I’ve been doing an inexpensive dining column in Eater New York for close to six years, collecting some of the best into a 40-item map periodically. The last one was dated February 3, 2020. Since then, the decline of the lower-end of the restaurant business during the epidemic has been sad to see, wiping out the majority of the restaurants, cafes, and snack bars all over the city we depended on for excellent meals at reasonable prices.
So, I decided to see which of the places I love are still open and use the results to update my map. Here are the inexpensive dining destinations still open for delivery or takeout — though be sure to check with the restaurant before ordering, as menus and hours tend to change on a day-to-day basis.Read More