12 Dining Destinations Within an Hour of the City

Looking to escape the city this weekend, but can’t afford a plane ticket? You’re in luck. Here are 12 restaurants, all within an hour’s drive of NYC, that are worth checking out. Whether you’re craving an ocean breeze, some fresh air, or just a little elbow room, this guide will help you turn your next lunch or dinner into a mini vacation. Now all you need is a car.