Union Square is a popular place to visit in New York for both tourists and locals.
The square is home to playgrounds, greenmarkets, a park, places to sit, street artists as well as being surrounded by eateries, cafes, stores, apartments and more. With many people passing by everyday, it means a lot of people are looking for the best restaurants near Union Square NYC.
We are confident that we are up there when it comes to the best places to eat near Union Square. Our focussed menu is packed with juicy beef burgers, fresh Atlantic lobsters and delicious cocktails. Whether you are commuting past the area, sightseeing or just nearby and fancy a bit to eat - pop in for a feast. It’s the treat that you deserve!
Where Is Union Square?
Union Square is located in Manhattan, New York City - where Broadway and Fourth Avenue used to meet in the early 19th century. It is surrounded by 14th Street and 17th Street. Flatiron District is just a stone's throw away with other nearby neighbourhoods including Chelsea, Greenwich Village, East Village and Gramercy Park.
When it comes to restaurants around Union Square, we have two nearby. Burger & Lobster Flatiron is our closest restaurant. It is an 8 minute walk from the restaurant - making us perfectly placed for people looking to enjoy great tasting food in the Union Square area. Burger & Lobster Bryant Park is slightly further away - but is still just 1.5 miles away.
Things To Do At Union Square
One of the best things to do in the area is Union Square Park. The park is at the intersection of a number of New York neighbourhoods making it a popular place for friends and family to meet up. The park is home to famous statues - including Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and Mahatma Gandhi. For years there has been a greenmarket in the park which sells vegetables, baked goods and flowers. The park also has free WiFi. Another popular thing to do near Union Square is to go shopping with an array of shops near the famous plaza. As well as this, other popular nearby attractions include museums, theatres and art galleries.
Of course the best thing to do is to tuck into a feast of juicy burgers and fresh lobsters, right?
The Best Food Near Union Square NYC
We believe that we are up there when it comes to the best food near Union Square. When you join us at Burger & Lobster you can expect a great tasting feast every time. Over the years we have perfected the items that feature on our menu which is focussed around our two key ingredients - prime Nebraskan beef burgers and fresh Atlantic lobsters.
If you are looking for the best burger near Union Square - then you have found the right place! Our menu is packed with towering burgers for you to choose from. If you like to keep things simple then our 10oz Original Burger is for you. Our Beast Burger combines the best of land and sea on one tasty burger - the best of both worlds! Our Beyond Burger is a vegan friendly burger as well as gluten free. Our menu also has seafood lovers covered with our variety of lobster dishes for you to sink your claws into. From 1.25lb lobsters to our famous lobster rolls - there is something for everyone to enjoy. If you can’t decide between a burger or a lobster dish - then combine them both on one plate with one of our B&L Combo dishes!
Brunch, Lunch Or Dinner
Whatever time of day you want to get your burger or lobster fix we have got you covered - whether it be lunch, brunch or dinner! Our restaurants open at 12pm, we are located perfectly for a filling lunch near Union Square. Whether you are on your lunch break and fancy a lobster treat, or if you are in need of a lunch spot to take a break from eyeing up all the sights, pop in and enjoy a lunch that you will love.
If you are looking for the best brunch near Union Square, our weekend brunch menu is just what you need. Our weekend brunch menu is served from 12pm until 3:30pm, and the menu is packed with tasty dishes for you to feast on - from Lobster Benedict to our Brunch Burger.
Cocktails Near Union Square
Whether you are dining with us or just fancy popping in for a drink - our cocktail bars near Union Square are open. We serve freshly made cocktails and our mouth watering cocktail list including the likes of Siesta Sunrise and Blueberry Bourbon Sidecar. Our bar isn’t just cocktails, we are fully stocked with champagne, wines, spirits, liqueurs and beers!