Northern Spy Food Co.

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511 E 12th St (btwn Avenue A & B)
New York, NY 10009
(212) 228-5100
New American, American
$ $
Mon–Fri: 10:00 AM–4:00 PM Sat–Sun: 10:00 AM–3:30 PM

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  • Green-minded, hungry & on a budget? Go here for cheap, tasty, locally-grown American food. Leave room for Pumpkin Marscapone Mousse ($7).
  • best brunch in the hood - definitely get the biscuits w/ homemade jam to start, slow whisked scrambled eggs with bacon, and the deliciously fresh green salad. top it off with a cucumber mint spritzer!
  • I got THIS for checking in!
  • Brunch here is great. Whatever you do, get the biscuits and the honey butter. (and maybe a side order of bacon)
  • Enjoy a big portion of corned-beef hash with two well-poached eggs ($14) or a kale salad with clothbound cheddar ($11). The warm biscuits with jam are an excellent side ($3).
  • The specials are always worth trying as are the meatballs, pork terrine, chicken and egg sandwich, pickled eggs, seltzers, desserts, and pick up some liddabit caramels.
  • Get the biscuits with brunch.
  • They sell all sorts of locally made products like @liddabit sweets and early bird granola. Get em!
  • Incredible, seasonal produce-driven meals foraged from local greenmarkets. Plus, the East Village's best brunch. Always get the kale salad. Pay with Cover and skip waiting for the check!
  • Plan ahead for the prix fixe Sunday Supper (amazing meal for $24!). Check @northernspyfood around 5pm on Sunday for that night's supper menu.
  • It's official - housemade artisanal sodas are having a moment. Try one of our favorites here: cucumber mint, which you can also get as a fizzy wine cooler mixed with Grner Veltliner ($8).
  • Strongly Feld approved.
  • They chill their Gamay!!!!!!!!!
  • Recommended: Pigs trotter roulade; pickled eggs; polenta with baked eggs; corned beef hash; kale salad with cheddar, squash and almonds; mushroom sandwich; pear-and-frangipane tart; apple pie.
  • jams change seasonally to accompany the biscuits- no more honey butter @dens!
  • Go for the catch of the day, it was caught in local waters. - Inspector
  • I don't like kale. I love the Kale salad here. One of the original Cover spots!
  • The kale salad and the spy cup are two of my favorites here. Don't forget to use Cover!
  • The corned beef hash is so good here, you're gonna punch someone.
  • Biscuits are incredible.