut butter is rich and decadent. (Would make a great gelato base). Love the concept, and the staff - though young - was friendly and service-oriented.

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282 out of 675 people found this review helpful.

BORN AGAIN PEANUT BUTTER

By tsimmons29 on 9/5/2003

  • Overall Rating: 6
  • Food: 7
  • Service: 3
  • Décor: 6
  • Yes, I would go back!

If you enjoy a 50's decor with PB&J gormet, this place is for you. I am not a fan of peanut butter; nevertheless, it was quite enjoyable to try peanut butter Elvis-style. We laughed about our sandwiches several times after dinner. Their born-again peaunut butter is best reserved for an evening of fun with friends who love to laugh.

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359 out of 704 people found this review helpful.

This Takes Some Courage by Ownership

By colpo on 6/2/2003

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 9
  • Décor: 7
  • Yes, I would go back!

Can you imagine, deciding to open a business in Greenwich Village based entirely on the concept of peanut butter sandwiches? Maybe not so crazy after all, because who doesn't like a peanut butter sandwich - nobody! Here, while it sounds silly to say, they're executed beautifully, with a variety of bread and accompanyment options. My fave, which I continue to make at home, is PB-banana-honey on whole grain - say no to that!

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363 out of 764 people found this review helpful.

Cute Little Place - Kids Dream Come True

By centralpark on 4/11/2003

  • Overall Rating: 9
  • Food: 10
  • Service: 8
  • Décor: 8
  • Yes, I would go back!

Inventive peanut butter sandwiches. Sure, they're overpriced when you think about the cost of ingredients, but a very good deal when you think about eating out in NYC. Very tasty and satisfying!!!

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339 out of 731 people found this review helpful.

When you want to feel like a kid again...

By CityGirl on 4/1/2003

  • Overall Rating: 8
  • Food: 8
  • Service: 8
  • Décor: 6
  • Yes, I would go back!

Old peanut butter print ads line the walls of this place that's not fancy, but fun. At the host's recommendation, I tried the cinnamon-raisin peanut butter and apples on wheat bread. It was delicious and decadent. My kids enjoyed the "Fluffernutter" (peanut butter and marshmallow cream), and the double-decker pb&j. Definitely ask for the crusts to be cut off. They were rather hard on the night we were there.

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339 out of 674 people found this review helpful.

Like opening a kid's lunch box - no better

By zeecee on 3/30/2003

  • Overall Rating: 1
  • Food: 1
  • Service: 2
  • Décor: 2
  • No, I would not go back!

Somebody had a quirky idea - to make peanut butter sandwiches in a variety of combinations and this is one of those cases of, "Build it and they will come". Thought for no apparent reason. The sandwiches are mediocre and not cheap. I have no clue why people would choose to eat here. It's a gimmick, but it's lasting.

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