733 "Casual Weeknight Dinner" restaurants in New York.
A good casual weeknight dinner spot is hard to find. It’s a step above a make-your-own bowl place, but not somewhere you’ll need a reservation. It shouldn’t be too expensive, you should be able to talk instead of shout, and your dinner shouldn’t take more than an hour. These spots do it all.
Frankie & Vali’s serves big NY-style slices out of their little pizzeria in Bed-Stuy.
Gazab should be your go-to on the Lower East Side for a casual weeknight dinner full of delicious Indian dishes.
Veeray De Dhaba, an Indian spot in the East Village, has tiffin lunch specials that are some of the best deals you can find in the neighborhood.
If you’re looking for vegan Mexican food on the LES, try Mictalan Mexcio.
Mariscos El Submarino is a casual Mexican seafood restaurant in Jackson Heights that serves excellent aguachile.
La Dinastia is a classic Chino Latino spot in Washington Heights. Make sure to order some of the awesome fried rice.
The next time you’re in the mood for some tacos on fluffy tortillas, check out Taqueria Nixtamal in The Market Line on the LES.
Dragon Bing makes Chinese bing at The Market Line on the LES that make for a great casual weeknight dinner or lunch.
The Ten Bells Brooklyn location is the second wine bar from the team, located in Bushwick right across from Maria Hernandez Park.
Curry King is a small Indian and Pakistani takeout counter on the Upper West Side where you can get a great $10 lunch or dinner.
Yu Kitchen is a casual Chinese restaurant on the Upper West Side with fantastic Sichuan specialities.
El Mitote serves the Upper West Side’s best Mexican food, including Guadalajara-style dishes like brothy black beans.
Bunny is a family-owned Turkish and German restaurant in Bed-Stuy that you should remember for casual dates or catch-up dinners in the neighborhood.