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 204 Reviews.

Safari Restaurant NYC
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Price: $$

Category: Somali Sandwiches Breakfast & Brunch

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 1022 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 Had a fantastic meal here for brunch. Scrambled eggs, bacon, biscuit with chipotle honey butter. Bacon cooked perfectly. My companions had other egg dishes,... Read More

Justin C. Apr-04-2021

4 Star Rating Came here for brunch with a big group of friends and we had a great experience. The staff were extremely friendly and attentive, they always kept the... Read More

Amanda L. Apr-28-2021

2 Star Rating If tonight had been my first time dining there, it would have one star. I have had a few other lovely meals at Lido so I will treat tonight as an off night,... Read More

Katy N. Apr-16-2021

LoLo's Seafood Shack

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 753 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 Delicious food nice staff it's a cute little spot right up the street from where I grew up I love it Read More

Shantaye W. May-18-2021

5 Star Rating They generously donated lunches to our hospital ICU staff in partnership with Feed the Front Lines. They were so wonderful throughout -- kept me updated on... Read More

Angela K. Apr-15-2021

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

BLVD Bistro

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 981 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 Blvd was amazing!!! The biscuit, eggs, and pancakes were incredible! If my daughter enjoyed the pancakes than they must be delish. Service is great!!! Read More

Rachel C. May-22-2021

5 Star Rating Literally my first Yelp review, but this place is worth all the praise. I'm originally from the south, Georgia/South Carolina/Tennessee, and their Shrimp... Read More

Scotty T. May-16-2021

5 Star Rating Yummy! I've been plotting and scheming on coming here for brunch for months now but haven't found the time until today. I made reservations because I know... Read More

Tanesha J. May-30-2021

B2 Harlem

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 275 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

5 Star Rating Okay where has this place been my whole life?!?! Wow seriously blown away by this spot. Number 1: the service. The host Gugu was so so nice and... Read More

Chanelle H. Mar-21-2021

5 Star Rating Good brunch. Just opened outdoor seating yesterday. Originally a jazz club and restaurant. They're trying best to adapt to circumstances. Service was... Read More

Michael M. Jul-19-2020

VINATERÍA

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 502 Reviews.

VINATERÍA
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Price: $$

Category: Italian Spanish Seafood

Address:
2211 Frederick Douglass Blvd
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (212) 662-8462

4 Star Rating That focaccia, y'all! It still has me some kind of way! I can't even start off this review properly because I have to jump right to the thing which is the... Read More

Christopher M. May-04-2021

5 Star Rating One of my favorite restaurants in Harlem! They have the best outdoor seating setup. Great cocktail choices and it's hard for me not to order the squid ink... Read More

Christina C. Jun-09-2021

4 Star Rating After a morning stroll around central my boyfriend, his mom, and I were crazing some brunch! Luckily we stumbled upon Vinatería which has plenty of outdoor... Read More

Anasofia T. Dec-27-2020

Melba's Restaurant

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1227 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 Excellent overall experience. Took my mom for Mother's Day and felt safe and good food and service! Read More

Malik H. May-20-2021

4 Star Rating Thanks for a great time. The food is very good. The chicken umm. So good, everything was delicious. The Lemon tea the best. There's no complaining from me. Read More

Lois S. May-19-2021

5 Star Rating To Waitress Ole thank you for the great service and smile provided on Saturday, May 9th - the food recommendations and strawberry Hennessy were had were... Read More

Cirilo R. May-09-2021

Osteria Laura

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 31 Reviews.

Osteria Laura
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Category: Italian Wine Bars Cocktail Bars

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

Phone: (917) 261-6575

5 Star Rating This is a real neighborhood treasure. We've ordered takeout about one a month through this last year and every meal has been delicious. Looking forward to... Read More

Brian M. May-01-2021

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 My first time ordering from this restaurant and I was pleasantly surprised. Salad was well prepared and tasty and the Chicken Penne A La Vodka was perfect.... Read More

Nichey G. Feb-11-2021

La Diagonal

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 227 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 We had so much fun at this place. Came for happy hour drinks and dinner with my friends a few weeks ago. Service was great, they were super attentive and... Read More

Kristie P. May-26-2021

5 Star Rating COVID-19 REVIEW: This place exceeded my expectations for covid dining. 1) The outdoor wooden cubes with air heaters were actually warm! I do NOT like the... Read More

Leah H. Feb-20-2021

5 Star Rating @DomNthecity posted this restaurant on Twitter and I finally made it there! First of all the service is amazing. My waiters name was Polo he was great!... Read More

Twig H. May-17-2021

Greedy Pot

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 35 Reviews.

Greedy Pot
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Category: Caribbean Southern Barbeque

Address:
1944 7th Ave
New York, NY 10026

Phone: (917) 675-7676

5 Star Rating It was a great experience as a first time customer of a first time delivery from them, my experience taste of the food I had to stoppppp eating and... Read More

Gilda P. Apr-08-2021

4 Star Rating I was looking for something new to try this trip and researched some black owned businesses. Yelp led us here, a lowkey spot in Harlem. Due to Covid, we... Read More

Erica N. Sep-08-2020

5 Star Rating This place is a gem! One of the best oxtails I've had in a while plus all the food was so fresh and cooked at the perfect temperature. Certainly will be... Read More

Kaye B. Jun-12-2021

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Rating 4.5 Star Rating

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Rating 5 Star Rating

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Rating 5 Star Rating

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