Meatpacking Outdoor Dining Guide
June 26, 2020
After three months of mostly being at home in NYC, phase 2 outdoor dining is here and we’re rejoicing. Head down to Meatpacking to dine and shop at the restaurants below. Remember to wear a mask and keep a distance of around 10 cobblestones (that’s 6 feet)!
Banter | Outdoor table service is back at your favorite local cafe. Open Wednesday – Friday 9 am – 2 pm, Saturday – Sunday 9 am – 4 pm
Suggested menu item: Smoked Salmon + Folded Eggs
Buddakan | The Night Market is now open daily from 3 – 10pm. Make a reservation on OpenTable to reserve your spot.
Suggested menu item: Edamame dumplings
Catch Steak | The true surf and turf. For the time being, Catch Steak and Catch NYC are combined together offering a special menu with signature dishes from both restaurants. There are not one, but three outdoor areas at Catch Steak that are open for dining. Reservations can be made at catchrestaurants.com
Suggested menu item: Don’t miss the truffle sashimi.
Common Ground | To-go cocktails + full menu available on the patio. Monday – Thursday 3 – 10pm, Friday 3 – 11pm, Saturday 1 -11pm, and Sunday 1 – 9pm.
Daisy’s Cocktail Garden at the High Line Hotel | The hotel’s lush outdoor patio is back, creating an oasis for city dwellers. Open Monday – Thursday, 3-10pm, Friday 3 – 11pm, Saturday 1 – 11pm, and Sunday 1 – 10pm.
Suggested menu item: Frozen Negroni.
Dos Caminos | Enjoy Mexican and margaritas on the patio now open for dine-in service. Open Sunday – Thursday 11:30 am – 8 pm, Friday – Saturday 11:30 am – 9 pm.
Suggested menu item: Fresh guac and margaritas.
Feast on Us | This go-to takeout lunch spot now has outdoor tables to enjoy the always friendly service and views on Hudson street.
Suggested menu item: BBQ chicken sandwich with a watermelon mint infused lemonade.
Fig + Olive | Join Fig + Olive on their expanded outdoor patio for an escape from the everyday. Open Monday – Friday 4 – 9 pm, Saturday – Sunday 12 – 9 pm.
Suggested menu item: The Signature Crostinis! With a martini…
Kobrick | Enjoy coffee and cocktails at this beloved neighborhood coffee shop. The full menu is available between 9 am – 5 pm.
Suggested menu item: Honey-lavender latte
Le Song | This cozy French and Vietnamese restaurant inside Chelsea Market now has several outside tables for every day from 1 – 9 pm.
Suggested menu item: Fried orange chicken Bahn mi.
Miznon | Enjoy Israeli street food and stuffed pita sandwiches outside Chelsea Market. Open Monday – Friday, 4 – 8:30 pm, Saturday – Sunday, 12 – 8:30 pm.
Suggested menu item: Lavan pita and original baby cauliflower.
Pastis | The neighborhood hot spot is open serving traditional French fare on the patio. Open Monday -Thursday 12 -10 pm, Friday 12 – 11 pm, Saturday 11 am -11 pm, Sunday 11 am – 10 pm.
Suggested menu item: Lobster Frites.
Serafina | A Meatpacking classic with Northern Italian favorites.
Suggested menu item: Pizza on the patio of course, make that a truffle pizza.
Suggested menu item: Cacio E Pepe
STK | Modern steakhouse. Open Monday + Tuesday 3 – 11 pm, Wednesday – Thursday 3 pm – 12am, Friday 3 pm – 1 am, Saturday 3:30 pm – 1 am, Sunday: 3:30 – 11 pm
Suggested menu item: Braised short ribs with jalapeno cheddar grits.
Tao | Subterranean restaurant featuring a diverse Asian-inspired menu.
Suggested menu item: Lobster fried rice.
The Chester | Elevated American comfort food in a relaxed setting. Reservations available on OpenTable and walk-ins allowed based on capacity. Open Wednesday – Sunday 12-10pm (food service ends at 8pm).
The Standard, High Line | The Summer Plaza features all the fan favorites and crowd pleasers, from The Biergarten’s Bavarian pretzels and bratwursts, to fresh lobster rolls and The Standard Burger, to The Standard Grill’s signature chocolatey Deal Closer. Plus, frozen cocktails, spritzes, and a pitch-perfect selection of wine and ice-cold beer. Come park it on The Plaza. Open Wednesday – Friday, 4 – 10pm and Saturday + Sunday, 12 – 10pm.
Suggested menu item: Oysters plus a frozen La Vie En Frosé.
For other restaurants available for takeout/delivery, check the list here.