Off-Campus Dining

Riverdale, NY
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3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: There are two highly known places, Riverdale Diner and Jasper Deli. Those are about the only two options and not very healthy options.

4 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: There is a variety but some things are expensive. The cheapest places to go are Subway and Burger King.

4 Recent Alumnus

Off-Campus Dining: The short stop diner has the best breakfast and amazing coffee.

4 College Junior

Off-Campus Dining: It's great. Especially the pizza from Goodfellas

3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Dining: The places off campus do not provide healthy foods.


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Rankings View more rankings . . .

  • 343rd
    Best Off-Campus Dining Variety
  • 1194th
    Best Off-Campus Dining Cost

Student Author OverviewWhat's This?

Cecilio Gomez
Communications/Spanish and Business minors
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In New York City, the amount of restaurants is endless. The area around Manhattan College has a lot of off-campus food joints. Right down at the bottom of the hill is Dunkin' Donuts, Subway, Broadway Joe's Pizza, and a Chinese restaurant. There's also Burger King, Jake’s Steakhouse, and a Mexican restaurant. The area near Overlook Manor has another pizza place, Goodfellas Pizza. If you walk down to 238th Street, you have Domino's Pizza, McDonald's, and the Riverdale Diner. A quick subway ride (or a walk, if you dare) to 225th Street takes you to Applebee’s restaurant and another McDonald's. There is also another pizza place around this area. On 231st Street, there's a Kentucky Fried Chicken and a Popeye’s Chicken around the corner, plus some restaurants across the street.

There are more restaurants the farther you get into New York City. Times Square has a lot of restaurants. Washington Heights and Harlem both have some. Plus, you have the Fordham Road section of the Bronx which has a lot of fast food restaurants. This is the beauty of being in New York City—you never have a shortage of things to eat, and in all likelihood, these places will be open until at least midnight.

Facts & Statistics

24-Hour Dining
Shortstop Diner and Goodfellas Pizza are open until 11 p.m. every night and 12 a.m. on Fridays and Saturdays
Best Asian
Golden Phoenix
Best Breakfast
Dunkin' Donuts
Best Coffee
Best Healthy
Best Pizza
  • Broadway Joe's
  • Goodfellas Pizza
Best Wings
Goodfellas Pizza
Best Place to Take Your Parents
Riverdale Diner
Other Places to Check Out
  • Burger King
  • Dunkin' Donuts
  • Starbucks
  • Subway
Did You Know?
  • New York is known for its pizza.
  • The apple muffin is the official muffin of New York.

Restaurant ListingsWhat's This?

Broadway Joe's
Food: Pizza
315 W. 46th St.
(212) 246-6513
Price: $10–$40
Goodfellas Pizza
Food: Pizza
3661 Waldo Ave.
(718) 796-4747
Price: $10–$30
Jake's Steakhouse
Food: American, seafood, steaks
6031 Broadway
(718) 581-0182
Price: $10–$30
Riverdale Diner
Food: Diner food
3657 Kingsbridge Ave.
(718) 884-6050
Price: $5–$15
Shortstop Diner
Food: Diner food
5977 Broadway
(718) 601-0234
Price: $5–$15

Student Polls

Rate the off-campus restaurants on the following topics    Based on 26 responses

Very poor
  • Cost
  • Convenience
  • Healthy/organic options
  • Late-night options
  • Quality
  • Student discounts
  • Variety/number of options
  • Vegetarian/vegan options

How would you rate the diversity of off-campus dining options?    Based on 26 responses

  • 8% An endless repetition of the same few places.
  • 23% Mostly just chain restaurants and fast food.
  • 23% Enough variety to keep things interesting.
  • 46% A nice variety of local spots and ethnic cuisine.
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