Published on April 7th, 2022
Flatiron and Gramercy lie in the east of Chelsea and on the southern border of midtown Manhattan.
The district is always busy and is best-known for being a shopping and entertainment borough. However, there are ample restaurants in this place, and due to its convenience, people always meet here for lunch and dinner.
Then why don’t we consider it to be a restaurant borough?
The answer is simple.
Not many people have thought of writing a review of the best restaurants in Flatiron and Gramercy, which is why we’ve thought of changing the pace.
Let’s find out the top 10 restaurants of this district, and let’s help people know the district a bit better.
Tom Colicchio opened this restaurant many years back, but the charming vibes of the celebrity chef haven’t faded even a little since then.
You will see the restaurant is packed every night of the week, and most of the time, you have to make an appointment beforehand to get the table at the right time.
Their specialty lies in preparing seasonal menus for the guests filled with pristine ingredients.
- Contact No: +1 212-780-0880.
- Address: 43 E 19th St, New York, NY 10003, United States.
2. Gramercy Tavern
If you want to enjoy seasonal American cuisine, Gramercy Tavern is the best place for you to be.
Even though the prix-fixe menu starts at $92, which is considered a little expensive, it’s worth every dime.
Executive Chef Michael Anthony has worked with blood and sweat to make this eatery one of the best ones in the U.S.
- Contact No: +1 212-477-0777.
- Address: 42 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003, United States.
3. Cote Korean Steakhouse
What do you get when you mix the American steakhouse with Korean barbecue?
Nothing but awesomeness, and Cote Korean Steakhouse has done precisely that, which has proved to be a great endeavor on the part of the former owner, Simon Kim.
The convivial and interactive ambiance of the restaurant is a plus on top of its amazing dishes, so you must visit this eatery once if you are in NYC.
- Contact No: +1 212-401-7986.
- Address: 16 W 22nd St, New York, NY 10010, United States.
Nothing can beat a well-designed Italian restaurant in the heart of America, which is why this restaurant is one of our top 10 picks for this list.
Even though pasta and rotating specials are regularly kicking off the chart, there are always new varieties added to the list for people who don’t love pasta.
But, if you are here, you must try the ‘Grandma Walking Through the Forest in Emilia’ once.
- Contact No: +1 646-692-9090.
- Address: 27 E 20th St, New York, NY 10003, United States.
The food is awesome, but sometimes the awesomeness becomes a burden and you may have to wait longer than you expected to dine in this place.
Three siblings started this eatery and today it has become so famous that you hear its buzz everywhere no matter at which corner of NYC you are lurking leading to its consideration as one of the best restaurants in Flatiron by many reviewers.
The Lemonbalm Calm and Happy Greens are two of the best juices and shots you get in this restaurant.
- Contact No: (917) 472 – 7682.
- Address: 34 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10010, United States.
6. Hawksmoor NYC
This steak restaurant and cocktail bar has won numerous awards for being the best dining place in all of NYC.
Apart from being one of the best steakhouses in the country, the dessert collection of this eatery is out of the world.
The Lemon Bomb is the best dessert I’ve had in a really long time, so you must try it once at least.
- Contact No: +1 212-777-1840.
- Address: 109 E 22nd St, New York, NY 10010, United States.
The urbane and hip demeanor of Cosme Restaurant induces a chic and elegant vibe with its litany string of cocktails in the front bar.
However, that’s not all.
Their collection of playful Mexican cuisine is impressive and tasty at its best. The duck carnitas tacos are one of the best dishes this restaurant can ever serve, so give that a shot.
- Contact No: +1 212-913-9659.
- Address: 35 E 21st St, New York, NY 10010, United States.
8. Boucherie Union Square
We are done with Italian and Mexican cuisine, proving it’s now time to include the classic French steakhouse on the list.
Some of the entrées are pretty expensive, which is why you must savor each of its mouthwatering bites.
Traditional French food combined with an American ambiance—this restaurant is on point with its choice, we must say!!!
- Contact No: +1 212-353-0200.
- Address: 225 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10003, United States.
Connie Chung is a fantastic chef because we’ve all heard of her. So when she is applying her fine chopping skills, the result is bound to be amazing, right?
If you want to get the best bowl food in the city, Milu is where you go. Not only is the food here yummy, but also the service is pretty fast.
- Contact No: +1 212-377-6403.
- Address: 333 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10010, United States.
10. Bella Ciao
Impeccable staff, delicious food, timely service!!!
These are the three words that perfectly describe the vibe of Bella Ciao because when we visited this eatery, we enjoyed each of these attributes.
The combination of Chicken Marsala and Chocolate Mousse was out of the world, and we can’t wait to get back to this place when we visit NYC next time.
- Contact No: +1 212-675-4050.
- Address: 257 7th Ave, New York, NY 10001, United States.
Be A Foodie!
If you have stayed till the end with us, you are a foodie and don’t shy away from experimenting with new cuisines.
We hope these restaurants have stood the test of time and are still standing true to their reputation.
Visit these places, and let us know how you’ve liked them!