Best NYC restaurants located within a 5 minute walk of 125th Street Station | Ratings, Reviews & Maps

The following New York City restaurants are all conveniently located within a 5 minute walk of the 125th Street Subway Station. They are sorted according to their overall rating on Yelp. When you are looking for a great place to eat near 125th Street Station in NYC, any of the following restaurants should prove to be a good choice.

Ginjan

Yelp Rating:
5 out of 5 5 Star Rating
Based on 54 Reviews.

Ginjan
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Price: $

Category: Coffee & Tea Cafes

Address:
85 E 125th St
New York, NY 10035

5 Star Rating Try the Ginjan Latte! Definitely one of the first times I've tried a drink like that. The ginger flavor in the latte blends well with the milk and... Read More

Alice C. Sep-14-2021

4 Star Rating This is a really great place to stop by if you're taking MetroNorth and have some time on your hands. They have designed a really cool space with ample... Read More

Charisma H. Jul-26-2021

5 Star Rating Excellent ambiance, friendly and amicable customer service, ample comfortable seating options and tables with outlets and free wifi for those digital... Read More

Jahaziel I. Jul-24-2021

Lechonera La Isla

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 85 Reviews.

Lechonera La Isla
Lechonera La Isla map

Price: $

Category: Latin American Puerto Rican

Address:
254 E 125th St
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 996-1972

5 Star Rating Finally got to try the food today order the pernil and the chicharrón it was very nice. I definitely would order again the pernil was not dry loved it Read More

Linda P. Aug-18-2021

4 Star Rating This isn't entirely for seafood lovers. Much less for Vegans or Vegetarians. Already, I had no place in here- but keep my ašš in the car. But hubs loves... Read More

Mercedes C. Mar-25-2021

4 Star Rating Food was good, but the oxtail portion was quite small for the price paid. The seasoning on the lechon was delicious as well as their garlic sauce. Read More

Laura R. Apr-26-2021

Charlie's Place

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 142 Reviews.

Charlie's Place
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Price: $

Category: Sushi Bars Japanese Noodles

Address:
1960 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 410-0277

5 Star Rating Charlie's place is phenomenal! I wish I could give it more stars. They have quite a variety of sushi rolls and for the amount they give I have not seen a... Read More

Bar S. Jul-17-2021

4 Star Rating Charlie's Place is just what I was looking for when it came time to change the "cop out" dinner options and searching around East/Central Harlem. I haven't... Read More

George B. Jun-29-2021

5 Star Rating Don't be fooled by the modest exterior of this place. The fish is top quality! You can also tell how much care the chef puts into the presentation, as each... Read More

Lola Y. Feb-27-2021

Sisters' Caribbean Cuisine

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 203 Reviews.

Sisters' Caribbean Cuisine
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Price: $$

Category: Caribbean Southern Soul Food

Address:
47 E 124th St
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 410-3000

5 Star Rating I WAS SO UPSET THAT I WAS FULL BEFORE I GOT THE CHANCE TO FINISH ALL MY FOOD. I ordered the curry goat (which was so tender, falling off the bone...... Read More

Holly W. Jun-14-2021

2 Star Rating First and Last Time I heard about this spot from a friend and decided to take a chance. Food: There was a lot of grease in the veggie plate and very... Read More

Antoine E. Jul-02-2021

1 Star Rating If I could give my experience with this business 0 stars, I would. I called in on Friday to place a pick-up order for Sunday at 11:30am since the website... Read More

Jenna H. Jun-06-2021

Andy's Restaurant

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 28 Reviews.

Andy's Restaurant
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Price: $

Category: American (Traditional)

Address:
2262 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 860-2614

5 Star Rating I actually really like Andy's Restaurant. Excellent service, nice atmosphere. The majority of the menu items are heavenly. Crew is really courteous and will... Read More

Thomas C. Jun-05-2021

4 Star Rating This restaurant doesn't seem like it would be great from first glance. The interior isn't super clean or fancy. However, the food is really good! I ordered... Read More

Tracey J. May-14-2020

1 Star Rating I've ordered from here before as well as gotten take out. There's always something that's not quite right! After the food I ordered today, NEVER EVER... Read More

Marguerite S. Oct-07-2019

Thai BKK

Yelp Rating:
3.5 out of 5 3.5 Star Rating
Based on 84 Reviews.

