Restaurants

Top Choice Market in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Chelsea Market

In a shining example of redevelopment and preservation, the Chelsea Market has taken a factory formerly owned by cookie giant Nabisco (creator of Oreo) and turned it into an 800ft-long shopping concourse that caters…
Top Choice Fusion in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

RedFarm

RedFarm transforms Chinese cooking into pure, delectable artistry at this small, buzzing space on Hudson St. Fresh crab and eggplant bruschetta, juicy rib steak (marinated overnight in papaya, ginger and soy) and pa…
Top Choice Modern American in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Foragers Table

Owners of this outstanding restaurant run a 28-acre farm in the Hudson Valley, from which much of their seasonal menu is sourced. It changes frequently, but recent temptations include Long Island duck breast with ro…
Top Choice American in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Blue Hill

A place for slow-food junkies with deep pockets, Blue Hill was an early crusader in the 'Local is Better' movement. Gifted chef Dan Barber, who hails from a farm family in the Berkshires, MA, uses harvests from that…
Top Choice Modern American in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Jeffrey's Grocery

This West Village classic is a lively eating and drinking spot that hits all the right notes. Seafood is the focus: there's an oyster bar and beautifully executed selections, such as mussels with crème fraîche, tuna…
Top Choice Modern Italian in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Barbuto

Occupying a cavernous garage space with sweeping see-through doors that roll up and into the ceiling during the warmer months, Barbuto slaps together a delightful assortment of nouveau Italian dishes, such as duck b…
British in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Heath

The creators of hit interactive theater piece Sleep No More operate this atmospheric restaurant next door to their warehouse venue. Like the fictional McKittrick Hotel in the drama, the Heath is set in another place…
Modern American in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Chumley's

Occupying the same space as the legendary West Village speakeasy, this new incarnation maintains its historic air while upgrading everything else. The ambitious, seasonal menu includes aged rib-eye and arctic char, …
Italian in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Rosemary's

One of the West Village's hottest restaurants, Rosemary's serves high-end Italian fare that more than lives up to the hype. In a vaguely farmhouse-like setting, diners tuck into generous portions of housemade pastas…
Pub Food in West Village, Chelsea & Meatpacking District

Spotted Pig

This James Beard-award-winning gastropub is a favorite with Villagers, restaurant and bar industry types, as well as celebrities like Kanye West. The kitchen serves an upscale blend of hearty Italian and British dis…