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 67 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 Sushi Nonaka is a new speakeasy sushi restaurant that just opened right before the pandemic. The place is hidden in the basement of another restaurant so it... Read More

Aiko S. Jan-13-2021

5 Star Rating I have been in person & ordered in. In person, service was very fast and I enjoyed the little garden. For delivery, it came very fast & I enjoyed the... Read More

Kate S. Oct-29-2020

5 Star Rating When my daughter and I decided a fancy sushi dinner was in order, Sushi Nonaka delivered. In these covid times, they made the visit safe - even more so... Read More

cbel w. Dec-23-2020

Luke's Lobster Upper West Side

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 699 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

4 Star Rating Your girl was craving some seafood one weekend and was celebrating her 3 year NY anniversary! I ordered their clam chowder soup, lobster mac and cheese... Read More

Lucy C. Oct-26-2020

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

Made In New York Pizza

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 276 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

Flor De Mayo

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1197 Reviews.

Flor De Mayo
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Price: $$

Category: Chinese Cuban Peruvian

Address:
484 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 787-3388

5 Star Rating if you know you know ! flor de mayo is just a gem, they have survived so much and now during covid19 they are doing all they can. please support local... Read More

Diamond G. Jan-15-2021

5 Star Rating Loooorrrrrd! Jesus take the wheel ! There food is #Aaammmaazzzing? I don't know if it's me but it's gets better and better every time I visit. And to think... Read More

Jose A. Nov-24-2020

4 Star Rating We ordered take out for dinner and the food was very tasty. Portions are large which is good as the prices are not cheap. We tried the lomo saltado (one... Read More

Jennie A. Aug-14-2020

Jin Ramen

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 929 Reviews.

Jin Ramen
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Price: $$

Category: Ramen

Address:
462 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (646) 657-0755

4 Star Rating Really great ramen, and I'm so happy to be in their delivery zone. Most recent order, we got our staples (the volcano tonkotsu for me, the spicy tonkotsu... Read More

Shawn H. Dec-20-2020

4 Star Rating Overall (4/5): Fast, friendly service with lunch specials on well-crafted classic style ramen, Jin will satisfy your ramen needs. Food (4.5/5): Came here... Read More

Matt L. Aug-15-2020

5 Star Rating I went here a few nights ago by myself because I was really craving ramen and this is the only place I go for that... yes it's that good. I traveled all the... Read More

Farha L. Dec-07-2020

Peacefood Cafe

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1304 Reviews.

Peacefood Cafe
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Price: $$

Category: Vegan Cafes

Address:
460 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 362-2266

5 Star Rating Went in person for dinner outdoors and everything was so delicious! Our server was so nice and on top of it. They sanitized the table thoroughly before we... Read More

Emma T. Sep-22-2020

4 Star Rating My husband and I got takeout here yesterday, and we really loved it. We ordered about 8 things, so a big order, and some were much better than others, but... Read More

Christine G. Jun-18-2020

4 Star Rating If you're a vegan, this is a great spot to get a meal and feel good. If you're not a vegan, this is still a good spot to enjoy a meal. Start off with some... Read More

Phil H. Jan-02-2021

Tessa

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 385 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

Two Wheels

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 84 Reviews.

Two Wheels
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Price: $$

Category: Vietnamese

Address:
426 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

5 Star Rating All around a great experience! Don't find myself at UWS too often and was starving. Per COVID rules, placed a takeout order for a chicken bahn mi and some... Read More

Sam E. Nov-01-2020

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 Getting takeout from Two Wheel was a wonderful experience! The people at the register were very polite and kind. The food was really great: the chicken... Read More

Alia B. Oct-31-2020

The Dead Poet

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 435 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 Favorite bar on the UWS. Not competition! It may be small and narrow but the drinks are full of flavor. The bar if filled with hidden treasures; like the... Read More

Matthieu L. Dec-16-2020

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

Land

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1059 Reviews.

Land
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Price: $$

Category: Thai

Address:
450 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 501-8121

4 Star Rating Land has some quality Thai food and is always consistent. We normally ordered takeout during the pandemic but figured why not give it a shot for in-person.... Read More

Nychoopaholic B. Sep-07-2020

5 Star Rating Best Thai spot in NY!! I've been coming here for years. Love the vegetable dumplings, spring rolls and chicken pad Thai! Go to for in person and delivery. Read More

Alison Z. Nov-01-2020

5 Star Rating Omg I love this place. So they were taking COVID measures even though their space is already really small, so props to them. My friends and I (3 of us) sat... Read More

Allison A. Nov-21-2020

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Rating 4.5 Star Rating

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Rating 5 Star Rating

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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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Rating 4 Star Rating

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