Thai BKK
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Price: $$

Category: Thai

Address:
2021 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 860-2737

5 Star Rating Amazing authentic Thai spot tucked away in Harlem!! I am a repeat customer because it always exceeds expectations. Grab their lunch for more bang for your... Read More

Kim C. Jun-22-2021

2 Star Rating Meh... don't know what to say here other than everything I've tried is mediocre. just as mediocre as ANY other thai place in Harlem. I'd rather spend a... Read More

Hector P. Sep-15-2021

5 Star Rating I really enjoyed my order. Pad Thai was made perfectly, I hate when it's dry, and this one was very saucy. Spring rolls were also a hit, with their dipping... Read More

Brandy W. May-22-2021

China King

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 7 Reviews.

China King
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Category: Chinese

Address:
2026 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 876-6688

4 Star Rating Ordered through the Yelp app. Was delivered within the specified window right on time. Easy to order. Thought the food was good! Also good price for the... Read More

Julia C. Nov-11-2020

5 Star Rating This is my favorite take out Chinese food restaurant. It is what you need for a night in and very reasonably priced. I order delivery from here, and every... Read More

Mackensie W. Dec-11-2019

3 Star Rating Delivery was fast, early, and the food was hot. I got the general tso chicken with brown rice, an egg roll, and pork fried rice. The chicken was okay, but... Read More

David B. Oct-12-2020

Q & N Foods

Yelp Rating:
3.5 out of 5 3.5 Star Rating
Based on 44 Reviews.

Q & N Foods
Q & N Foods map

Price: $

Category: Delis Breakfast & Brunch Sandwiches

Address:
107 E 125th St
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 860-2021

4 Star Rating Have been twice. Q&N is now solidly my go-to option for when I can leave a little early to enjoy a meal before hoping the Metro North. From what I've... Read More

Christopher M. Sep-06-2019

1 Star Rating Walked in to get an egg and cheese sandwich and waited for five literal minutes while the two guys behind the counter did whatever they were doing, but... Read More

Mateo S. Sep-09-2021

2 Star Rating It looks really pretty and they have a great selection. Unfortunately they have no idea how to cook what's on their menu. I first went a few weeks ago to... Read More

Leandra P. Feb-24-2021

Bagel Tree

Yelp Rating:
3.5 out of 5 3.5 Star Rating
Based on 39 Reviews.

Bagel Tree
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Price: $

Category: Bagels Burgers Sandwiches

Address:
245 E 124th St
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (646) 559-8912

4 Star Rating Best place in the neighborhood! Friendly service, fresh food, and reasonable prices. But I do wish they were on seamless or had some kind of online... Read More

Josh H. Sep-29-2017

2 Star Rating got a latte here and there was some weird piece of wood or something in my drink. The girl immediately denied that it was her even though it was clearly... Read More

Lorenzo H. Oct-29-2019

1 Star Rating I ordered two bagels from door dash. When I received my order I was meet with disappointment as BOTH items were incorrect. As I use things such as seamless... Read More

Ally P. Oct-26-2020

Eatery 125

Yelp Rating:
3.5 out of 5 3.5 Star Rating
Based on 17 Reviews.

Eatery 125
Eatery 125 map

Category: Salad Chicken Shop Soup

Address:
51 E 125th St
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 931-8545

5 Star Rating $4.95 dinner buffet, $2.95 soups, Illy coffee, and lots of vegetarian options! This shiny new spot might be my new go-to for cheap and delicious casual... Read More

Liz K. Oct-24-2018

5 Star Rating BUFFET BAR, COFFEE CAFE, MADE TO ORDER BURGERS/PANINIS/SALAD IN HARLEM! I'm so excited this place finally opened. Very spacious and clean. Fresh food buffet... Read More

Janet J. Jul-27-2018

4 Star Rating $7.95 / lb. buffet bar. Definitely a better price than Whole Foods hot food bar ($8.99 / lb) on Lenox / 125 St. A cute little lunch / deli store. They do... Read More

Emily K. Oct-10-2018

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