The Flatiron District, named after its iconic wedge-shaped building, is always bustling, especially around lunch. But finding an especially good one in this busy office neighborhood can be more of a challenge than you'd think. With that in mind, we've compiled 14 of our favorite lunches in the area: budget-friendly sandwiches, filling noodle bowls, and some nicer sitdowns.
'eisenberg's' on Serious Eats
At Eisenberg's, your Reuben ($10) is offered with corned beef, pastrami, or turkey; pastrami's the way to go.
It's a simple, no frills sandwich that combines the best thing about breakfast with one of the best things about New York lunch counters.
Want to time travel on your lunch hour? No problem: Sidling up to the counter at no-nonsense lunch-counter institution Eisenberg's Sandwich Shop is an easy trip back to 1930 (or thereabouts).