The National

Row 1

8 Rivington St (btw Freeman & Chrystie)
New York, NY 10002

Foursquare Tips

  • get the fish tacos, seriously.
  • My weekly brunch standard. Never a wait, always a treat. Everything's tasty.
  • Best coffee, sweetest owner in NYC.
  • Best coffee an best food. One of the coolest and best places in NY. Julie is the best!
  • The Expat is a delicious starting cocktail. Drink.
  • Everything was good and dandy until the waitress gave us a mean rude look when my friend also ordered hot water w lemon. Not acceptable.
  • Screw Starbucks--order the iced horchata at The National.
  • The fish tacos are won't go wrong ordering them.
  • Although not a dedicated coffee shop, don't overlook it for a good espresso drink.
  • Any item on the brunch menu it's divinal
  • Fabulous prime rib!! Amazingggg meat!!!
  • simply amazing.
  • Absolutely amazing shrimp and grits. This place might be the best brunch in NYC.
  • very good coffee, never a wait. our go-to brunch spot
  • The duck rillette is fantastic, too.
  • best coffee in the nyc
  • Great simple kale salad
  • Got food poisoning from the pork tacos. Never again.
  • Great espresso bevies, blueberry iced tea and excellent option for brunch or dinner on it's own (or as a backup option for the long waits at nearby Freemans)
  • Good alternative to Freeman's on a Saturday night.