Gennaro is the type of old-school Italian spot that’s perfect for Sunday night dinners with your family. They’re famous for their seafood risotto, and you’ll do very well with a simple spaghetti pomodoro or veal chop. Of note: it’s cash only.
Where we've featured it
More spots in Upper West SideSee more
Lucky Pickle Dumpling Co.
Lucky Pickle Dumpling Co. is a fast-casual Chinese spot on the Upper West Side.
If you want to eat delicious almond croissants and cookies on the UES, head to Orwasher's.
Community Food & Juice
Community Food & Juice is one of the best brunch spots around Morningside Heights and Columbia University. Unfortunately, that's exactly when it's at its worst. Hit it any other time for best results.
More Italian spotsSee more
Caffe Marchio is an Italian-inspired coffee shop in the Redbury Hotel near the Flatiron, and it’s a pretty great spot to have some espresso.
PizzArte is not just another pizza joint. It also happens to be an art gallery. That must have sounded awesome in the business plan.
Suggested by our writers
Saiguette is a little Vietnamese place that makes the best (and largest) banh mi on the Upper West Side.
Jin Ramen is a little Japanese restaurant on the Upper West Side where you can get a good bowl of ramen.
Miznon North is a full-service Israeli restaurant on the UWS with other locations in Tel Aviv, Paris, and a counter in Chelsea Market.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more