Best NYC restaurants located within a 5 minute walk of 86th Street Station | Ratings, Reviews & Maps

The following New York City restaurants are all conveniently located within a 5 minute walk of the 86th Street Subway Station. They are sorted according to their overall rating on Yelp. When you are looking for a great place to eat near 86th Street Station in NYC, any of the following restaurants should prove to be a good choice.

King Wang's

Yelp Rating:
5 out of 5 5 Star Rating
Based on 61 Reviews.

King Wang's
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Category: Sandwiches Asian Fusion Burgers

Address:
522 Columbus Ave
Ste A
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (929) 295-6644

5 Star Rating This ghost kitchen is gonna be seeing big things because their food is WOW. For starters, my 13 year old sister hates vegetables but enjoyed both the... Read More

Angelica O. May-19-2021

5 Star Rating This takeout-only, underground restaurant (in the most literal sense of the word) has a good thing going: ramen powder, liberally applied to fries and... Read More

Jane D. Apr-18-2021

5 Star Rating Ordered from King Wang's today via their website. Food came very quickly (20 min) was hot and delicious!! Everything was very well packed and the portions... Read More

Rebecca S. Apr-13-2021

Amelie

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 242 Reviews.

Amelie
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Price: $$$

Category: French Wine Bars Breakfast & Brunch

Address:
566 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (646) 422-7167

5 Star Rating Almost wish I didn't know this existed as I'm about to gain 10-20lbs becoming a regular eating their AMAZING escargot (served in a flakey, buttery puff),... Read More

Jacqui B. Jun-30-2021

4 Star Rating Cute date spot or a place for girls night out. I visited with my sister recently and it was happening. I liked the food and the wine we had. We ordered... Read More

Jahnavi U. Sep-12-2021

4 Star Rating The food was great, place was to Crowded, all tables very close To each other, with almost no privacy. Wine list was good. Read More

Sebastian V. Aug-21-2021

Jacob's Pickles

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 4559 Reviews.

Jacob's Pickles
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Price: $$

Category: Comfort Food Southern American (Traditional)

Address:
509 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 470-5566

4 Star Rating Such a great restaurant! Came here with my boyfriend who has a severe peanut allergy, our wonderful server Derick was SO considerate and mindful of that so... Read More

Ginevra G. Aug-30-2021

5 Star Rating Jacob's Pickles is an artisanal Southern comfort food restaurant that opened in Manhattan, New York in 2011. It was founded by restaurateur Jacob... Read More

Matthew L. Sep-18-2021

4 Star Rating Nice southern comfort restaurant. Just know the portions are HUGEEEEEEE The patty melt was good but nothing exciting, the honey chicken is really good , if... Read More

Samra M. Sep-21-2021

Maison Pickle

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1221 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 This is my and my fiancées favorite brunch spot! The challah French toast is wonderful and the atmosphere is beautiful. This was the brunch spot I took my... Read More

Blake B. Aug-25-2021

5 Star Rating Ok there are many experiences in life you shouldn't pass up. The Maison Pickle is one of them. I had the spicy honey chicken and French toasts. WOW wow and... Read More

Larry D. Sep-03-2021

5 Star Rating Best French toast in town!!! Scotty the waiter is the best around! I couldn't tell you which is better, the food or the service. Read More

Rusty D. Aug-30-2021

By the Way Bakery

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 242 Reviews.

By the Way Bakery
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Price: $

Category: Bakeries Gluten-Free Custom Cakes

Address:
2442 Broadway
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 877-0806

5 Star Rating Was walking around the area and stumbled across the shop. I had heard great things about it so figured I could give it a try. I had an amazing iced coffee... Read More

Giovanna P. Aug-30-2021

5 Star Rating By the Way Bakery is one of those old-fashioned kind of places that's become a rarity in NYC. After a lot of searching, I discovered a few things: 1) The... Read More

Marie S. Feb-23-2021

4 Star Rating By the Way Bakery Cute little bakery for take out only. Great customer service and friendly staff. Very patient with me looking up ingredients due to my... Read More

Marianne W. Jan-13-2021

The Mermaid Inn

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 1181 Reviews.

The Mermaid Inn
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Price: $$

Category: Seafood Breakfast & Brunch Sandwiches

Address:
570 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 799-7400

5 Star Rating The most amazing vibes, food and service I have had in a long time! Stopped here for dinner after work and it is the perfect date night spot! Everything... Read More

Chelsea B. Sep-16-2021

4 Star Rating I've passed by tons of times, and there's always a good crowd around. That must be a good sign. Looked up the menu recently and saw that they have really... Read More

Esther T. Sep-21-2021

5 Star Rating While everyone raves about 7-day/week happy hour (and it is great), The Mermaid Inn is far too good to be known for just that! Every time I have a friend... Read More

Jennifer C. Aug-28-2021

Chick Chick

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 56 Reviews.

Chick Chick
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Category: Chicken Shop

Address:
618 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

5 Star Rating Arguably the BEST chicken tenders out there in NYC !!! You got few options around (Stickys / Peaches hot house etc...) but seems that this place just nailed... Read More

Tsvika K. Sep-06-2021

4 Star Rating Came here for a quick bite on Sunday after our omakase dinner lol! We wanted to try it out since we rarely come to the UWS. The three of us shared the... Read More

Iris C. Aug-17-2021

5 Star Rating This is a fried chicken sandwich done right! It really is more of a chicken thigh with a side of potato bun, given how comically large the meat is. That... Read More

Jin C. Aug-13-2021

Takeda

Yelp Rating:
5 out of 5 5 Star Rating
Based on 40 Reviews.

