3 Exciting New Restaurants in Kips Bay

Our Kips Bay neighborhood has a plethora of delectable food options – more and more every day.

Here are three exciting restaurants which have recently opened nearby!

Flame Downtown (381 3rd Avenue. Between 27th and 28th Avenue)

Craving some excitement with your dinner? “Flame was born with the idea of merging entertainment and the casual dining experience. Perfect for families, corporate events or friends. Find your fun at Flame.” Flame is a Hibachi restaurant which is “a form of Japanese BBQ performed with fire tricks and entertainment.”

Hibachi Chef - Flame Downtown Restaurant in Kips Bay

“Not your normal night out to dinner” ( From Flame’s Instagram @flamenewyork )

Local Leaf (440 3rd Avenue. Between 30th & 31st Street)

Looking to eat especially healthy? Local Leaf “is committed to providing fresh, chef-crafted food made from responsibly sourced ingredients. We are focused on reimagining common menu items and offering a healthy and delicious approach to all-day dining. From signature and customizable lettuce wraps, to platters, hydrating drinks, and breakfast crepes, this is delicious gourmet fare in a fast casual environment.”

Local Leaf has made Urban Daddy’s list for “6 Best Fast-Casual Lunch Spots“.

Lettuce Wrap at Local Leaf in Kips Bay

“Upstater Lettuce Wrap: Wild grain mix, slow-roasted pork belly, maple roasted brussels, apple, sauteed mushrooms, and caramelized onion dressing.” (From Local Leaf’s Instagram: @eatlocalleaf)

Dynasty Dim Sum (381 3rd Avenue. Between 27th and 28th Avenue)

In the mood for variety? Dim Sum is the perfect option. Dynasty Dim Sum “presents a home cooking tradition coupled with an elevated experience presented to China’s elite royalty throughout the ages. Each handmade dumpling is prepared daily with choice ingredients thoughtfully selected by our chefs.”

Dynasty also has soups to sooth your cold weather chill.

Soup at Dynasty Dim Sum in Kips Bay

(From Dynasty Dim Sum’s Instagram: @dynastydimsum)