The City's Best Lunches
Sarabeth's Restaurant is one of The City's Best Lunches.

1. Sarabeth's Restaurant

8.7
40 Central Park S (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Breakfast Spot · Midtown East · 369 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: This is a great place for Brunch or Lunch. Try the Cream of Tomato Soup and the Grilled Smoked Mozzarella Sandwich. The burger is pretty tasty too!

Má Pêche is one of The City's Best Lunches.

2. Má Pêche

8.4
15 W 56th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Midtown East · 234 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Try the Ma Peche Pop and enjoy one of the best cola drinks you've ever had. Also enjoy the branzini, short ribs and fried cauliflower - all delicious.

2nd Ave Deli is one of The City's Best Lunches.

3. 2nd Ave Deli

9.0
162 E 33rd St (btw 3rd & Lexington Ave), New York, NY
Deli / Bodega · Rose Hill · 157 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: A perfect lunch to split for two – the best Matzoh Ball Soup in the city, followed by Pastrami on Rye and pickles on the side.

Freds at Barneys New York is one of The City's Best Lunches.

4. Freds at Barneys New York

8.5
660 Madison Ave (61st Street), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Upper East Side · 76 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: This is our go-to place for a business lunch or to spot a celebrity or to just enjoy a delicious Club Salad or Warm Lobster Salad.

Corner Bistro is one of The City's Best Lunches.

5. Corner Bistro

8.8
331 W 4th St (at Jane St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · West Village · 340 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Grab a Bistro Burger, fries and a beer. The menu is simple yet wonderful and delicious. If you’re going for lunch, grab a seat at the bar, otherwise, you’ll wait, because seating is limited.

Peter Luger Steak House is one of The City's Best Lunches.

6. Peter Luger Steak House

9.2
178 Broadway (at Driggs Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Steakhouse · Williamsburg · 550 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Go on Saturday afternoon and try the burger. It’s only $8 and it’s the freshest, tastiest burger.

Eleven Madison Park is one of The City's Best Lunches.

7. Eleven Madison Park

9.4
11 Madison Ave (at E 24th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · NoMad · 231 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Old school New York power restaurant that still impresses. Come here for the delicious lunch and dinner tasting menus - which change by the season.

Cafe Medina is one of The City's Best Lunches.

8. Cafe Medina

9 E 17th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Union Square · 73 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Great place to stop in during the work week for lunch, especially their soups! Our favorites are the Pumpkin Corn Bisque and the Tomato Bread Soup.

Saigon Vietnamese Sandwich Deli is one of The City's Best Lunches.

9. Saigon Vietnamese Sandwich Deli

9.3
369 Broome St (btwn Mott & Elizabeth St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · NoLita · 138 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: This is our pick for the best Banh Mi in the city. Quick, fast, cheap, tasty and made to order! Our favorite is the #1 house special – make it spicy!

El Sabroso is one of The City's Best Lunches.

10. El Sabroso

8.5
265 W 37th St (at 8th Ave), New York, NY
Latin American Restaurant · Garment District · 25 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Completely hidden gem is tucked away in a freight elevator entrance. Get here early for lunch (his food sells out fast) and enjoy stewed chicken, beef stew or goat.

Sergimmo Salumeria is one of The City's Best Lunches.

11. Sergimmo Salumeria

9.1
456 9th Ave (btwn 35th St & 36th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 108 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Mouthwatering Italian sandwiches – our favorites are the Il VIP, The Trentino, Marche and Abruzzo. Make sure to browse their various bars as well.

Le Baobab is one of The City's Best Lunches.

12. Le Baobab

6.8
120 W 116th St, New York, NY
African Restaurant · Central Harlem · 8 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Delicious Senegalese food, although the service is not great. Try one of their daily lunch specials (weekends too)…a whole lot of food for $10. Try the Thiebu Djen, it’s awesome.

Africa Kine Restaurant is one of The City's Best Lunches.

