GREENWICH VILLAGE+ WEST VILLAGE
BLEECKER STREET PIZZA
Italian. The owner’s grandmother’s recipe for the Nonna
Maria pie—fresh mozzarella, basil and marinara sauce— has been the highlight at this corner shop specializing in Tuscan-style thin- crust pizza since its opening in 2004. Choose from a plethora of domestic and international craft beers to enjoy when dining in. L& D (daily). $ 69 Seventh Ave. So., at Bleecker St., 212.924.4466.
CHEFS CLUB COUNTER
Contemporary American. A bustling counter-service space introduces “fine-fast” dining, offering guests the opportunity to try rotating dishes conceptualized by world-renowned chefs (i.e., Jean- Georges Vongerichten, Magnus Hansson) and brought to fruition by the Chefs Club team in the restaurant’s open kitchen. B, L & D (daily). $$ 62 Spring St., at Lafayette St., 646.780.5456.
KESTE PIZZA & VINO
Italian. Salads and panini accompany 43 artisanal-style wood-fired pizzas, served in a brick-walled space; gluten-free options. L& D (daily). $$$ 271 Bleecker St., btw Jones and Cornelia sts., 212.243.1500.
SEVILLA RESTAURANT AND BAR
Spanish. Open 365 days a year, this local favorite, with gold leather banquettes and white tablecloths, has been family-run since 1941. The cozy spot is known for its genteel service, large tapas menu, seafood paella and guava with cream cheese dessert. L & D (daily). $$ 62 Charles St., at W. 4th St., 212.929.3189.