T+L's Guide to Lower East Side Restaurants

1. Beauty & Essex

146 Essex St (btwn Stanton & Rivington St), ニューヨーク市, NY
タパスレストラン · Lower East Side · 579個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Beautiful people, tufted sofas, killer cocktails, shared plates (try the grilled cheese with smoked bacon and tomato soup dumplings)—and complimentary pink champagne served in the ladies’ room.

2. Calexico

153 Rivington St (Clinton & Suffolk), ニューヨーク市, NY
タコス店 · Lower East Side · 56個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The cult favorite food truck’s first brick-and-mortar location in Manhattan serves up wallet-friendly tacos, burritos, and stone-ground jalapeno-cheddar grits.

3. The Fat Radish

17 Orchard St (btwn Hester & Canal St), ニューヨーク市, NY
イギリス料理店 · Chinatown · 223個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Meals here start, aptly enough, with a gratis plate of radishes. Dishes are lighter and more vegetarian-friendly than your average gastropub. Case in point: sweet pea pot pie.

4. The Meatball Shop

84 Stanton St (btwn Allen & Orchard St), ニューヨーク市, NY
イタリア料理店 · Lower East Side · 621個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The mix-and-match menu of meatballs, sauces, and sides is worth the wait at this super-casual, deliciously simple spot. Save room for an ice cream sandwich on homemade cookies.

5. Pearl & Ash

220 Bowery (btwn Spring & Prince), ニューヨーク市, NY
ニューアメリカ料理店 · Lower East Side · 97個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Globally-inspired dishes are inventive, if on the small side. The real draw is the exceptionally well chosen wine list, which spans the world from Oregon to Lebanon.

6. Pok Pok Phat Thai

137 Rivington St (btwn Norfolk & Suffolk St.), ニューヨーク市, NY
タイ料理店 · Lower East Side · 77個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Forget gloopy delivery pad thai. Portland’s Andy Ricker has perfected the noodle dish—which comes five ways here—in a tiny, skinny-tabled space.

Russ & Daughters is one of T+L's Guide to Lower East Side Restaurants.

7. Russ & Daughters

179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St), ニューヨーク市, NY
グルメ店 · Lower East Side · 423個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The legendary Jewish "appetizing" store—selling smoked salmon, herring, and bagels with a schmear—recently added caviar, a nod to the neighborhood's increasing gentrification.

8. Sorella

95 Allen St, ニューヨーク市, NY
ワインバー · Lower East Side · 44個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Pastas star at this cozy Piedmontese spot—we love the lamb ragu. The two-course prix fixe dinner menu, available Tuesday through Saturday, is a good deal.

9. Sugar Sweet Sunshine

126 Rivington St (btwn Essex & Norfolk), ニューヨーク市, NY
カップケーキ専門店 · Lower East Side · 248個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: The best-kept cupcake secret in New York, where the perfectly sized treats cost just $1.75. Stick with the straightforward “Bob,” yellow cake with chocolate almond buttercream.

10. Tiny Fork

167 Orchard St (at Stanton St), ニューヨーク市, NY
シーフードレストラン · Lower East Side · 22個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Bivalve lovers should grab a seat at the marble-topped bar for oyster shooters; the dining room has more seafood favorites like Dungeness crab cake and lobster and chips.

11. Yunnan BBQ

79 Clinton St (btwn Rivington & Delancey St), ニューヨーク市, NY
中華料理店 · Lower East Side · 96個のヒントとレビュー

Travel + LeisureTravel + Leisure: Start with stir-fried mushrooms at this brick-walled Chinese restaurant that imbues local produce with Yunnanese flavors. Other highlights: sausage fried rice, shredded chicken with taro.