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Feb 1st, 2011, 02:26 PM
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NYC Dining.

I have a one day trip planned to New York City and am completely clueless on where to eat. I would like someplace that has food such as burgers, sandwiches, chicken dishes, etc. I don't want to spend a ton of money on food either and it will most likely be a lunch/dinner so good sized portions would also be a plus.

I'll be around the Gershwin theater and Greenwich Village. Any reccomendations would be much appreciated.
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Feb 1st, 2011, 05:36 PM
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By lunch/dinner I assume you mean one big meal in the late afternoon - rather than a lunch and a dinner. You'll get this only in casuale paces - which sounds like what you want anyway - since more formal restaurants usually close between lunch and dinner.

There are a host of casuale cafes that can supply what you want. It would help if you tell us when (is it warm weather and do you want a sidewalk cafe?) And what your plan for the day is- when you'll be where. Also it would help to know what your budget is - and if you will be having wine or beer (for former can drive up the bill).
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Feb 1st, 2011, 06:16 PM
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There are so many, many places that all you have to do is walk around and check the posted menus on windows.
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Feb 1st, 2011, 06:24 PM
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Check out The Garage for quite good food that's reasonably priced, great atmosphere, good drinks, and very good jazz:

http://garagerest.com/

99 7th Ave. South. Near Grove St.
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Jan 23rd, 2013, 01:14 PM
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A low key but really fun place to visit if you are in NYC is on the upper west side. It's called Sugar and Plumm. It's been there for less than a year but its fabulous. It's known for desserts but it has some seriously awesome savory menu items too. I always go with the pulled pork and waffles when I go. My only suggestion. If you aren't going with kids, it may be a little more enjoyable to go for a late dinner. It is a family restaurant but they serve drinks as well. Enjoy your time in New York!

http://www.sugarandplummnews.com/
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Jan 23rd, 2013, 01:18 PM
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The thread is nearly 2 years old
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Jan 24th, 2013, 11:49 AM
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I wonder where the OP had lunch??
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