By Bonnie Tandy Leblang
Our second post answering the question “Where should I eat?” when heading to theatre offers places not too far — by New York City standards — from The Public at 425 Lafayette Street.
Acme 9 Great Jones St, New York, NY 10012
Good food in a noisy environment.
Atla 372 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10012
A modern neighborhood Mexican restaurant from chef Enrique Olvera (Cosme).
Bleecker Kitchen & Co. 643 Broadway, New York, NY 10012
www.bleeckerkitchen.com; 1 212-253-7467
A neighborhood American restaurant with good simple food.
Cafe Standard 25 Cooper Sq, New York, NY 10003
www.standardhotels.com; 1 212-475-5700
The cafe at the Standard Hotel when you don’t have time for Narcissa (also in the hotel)
Cooper’s Craft & Kitchen 87 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003
Good innovative food, craft beer and friendly service in a warm bar-like setting.
il Buco Alimentari & Vineria 53 Great Jones St, New York, NY 10012
A pricey Italian eatery and wine bar with good food.
Joe’s Pub 425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
The restaurant at The Public.
Lafayette 380 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003
Andrew Carmelini’s everyday French restaurant in NoHo.
McSorleys Old Ale House 15 E 7th St, New York, NY 10003
The oldest still existing licensed pub in America; go for the fun atmosphere not the food. Bring cash.
Narcbar 25 Cooper Sq, New York, NY 10003
The newest bar at the Standard Hotel with a limited menu. Good for a quick light bite.
Narcissa Restaurant 25 Cooper Sq, New York, NY 10003
A not to be missed restaurant offering — among other goodies — fabulous veggie dishes.
Porsena 21 E 7th St, New York, NY 10003
Sara Jenkin’s sit-down Italian restaurant.
Tim Ho Wan 85 4th Ave, New York, NY 10003
A dim sum restaurant that’s “the world’s cheapest Michelin-starred restaurant.”