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Dutch Fred's Photos

Dutch Fred's

307 W. 47th St. (btw. Eighth & Ninth Aves.)

Brings together the character of Hell’s Kitchen past with the buzz of its present in an upbeat spot for craft cocktail artistry.

Suzuki Photos

Suzuki

114 W. 47th St. (btw. Sixth & Seventh Aves.)

Multi-concept restaurant offering modern Japanese cuisine, alongside an ever-evolving traditional kaiseki tasting meal.

Tanner Smith's Photos

Tanner Smith's

204 W. 55th St. (btw. Seventh Ave. & Broadway)

Beloved midtown spot takes inspiration from local tradition, with main bar area styled as an early 20th-century New York drinking house.

Vida Verde Photos

Vida Verde

248 W. 55th St. (btw. Broadway & Eighth Ave.)

Vida Verde brings the tastes, colors, sounds, and scents of Mexico to Midtown West.

Haswell Green's Photos

Haswell Green's

240 W. 52nd St. (btw. Broadway & Eighth Ave.)

Beer hall casual meets craft cocktails with a healthy dose of style and Irish hospitality along the way.

Fogo de Chão  Photos

Fogo de Chão

40 W. 53rd St.

Fogo de Chão's first churrascaria (Brazilian steakhouse) in New York City serves the delicious preparations of gaucho chefs along with a gourmet salad bar, authentic Brazilian side dishes, and an award-winning wine list.

Sen Sakana Photos

Sen Sakana

28 W. 44th St. (btw. Fifth & Sixth Aves.)

Enjoy what The New Yorker calls “Intercultural Bliss” of Japanese and Peruvian cuisine at Sen Sakana, NYC’s first authentic Nikkei restaurant. Dishes range from elegantly crafted sushi and chirashi to ceviche and empanadas. The expansive layout features a bar area, main dining room, elevated sushi bar, and private dining room for lunch and dinner events. Pre-theater menu available.

Heartland Brewery and Chophouse  Photos

Heartland Brewery and Chophouse

127 W. 43rd St. (btw. Sixth and Seventh Aves.)

This handsome and roomy Times Square location offers Heartland's renowned handcrafted beers, housemade sodas, and a hearty steakhouse menu.

Heartland Brewery and Rotisserie Empire State Building  Photos

Heartland Brewery and Rotisserie Empire State Building

350 Fifth Ave. (34th St.)

New York City’s most famous landmark, the Empire State Building, now houses New York’s number one brewery, a two-story 450-seat Heartland equipped with two large bars and four giant flat-screen TV’s.

HB Burger Photos

HB Burger

127 W. 43rd St.

The newest member to the Heartland Brewery family, HB Burger, is not your average burger joint. With wrought iron and amber lighting, two bars and spacious seating, this restaurant serves up nine specialty burgers and great salads, accompanied by a tasty assortment of "Must Frys" from tater tots to tempura.

Heartland Brewery Midtown West  Photos

Heartland Brewery Midtown West

625 Eighth Ave. (41st St.)

Conveniently located in the Port Authority Bus Terminal, the Midtown West location features a welcoming mahogany bar, spacious dining room, and Founder Jon Bloostein’s personal collection of “breweriana” on the walls.

Darbar Photos

Darbar

152 E. 46th St.

Reviewers and patrons consistently give high marks to this cozy, bi-level Indian restaurant and lounge located on the East Side

PJ Bernstein Photos

PJ Bernstein

1215 Third Ave. (btw. 70th & 71st Sts.)

Family-owned and -run since 1982, serving classic kosher-style deli cuisine including classics both old and new. Offering dine-in, carry-out, delivery, and catering for all occasions. Favorites include pastrami and corned beef piled high, hearty soups, and more.

Darbar Grill Photos

Darbar Grill

157 E. 55th St.

Enjoy fine Indian dining in an elegant setting. Darbar Grill is a superb choice for Indian food with great ambience and service.

An’nam Photos

An’nam

234 W. 48th St.

An’nam serves up delicious Japanese and Vietnamese favorites for lunch and dinner seven days a week.

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse New York Photos

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse New York

1221 Ave. of the Americas (entrance at 49th St.)

A sophisticated, elegant steakhouse with generous portions of prime steaks, cold-water lobster tails, and other tempting specialties.

