New York Magazine

  THE CHEAP LIST
  An a-to-z of the best new inexpensive meals in the city.


   
  FAVORITE CHEAP MEAL
  Hideki Matsui, Ivana Trump, Mayor Bloomberg, and other notable New Yorkers tell us their budget picks.


   
  PRIX FIXE CHEAP FIX
  Top chefs shop for the city's best deals.


   
  THE PLATE RACE
  How do six lowbrow dishes measure up to their high-end counterparts?


   
   


   
  DESSERT DATING
  The new seduction of wooing your sweetheart in a single course. It's cheaper than a full meal..


   
  BY NEIGHBORHOOD
  Brooklyn
  Manhattan
  Queens


   
  BY CUISINE
  Which Italian, French, and Middle Eastern restaurants made the list?
   
   
   
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Cheap Eats by Neighborhood: Manhattan

 
 

MANHATTAN     |     BROOKLYN     |      QUEENS
 

East Village

•  Jewel Bako Makimono
101 Second Avenue
212-253-7848

•  Kenka
25 St. Marks Place
212-254-6363

•  Miss Williamsburg Portavia
228 East 10th Street
212-228-5355

•  Natchez
31 Second Avenue
212-460-9171

• Roll-N-Roaster
64 Third Avenue
212-614-2333

Lower East Side

•  'inoteca
98 Rivington Street
212-614-0473

•  Quartino
11 Bleecker Street
212-529-5133

•  Les Enfantes Terribles
37 Canal Street
212-777-7518

•  Loreley Restaurant & Biergarten
7 Rivington Street
212-253-7077

• Roomali
97 Lexington Avenue
212-679-8900

•  Schiller's Liquor Bar
131 Rivington Street
212-260-4555

 




Gramercy/Union Sq.

•  Bao Noodles
391 Second Avenue
212-725-7770

•  Bar Jamon
125 East 17th St.
212-253-2773

•  Casa Mono
52 Irving Place
212-253-2773

West Village/
Meatpacking

•  Alta
64 West 10th Street
212-505-7777

•  Barbuto
775 Washington Street
212-924-9700

•  Galanga
149 West 4th Street
212-228-4267

•  Kasadela
647 East 11th Street
212-777-1582

•  Le Quinze
132 West Houston Street
212-475-1515

•  The Spotted Pig
314 West 11th Street
212-620-0393

•  Wogie's
39 Greenwich Avenue
212-229-2171

 

 

 




Upper West

•  Gumbo Cafe
950 Columbus Avenue near 107th Street
212-222-2378

•  Itzocan Bistro
1575 Lexington Avenue at 101st St.
212-423-0255

Midtown West

•  Bread & Olive
24 West 45th St.
212-764-1588

•  Carve Unique Sandwiches
760-8 Eighth Avenue, at 47th Street
212-730-4949

•  Divane
888 Eighth Avenue
212-333-5888

Midtown East

•  Shake Shack
Madison Square Park, southeast corner
212-889-6600

• Sip Sak
928 Second Avenue, near 49th Street
212-583-1900