318 "Casual Weeknight Dinner" restaurants in New York.
A good casual weeknight dinner spot is hard to find. It’s a step above a make-your-own bowl place, but not somewhere you’ll need a reservation. It shouldn’t be too expensive, you should be able to talk instead of shout, and your dinner shouldn’t take more than an hour. These spots do it all.
Razza is a wood-fired pizza spot in Jersey City that’s well worth a trip from New York. Or from anywhere else.
Lighthouse is our go-to spot in Williamsburg for a casual, kind of healthy, but still impressive meal.
Three blocks from the Barclays Center, Chuko is not only an ideal pre-game move, but our favorite ramen joint in Brooklyn.
BK Jani is a counter-service place in Bushwick serving meat-heavy Pakistani street food that you’ll think about when you’re in bed late at night.
Hanoi House is a great, trendy little Vietnamese restaurant in the East Village.
Ops is a pizza restaurant in Bushwick where you’ll want to become a regular even if you don’t live in the neighborhood.
Davelle is an all-day Japanese spot on the LES that’s unlike any other place in the city.
Miss Ada is a small, comfortable spot in Fort Greene with great Israeli food and an outdoor garden in the back.
LaRina is the Fort Greene neighborhood pasta spot that will make you want to move to Fort Greene immediately.
Win Son is a casual place in East Williamsburg were you can eat Taiwanese specialties like lu rou fan while hip hop plays in the background.
Krupa Grocery is an excellent all-day neighborhood restaurant in Windsor Terrace.