Sleep

The Box House Hotel

Stay in style at this industrial-chic hotel, which offers apartment-style accommodations, complete with hardwood floors, contemporary art and views of Midtown Manhattan.

77 Box St
Brooklyn, NY 11222

Eat

Donovan’s Pub

An Irish pub in Woodside, Queens, Donovan’s has been serving juicy, charbroiled half-pound burgers with home-cut steak fries since 1966.

57-24 Roosevelt Ave
New York, NY 11377

Eat

J.G. Melon

The signature dish at this old-timey, tiny bar and restaurant is the cheeseburger. But prepare to wait, as lines at dinnertime can run out the door.

1291 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10021

Eat

Korzo

From seasonal salads and vegetarian options to classic Slovakian dishes, the menu adheres to a tradition of unpretentious food. Try the burger wrapped in Hungarian fried bread.

667 5th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Getting There

LaGuardia Airport

Located next to Flushing Bay, LaGuardia is New York City’s largest domestic airport and is located only 8 miles from Manhattan.

Flushing, NY 11371

Eat

Minetta Tavern

Opened in Greenwich Village in 1937, Minetta Tavern was a favorite hangout of Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound and E. E. Cummings, to name a few. Their Black Label burger is a newcomer, though, made with 4 different prime cuts of dry-aged beef.

113 MacDougal St
New York, NY 10012