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Chelsea Weekend Guide

Updated: May 11, 2021

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Bottino ($$)


Dine on comfort Italian fare & boutique wines in a spacious year-round garden at this West Chelsea spot. Bottino offers seasonal cocktails, fresh salads, pastas, seafood, farm to table vegetables and meats - making it a great choice for a relaxing lunch, cocktails or dinner. With its lovely patio (heated & covered) and elegant casual interior near the Highline, this neighborhood gem is a go-to for getting together with friends or a date. .

🍴 :

📷: @bottinonyc

📍: 246 10th Ave, New York, NY 10001

Cafeteria ($$)


High quality American comfort food in a trend-setting, high-energy environment in the heart of Chelsea. This swanky take on a diner is perfect for brunch and people-watching. Order the mac & cheese or waffle while sitting in the ample outdoor setup that's also heated & covered or indoors in an in an eclectic, modern ambiance.

🍴 : @cafeterianyc

📷: @cafeterianyc

📍: 119 7th Ave, New York, NY 10010

Citizens of Chelsea ($$)


Hip, Australian café with fresh, healthy eats and a welcoming environment. Citizens offers inventive breakfast and lunch fare with a variety of options + house-roasted coffee, beer & wine. Drop by for a latte to go or a casual brunch - indoor and outdoor covered seating available!

🍴 :

📷: @citizens.of

📍: 401 WEST 25 STREET, New York, NY 10001

Lamano Chelsea ($$)


A Faros fav, Lamano Chelsea is a perfect spot for brunch, happy hour and dinner! Dine in their intimate indoor space or al fresco while sipping on some of the best sangria in the city + tapas. Come with friends or a date and order paella campera, papas bravas. tortilla, and pulpo a la canaria - YUM!

🍴 :

📷: @lamanonyc

📍: 265 W 20th St, New York, NY 10011 The High Line


A must see while in Chelsea, the High Line is a public park built on a rail line elevated above the streets giving you a great view of Manhattan. Saved from demolition, the High Line opened in 2009 as a hybrid public space where visitors experience nature, art, and design. The 1.45-mile-long greenway is currently open 10AM-6PM with a free timed-entry reservation system on weekends. On weekdays, the park is open 7AM-7PM without reservations. During all open hours, you’re welcome to enter the park at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street, and stroll north or south.

📷: @highlinenyc

📍: Enter at one of their many points along 10th Avenue between 14th Street and 30th Street.


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