New York Outdoor Dining 2020

Updated: Jul 26, 2020

Top alfresco restaurant spots in New York during reopening.

1. Marea

240 Central Park S, New York, NY 10019

High-end Italian seafood & house made pastas from Michael White in a chic Central Park South setting.

2. Benoit New York

60 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019

Alain Ducasse's upscale French bistro, modeled after the Paris original, serves up classic fare.

3. Redeye Grill

890 7th Ave, New York, NY 10019

Upscale, seafood-focused New American with cocktails & live music in a huge, bustling space.

4. The Mermaid Inn

570 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024

Upscale-casual seafood spot with a Cape Cod vibe known for its lobster rolls and cheap oyster deal.

5. La Bonne Soupe

48 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019

French onion soup stars on this longtime bistro's menu of quiche, crêpes & other classic fare.

6. Estiatorio Milos

125 W 55th St, New York, NY 10019

Stylish Greek restaurant serving fresh seafood in a Mediterranean-style whitewashed setting.

7. The Wild Son

132 1st Avenue, New York, NY 10009

Place for sandwiches, salads & breakfast with a healthy spin, plus juices & cold-brew coffee.

8. Palma

28 Cornelia St, New York, NY 10014

Italian classics are crafted from organic ingredients in a sun washed stucco space with a garden.

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9. La Mercerie

53 Howard St, New York, NY 10013

Contemporary French eatery, pastry counter & home decor showcase inside Roman and Williams Guild.

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10. GITANO Garden of Love

76 Varick St, New York, NY 10013

Tulum-inspired tropical jungle setting for craft cocktails & seasonal fare, with seating for 400+.

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11. Cathédrale Restaurant

112 E 11th St, New York, NY 10003

Moxy East Village hotel eatery serving French-Mediterranean plates in a dramatic dining room.

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12. Cecconi's Dumbo

55 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Wood-fired pizzas, pastas & other Italian dishes are complemented by cocktails & waterfront views.

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