Where to eat before or after a Broadway show, whether you want to have a fancy meal or grab something quick.
Team InfatuationSeptember 12, 2022
The best restaurants within walking distance of the Apollo Theater in Harlem.
Team InfatuationFebruary 2, 2023
Where to eat at Rockefeller Center when you're viewing the tree, ice skating, going to Radio City, shopping on 5th Avenue, heading up to Top of the Rock, or seeing Fallon.
Hannah Albertine, Bryan Kim & Kenny YangNovember 28, 2022
Hell's KitchenTimes Square
10 restaurants near the Theater District for when you need a quick dinner before the show.
Hannah AlbertineJune 5, 2019
The best restaurants within walking distance of Harlem’s most famous theater.
Chalong is a spacious Thai spot in Hell's kitchen that serves exciting, rarely-seen seafood dishes.
Kenny YangJanuary 30, 2023
There are a lot of new restaurants at Rockefeller Center, and some are actually pretty exciting.
Located on the concourse at Rockefeller Center, 21 Greenpoint is a casual spot where you can have some perfectly fine American food with a glass of wine.
Kenny YangNovember 28, 2022
Jupiter, located on the concourse at Rockefeller Center, is an Italian spot from the King team with impressive starters and pastas.
Upper West Side
Tatiana is a sleek, Bronx-inspired Afro-Caribbean restaurant in David Geffen Hall helmed by Top Chef alumn Kwame Onwuachi
Carina FinnNovember 3, 2022
Gallaghers Steakhouse has been serving exceptionally good dry-aged meats in Times Square since the 1940s. It's the best classic steakhouse experience in NYC.
Carina FinnSeptember 23, 2022
Whether you're looking for something quick or want to have a nice sit-down dinner before you attend the Beetlejuice musical, here are your best options.
Marseille is a French brasserie in Hell's Kitchen with a fun oyster Happy Hour and a surprising amount of cool for a Times Square-adjacent restaurant.
Neha TalrejaSeptember 1, 2022
With its red leather booths and Art Deco decor, The Lambs Club is a very Midtown place. It's a little stuffy, but the food is reliably good.
Bryan KimAugust 23, 2022
The Italian sandwiches from this Florence import are huge, and you'll want to try every single one.
Kenny YangAugust 22, 2022
By the time you finish paying your bill, you'll already want to come back to this yakitori restaurant in Midtown.
You can get outstanding manti and pilaf at this glatt kosher Uzbek spot on 47th Street—if you can figure out how to get in.
Patsy's is a classic red sauce joint in Midtown that's been run by the Scognamillo family since 1944.
Carina FinnAugust 22, 2022
Sushi by Bou offers a 30-minute 12-course $50 omakase that's ideal for pre-theater dining.
Omakaseed is a vegan restaurant in Nomad that serves a playful 60-minute, 15-course omakase menu.
Carina FinnAugust 1, 2022
The Modern is really two different experiences: the bar, and the dining room. Here’s what you need to know about both.
Written byKatherine Lewin & Chris Stang
Even though it's in Midtown, this multi-level meat market serves up one of our favorite steaks in town, and it's not what you might expect from a steakhouse in the area.
Written byAndrew Steinthal
Year after year, Esca remains in the conversation of the NYC elite. It’s always jam-packed, mostly with the business and commuter crowd.
Toloache ain’t cheap, but in an area where dropping dollars on grub is a given, it’s a breath of fresh air when the food is legitimately awesome.