Amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, the city that never sleeps is now on lockdown. This is a difficult, unpredictable time for everyone, especially business owners. While many restaurants have temporarily suspended operations, many eateries are still offering take-out and delivery. By ordering, you can help keep small business afloat. Also, don’t forget you can help support restaurants and other small businesses by purchasing gift cards and merchandise! Below is a list of NYC restaurants you can help support during this time.
2450 Broadway, NY, NY 10024 | (212) 362-2200 | www.carminesnyc.com
Known for their massive portions, Carmine’s Italian Restaurants is offering delivery packages that will feed the WHOLE family for lunch, dinner and even breakfast if one desires spaghetti in the morning. The Upper West Side location is offering the entire menu for delivery via phone or ordering online. The menu includes dishes like Shrimp Scampi, Penne alla Vodka, and Chicken Parmigiana all perfect to freeze and save for a later date.
70 South Street, NY, NY | (212) 487-9600 | www.industry-kitchen.com
Located in the South Street seaport waterfront area, Industry Kitchen will offer most of
its menu for pickup and delivery viaGrubHub and Seamless and will soon offer on other platforms such as Caviar, Uber Eats, Postmates, and DoorDash. They will offer daily specials from their summer menu along with a free dessert of the day. All delivery packages will come with plastic plates, forks, knives, and napkins. Guests can pick a variety of dishes by Chef Braulio Bunay including GrilledLemon Chicken, King Crab Cake, and Bianca Pizza. They will be also selling alcoholic beverages including wine.
HOUSE OF LASAGNA
334 Lexington Avenue, NY, NY 10016 | (212) 883-9555 | https://houseoflasagnanyc.com/
House of Lasagna is a great, authentic Italian spot with awesome pasta dishes. Specifically, lasagna (as you can tell by the name) and it’s hand-made, so you know it’s good. They are offering takeout and delivery. Order online here.
115 Berry Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249 | (347) 763-2635 | https://www.anticapesa.com/
Offering take-out in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Order Italian favorites like Cacio e Pepe, Rigatoni all’Amatriciana, Cannoli & more!
- Contactless delivery via Caviar and Grubhub.
- Delivery menus on both platforms have been expanded to include restaurant favorites such as their iconic Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe, a Sweet Box (with ½ tiramisu and two cannoli), along with a selection of their house-made artisanal products like olive oil, balsamic vinegar, and sun-dried tomatoes.
- Beer and wine are available for delivery with the purchase of food.
** Gift cards available via website, here.
THE MELT SHOP
Multiple Locations | https://www.meltshop.com/
Melt Shop is offering free contactless delivery at all NYC locations via their app and online orders, as well as third party delivery.
In addition, as part of its “Melt it Forward” campaign, Melt Shop has now delivered food to more than 1,000 hospital workers in the NYC area and that will continue for the foreseeable future. All hospital workers can also show a valid ID at their nearest Melt Shop to receive a free meal. In addition, Melt Shop will be feeding 150 people from the national guard dinner every night through late April.
Melt Shop is also feeding children in need. Kids in NYC can stop by their nearest Melt Shop restaurant to receive a free melted sandwich (limit one per child through April 20). This is to help ease the burden of those that lost free lunch due to any school closures.
These initiatives are also keeping Melt Shop’s team hard at work to ensure their positions can be kept.
ADDA INDIAN CANTEEN
31-31 Thomson Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101 | (718) 433-3888 | https://www.addanyc.com/
Located in LIC, Queens, Adda is offering delivery via Caviar, Grub Hub, and Uber Eats. Guests can enjoy comforting Indian regional dishes such as Dilliwala Butter Chicken, Seasonal Saag Paneer, Keema Pao, and more by Chef Chintan Pandya. Additionally, they will be offering local beers via the Grub Hub website only.
For gift certificates, guests can email firstname.lastname@example.org
60 Greenwich Avenue, NY, NY, 10011 | (212) 373-8900 | https://www.rahinyc.com/
West Village artisanal Indian restaurant Rahi is now offering takeout/delivery from Tuesday through Sundays from 5 pm-9 pm via Caviar, Grub Hub, and UberEats. Guests can order favorites such as Artichoke Chaat, Saag Paneer, Kadak Goat Curry, and other tasty dishes along with beers and wines at the comfort of your own home. Take outs can be made by calling 212.373.8900.
For gift certificates, guests can email email@example.com
IF THERE EVER WERE A TIME FOR PIZZA…
- Take-out in the Garment District & Downtown Brooklyn
- Free delivery when you order on upsidepizza.com or call Norm’s directly (347-916-1310) & contactless delivery viaCaviar,Seamless, and Grubhub
- Garlic Knots available for the first time at Upside Pizza (limited availability)
Added bonus: shop some rad merch at upsidepizza.com
OTTO ENOTECA PIZZERIA
One 5th Ave, NY, NY 10003 | (212) 995-9559 | https://ny.ottopizzeria.com/
Located in the heart of Greenwich Village, Otto Enoteca Pizzeria is now offering an abbreviated menu for delivery. Available for delivery Tuesday through Saturday from 1pm to 8pm, guests can order on the website, Seamless, and Caviar. Guests can enjoy signature pasta dishes such as Baked Rigatoni and Cacio e Pepe, a selection of Salumi and Formaggi, and entrees like Eggplant Parmigiana and Meatball Marinara. Signature pizzas include Margherita, Cacio e Pepe, Pepperoni and Meatball and Chilies. Otto is also delivering bottles of red and white wines, perfect for having an Italian feast at home.
