Kiin Thai is a casual spot on 8th street near NYU that’s useful to know about for your low-key catch-up dinner needs. This place is relatively inexpensive and usually easy enough to walk in a get a table. Plus, they have a lunch deal that comes with a main dish, spring rolls, salad, or soup (which won’t cost you more than $11).
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After closing their East Village location, this Indian restaurant is now back with a more upscale space near Union Square.
Quick, specialty fast foods are something lower Manhattan now thrives on, and Tortaria deserves to be mentioned alongside their fellow low-cost, high-reward brethren. There’s a Mexican sandwich and a taquito for every palate.
There are some incredible things to eat at Neta, but there are also some duds on the menu. It’s probably a much better experience if you have endless money to spend. Then again, so is everything.
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Taladwat is a casual Thai restaurant in Hell’s Kitchen where you can get two entrees with rice for $18.
When it comes to Hell’s Kitchen Thai, this is where the magic happens. Prepare to get some spicy in your life, just a short walk from your sad Midtown office.
Laut is a Thai/Malaysian/Singaporean restaurant just off Union Square, and it's a good, casual pace to try something other than your usual noodles.
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