Following a months-long shutdown due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, many restaurants across the city have reopened for takeout, delivery, and more recently outdoor dining, as the city has largely contained the spread of the virus in recent weeks. The large number of reopenings has also emboldened restaurateurs who were set to open new spots prior to the pandemic to move forward with their plans.
Many have had to rejig their menus and adapt to takeout and delivery, and with so much uncertainty on when indoor dining will return — and when it will be safe to do so — many restaurants are settling into this new reality, and offering stellar dishes to be eaten at home, at outdoor tables, or in a park nearby.
In light of this new reality, Eater is highlighting a mix of new places — and a few old favorites — doing takeout and delivery right now. Caribbean-Asian fusion dishes, a new full-blown Uighur spot, and a pop-up serving summery English fare are among the hottest takeout, delivery, and outdoor dining options in Manhattan right now.Read More