guide to union square dining


photo: Grub Street

photo: Grub Street

Union square café

Danny Meyer's first restaurant serves seasonal New American fare in a refined setting.

101 E 19th St, New York, NY 10003

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Ippudo

Ramen dishes & pork buns 

65 4th Ave, New York, NY 10003

photo: Tasting Table

photo: Tasting Table

Tocqueville

Seasonal, French-inspired cuisine, plus multicourse tasting menus 

1 E 15th St, New York, NY 10003

ootoya

Sleek bi-level outpost of a Tokyo izakaya chain 

8 W 18th St, New York, NY 10011

photo: Tasting Table

photo: Tasting Table

babuji

Modern Indian curries & street food

22 E 13th St, New York, NY 10003

Brother jimmy’s bbq

Relaxed joint for Southern-style BBQ, including pulled pork & dry-rub ribs, plus sports on TV.

116 E 16th St, New York, NY 10003

photo: BlackBook

photo: BlackBook

sugarfish

A revered LA sushi chef is behind this popular spot with a simple menu & omakase 

33 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003

 

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Luke’s lobster

Seafood counter serving Maine-style lobster rolls 

124 University Pl, New York, NY 10003

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the coffee shop

Brazilian-American eats & a late-night scene, with sidewalk seats for people-watching.

29 Union Square W, New York, NY 10003

the Pokespot

Hawaiian-style poke bowls 

120 4th Ave, New York, NY 10003

photo: NY Times

photo: NY Times

Union fare

Industrial-chic American restaurant in an expansive space also featuring food stands 

6 E 18th St, New York, NY 10003

photo: Gramercy Tavern

photo: Gramercy Tavern

Gramercy tavern

Elegant tavern with a fixed-price-only dining room & a bustling bar area.

42 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003

photo: Breads Bakery

photo: Breads Bakery

breads bakery

Bright, high-ceilinged bakery featuring handmade breads & baked goods, plus coffee & sandwiches.

18 E 16th St, New York, NY 10003

craft

Chef Tom Colicchio's refined, farm-fresh American fare served in an elegant space.

43 E 19th St, New York, NY 10003

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Nur

Stylish setting for Middle Eastern small plates & shareable dishes, plus breads.

34 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003

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Tim ho wan

Branch of an acclaimed Hong Kong–based chain specializing in dim sum 

85 4th Ave, New York, NY 10003

photo: Jean Georges

Abc kitchen

Chic New American eatery via Jean-Georges Vongerichten sourcing local, organic ingredients.

35 E 18th St, New York, NY 10003

photo:  15 East

photo:  15 East

15 east

Minimalist Japanese spot preparing creative sushi & fish plus cooked dishes in a refined atmosphere.

15 E 15th St, New York, NY 10003

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Fusco

Elegant restaurant for contemporary seasonal Italian dishes & housemade pastas 

43 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003

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Abcv

Vegan spot by Jean-Georges Vongerichten for seasonal plates

38 E 19th St, New York, NY 10003

Make Sandwich

Sandwich shop focusing on high-quality meats, cheeses & veggies.

135 4th Ave, New York, NY 10003