Conveniently perched between uptown and downtown, Flatiron and Gramercy often function as that agreeable meeting point for a group dinner that won’t piss off the friends coming from the Upper West Side or Crown Heights (not too much, at least). And the area is filled with some noteworthy meals.
There’s a lot more to discover in these adjacent neighborhoods besides seemingly every fancy salad lunch chain: upscale, beloved places like Eleven Madison Park to classic burger joint Joe Jr. to an excellent Persian hole-in-the-wall counter, housed inside a slice joint. Ahead, 21 standout options for dining around the Flatiron and Gramercy areas.
Note: This is an updated version of a map originally published in 2018.Read More