Cafe Orlin

Recommended by : Joe Schildhorn (BFA), Isabella Boylston (Ballerina), Marin Ireland (Actress)

Cuisine:American, Middle Eastern. Price: $$. Location: .

An East Village staple, Cafe Orlin serves up American basics along with some Middle Eastern fare. Casual and relaxed vibes help make this affordable restaurant a brunch favorite — get there early to avoid lines. Stick with the Middle Eastern dishes and you won’t be disappointed.

www.cafeorlin.com