Great Restaurants Within Walking Distance

Whether it’s a special occasion – maybe your anniversary or a friend’s birthday or just another night out on the town, New Yorkers are always looking for tips on where to find the perfect restaurant. It’s a good thing for you that One Riverside Park in Riverside South has some of the best food within walking distance!


If it’s Italian that you seek, try Gabriel’s Bar and Restaurant, at 11 West 60th Street, is molto! Known for its celebrity crowd, the restaurant has been around for more than 20-years and is conveniently located near Lincoln Center.  The restaurant has served some of the most powerful, politicians, including President Bush and President Clinton. You never know who you may run into here.


For the seafood lover, Atlantic Grill, located at 49 West 64th Street and Ed’s Chowder House, located at 44 West 63rd Street are quite the catch. You’ll love Ed’s Chowder Houses fresh tuna steak Frites, lobster rolls, crab cakes and signature chowders from the chowder bar. Atlantic Grill’s wonderful assortment of oysters, fresh sushi and more from their ultimate raw bar, make for a standout culinary experience.

While the Upper West Side is home to several French bistros, we recommend Café Luxembourg, located at 200 West 70th Street, which has become the exemplary neighborhood bistro of the Upper West Side. Also, La Boite en Bois, located at 75 West 68th Street, is a charming and romantic French restaurant. Just off of Columbus Avenue, it is tucked away in a beautiful brownstone. With its rustic ambience, you will feel as though you are in the countryside of France.

Finally, if you’re looking for something new try Loi, located at 208 West 70th Street, a Greek restaurant, which used to be known as Compass but has received a complete makeover and is now led by Maria Loi. The famed cookbook writer and entrepreneur, is making headlines left and right for her new Greek cuisine. There is something here to satisfy every palette.


Bon Appetit!