Vanessa's Dumpling House is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

1. Vanessa's Dumpling House

9.1
118 Eldridge St (btwn Broome & Grand St), New York, NY
Dumpling Restaurant · Lower East Side · 390 tips and reviews

Rosa A.Rosa An: My favorites are the Peking duck sesame pancake and fried pork buns. So yummy and so cheap!

Natalie O.Natalie Olbrantz: SO CHEAP AND SO GOOD!!! Pork buns, pork/chive dumplings and sesame pancakes are all to die for. You can't go wrong with anything here.

SloanSloan: Great value. Also, the sesame pancake (I get it with Peking duck) is excellent

Woorijip is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

2. Woorijip

8.8
12 W 32nd St (btwn Broadway & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Korean Restaurant · Koreatown · 269 tips and reviews

Janie S.Janie S: Terrific place. Fresh, delicious, affordable and convenient. And you can even find healthy options too. Salad bar if you want to sample, plus cold and hot meals that tend to come with rice and/or soup

lookytasty.comlookytasty.com: Great place for fast, inexpensive and tasty Korean food! There's buffet bar by the pound and also prepackaged hot/cold foods to choose from. Yummy kimbap and pancakes! Opened late too!

Sydney D.Sydney Delancy: Great place to get inexpensive Korean food! They're open until 3:00 am! The kimbap with spicy kimchi chicken is great!

Rudy's Bar & Grill is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

3. Rudy's Bar & Grill

8.8
627 9th Ave (btwn W 44th & W 45th St), New York, NY
Dive Bar · Hell's Kitchen · 270 tips and reviews

Nora G.Nora Gomez: Free hot dogs! Cheap beer is always good, Rudy's Red is my favorite.

John Z.John Zanussi: Great little dive bar with cheap beer and free hot dogs. My kind of place!

AFAR MediaAFAR Media: Get yourself a pitcher of their red beer (also inexpensive) & enjoy free, unlimited, hot dogs with your choice of topping as long as you keep drinking. Read more.

San Marzano is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

4. San Marzano

8.9
117 2nd Ave (at 7th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · East Village · 162 tips and reviews

Patrick B.Patrick Baskin: Brunch is awesome and cheap, get the ricotella: fried dough filled with Nutella and ricotta cheese 👍

Eli S.Eli Showalter: The value here is incredible. Delicious pasta (the stroganoff and butternut squash & sausage sauces are delicious) plus pitchers of sangria and craft beer cheap prices. 👌🏼

Chad H.Chad Horner: eminently affordable ($9 pastas, $6 wine by the glass) and delicious! no reservations, so put your name in and head two blocks north to Fresco Gelateria for a pre-dinner coffee or tea (or gelato!)

Mamoun's Falafel is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

5. Mamoun's Falafel

9.2
119 Macdougal St (btwn Minetta Ln & W 3rd St), New York, NY
Falafel Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 324 tips and reviews

Luke S.Luke Smith: Get the falafel with hummus for an affordable, delicious & filling meal that's also healthy :)

Greg B.Greg B.: Best falafel and really cheap too, but they also have the really good kebab with nice chunks of meat

Clay F.Clay Fox: My favorite falafel place in NYC by far. Cheap, delicious, and open until 4 AM. Doesn't get much better. Cash only though.

Corner Bistro is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

6. Corner Bistro

8.7
331 W 4th St (at Jane St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · West Village · 381 tips and reviews

Jennie D.Jennie D.: One of the best burgers in the city and so cheap. A burger and a beer for under $15 just can't be beat. P.S. order the chili cheese fries

KK: Legendary and a must at 2 AM to get a cheap but delicious burger and fries, and don't forget the cheap $2.50 McSorleys Ale

Ana C.Ana Caiado: Bistro Burger is one if the things not to be missed while in nyc. Go during the day to avoid the crowd ;) Amazing burger, nice atmosphere, great value!

Mamoun's Falafel is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

7. Mamoun's Falafel

9.0
30 Saint Marks Pl (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Falafel Restaurant · East Village · 200 tips and reviews

TribecaTribeca: Tasty falafels, quick and affordable

Omer Z.Omer Zach: Unbelievably fast, delicious, and cheap shawarma.

Chelsea V.Chelsea Vance: Love this place. Delicious, cheap, fast, friendly, and LOVE the hot sauce (although it is pretty spicy so be careful).

Shu Jiao Fu Zhou Cuisine 潭頭王福州小吃 is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

8. Shu Jiao Fu Zhou Cuisine 潭頭王福州小吃

8.8
118 Eldridge St (at Broome St), New York, NY
Dumpling Restaurant · Lower East Side · 80 tips and reviews

Sairam R.Sairam Rajagopal: Order the dumplings ! Super cheap, super delicious !