Ding Chinese Restaurant Photos

Ding Chinese Restaurant

234 W. 48th St.

The Theatre District’s go-to for a wide array of authentic and delicious Chinese cuisine at very reasonable prices.

Dianne & Elisabeth Photos

Dianne & Elisabeth

644 Tenth Ave.

Wine and cocktail bar in Midtown West. Named after the mothers of the owners, so you know it’s a labor of love. Fresh, farm-to-table approach at an affordable price.

Obicà Mozzarella Bar, Pizza e Cucina Photos

Obicà Mozzarella Bar, Pizza e Cucina

928 Broadway (btw. 21st & 22nd Sts.)

Obicà Mozzarella Bar is a casual contemporary Italian restaurant.

Topaz Noodle Bar Photos

Topaz Noodle Bar

129 W. 56th St. (btw. Sixth & Seventh Aves.)

The scene at Thai favorite Topaz Noodle Bar is clean, sleek, and pristine, and you’ll find that in both the restaurant’s décor and in their dishes.

Pera Mediterranean Brasserie Photos

Pera Mediterranean Brasserie

303 Madison Ave.

You may be on Madison Avenue, but when you step into Pera, you're entering the kind of sophisticated restaurant you would find in Istanbul.

Flatiron Hall Photos

Flatiron Hall

38 W. 26th St. (btw. Fifth & Sixth Aves.)

Restaurant and beer hall in the heart of New York City's historic Flatiron District.

Brazil Brazil Photos

Brazil Brazil

328 W. 46th St.

Color and great music steps away from Broadway shows and Times Square.

Buca di Beppo Photos

Buca di Beppo

1540 Broadway

Whether you're hosting a group event, celebrating a special occasion or planning a business dinner, you'll enjoy Buca's authentic Italian cuisine in an eclectic, vintage setting. 

Villa Mosconi Photos

Villa Mosconi

69 MacDougal St.

Great homemade pastas and fresh seafood in the heart of Greenwich Village

Lunella Ristorante Photos

Lunella Ristorante

173 Mulberry St. (btw. Grand & Broome Sts.)

Family owned and operated by a charming Italian immigrant family that has owned various restaurants in Little Italy for generations. One of the best finds in the neighborhood! Wait ’til you taste their delicious homemade pastas, fresh seafood, veal, poultry, soups, and salads on an extensive menu. Casual, charming setting features a smart wine list and a full bar. Lunch/dinner until late (except Tuesdays).

Curry India Photos

Curry India

148 W. 49th St. (btw. Sixth & Seventh Aves.)

In the heart of Times Square, Curry India sits on the longtime site of the Ceylon India Inn—the oldest Indian restaurant in New York City, established in 1915. Serves a wide range of exquisite authentic Indian curries, where fresh vegetables come in pairs deftly flavored with exotic spices. Chicken tikka with a savory, orange-colored sauce, roast chicken bright red from the tandoori, poori bread is extravagantly inflated—just waiting to be poked!

Obicà Mozzarella Bar Photos

Obicà Mozzarella Bar

590 Madison Ave. (56th St.) IBM Building Atrium

Top-rate coffees and other pick-me-ups in midtown.

The Sea Fire Grill Photos

The Sea Fire Grill

158 E. 48th St. (btw. Lexington & Third Aves.)

Offering contemporary American seafood and an elegant-yet-classic experience.

Hong Kong Station Photos

Hong Kong Station

157 W. 47th St. (btw. Sixth & Seventh Aves.)

Beautiful bamboo-decorated ambiance with excellent and reasonably priced Chinese cuisine in the heart of the Theatre District. The place to go before, during, or after theatre. Best dim sum in midtown. Lunch specials only $9.95! Serves lunch and dinner 7 days: soups, congee, seafood, noodle and rice favorites, casserole, vegetable, beef, pork, chicken, and duck.

Houston Hall Photos

Houston Hall

222 W. Houston St. (btw. Varick St. & Sixth Ave.)

Spacious beer garden in the West Village.