13. Africa Kine Restaurant

7.4
2267 7th Ave (at Adam Clayton Powell Junior Blvd), New York, NY
African Restaurant · Central Harlem · 28 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: The food here is shockingly good, with large portions of lamb in a rich peanut sauce or chicken with couscous. Check out their $10 lunch specials too!

Rainbow Falafel is one of The City's Best Lunches.

14. Rainbow Falafel

7.7
26 E 17th St, New York, NY
Falafel Restaurant · Union Square · 34 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: People line up during lunch for the best Falafel in the city. And at $4, it’s the best deal around. Add a side of Grape Leaves or Fried Cauliflower!

Zeytuna is one of The City's Best Lunches.

15. Zeytuna

7.5
59 Maiden Ln (at William St), New York, NY
Supermarket · Financial District · 53 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: More delicious and affordable than any other place in the area – go to the salad bar and load up on the Chicken Curry Salad and the Grilled Mixed Vegetable Salad.

Dishes is one of The City's Best Lunches.

16. Dishes

7.8
6 E 45th St (btwn Madison & 5th Ave.), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Midtown East · 59 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: This place is insane during lunchtime, but there’s no better place to go for a salad – totally customizable and we recommend you add the Ancho Roasted Salmon.

The Capital Grille is one of The City's Best Lunches.

17. The Capital Grille

8.5
155 E 42nd St, New York, NY
American Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 65 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: The Capital Grille is the place to go for a professional business lunch. You have to try the Parmesan Truffle Fries and the Lobster Mac ‘N’ Cheese. The dirty martini is excellent too.

The Mark Restaurant by Jean-Georges is one of The City's Best Lunches.

18. The Mark Restaurant by Jean-Georges

8.9
25 E 77th St (Madison Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Upper East Side · 46 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: A elegant place to have lunch and to “see and be seen.” Definitely go with the Truffle Pizza and the Croque M. Or you can go wrong with the Chilled Seafood Platter.

Luke's Lobster is one of The City's Best Lunches.

19. Luke's Lobster

9.2
426 Amsterdam Ave (btw W 80th & 81st St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Upper West Side · 80 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: New York City’s freshest, most affordable lobster roll in now available on the Upper West Side! Our favorite remains the Noah’s Ark.

Balaboosta is one of The City's Best Lunches.

20. Balaboosta

9.1
214 Mulberry St (btwn Spring St & Prince St), New York, NY
Mediterranean Restaurant · NoLita · 178 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Come here for lunch, or make reservations for dinner. Try the Roasted Cauliflower, the Half Chicken and the Mergues Sausage.

Rai Rai Ken is one of The City's Best Lunches.

21. Rai Rai Ken

7.9
218 E 10th St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Noodle House · East Village · 191 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Have a late lunch here from 2-5pm - $11 includes Ramen and one appetizer. Try the ramen with tofu and ground pork.

21 Club is one of The City's Best Lunches.

22. 21 Club

8.4
21 W 52nd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Midtown East · 120 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Old New York glamour – gentlemen must wear a jacket and no jeans allowed. The service is amazing. Try the ‘21’ Burger.

Flip Restaurant is one of The City's Best Lunches.

23. Flip Restaurant

7.3
1000 3rd Ave (btwn 59th & 60th St.), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Upper East Side · 37 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Fantastic burger joint inside Bloomingdales on 59th Street. Once inside, head to the mid-level of the lower level men's department, and look for the 'Wait to be seated' sign. Try the hearty blend burg

Dig Inn is one of The City's Best Lunches.

24. Dig Inn

9.0
17 E 17th St (btwn Broadway & 5th Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Union Square · 137 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Great spot to get a healthy and seasonal meal to-go! We like the Spicy Meatballs with Spanish Brown Rice, Sweet Potato Casserole, Slaw and Tomato & Cucumber Salad.

Café Sabarsky is one of The City's Best Lunches.

25. Café Sabarsky

8.6
1048 5th Ave (at E 86th St), New York, NY
Austrian Restaurant · Upper East Side · 91 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Nestled inside the Neue Gallerie is a little piece of old Vienna. You should wait on line to break the diet with a Wiener Eiskaffee and Apfelstrudel or Sachertorte.