Takeda
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Price: $$$$

Category: Sushi Bars

Address:
566 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (646) 370-6965

5 Star Rating Came here on Sunday with my boyfriend and his sister and had a great experience! We made a RSVP for 5:45 pm and all 8 counter seats were occupied. Servers... Read More

Iris C. Aug-17-2021

5 Star Rating Best omakase I've had in NYC hands down, even better than some of the very high end places I've been to. Service was impeccable. They were also very subtle,... Read More

Nina P. Aug-17-2021

5 Star Rating Initially ordered takeout from this outstanding Japanese restaurant by Executive chef/owner, Yukihiro Takeda san, early in the pandemic. Still remember all... Read More

Go B. Aug-17-2021

e's BAR

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 363 Reviews.

e's BAR
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Price: $$

Category: Bars American (Traditional)

Address:
511 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

Phone: (212) 877-0961

5 Star Rating What a down to earth spot in the area! It almost feels like a bar that should be in another neighborhood, but it stands out in a good way. Went with a... Read More

Keys R. Jul-25-2021

4 Star Rating We stopped in on Labor Day in the middle of our long walk from the top to the bottom of Manhattan. The servers were very busy but so kind and accommodating!... Read More

Nicole Z. Sep-11-2021

5 Star Rating Really nice, casual bar in the upper West side that gets a lot of traffic. I came here on a Friday night and it was totally packed. They have a lot of... Read More

Angela L. Jul-11-2021

Tiki Chick

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 117 Reviews.

Tiki Chick
Tiki Chick map

Price: $$

Category: Breakfast & Brunch Cocktail Bars Sandwiches

Address:
517 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10024

5 Star Rating Tiki Chick is one of my favorite places in nyc, but the best part of tiki chick is Louis the bartender who made it truly feel like home. Highly recommend! Read More

Zac S. Aug-22-2021

5 Star Rating LOVE this place! Hawaii comes to the best strip in the UWS via Tiki Chick. Beach chairs and tiki umbrellas line the street/corner of Amsterdam with people... Read More

Casey S. Sep-20-2021

5 Star Rating Phew yes! Finally! I've been trying to come here since the start of COVID when they opened and I'm thrilled that it lived up to the hype. I ordered two... Read More

Ashley B. Sep-08-2021

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NYC Greenwich Village Italian Food Tour

Rating 5 Star Rating

From: $90.73 CAD...May vary slightly due to currency fluctuations

This is a fun-filled interactive walking tour of Greenwich Village's Italian neighborhood. See St. Anthony's Church, Raffetto's Pasta Store and then stroll MacDougal Street's Caffe Reggio. This 2-hour tour is led by a local, licensed NYC tour guide with Italian family roots in the neighborhood for over 125 years. Your food tour guide gives you an insider's perspective into local history with music, serenades and family tales.   Samples and sights subject to change.

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Williamsburg Brooklyn Food Tasting and Walking Tour

Rating 5 Star Rating

From: $89.42 CAD...May vary slightly due to currency fluctuations

New York City is known for being pricey, but if you know where to look, it doesn’t have to be. Many of the foods that make NYC famous – like pizza, bagels and classic deli fare – are also some of the spots we visit on our Williamsburg tour. Come get a slice from Rosa Pizza, and find out what all the buzz is about. We also make a stop at the famous Pie & Thighs, where you can enjoy the classic Chicken & Waffles entree made fresh daily. Our tours are fun, safe, and memorable. These are only a couple of the stops we take, buy your ticket today and find out where we'll be chowing down next!!! (6) different tastings are included on this journey. BONUSFor a limited time we are giving away a FREE BAG with every ticket purchase.

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NYC Chelsea and West Village Dessert Tour

Rating 5 Star Rating

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Get off the beaten path in Chelsea and the West Village while tastings some of the best desserts and sweets in the area. You'll learn about the city’s culinary past, all while trying fresh hot doughnuts, half pound cookies, artisan chocolates from the city's oldest chocolate house, create a mini cupcake, try unique ice cream flavors in the summer months or enjoy a toasty hot chocolate in the winter, with a total of 6 tastings altogether. Mosey through the quaint Chelsea neighborhood, into Chelsea Market, down the High Line, and into the Meatpacking District and end your culinary adventure in the West Village.

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Greenwich Village Literary Pub Crawl

Rating 4.5 Star Rating

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Good Vibes on the Lower East Side: Art & Food Walk

Rating 4 Star Rating

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Spend a morning or afternoon delighting all five of your senses during a curated art & food walk with local art expert and event curator, Alexandra Harper. You will take in the unique sights, sounds and tastes that make the Lower East Side such a rich and amazing neighborhood, with a focus on female-owned & run businesses. You will see some of the best visual art in the city, both indoors and out (weather dependent), munch on unique savory snacks and end with some sweet treats sure to satisfy your sugar cravings. The walk focuses on the themes of change, creativity and diversity that make this neighborhood (and city) the unique place that it is. I will introduce you to 6-7 hidden and unique LES spots, including 2-3 off-the-beaten-path galleries, 1 coffee shop and 2 snack stops (at least 1 savory and 1 sweet), meeting the proprietors at each.

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NYC West Village Pub Crawl

Rating 4 Star Rating

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Experience the best of New York City’s wildly famous Greenwich Village in one night. Visit 4 of the Village’s hottest drinking establishments, featuring beer pong, karaoke, live bands, and DJ’s & dancing. You will receive free shots and admission fees at all locations.

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