Help support the staff and purchase gift cards here.
55 Bond Street, NY, NY 10012 | (212) 677-2223 | https://www.fishcheeksnyc.com
Offering take-out in NoHo. Full on Thai soul food with comforting dishes like Coconut Crab Curry, Zabb Wings, Grilled Branzino & more
Added bonus: stylish merch and gift cards at fishcheeksnyc.com
FIELDS GOOD CHICKEN
Multiple locations | https://www.fieldsgoodchicken.com/
Easy, health-forward bites like Whole Roast Chicken, BBQ Chicken Sandwich, Bueno Bowl & more! Offering take-out in Midtown, Murray Hill, Financial District, & Greenwich Village
Multiple locations | https://www.partnerscoffee.com/
AKA, WFH fuel like coffee, pastries & snacks. Offering take-out in Williamsburg, West Village, Bushwick, & Long Island City.
- Contactless delivery viaPostmates andCaviar (and offering bags of coffee beans through both platforms – roasted in Brooklyn – for the first time ever!)
Added bonus: merch and coffee subscriptions (available nationwide!) via partnerscoffee.com
68 34th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11232 | (347) 766-1601 | https://www.brooklynkura.com
It’s looking like sake o’clock.
- Available online with nationwide shipping via Astor Wines webshop, here
- Available at over 100 retailers in the Tri-State area, linked here
- Delivery via Rule of Thirds (on Caviar,here)
49 West 27th Street, NY, NY 10001 | (212) 689-4002 | https://www.patentpendingnyc.com/
Coffee and speakeasy-caliber cocktails? Yes, please.
- Take-out cocktails (drink up, folks!) and coffee in NoMad
- Delivery orders via phone at (424) 216-6945 (free roll of toilet paper with orders $50+)
POULET SANS TETE
117 Perry Street, NY, NY 10014 | (212) 727-1170 | https://www.pouletsanstete.com/
A full on rotisserie chicken dinner, ideal for a Friday evening with some wine (with sides like Dripping Potatoes, Sauteed Brussels Sprouts & more).
Added bonus: merch via pouletsanstete.com
** Gift cards available via the website, here
149 West 14th Street, NY, NY 10011 | (646) 438-9007 | https://www.chamamama.com
A taste of Georgia – literally in your living room.
- Takeout via phone at (646) 438-9007
- Contactless delivery viaSeamless,GrubHub andUberEats (including famous natural qvevri and other rare Georgian wines!)
46 Stone Street, NY, NY 10004 | (212) 943-1602 | https://www.route66smokehouse.com
Route 66 is still open for business and taking orders for food takeout and deliveries, as well as craft beer and cocktails to go! You can order online here.
Offers: Beer for $5, mixed drinks for $7 and specialty cocktails for $10. They are also open to catering outside their normal delivery zone – for larger parties.
PLEASE BE SURE TO KEEP SUPPORTING LOCAL RESTAURANTS THROUGH GIFT CARD PURCHASES!
T.I.C. RESTAURANT GROUP
With the motto of “Enjoy Japan without the Airfare”, T.I.C. Restaurant Group offers an array of Japanese food.
While T.I.C Restaurant group has made the decision to suspend take-out and delivery, please support all of these great restaurants and their workers by donating here.
You can also purchase gift cards to use at a later date to dine at any or all of the below great restaurants.
For Sushi –HASAKI | 210 East 9th Street, NY, NY 10003
For Japanese Curry – CURRY-YA|214 East 10th Street, NY, NY 10003
For Ramen –RAIRAIKEN | 218 East 10th Street, NY, NY 10003
Other great restaurants from the group include:
SOBAYA | 229 East 9th Street, NY, NY 10003
HI COLLAR | 214 East 10th Street, NY, NY 10003
CHA-AN | 230 East 9th Street, Floor 2, NY, NY 10003
SAKAGURA EAST VILLAGE | 211 East 43rd Street B1, NY, NY 10017
PURCHASE GIFT CARDS FOR:
Taproom No. 307 | 307 3rd Avenue, NY, NY 10010
Cauldron | 47 Stone Street, NY, NY 10004
Gift cards can be purchased here. And, you can still experience magic at home by taking advantage of our online delivery services, providing you with food and drink to help your quarantine go down a little more smoothly!
Reverendo Taco | 53 Stone Street, NY, NY 10004
Mad Dog & Beans | 83 Pearl Street, NY, NY 10004 | 5 East 38th Street, NY, NY 10016
Beckett’s Bar & Grill | 81 Pearl Street, NY, NY 10004
The Dubliner | 45 Stone Street, NY NY 10004
These funds will help provide invaluable relief to the staff during this challenging time. Gift cards are available now to guarantee a seat at one of their energetic omakase counters upon reopening and can be purchased here.