The Bond Collective Neighborhood Guide: 12 Best Lunch Spots in the Financial District
Each Bond Collective location is set in a dynamic neighborhood with a vibrant culinary identity of its own. The Bond Collective Neighborhood Guide will feature some of the best restaurant, cafe, and bar options for our members to enjoy. Your local Community Team is always available to steer you in the right direction! At Bond Collective, we want you to love the space and neighborhood as much as we do, and as the old saying states, the best way to a person’s heart is through their stomach…
1 - Adrienne's Pizzabar
Located in the historic, cobbled stoned Street, Adrienne’s is the place to visit in the Spring/Summer when the outdoor seating area is bustling! They are best known for their thin crust pizza. It’s best to order in advance as the small restaurant is so popular there is a wait time to be seated.
54 Stone St - Visit Website
2 - Felice Ristorante
Need to wine and dine after a long day at the office? Felice Ristorante has a long list of the best Italian wine you can find in the Financial District. With its warm, romantic atmosphere, it is perfect for date night or for a quick Happy Hour bite!
15 Gold Street - Visit Website
3 - El Luchador
What used to be an old horse stable is now the home of an authentic Mexican dining experience! Feast on beer battered cod tacos, short rib burritos, and end with a Flan!
87 South Street - Visit Website
4 - Pier A Harbor House
Another Bond Collective Staff favorite! Our team has enjoyed many lunches and after work community meetings here! Not only do you get a stunning view of the Statue of Liberty, but you can enjoy the sunset while drinking from their craft beer selection and enjoying their signature fish and chips! We’re huge fans and know you will be too!
22 Battery Place - Visit Website
5 - The Dead Rabbit
You can’t do the Financial District without popping into an Irish Pub. And this isn’t any Irish Pub, The Dead Rabbit has won the honor of best bar in the world, several years in a row! The crab cakes and lamb stew (I know right?!) have gained international fame and their $1 oysters are enough to keep you coming for more.
30 Water Street - Visit Website
6 - Delmonicos
A New York City Classic, Delmonicos has been a fan favorite since it first opened its doors in 1837. Think antique chandeliers, fancy wallpapers and dream worthy steak. If you want to get transported in time while having a delicious meal, this is the place to go!
56 Beaver Street - Visit Website
7 - The Malt House
The “it” place to go to after work for drinks and a little bite is the Malt House. Expect to see a full house almost daily, as the after work crowd gathers here for their classic cocktails and long list of Happy Hour finger food! Think Truffle fries and short rib sliders. A “must do” stop in the Financial District!
9 Maiden Lane - Visit Website
8 - Bennie’s Thai Cafe
A Bond Collective favorite, Bennie’s is the perfect place to grab a quick delicious lunch on the go or delivered straight to your office/home! Their signature lunch specials offer the best in Thai delicacy at an unbeatable price.
88 Fulton Street - Visit Website
9 - Le District
Feeling fancy, but don’t know where to go? How about choosing from not one, but five markets that dive into the world of classic French culinary! You’ve got the pastry market, cheese market, Le Bar, and two French restaurants to choose from! Your one stop shop to wine and cheese. Our kind of spot.
225 Liberty Street - Visit Website
10 - Bobby Van’s
Located right across the street from our own 60 Broad location, Bobby Van’s steakhouse is the ultimate go-to spot for anyone that needs an immediate steak fix! It’s formal dining room is located in the lobby of the old JP Morgan Bank, which is probably the most iconic Wall Street experience you can get!
25 Broad Street - Visit Website
11 - Industry Kitchen
With views of the Brooklyn and Williamsburg Bridges, this is the place for an afternoon pick me up along the water. They offer modern, American dishes as well as out of the box desserts such as their widely popular chocolate pizza!
70 South Street at Maiden Lane - Visit Website
12 - Leo’s Bagel’s
Best known for their traditional lox, eggs and onions, they continue to make bagels the old fashioned way, hand rolling everything. This is the perfect place to visit not only throughout the week, but they keep their doors open on weekends!
3 Hanover Square - Visit Website
About the Author:
Ashely Espinal is a Community Manager at our Bond 60 Broad location.
Born and raised in Boston, MA, Ashley moved to NYC five years ago, following her graduation with a Bachelor's Degree in Marketing. After over fifteen years in the entertainment industry as a professional dancer, she slowly switched gears from the front of the stage to the back, where she learned the ins and outs of event planning, production, and set design. Ashley's vast experience in a creative industry allows her to understand and provide optimal service with a personal touch at Bond Collective’s step-up space, 60 Broad.