Bill's Bar & Burger Photos

Bill's Bar & Burger

16 W. 51st St.

Bill’s exploded onto NYC’s burger scene in ’09, becoming an instant hit with burger junkies and locals. Rockefeller Center location opened in ’10 with 400 seats, making it the biggest standalone burger joint in the country. Every burger, shake, and fry, in dozens of varieties and counting, is made fresh daily.

Ashford & Simpson's Sugar Bar Photos

Ashford & Simpson's Sugar Bar

254 W. 72nd St. (btw. Broadway & West End Ave.)

Presenting a fresh alternative to the mundane, Ashford & Simpson’s Sugar Bar is an intimate, full-service restaurant, showcasing local and international talent. Performances run from R&B/soul to to jazz to Caribbean to traditional African rhythms.

Katz's Delicatessen Photos

Katz's Delicatessen

205 E. Houston St.

Delicious, oversized, hand-carved sandwiches on the Lower East Side

Buenos Aires Photos

Buenos Aires

513 E. 6th St.

Known for their uncompromising choice of the finest cuts of beef and the freshest vegetables-high quality food at reasonable prices in a charming, warm, cozy atmosphere.

David Burke Kitchen  Photos

David Burke Kitchen

23 Grand St.

David Burke Kitchen brings creative, inventive culinary style to downtown New York.

Masseria dei Vini Photos

Masseria dei Vini

887 Ninth Ave. (btw. 57th & 58th Sts.)

Masseria dei Vini (Masseria of Wines) is brought to you from the La Masseria team, bringing gourmet Neapolitan style pizza from a Ferrara wood-burning oven and a terrific wine program to match.

Dave & Buster's Times Square Photos

Dave & Buster's Times Square

234 W. 42nd St. (btw. Seventh & Eighth Aves.)

A world of entertainment where great food, signature drinks & one-of-a-kind fun can be found

Patsy's Italian Restaurant Photos

Patsy's Italian Restaurant

236 W. 56th St.

A family-run celebrity favorite since 1944 with highly rated authentic Neapolitan Italian dishes

Spirit Cruises  Photos

Spirit Cruises

Chelsea Piers, 23rd Street and the Hudson River

Spirit Cruises is New York City's most vibrant and entertaining dining vessel.

Carma Asian Tapas Photos

Carma Asian Tapas

38 Carmine St. (btw. Bedford & Bleecker Sts.)

A hidden gem in the heart of the West Village. Rated No. 1 Best Soup Dumpling in the City by SinoVision.

Monte's Photos

Monte's

97 MacDougal St.

Classic Italian cuisine in Greenwich Village since 1918

Zavo Photos

Zavo

1011 Third Ave. (btw. 60th & 61st Sts.)

One-of-a-kind elegant fine dining, drinks, and extravagant live entertainment at one of NYC’s very best restaurants.

Grotta Azzurra  Photos

Grotta Azzurra

177 Mulberry St. (at Broome St.)

Since 1908, favorite of Enrico Caruso & many celebs. Pizzas, pastas, steaks, seafood, salads…something for everyone. Famous for lobster Fra Diavolo: whole lobster served over linguine with clams/mussels in spicy red sauce.

Blue Seafood Bar Photos

Blue Seafood Bar

856 Ninth Ave. (btw. 55th-56th Sts.)

Fine Mediterranean seafood and tapas, craft beers, cocktails, and boutique pan-Mediterranean wines in a beautiful intimate setting.

IL Cortile  Photos

IL Cortile

125 Mulberry St. (btw. Canal & Hester Sts.)

One of the largest and leading Little Italy Northern Italian institutions since 1975. Dine in the stunning back garden atrium which is like no other in the city. Their extensive a la carte menu is sure to appeal to even the pickiest of palates, as well as a wide variety of prix fixe menus for group gatherings in one of their numerous private dining rooms.

Bateaux New York

Pier 61, Chelsea Piers

Manhattan's premier all-glass, European-inspired dining cruise vessel.

Galata Restaurant Photos

Galata Restaurant

212 E. 34th St.

Modern selection of most popular & loved Turkish and Mediterranean dishes as well as mouth-watering desserts.

