September has arrived, which means the wrath of summer heat is cooling down and the city’s restaurants are gearing up for local crowds returning from the shore.
Don’t fret: We’ve rounded up options to grab a perfect meal any time of the day — indoors or outside. Soak up the last summer vibes at Southeast Asian Market in FDR Park for grilled meat skewers and sugar cane juice refills, Messina Social Club and Little Fish for relaxed fine dining, or Bad Brother or Samuel’s for modernized American classics. Plus, exciting additions for lunch are on the comeback to round out the month. Explore our latest Resy Hit List, and get ready to eat.