645 "Lunch" restaurants in New York.
Thai Diner is a practically flawless Nolita restaurant from the team behind Uncle Boons. Eat here.
Teranga is a casual African restaurant across from Central Park where you’re going to want to dine twice a week.
Hidden behind red velvet curtains inside a Midtown hotel, this staged hole in the wall with eternal lines has NYC’s best burger.
The Smith is a chain restaurant that started in the East Village, and it’s sort of like a mid-tier sedan. Not too flashy, but it gets the job done.
Westville East is a great utility spot, especially if you’re looking to eat something kind of healthy.
A 24 hour French cafe that is good for everything from casual dinner with friends, to business lunch, to going face down in a burger at 3am.
A kind-of-healthy menu with reasonable prices make Ruby’s a Soho standby. Stop by for a casual meal anytime of day.
A classic and simple East Village ramen shop that delivers the goods every time.
This cafe in NoHo is and always has been where New York City’s most attractively unemployed people come to have breakfast at noon.
Mary's still makes an excellent lobster roll, but this restaurant has developed some flaws with age. Hit it for lunch or brunch, avoid it for dinner.
Keens is a Midtown steakhouse with tons of history, but even if you don’t care about Albert Einstein’s smoking pipe, you’ll eat some great meat.
An iconic steakhouse with flippant service and a delicious porterhouse, Peter Luger in Williamsburg should be on every meat-eater’s shortlist.
BLT Steak is a joint where suits, business folk, tourists, and Upper East Siders can all dine in harmony. The food is outstanding, but because they don't solely use dry aged beef, they fall short of …
Jeffrey’s Grocery in the West Village is one of the few restaurants in town we return to regularly. It is Perfect For pretty much everything.
Lupa is an ideal spot for that early-in-the-week dinner in Greenwich Village that you sort of want to cancel but can’t.
Grand Central Oyster Bar is a legendary, Classic NYC Establishment located inside Grand Central Station. There ain’t another place like this in the world, and unless you commute from Westchester ever…