Best NYC restaurants located within a 5 minute walk of 116th Street Station | Ratings, Reviews & Maps

The following New York City restaurants are all conveniently located within a 5 minute walk of the 116th Street Subway Station. They are sorted according to their overall rating on Yelp. When you are looking for a great place to eat near 116th Street Station in NYC, any of the following restaurants should prove to be a good choice.

Safari Restaurant NYC

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 198 Reviews.

Safari Restaurant NYC
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Price: $$

Category: Halal Somali Sandwiches

Address:
219 W 116th St
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (646) 964-4252

5 Star Rating Safari is the one and only Somali restaurant in NYC. It is a MUST TRY experience. The food is delicious and the owners Mona and Shakib are two of the... Read More

Joshua W. Dec-13-2020

5 Star Rating Rounding up from a 4.5 here because of quick takeout service and very tender meat. I got the hilib ari and am already thinking about when I can go back for... Read More

Tania S. Dec-26-2020

5 Star Rating My boyfriend and I decided to try this place out last night for takeout and it was everything. We ordered the beef and chicken sambusas, hilib ari (goat)... Read More

Linda K. Jul-11-2020

Lido

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1005 Reviews.

Lido
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Price: $$

Category: Italian Breakfast & Brunch Cocktail Bars

Address:
2168 Frederick Douglass Blvd
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (646) 490-8575

5 Star Rating **OUTDOOR DINING REVIEW** Some of the BEST Italian food I've had - that happens to be from Harlem! I visited Lido back in September with my BF and a... Read More

Zaza R. Dec-30-2020

5 Star Rating I feel like it is a rare thing to give a restaurant all five stars but Lido takes the cake. I came here yesterday with my friends and we were all blown away... Read More

Ali M. Aug-22-2020

5 Star Rating Food is consistently outstanding. Pre-COVID, we used to go there for the lunch specials all the time.never had a bad dish there. Read More

Eva C. Aug-18-2020

LoLo's Seafood Shack

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 734 Reviews.

LoLo's Seafood Shack
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Price: $$

Category: Seafood Bars

Address:
303 W 116th St
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (646) 649-3356

5 Star Rating I recently moved to this area and got takeout from Lolos with two friends. We ordered the chicken wings, jerk ribs, lolo's fries, coconut shrimp, and fish... Read More

Archana K. Sep-12-2020

5 Star Rating All my respect to Lolo's for adapting to COVID and its challenges. One of my fave go-to spots in Harlem! Food and service always delivered with love. Dishes... Read More

Mariana B. Dec-07-2020

5 Star Rating I have been meaning to try this place out for a long time and it always slips my mind and is out of the way since I am always heading to midtown and things... Read More

Lucy C. Jun-24-2020

BLVD Bistro

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 919 Reviews.

BLVD Bistro
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Price: $$

Category: American (Traditional) Soul Food Breakfast & Brunch

Address:
2149 Frederick Douglass Blvd
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 678-6200

5 Star Rating **Post Covid Review** I've been wanting to come here for a few months now since I saw the good rating & reviews. I'm happy I finally was able to today & I... Read More

Felicia I. Dec-12-2020

4 Star Rating It's the grits and biscuits for me!!! I've heard so many GREAT things about this restaurant and finally got a chance to try it and I'm glad I did. During a... Read More

Monique A. Dec-08-2020

4 Star Rating The place was good pretty pricey but hay we live in a covid world now eggs with cheese was 10 dollars because I wanted it on the side. Eggs 8 dollars 2... Read More

Aleea P. Nov-29-2020

B2 Harlem

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 266 Reviews.

B2 Harlem
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Price: $$

Category: Seafood Wine Bars Breakfast & Brunch

Address:
271 W 119th St
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 280-2248

5 Star Rating So I had a birthday party planned at another restaurant with the folks in my bubble - only to get informed upon arrival that they had lost their liquor... Read More

Brittani T. Jan-17-2021

4 Star Rating Had a great time at this restaurant. It is my 2nd time dining here since Covid. I had the fried catfish strips with a side of Parmesan truffle fries. The... Read More

Zakiya L. Oct-24-2020

3 Star Rating Love you, B2 but something about the food has changed. Outdoor dining during the pandemic was fun, as we were surprised to find a live band, singer, and... Read More

Celina C. N. Aug-29-2020

VINATERÍA

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 481 Reviews.

