Welcome back to the feature where we highlight our staff’s favorite places to explore in the neighborhood we know and love! With Spring on its way — and its rain showers too — we’re focusing on cozy spots to grab a bite to eat. Comforting foods like soup and grilled cheese are at the top of our list for these cold days and nights!
La Maison du Croque Monsieur offers savory, breakfast, and sweet variations of grilled cheese sandwiches. Stop by this wood-paneled, charming two-story café for a quick bite, or settle into the cozy nook upstairs for a long, quiet afternoon.
17 East 13th Street between 5th Avenue and University Place
Ennju is a casual self-service Japanese restaurant, offering prepared food for takeout as well as a wide variety of made-to-order options for eating in. Warm up with a bowl of their tasty ramen or udon soup.
20 East 17th Street between 5th Ave and Union Square West
Rye House is a great whiskey bar with craft cocktails and yummy food. The warm and cozy atmosphere is perfect for a rainy night. Try the fried macaroni, it’s delicious!
11 West 17th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues