Linda L. Isaacs, MD, PC

Individualized Nutritional Protocols

Restaurants and Hotels


Our patients visiting Manhattan may need to find a restaurant to get something to eat. We hope this list is helpful, but it is not meant to be an endorsement of every menu item available. We suggest you call ahead to confirm hours of operation. The restaurants closest to our office are Piccolo Cafe, Nanoosh, Le Pain Quotidien, Local Thyme and Bare Burger.

Bare Burger: 212-679-2273
514 Third Ave (34 & 35 St)
Daily: 11am – 11pm
Organic, free-range, grass-fed meats, natural cheeses, organic vegetables.  Burgers, salads, wraps, and sandwiches. Table service and take-out.

Bell Book & Candle: 212-414-2355
141 West 10th St (Greenwich Ave & Waverly Place)
Daily: 5:30pm – 10:30pm
Sunday brunch: 11:30am – 3:30pm
Food program revolves around local, organic, sustainable and responsible. Many of their vegetables come from their rooftop garden.

Blue Hill: 212-539-1776
75 Washington Place (near Washington Square Park)
Mon – Sat: 5:30pm – 11pm
Sun: 5:30pm – 10pm
Locally grown American cuisine. Expensive.

Bouley: 212-964-2525
163 Duane St (near Washington Square Park)
Mon – Sat: 11:30am – 2:45pm (lunch)
Mon – Sat: 5:30pm – 11pm (dinner)
"A French approach to purity and integrity." Dress code. Expensive.

By Chloe:
60 West 22nd St (Fifth & Sixth Ave) and other locations
Mon – Fri: 7:30am – 10pm
Sat – Sun: 8:30am – 10pm
"Vegan, locally sourced ingredients."

Green Table: a part of the Cleaver Company, 212-741-6623
75 Ninth Ave (15 & 16 St, inside Chelsea Market)
Mon – Sat: 11:30am – 9pm
Sun: 11am – 4pm
Primarily organic, serves fish, chicken and dairy products. Some vegetarian options, menu changes based on season.

Hu Kitchen: 212-510-8919
78 Fifth Ave (13 & 14 St)
Mon – Fri: 7am – 10pm
Sat – Sun: 9am – 9pm
Some organic foods, 100% gluten free, meals and snacks, juices. Takeout and delivery, seating available, no table service.

Le Pain Quotidien: 212-779-2905
3 Park Avenue (34 St, southeast corner) and multiple other locations in New York City
Mon – Fri: 7am – 7:30pm
Sat – Sun: 8am – 6pm
Some organic salads, soups and breakfast foods. The Park Avenue location has take-out foods in front and a quiet area with table service towards the back.

Nanoosh Mediterranean Hummus Counter: 212-447-4345
173 Madison Avenue (33 & 34 St)
Mon – Fri: 7:30am – 9pm
Sat: 11am – 6pm
Mostly organic; soups, salads, hummus plates and wraps. No table service, some seating.
Also: 111 University Place (12 & 13 St) 212-387-0744
Daily: 11am – 10pm

Natural Frontier Market: 212-228-9133
325 Third Ave (24 & 25 St)
Mon – Fri: 8am – 10pm
Sat & Sun: 9am – 10pm
Primarily organic, natural, and environmentally friendly. Juice & salad bar. Groceries are also available.

Piccolo Cafe: 212-447-4399
238 Madison Ave (37 & 38 St)
Mon – Fri: 8am – 10pm
Sat & Sun: 10am – 8pm
Organic eggs and omelettes, salads. Take-out or table service, minimal seating area.

Spring Street Natural: 212-966-0290
62 Spring Street (at Lafayette)
Mon – Fri: 9am – 11:30pm
Sat & Sun: 10:30am – 11:30pm
About 25% organic, vegetarian, vegan, macrobiotic, chicken, fish. Several organic options, and menu changes seasonally.


There are many hotels in Midtown Manhattan; these are some that patients have recommended. You may also find useful information on New York City's Visitor's Bureau website or at All distances are approximate. In general, rates are lower January-August, higher September-December. The New York City Marathon is held on the first weekend of November; rates are high and hotels heavily booked around this time.

Affinia Dumont: 212-481-7600; 150 East 34th Street between Lexington and Third Avenues. 1/4 mile from office.

Clarion Hotel Park Avenue: 212-532-4860; 429 Park Avenue South between 29th and 30th Streets. 1/2 mile from office.

Hotel Metro: 212-947-2500; 45 West 35th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. 1/4 mile from office.

Hyatt Place: 212-239-9100; 52 West 36th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. 1/4 mile from office.

Jolly Madison Towers: 212-802-0600; 22 East 38th Street at Madison Avenue. 1/4 mile from office.

The Leo House: 212-929-1010; 332 West 23rd Street between Eighth and Ninth Avenues. A guest house staffed by the Sisters of St. Agnes and lay persons, open to people of all faiths. Single and double rooms available with private or shared baths (all rooms have a sink and toilet). Credit cards only. Reservations must be made 2.5 months or more in advance. 1.5 miles from office.

The Pod Hotel: 212-865-5700; 145 East 39th Street between Lexington and Third Avenues. 1/3 mile from office. Extremely small rooms.

Radio City Apartments: 212-730-0728; 142 West 49th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues. Studio, one and two bedroom apartments with kitchenettes.