SageSage: The Fu Chow wonton soup is cheap and amazing.

Martin M.Martin Mata: One of my favorite places for cheap eats. Plate of peanut butter sauce noodles and seven dumplings will run you $4.

Banh Mi Saigon Bakery is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

9. Banh Mi Saigon Bakery

9.0
198 Grand St (btwn Mulberry & Mott St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Little Italy · 186 tips and reviews

John R.John Reggio: Great value for lunch - under $4. Don't be shocked - it's a jewelry store, too. Try the pork or meatball. I'm not a big fan of the chicken. Sandwich topped with pickled carrots/cabbage and cilantro.

I3 I2 /\ [)I3 I2 /\ [): One of the best Banh Mi Sandwiches I've ever had. Cheap and delicious...pork is my fav!

Kathy S.Kathy Sun: #6 Buddhist spicy! cheap and generously stuffed with many veggie goodies - wood ear, shiitake, baby corn, tofu and your usual banh mi fixings. whole wheat baguettes available

Fat Cat is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

10. Fat Cat

8.8
75 Christopher St (btwn 7th Ave S & Bleecker St), New York, NY
Jazz Club · West Village · 357 tips and reviews

Lauren G.Lauren Gundrum: Live jazz every night, ping pong, pool, checkers, and cheap beer

Sissi N.Sissi Nie: Ping pong meetup on Monday nights. $10 for all you can play in 2 hours. Great people, cheap drinks, so much fun!

Emilie F.Emilie Futterman: Hidden gem in the West Village. It's an adult playground, like your dream basement on steroids. Pool, shuffle board, board games, ping pong, live jazz, and cheap beer. Grimy, but in a great way.

Saigon Shack is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

11. Saigon Shack

9.3
114 Macdougal St (at Bleecker St), New York, NY
Vietnamese Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 369 tips and reviews

Michael D.Michael Dempsey: Get the pho or bahn mi and summer rolls, it's all good and cheap.

Joshua R.Joshua Rohrlach: Short wait, but definitely worth it. They will try to get you in and out quickly, so don't expect a long stay. Food is great and cheap!

Ibie I.Ibie Isai: Everything is good here!! Inexpensive and delicious. Bring cash no cards accepted.

169 Bar is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

12. 169 Bar

8.6
169 E Broadway (btwn Rutgers & Jefferson St), New York, NY
Dive Bar · Two Bridges · 235 tips and reviews

Dave S.Dave Surgan: Year-round crawfish and dumplings and po boys and oysters and cheap drinks and I love this place.

Jo H.Jo Hughes: Always great. Friendly staff, inexpensive and tasty drinks! Yummy food. A one stop happiness shop.

Lenny N.Lenny Neslin: The bacon mac & cheese is a great value. Love how you can text your order. Totally random but good music on the jukebox.

Saigon Vietnamese Sandwich Deli is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

13. Saigon Vietnamese Sandwich Deli

9.2
369 Broome St (btwn Mott & Elizabeth St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · NoLita · 162 tips and reviews

Frank S.Frank S: Thee SEST Banh Mi (Vietnamese Sandwich) in NEW YORK! Period! Freshest, tastiest, and Best Price at just $4.50 a Pop, which make this one of new York's Best Cheap Eat Deals. Get the Barbecued Pork or ?

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!

Stephanie Y.Stephanie Yang: Great bahn mi and crazy cheap.

Go! Go! Curry! is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

14. Go! Go! Curry!

9.1
273 W 38th St (btwn 7th & 8th Ave), New York, NY
Japanese Curry Restaurant · Garment District · 176 tips and reviews

Samy S.Samy S: Delicious, filling, inexpensive, quick lunch. And they take Level Up!

Alice EunjinAlice Eunjin: Fast, cheap, and delicious! Great for solo eaters. Make sure you get extra curry though

Breann G.Breann Gala: The original curry #1 was so tasty and cheap!

Phở Bằng is one of The 15 Best Inexpensive Places in New York City.

15. Phở Bằng

8.5
157 Mott St (btwn Broome & Grand St), New York, NY
Vietnamese Restaurant · Little Italy · 168 tips and reviews

Yera H.Yera Ha: The perfect trifecta: authentic, delicious, cheap. You can get a bowl of meatless pho for $4.75.

That G.That Girl: Salted lemonade is overwhelming and everything you could want it to be. Brisket ramen is cheap, delicious and filling.

Jess N.Jess Naldo: Great bowl of fresh and flavorful pho for super cheap and the extra large is big enough to share! Order the #1 and just go to town 😋