Restaurant Row Vacations
Many of New York’s highlights can be found near to Restaurant Row, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. The Children's Museum of Manhattan and Tom's Diner are two of the popular places to visit. Two other popular spots you’ll find close by Restaurant Row are theodore Roosevelt Memorial and the Rose Center for Earth and Space.
Of course, people come from near and far to experience the Statue of Liberty, one of the most popular sites in the country. It is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the heart of town.
Spend some time in the city center of New York. Take the chance to visit the Empire State Building and Times Square. If you’re still looking for things to do, consider checking out the Chrysler Building and the Grand Central Terminal before returning to Restaurant Row.
To better understand New York, visit one of its museums and theaters. Visit some of the remarkable exhibit spaces and museums including the American Museum of Natural History, the Museum of the City of New York and Frick Collection. For a great night out, pick up some tickets to Beacon Theater, Apollo Theater and the Avery Fisher Hall, one of the area’s great performing arts venues. Acclaimed art galleries, include the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Museum of Biblical Art.
There are many natural gifts here as well, so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Escape the rat race for a while and enjoy the sunshine in public parks and gardens such as Damrosch Park, Conservatory Garden and Dante Park.
When you’re ready to wind down after enjoying the charms of Restaurant Row, check in to one of the area's range of bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Empire Hotel, the NYLO New York City and the Hotel Belleclaire are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.