Best Restaurants near Grand Central Station

Grand Central Station is one of the busiest train terminals in the world and tends to be extremely hectic. It doesn’t matter if you are visiting New York City for the first time or trek through this underground world daily commuting to work, sometimes you can use a break from the commotion. That’s why we put together a list of some of the best restaurants near Grand Central to disconnect from the high volume of people.

Connected to Grand Central Station is the iconic MetLife Building. Within this legendary building you can find some of the best restaurants in Midtown. Whether you are in the mood for some tapas and cocktails at La Fonda del Sol, upscale French cuisine at Cafe Centro, or prefer an authentic Neapolitan-style pizza at Naples 45, you are sure to enjoy a break from the crowded subway station. Are you in a hurry? Not to worry, you can grab a quick craft beer at The Beer Bar or a sandwich or salad from Cucina & Co.

If you know that you will be passing through Grand Central in the near future, plan ahead! You can Reserve Online and view the menu of all of these places below!

Restaurants by Grand Central

Cafe Centro logo
Sophisticated French specialties and an air of 1930s Paris make Café Centro one of Midtown’s most popular restaurants. Our outdoor patio offers bountiful seating to savor popular dishes, including steak frites, beef bourgignon, and fresh seafood platters.
or call 212-818-1222
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Naples 45 Logo

Enjoy authentic Neapolitan-style pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, and salads, alongside a glass of your favorite wine on our outdoor patio.
or call 212-972-7001
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La Fonda Del Sol logo
La Fonda Del Sol

Indulge in vibrant Spanish cuisine and an expansive selection of tapas at La Fonda del Sol. Enjoy tuna tacos, croquetas, garlic shrimp, and an endless array of cocktails on our outdoor patio.
or call 212-867-6767
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The Beer Bar logo
The Beer Bar offers an impressive selection of international and craft brewed beers, cocktails and contemporary casual flare to a sophisticated New York crowd. The perpetually-packed outdoor bar provides the perfect setting for an after-work gathering or to grab a quick drink before grabbing the train.
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Cucina and Co Metlife logo
Cucina & Co. is a gourmet cafe and Mediterranean marketplace offering take-out and eat-in lunch and dinner. Here you can enjoy specialty sandwiches, pastas, pastries, and fresh salads.
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