While “crossroads of the world” Times Square remains comparatively moribund, with many of its restaurants still closed, the area west of Herald Square is hopping when it comes to getting an excellent meal at a modest price. The reason? All roads lead to Penn Station, the point of departure for trains going to Long Island, New Jersey, and Amtrak destinations countrywide.
In case you need to hop on one of those trains, here is a choice selection of the meals that can be quickly picked up on the way to the station and consumed on the train. Most places are outside Penn Station, with only a couple of choices from the welter of often-mediocre food inside.Read More