Best NYC restaurants located within a 5 minute walk of 79th Street Station | Ratings, Reviews & Maps

The following New York City restaurants are all conveniently located within a 5 minute walk of the 79th Street Subway Station. They are sorted according to their overall rating on Yelp. When you are looking for a great place to eat near 79th Street Station in NYC, any of the following restaurants should prove to be a good choice.

Sushi Nonaka

Yelp Rating:
5 out of 5 5 Star Rating
Based on 49 Reviews.

Sushi Nonaka
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Category: Sushi Bars

Address:
410 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (646) 454-0226

5 Star Rating YAY! Oh my gosh, I am so happy that this spot has popped up a short walk from where we live. My key impressions from our visit: 1. The food was... Read More

Eliza G. Oct-18-2020

5 Star Rating Sushi Nonaka is a hidden gem on the UWS! Shizu and her staff seated us in the lovely private backyard garden, ideal for social distancing. We had the... Read More

Joe A. Aug-02-2020

5 Star Rating So grateful that Sushi Nonaka was still delivering during the pandemic so I could celebrate my 30th birthday! The omakase was the consummate treat after... Read More

Yoonie Y. Apr-11-2020

Maison Pickle

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1003 Reviews.

Maison Pickle
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Price: $$

Category: Cocktail Bars Comfort Food Sandwiches

Address:
2315 Broadway
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 496-9100

5 Star Rating I've been here several times, both for brunch and dinner, and I would highly recommend it! It has a really hip atmosphere and now they are taking COVID... Read More

Jamie S. Oct-17-2020

5 Star Rating Funny name, great food and service. Maison Pickle serves American comfort fare and boasts 3 signature French Dip sandwiches. We came during pandemic and... Read More

Howard H. Oct-04-2020

5 Star Rating Review of Delivery: Wow, wow, wow! This food really brightened up my boring quarantined day. I ordered Uber eats and my food came in 25 minutes - piping... Read More

Marissa S. Apr-25-2020

Luke's Lobster Upper West Side

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 694 Reviews.

Luke's Lobster Upper West Side
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Price: $$

Category: Seafood

Address:
426 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 877-8800

5 Star Rating I was incredibly impressed with my experience here today!! We had the lobster and crab rolls, the bisque and chowder. ABSOLUTELY SCRUMPTIOUS! Generous... Read More

Samantha K. Aug-29-2020

3 Star Rating Oof, no. I ordered a lobster roll and the lobster inside the roll was cold. Like, not to temperature, but refrigerator cold. How? I know this is the way... Read More

Toni W. Oct-10-2020

3 Star Rating The lobster is hands down the best I have had. Buttery delicious roll packed with lobster. Maine blue berry drink is also very good. The lobster Mac and... Read More

Rose N. Jun-22-2020

Made In New York Pizza

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 270 Reviews.

Made In New York Pizza
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Price: $

Category: Pizza

Address:
421 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (646) 484-6200

5 Star Rating Please buy your pizza here! My family has been staying super quarantined, and if you're concerned about COVID-19, their pizza, which is delicious both fresh... Read More

Elizabeth Y. Aug-22-2020

5 Star Rating One of my favorite pizza places when I visit! The square pepperoni is my favorite! Nothing beats it. I haven't been able to visit because of Covid, but... Read More

Christine L. Jul-27-2020

5 Star Rating I just got my delivery order thru doordash and OMG‼ This pizza is a 9.3 put of 10 this is good freakin pizza it's a little on the salty side but it wasn't... Read More

Flī G. Sep-25-2020

Tessa

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 382 Reviews.

Tessa
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Price: $$$

Category: Mediterranean French Italian

Address:
349 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 390-1974

4 Star Rating 3.5 stars. Nothing substantially negative to say. Our experience was positive. The only reason that I am qualifying this review is because we had brunch and... Read More

Timir D. Sep-27-2020

4 Star Rating Good but not the most memorable or unique meal I've had. The menu is currently limited and only offers staples such as shrimp scampi, burger, salmon etc.... Read More

Biana G. Sep-21-2020

5 Star Rating Tessa delivered for a private event and the food far exceeded expectations! We loved everything- the chicken, ribeye, veggies, meatballs, rigatoni were all... Read More

Sierra S. Jun-21-2020

The Dead Poet

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 433 Reviews.