VINATERÍA
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Price: $$

Category: Italian Spanish Seafood

Address:
2211 Frederick Douglass Blvd
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 662-8462

5 Star Rating One of the best restaurants in the neighborhood. Friendly staff and service, great and consistent Mediterranean cuisine, good wine selection to match, great... Read More

Shelley M. Jul-15-2020

5 Star Rating Their steak tartare portions are delicious and very generous. Everything they make is good. Good Covid socially distant outdoor set up. Read More

Aaron W. Sep-26-2020

5 Star Rating I love this place! It's become my fave go to during covid, pleasant staff who actually take their time to speak to you, ask about your day and what not! The... Read More

Hawa C. Jul-12-2020

Melba's Restaurant

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1157 Reviews.

Melba's Restaurant
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Price: $$

Category: American (Traditional) Soul Food Comfort Food

Address:
300 W 114th St
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 864-7777

5 Star Rating Soul food done right! We ordered thru UberEats and it took longer than we had hoped, but I understand because I'm sure their restaurant had hella traffic.... Read More

Joanna K. Jan-17-2021

4 Star Rating I got here off of the recommendation of a good friend who was a huge fan of the restaurant from the pre-covid days. And while the food was indeed delicious,... Read More

Galen R. Dec-11-2020

4 Star Rating Inside seats only if you make a reservation! We ended up sitting outside because we didn't make a reservation and it was pretty chilly haha but wasn't too... Read More

Hannah R. Nov-19-2020

La Diagonal

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 215 Reviews.

La Diagonal
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Price: $$

Category: Bars New Mexican Cuisine Tapas Bars

Address:
185 St Nicholas Ave
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 418-1220

4 Star Rating Sooooo... I really want to support local business. I am doing my part by ordering out. But, y'all - I can't spend $50 for an appetizer and a glass of wine.... Read More

Shari S. Dec-21-2020

5 Star Rating POST COVID REVIEW I LOVE this place. I've come here a few times now and haven't been disappointed. I've tried all of their frozen margaritas and the... Read More

Premlata P. Sep-06-2020

1 Star Rating I want to love this place because they're in my neighborhood but I'm always disappointed by the service. They've treated me and my friends wrongly more than... Read More

Sophia A. Oct-27-2020

Osteria Laura

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 28 Reviews.

Osteria Laura
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Category: Italian Wine Bars

Address:
1890 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (917) 261-6575

5 Star Rating I am fully content after that! wow. Rain on me!!!! The ceasar salad was delicious and so was the grilled chicken - hated the anchoives but that's my... Read More

Dean C. Jun-27-2020

5 Star Rating Absolutely can't beat the prices. Love the salads, the mussels, lasagna, penne vodka. Very consistent and fast delivery. A great addition to the neighborhood. Read More

Cait F. Dec-03-2020

5 Star Rating Ordered through grubhub 2x. Good food both times. Lasagna was so tasty !! Fresh and nicely packed. Will order again. Read More

Kaye C. Aug-12-2020

La Savane

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 87 Reviews.

La Savane
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Price: $$

Category: African

Address:
239 W 116th St
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (646) 490-4644

5 Star Rating Decently priced food with nice portions! The lamb shank is the best! Call ahead because they can get backed up for take out. Read More

MJ G. Dec-05-2020

2 Star Rating Came here with a friend on the Sunday afternoon. I tried calling ahead a few times to try and make a reservation not knowing the outdoor seating situation... Read More

Rob A. Sep-19-2020

4 Star Rating The cuisine here is that of the Ivory Coast, run by a Senegalese staff. The food is simple, and the menu even simpler. When we went, there were just 2-3... Read More

Darya S. Aug-25-2020

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Rating 4.5 Star Rating

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Rating 5 Star Rating

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Rating 4 Star Rating

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