768 "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.
Barcha is a Latin-Mediterranean restaurant in East Harlem that's great for a casual date or friend hang.
Sea Wolf is a big Bushwick spot serving seafood where you should meet up with friends or a date for Happy Hour.
Lechonera La Isla is a classic Puerto Rican restaurant in Harlem with a true plethora of pork to choose from.
L’Industrie in Williamsburg makes NYC’s best slice of pizza, fusing Italian ingredients with classic New York-style crust.
Louie & Ernie’s is a legendary New York-style slice shop in Pelham Bay that’s been open since 1947. Get the sausage pie.
Hui is a great Sichuan restaurant on the Upper East Side with a little outdoor dining area too.
Alley 41 is a Sichuan restaurant in Flushing with some particularly inventive takes on the classics.