The Dead Poet
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Price: $$

Category: Bars American (Traditional)

Address:
450 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 595-5670

5 Star Rating Cool bar! I went pre-covid and I loved the vibe there. The bar tender was nice and helped make suggestions on what to get. The only down side is that's it's... Read More

Shubhi M. Jul-22-2020

5 Star Rating We heard good things, but I was a little nervous seeing only 4 stars on Yelp. The star rating is too low!  The food is amazing, the service is great. We... Read More

Francine L. Oct-10-2020

4 Star Rating What a great locals pub! I love pubs and have frequented my share on both hemispheres. What I like about The Dead Poet is the comfortable atmosphere, the... Read More

Trixie N. Feb-18-2020

Two Wheels

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 73 Reviews.

Two Wheels
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Price: $$

Category: Vietnamese

Address:
426 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

5 Star Rating I've been picking up lunch here all the time during covid. It's delicious! You have to have the Banh Mi with Pork and the spring rolls. The bread is... Read More

Jean K. Oct-13-2020

5 Star Rating UMM WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN ALL MY LIFE?! The Vietnamese place by my apartment has not been open since COVID hit, so I have been craving a Bahn mi (the... Read More

Lucy C. Sep-30-2020

5 Star Rating This place is soooooo good! Everything! It's all delicious! The Bahn mi is a generous portion and the steak and pork are excellent options. I've had the... Read More

M L. Sep-29-2020

Crave Fishbar

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 292 Reviews.

Crave Fishbar
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Price: $$

Category: Seafood Desserts Bars

Address:
428 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (646) 494-2750

4 Star Rating My friend and I ended up here after a last-minute brunch decision and oh was it a good one! The place is really cute! The outside is kind of nondescript,... Read More

Brigette B. Mar-04-2020

4 Star Rating I would say a very good spot if you want a quiet place and be able to talk. Decent space between the tables, attentive service and clean restroom. Food... Read More

Olesya P. Nov-17-2019

4 Star Rating I came here on a Friday night during happy hour and was impressed by how much food they offer during HH! Definitely a great deal. Also $1 oysters. For... Read More

Maham Q. Aug-25-2019

Irving Farm New York

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 568 Reviews.

Irving Farm New York
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Price: $$

Category: Coffee & Tea Cafes Coffee Roasteries

Address:
224 W 79th St
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 206-0707

4 Star Rating Made my way back to Irving Farm nearly 5 years later from my last review and while Covid's definitely had an impact, coffee and pastries are still top... Read More

Derek C. Sep-13-2020

5 Star Rating I absolutely love their iced oat latte! it's kinda pricey but it's super delicious. they have brunch as well and probably will try that next time! the... Read More

Michelle W. Mar-19-2020

4 Star Rating I was looking for a very casual coffee shop where I could get some studying in and have a good meal with coffee, and Irving Farm fit the bill. You seat... Read More

Kevin W. Jul-16-2019

Momoya

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 447 Reviews.

Momoya
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Price: $$$

Category: Sushi Bars Japanese

Address:
427 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 580-0007

5 Star Rating So, I've only ever ordered delivery from this spot but I feel like that makes a review that much more valuable. Some people look for a local bar or pub or... Read More

Emily R. Sep-30-2020

5 Star Rating My daughter and my husband had a field day when they stopped in here for lunch during her 2019 Christmas vacation. Back then, hubs got his usual sushi rolls... Read More

Mercedes C. May-07-2020

5 Star Rating I'm sad I found this spot. Because I have probably spent over $2k in sushi from here since the beginning of Covid. I am addicted to the sushi here. I will... Read More

Sabaa S. Oct-07-2020

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Rating 4.5 Star Rating

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NYC Chelsea and West Village Dessert Tour

Rating 5 Star Rating

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Rating 4.5 Star Rating

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Craft Beer Tour in Greenwich Village

Rating 5 Star Rating

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Rating 5 Star Rating

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Rating 4 Star Rating

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