Too often, Mondays are written off as a bad night for dining out. Many restaurants are closed and it’s tempting to stay home when the week is just starting. But, for those who venture out — and know where to go — Mondays are a boon to diners. Hot restaurants are often easier to get into, and sometimes they’ll host special events or pop-ups on Monday nights, too.
Whether you’re looking for casual fried chicken from Harlem legend Charles Gabriel, a meal at Williamsburg’s critcally acclaimed Francie, or a wine-fueled dinner at Place des Fêtes, this guide has you covered.
Newly added on Aug. 21: Family Meal at Blue Hill, The Noortwyck, Moono, Francie, Farra, Aromi, & Sons Ham Bar, Forsythia, PLANTA, Williamsburg, and Hupo.