Breakfast/Brunch

  • Norma’s
  • Sarabeth’s
  • Jack’s Wife Freda – GREAT breakfast
  • Pastis (Get the steak sandwich for breakfast) CLOSED.
  • Prune
  • Balthazar
  • Jane
  • Friend of Farmer
  • Cafe Orlin
  • Lafayette
  • ABC Kitchen
  • Salvation Taco
  • Clinton St. Baking Company
  • Barbounia – Mediterranean Omelets
  • Antique Garage – Live Jazz
  • Locanda Verde (Sunday brunch)
  • Two Hands
  • Cookshop
  • L’apicio
  • Extra Virgin
  • Cafe Cluny
  • Black Seed Bagels
  • Egg
  • Good Enough to Eat (Upper Westside)

Burgers

  • Burger Joint
  • Spotted Pig
  • Grass Cow
  • Corner Bistro
  • Zaitzeff
  • Umami Burger
  • J.G. Melon (Cash Only!)
  • Shake Shack
  • The Fat Radish
  • Wilma Jean

Mexican/Latin/Spanish

  • Calxico
  • Cafe Habbana (If you’re not in the mood to wait in line, the Cafe Habana next door is for take out. Grab your food, find a table and sit outside)
  • Taqueria Diana
  • Mercadito Grove
  • Pipa (Spanish)
  • Tacombi at Fonda Nolita

Italian

  • Felice
  • Manzo
  • Il Bico Alimentary
  • Lombardi’s Pizza
  • Vapiano
  • Morandi
  • Don Antonio (Pizza)
  • Maialino
  • Marta (Pizza)
  • Zero Otto Nova Trattoria
  • Brio @137 E 61st (Pizza)
  • Eataly

Steak

  • Peter Luger
  • Keens Steakhouse
  • Benjamin Steakhouse
  • Morton’s
  • Del Frisco’s
  • Quality Meets

Japanese

  • Morimoto (88,10th ave between 15th st& 16th st)
  • Next Door Nobu (105 Hudson St & Franklin St.)
  • Nobu 57 (40 W 57th St next to Bergdorf)
  • Takahache
  • Bond Street (LOVED IT)
  • Koi
  • Sushi Yasuda
  • Sushi of Gari
  • Blue Ribbon Sushi

Chinese/Asian

  • Mr Chow
  • Phillipe Chow
  • Buddakan

French

  • The NoMad Restaurant (LOVE IT)
  • Balthazar
  • La Bilboquet
  • Rue 57 (French/Japanese – nice for lunch)

American & International

  • The Commodore (fried chicken)
  • Per Se
  • The Cafeteria
  • The Park
  • Delicatessen
  • Elmo

Chocolate & Dessert

Max Brenner
– Serendipity 3 (frozen hot chocolate)