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 47 Reviews.

Ginjan
Ginjan map

Price: $$

Category: Coffee & Tea Cafes

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

5 Star Rating What a beautiful space. The owner is really kind and clearly cares about the quality of the space and the food and drinks she provides. I sat here for a bit... Read More

Janus C. Feb-17-2021

5 Star Rating I was very excited to see Ginjan Cafe opens its doors for Phase 3! I want to support black owned businesses and only found two in the community including... Read More

Lidia D. Jul-09-2020

5 Star Rating Harlem's Best Kept Secret for Coffee Shoppers, Introverts, Nomads, and Escapists. I discovered Ginjan in a general "coffee shop" search in my map app and... Read More

ValAsAlways L. Nov-28-2020

Lechonera La Isla

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 84 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 Absolutely amazing pernil and garlic sauce. They have it down to a science. Perfectly balanced mixture of salt, garlic and oil. Many times I find myself... Read More

Kensasha B. Jan-21-2021

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 137 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 Easy dine in or takeout for sushi. I had the dragon roll and edamame. Freshly prepared and so tasty! Read More

Ashley W. Apr-02-2021

5 Star Rating This spot offers takeout and free delivery, and the service was great. The nigiri sushi rolls are very generously portioned and very tasty. They have a very... Read More

Michelle C. Dec-02-2020

5 Star Rating This is without a doubt the best place for sushi in this area. Period! Puts everyone else to shame. The quality of the fish, the presentation, the speed of... Read More

Gabe T. Feb-27-2021

Sisters' Caribbean Cuisine

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 198 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

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

5 Star Rating ***Pre-Covid Review*** Overall (4.5/5): Come hungry and leave with a full stomach and smile. Sister's provides all the Caribbean favorites and I highly... Read More

Matt L. Dec-27-2020

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 81 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 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

1 Star Rating I ordered via Grubhub and found a bug in my food. Totally ruined my appetite although the food look okay otherwise. Avoid. Read More

Alec B. Apr-16-2021

5 Star Rating My go to Thai food! I love their spring rolls, their basil fried rice and my husband usually gets the Thai Ice Tea. I eat here a lot and they always deliver... Read More

Emelia L. Mar-11-2021

Q & N Foods

Yelp Rating:
3.5 out of 5 3.5 Star Rating
Based on 43 Reviews.

Q & N Foods
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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

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

4 Star Rating Stopped by this deli before hopping on the Metro North. Grabbed a quick, simple BEC with an iced coffee and was out the door in no time. Everyone there was... Read More

Amy R. Aug-27-2020

China King

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

China King
China King map

Category: Chinese

Address:
2026 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10035

Phone: (212) 876-6688

5 Star Rating This is the chinese delivery place I've been SEARCHING for!!!!!!!! The orange chicken was delicious. A little bit spicy but I loved that about it. The white... Read More

Susannah M. Mar-16-2020

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

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

Bagel Tree

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

Bagel Tree
Bagel Tree map

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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