It only took 58 years, but Funny Girl is back on Broadway. So is Hugh Jackman, dancing and singing just a few blocks away. The Theater District is humming once again. Should you possess a ticket to any of the new productions in town (especially if you take advantage of the exclusive access for American Express cardmembers) you’ll still want to plan ahead for what comes next (or before) — where to eat?
Yes, plan ahead, so you don’t get caught up in tourist trap hell. There are some dining gems to be found around the chaos that is Times Square, and we present them here to you, whether you’re looking for pre-theater drinks, a casual dinner, or something a bit more grand. Here’s the ultimate guide to Theater District dining.