Quality Inn Convention Center
442 W. 36th Street
New York, NY 10018
Phone: (212) 714-6699
Fax: (212) 714-6681
442 W. 36th Street Manhattan, New York, NY, US, 10018
- Phone: (212) 714-6699
- Fax: (212) 714-6681
Locals love this small, cozy venue specializing in a blend of Korean, Chinese, and Vietnamese cuisine with a Thai flare. Located near Penn Station, it’s a good place to go before a show at Madison Square Garden or an event at the Jacob Javits Center. Reservations are a good idea as they only have seating for approximately 22 people. Aura Thai offers a large selection of appetizers and noodle and rice dishes, as well as a variety of curry dishes if you prefer spicy food. The Wok & Grill dishes are a favoritebe sure to finish your meal with fried honey bananas with ice cream. Aura Thai also offers reasonably priced lunch specials.
El Ranchito Del Agave is a cute Mexican themed restaurant which serves its guests, mostly the working class with piping hot delicacies. Guacamole, Flautas, Fajita Burrito, Quesadilla and Tacos- every popular Mexican dish is available here. The prices are decent too making a guilt-free dining experience. The bar serves Mexican Margaritas and cocktails and has half-price deals during happy hours. The daily specials and the prixe-fixe dinner offer great value for money too.
If you're looking for a meal that includes focaccia, panini, formaggi then Sergimmo Salumeria is where you need to be. Known to serve traditional Italian dishes with authentic flavors and spices, this place will make you want to come back for more. Their speciality is the handmade mozzarella for which they have a huge fan base around the city. The other items on their menu like the pastas and pizzas are fresh and ensure that there's a blast of Italy in your mouth in the first bite.
Reserve your table and be prepared to wine and dine with delicate preparations peppered with hints of the Italian region of Puglia. The crowd is surprisingly warm for the neighborhood, and the staff make dining here a pleasure. The 'pollo assut' and 'trippa dell'oste' are large-portioned and refreshingly different. Tiramisu and other desserts don't fail to satisfy either. Takeout and delivery options are available though they can't match the experience of dining at IL Punto.
Just a few steps away from the sports and music venue Madison Square Garden, this retro diner offers comfort food that is above average for the area. Standard diner fare like cheeseburgers and fries mixes it up with new-fashioned favorites like buffalo burgers and veggie burgers. Always check out the specials. It is clean enough to match any upscale restaurant in the city, and the friendly waitresses really are glad to serve you. Please call for hours.
McGarry's Pub & Restaurant is a casual place to hang out and eat some light meals. The food consists of traditional American burgers, wraps and pasta. The Fettucini Alfredo is filling, so is the Irish Breakfast. The venue is a delight to the tired diner as it welcomes each guest warmly, instantly taking care of everything, leaving one free to enjoy the meal. The staff is very cooperative. The best part of the place is the beer garden that is huge. It is a much coveted venue for private functions, given the ample space and the ambience outside with sun umbrellas, fresh breeze and lots of shade. Do try to grab a seat here for a novel experience. Try the Sunday Brunch which is quite popular.
The upscale HK Hells Kitchen is fast becoming one of the city's most glamorous destinations for dining, entertainment and night life. The cuisine is a gourmet blend of Asian and French favorites and there's a wide range of fine vodkas, mixed drinks, wines and beers. After tasting some of the popular menu items, hit the dance floor, where DJs entertain crowds from behind a glass booth. Check the website for reservations and details of upcoming events.
Hell's Kitchen, contrary to its amusingly ominous name, provides clean and heavenly restaurant services. The food is simple but filling and satisfying, and the service is warm and personable.
This well-known takeout bakery lives up to its stellar reputation. It is a cupcake and dessert heaven, set in a gritty neighborhood near the Lincoln Tunnel. The cakes are considered masterpieces of pastry art, beautifully decorated with sumptuous butter cream icing in the shape of blooming flowers. The café also serves daily lunch specials, and one of their cupcakes makes an excellent finale to a meal. Although it may seem a little out of the way, your taste buds will thank you.
A home-like atmosphere, wholesome food and casual ambience are what greets one at the Casa Nonna. Feast on traditional Italian dishes, pastas and salads. Try the truffle pizza that contains black truffles sliced over cheese. It is a memorable experience with the distinct aroma of truffles slathered with truffle oil and cheese. Though slightly expensive, this pizza is the stuff of memories! The service is accompanied by a smile and the restaurant is forever welcoming to one and all.
If you're looking out for something to eat at 3 in the morning, then Tick Tock Diner is the ultimate hunger solution. The service here may not be the best in town, but the quality of food definitely makes up for it. Beside good salads, the diner is known to serve a decent breakfast. For the quality of food served the price is reasonable.
This chic bistro is dedicated to the owner's famous mother, the celebrated performer Josephine Baker. Chez Josephine is decorated in bright colors, ornate window treatments and favorite old photos. Family recipes fused with innovative cooking techniques results in some excellent dishes. Sea Scallops and Shrimp with Risotto or Fried Chicken with Sweet Potatoes and Rhubarb Cake is dazzling. Located in the Theater District, it has long been a popular choice to dine at before the shows begin.