HOME > Chowhound > Manhattan >
What have you made lately? Share your food adventure
TELL US

Best workday lunch near Varick and Spring

b
bododavid Jul 26, 2009 10:27 PM

I was hoping for some suggestions about where to grab a quick lunch (on a lunch break) near Varick and Spring street. I've tried Grandaisy Bakery and Snack, but I am always looking to try new places would appreciate any suggestions. Thanks in advance.

  1. il Trifulau Jul 28, 2009 06:35 AM

    Shorty's 32, Dog Ear Inn, Scuderia, Lucy Brown's, Rare

    -----
    10 Degrees South
    4183 Roswell Road Northeast, Atlanta, GA 30342-3715

    1. w
      windycity Jul 27, 2009 07:17 PM

      I am super bored of Mooncake after eating the steak plate everyday for 3 months. I have yet to go back in the past 4 months. Where is Deb's Catering?

      Here's my heavy rotation:

      Aquagrill - salmon BLT or shrimp avocado sandwich
      Snack
      Koo Japanese Fusion

      Less heavy rotation:
      Pepe Russo
      Rheon Cafe (great baked goods and salads)
      Sunrise Mart
      Peep

      I can't recommend Alidoro b/c of their attitude and I can't rec Hiroko b/c of their food.

      1. bigjeff Jul 27, 2009 11:53 AM

        I'm getting almost bored recommending mooncake foods but . . . it just works so well for so many queries!

        -----
        Mooncake Foods
        28 Watts St, New York, NY 10013

        1. a
          addym Jul 27, 2009 10:27 AM

          Here are some places we order from regularly here at varick and spring:
          Columbine
          Peep (also good for a lunch break)
          Once Upon a Tart
          Aquagrill (no delivery, pickup only) for their sandwiches, or business lunch
          Alidoro
          Calexico cart on Wooster (bit of a walk & long lines)
          Cubana Cafe (great apple jicama salad)
          Deb's Catering

          1 Reply
          1. re: addym
            Toot Jul 27, 2009 11:43 AM

            I second Deb's Catering. There is a Korean truck on Hudson and King (on Thursdays only). Getting Hungry Deli on Varick and West Houston.

          Show Hidden Posts