This is a restaurant which changes its menu daily. Their special feature is a selection of local meat. Their animals are raised on a vegetarian diet a vegetarian diet with no antibiotics or hormones, and have have their own house-made charcuterie, fish vegetables that come from New York or New Jersey local farms, a serious wine selection especially their Riesling selection —  one of the most complete in the country — and cocktails that everyone will enjoy.

Dish of choice: Veal tongue with a dab of salsa verde

403 East 12th Street
New York, NYC
(646) 602-1300

ABC Kitchen

Chef Jean Georges Vongerichten is one of the most respected chefs in the U.S., and without a surprise this restaurant is one of NYC’s most celebrated sustainable institutions.

The restaurant appearance and atmosphere has an international and creative flair. Their production is locally approved from regional farmers and fair trade cooperatives and reflects onto a seasonal menu that constantly rotates with different natural flavors and dishes which are free of pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, insecticides, antibiotics, hormones and is GMO-free.

Flavors range from vegetarian dishes to tacos that are served in its sister restaurant ABC Cocina, located next door. As part of the mood of the place, everything is green, and even the waiters wear biodegradable trainers.

Everything here has a story to tell; it’s bar was previously an altar from a Mexican Church.

Dish of choice: black sea bass with chilies and herbs, spinach and basil

35 east 18th street
New York, NY 10003
(212) 475-5829


Gustorganics is New York City’s first USDA organic certified restaurant + having the only 100-percent USDA certified bar on the earth. Every ingredient is locally sourced, sustainable and certified organic. Every worker here wears organic uniforms. The whole operation is energized by wind power; the paper used is all paper biodegradable, recycled and sustainable.
You find hefty range of tasty vegan and gluten-free dishes.

Dish of choice: Grilled Brunchera pizza, ricotta cheese, egg sunny side up, spinach, mushroom, parmesan and tomato sauce.

519 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10011
(212) 242-5800

Blue Hill at Stone Barns

Blue Hill at Stone Barns is where The Barbers helped create the philosophical and practical framework for Stone Barns Center, a working four-season farm, restaurant and educational center just 30 miles north of New York City.

Dish of choice: Face bacon and beet burgers

630 Bedford Rd
Pocantico Hills, NY 10591
(914) 366-9600