Restaurants

The TC faculty has teamed up to give you a list of their favorite restaurants in NYC. Enjoy!

Eric Nadelstem

Eric Nadelstern, Organization and Leadership

  • Red Rooster
    • 310 Lenox Avenue Harlem, NY 10027
    • Cross Streets: 125th & Lenox Avenue
  • Sylvia's
    • 328 Malcolm X Blvd, New York, NY 10027
    • Cross Streets: 126th & Lenox Avenue

Sonya Horsford, Organization and Leadership

  • The Edge Harlem
    • 101 Edgecombe Avenue, New York, NY 10030
    • Cross Streets: 139th & Edgecombe Avenue
Carolyn Benson

Carolyn Benson, International Transcultural Studies

“I love La Floridita Harlem, which is near the Hudson at 125th, walkable from TC either via Broadway (left on 125th) or via Riverside (past Grant's Tomb, which is also nice for visitors). There are inexpensive drinks and wonderful juices, and the Cuban/Caribbean food is always delicious.”

Richard Jochum

Richard Jochum, Arts and Humanities

  • Pisticci
    • 125 La Salle St, New York, NY 10027
    • Cross Streets: Between Claremont Avenue & Broadway
Yolanda Ruiz

Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz, Arts and Humanities

  • La Grata Harlem
    • 1260 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10031
    • Cross Streets: 122nd Street & Amsterdam Avenue
Carolyn Riehl

Carolyn Riehl, Education Policy Social Analysis

  • Kismat
    • 603 Fort Washington Avenue,  New York, NY 10040
    • Cross Streets: W187 Street and Fort Washington Avenue
Sonali Rajan

Sonali Rajan, Health & Behavior Studies

  • Kefi
    • 505 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10024
    • Cross Streets: Between 84th & 85th Street

“It's so good and has a celebratory feel :)”

  • Land Thai
    • 450 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024
    • Cross Streets: Between 81st & 82nd Street

“ Small restaurant, so expect a wait - but some of my favorite Thai food in the city!”

  • The Ribbon
    • 20 W 72nd St, New York, NY 10023
    • Cross Streets: Between Columbus & Central Park West

“Daily happy hour with $1 oysters from 4 to 7pm!”

Felicia Mensah

Felicia Mensah, Mathematics, Science & Technology

  • Sarabeth's
    • 423 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10023
    • Cross Streets: Between 88th & 81st Street

“Going tomorrow to have lunch with a former student!”

Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz

Yolanda Sealey-Ruiz, Arts and Humanities

  • Pio Pio
    • 702 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10025
    • Cross Streets: 94th & Amsterdam Avenue
Kim Noble

Kim NobleBiobehavioral Studies

  • Cafe Du Soleil
    • 2723 Broadway, New York, NY 10025
    • Cross Streets: 104th & Broadway

Lori Quinn, Biobehavioral Sciences

  • The Mermaid Inn
    • 570 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10024
    • Cross Streets: 88th & Amsterdam Avenue

David Hansen, Arts & Humanities

  • Sushi Seiki
    • 1143 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10065
    • Cross Streets: Between E. 62nd & E. 63rd

“Fabulous sushi and other Japanese dishes.”

Christine Baron

Christine Baron, Arts & Humanities

  • Fraunces Tavern
    • 54 Pearl St, New York, NY 10004
    • Cross Streets: Pearl & Broad

“Love this place. It has a pub section that is wonderful for casual dining or a Post-Statue of Liberty dinner/lunch, as well as a fine dining room for more celebratory events.”

  • Forager's Table
    • 300 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10011
    • Cross Streets: 8th Ave & 22nd Street

“The food is wonderful and there is a three-course prix fixe menu that is $49. Best bargain in NYC.”

Felicia Mensah

Felicia Mensah, Mathematics, Science & Technology

  • Buddakan
    • 75 9th Avenue, New York, NY 10011
    • Cross Streets: 16th & 9th Avenue
Daniel Friedrich

Daniel Friedrich, Curriculum & Teaching

  • Estella
    • 47 E Houston St, New York, NY 10012
    • Cross Streets: E Houston & Mulberry Street
Delores Perin

Delores Perin, Health & Behaviour Studies

  • NoHo Star
    • 330 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10012
    • Cross Streets: Bleecker & Lafayette

Randi Wolf, Health & Behavior Studies

  • Friend of a Farmer
    • 76 Montague Street, Brooklyn Heights, NY 11201
    • Cross Streets: Montague & Remsen
  • Heights Cafe
    • 214 Hicks St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
    • Cross Streets: Montague & Remsen

"Both on Montegue Street which is right by the promenade and beautiful views of the city."

Delores Perin

Delores Perin, Health & Behavior Studies

Eric Nadelstern

Eric Nadelstern, Organization Leadership

  • Jake's Steakhouse
    • 6031 Broadway, Bronx, NY 10471
    • Cross Streets: Broadway and Post Road
  • Roberto's
    • 603 Crescent Ave, Bronx, NY 10458
    • Cross Streets: Arthur Ave & Crescent
Eric Nadelstern, EPSA
  • Don Pepe

Carolyn Riehl
  • Kismat,  603 Fort Washington, Ave
Others
  • Ma Peche
  • Nobu North and South
  • Evergreen Chinese
  • Babbo
  • Blue Moon
  • Del Posto
  • Minetta' Tavern

 

You can also find a perfect spot to celebrate your grad’s achievements using the Zagat or Serious Eats Guides.