Murray Hill may not be a culinary destination, but a selection of quality meals can definitely be found. Amid mediocre, fratty bars, and nondescript lounge-bar-restaurant hybrids in the largely residential area, there are some standouts worth a visit.
Strong casual options exist, like Sons of Thunder’s poke bowls and cheap, crispy dumplings at Di Di Dumpling. There’s also El Parador Cafe, a family-run Mexican place that’s been around for over half a century; Momosan, the first ramen-centric place from Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto; and a slew of other places worth keeping in regular rotation when in the neighborhood.
Ahead, 20 Murray Hill dining highlights.
Note: Restaurants are listed geographically from north to south.Read More