La Masseria Photos

La Masseria

235 W. 48th St.

"A farmhouse in the middle of Manhattan" offering classic dishes from the Puglia region of Italy

Umberto's Clam House Photos

Umberto's Clam House

132 Mulberry St. (btw. Hester & Grand Sts.)

Famous since 1972. Actors, sports figures, politicians, musicians, and other celebs all flock here. Legendary “Hot, Medium & Mild Sauce” simmered to perfection for hours. Exciting dishes like linguine with white clam sauce and seafood Marechiaro. Renowned raw bar. Open seven days lunch/dinner. Try their famous cocktails, sangria, or wine by the glass.

Hard Rock Cafe Photos

Hard Rock Cafe

1501 Broadway

Rock your senses with tantalizing food and drinks and an awe-inspiring rock memorabilia collection

Zibetto Espresso Bar Photos

Zibetto Espresso Bar

1221 Sixth Ave. (on 48th St.)

Entering a Zibetto Espresso Bar should feel like walking into any small café from Trieste to Milano.

Chazz Palminteri Italian Restaurant Photos

Chazz Palminteri Italian Restaurant

30 W. 46 St. (btw. Fifth & Sixth Aves.)

Classic Italian dishes like grilled calamari, pappardelle with ragu, linguini alla vongole, and vitello tre funghi. “Only the best if my name is on it”—Chazz Palminteri.

Pera SoHo Photos

Pera SoHo

54 Thompson St.

Pera SoHo is a transportative Mediterranean retreat in the heart of Soho.

Caffe Palermo Photos

Caffe Palermo

148 Mulberry St. (Grand St.)

Since 1973, a must stop in Little Italy! Home of New York’s Award-Winning Cannoli!

Tio Pepe Photos

Tio Pepe

168 W. 4th St.

Open since 1970 in Greenwich Village, Tio Pepe combines two surprisingly dissimilar cuisines—Spanish and Mexican—and offers a lively bar scene, a sidewalk cafe, Latino music, and a main dining room with a skylit garden patio room, chandeliers, and stone and brick walls.

Nino's 46 Photos

Nino's 46

39 W. 46th St.

Family owned since 1982, this midtown favorite serves traditional Italian favorites with a contemporary twist.

Planet Hollywood Photos

Planet Hollywood

1540 Broadway

For great food, famous memorabilia, awesome merchandise, and out-of-this-world events, there’s no place like the Planet. Thrill to the magic of Hollywood surrounded by the largest movie memorabilia collection in the world!

The Federal Bar Photos

The Federal Bar

367 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn

This converted Brooklyn carriage house is home to inventive American food, cocktails, and a hyper-local beer list not available in any other Williamsburg restaurant.

Benjamin Steakhouse Photos

Benjamin Steakhouse

52 E. 41st St.

From the beautifully marbled cuts of dry-aged beef to the impeccably refined Old World service and charm, Benjamin Steak House prides itself on a quality dining experience in an elegant midtown setting.

Benjamin Steakhouse Prime Photos

Benjamin Steakhouse Prime

23 E. 40th St.

Benjamin Steakhouse Prime combines modern elegance with traditional steakhouse classics, while showcasing signature standouts from highly regarded sister property Benjamin Steakhouse.

Empire Steak House  Photos

Empire Steak House

151 E. 50th St. (btw. Third & Lexington Aves.); 237 W. 54th St. (btw. Broadway & Eighth Ave.)

Finest cuts of steaks, freshest seafood, a premium selection of 400+ wines, all in a beautiful surrounding with exceptional service. Two convenient locations in Midtown: East Side near Grand Central, West Side in the Theater District.

Morton's The Steakhouse (5th Ave.) Photos

Morton's The Steakhouse (5th Ave.)

551 Fifth Ave. (on 45th, btw. Fifth & Madison Aves.)

The ideal steakhouse for a memorable dinner (or just a classic power lunch).

La Rivista featuring Broadway Joe Steak Photos

La Rivista featuring Broadway Joe Steak

313 W. 46th St.

Celebrity and sports hangout serving some of the best prime ribs of beef, steak, pasta, and seafood in town. Open 7 days a week for lunch, dinner, and late night dining.

Tuscany Steakhouse Photos

Tuscany Steakhouse

117 W. 58th St. (btw. Sixth & Seventh Aves.)

Italian steakhouse serving highest grade prime-aged beef, aged in-house, as well as Italian dishes like veal Milanese, chicken Parmesan, and seafood linguini.

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