Local Queens Dining

Prepare Your Tastebuds

Taste food from several different continents in one afternoon. That’s the appeal of Queens’ diverse dining scene. Within blocks of each other, you’ll discover Latin American, Asian, and European restaurants. Tour with your taste buds at these local eateries.

Casa Enrique

5-48 49th Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
(347) 448-6040
Discover a refined, modern twist on Mexican cuisine at Casa Enrique. This Michelin-starred restaurant lies just a few steps from Red Lion Inn & Suites Long Island City. 

Blend on the Water

4540 Center Boulevard
New York, NY 10044
Phone: (718) 606-9851
This modern Queens restaurant and lounge features cocktails and Latin-inspired dishes. The dining atmosphere is made even better by the expansive water views.

M Wells Steakhouse

43-15 Crescent Street
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 786-9060
At this Long Island City restaurant, Canadian chef Hugue Dufour serves up his avant-garde take on a steakhouse. Enjoy hearty meals in a refined atmosphere. 

Maiella

4610 Center Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone: (718) 606-1770
Located along the picturesque waterfront, Maiella serves contemporary Italian dishes with specialty cocktails. A sophisticated place for a night out.

Court Square Diner

45-30 23rd St
Queens, NY 11101
(718) 392-1222
There’s nothing quite like a classic New York diner. Since 1946, Court Square Diner has been serving American classics. Come in anytime you want— they’re open 24 hours day to serve the city that never sleeps. 

Tournesol

50-12 Vernon Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 472-4355
Tournesol is a traditional French bistro set in an intimate space. Serving regional wines paired with delectable French cuisine, it offers a refined, luxurious menu among restaurants in Queens.

Shi

4720 Center Blvd
Long Island City, NY 11109
(347) 242-2450
The only thing better than the food at Shi is the eye-catching view of the Manhattan skyline. This Pan-Asian eatery serves up traditional food from the Eastern hemisphere, including delicious dumplings.