The National Restaurant in NYC | The Benjamin

Please note that the restaurant is currently closed.

The National is Chef Geoffrey Zakarian’s vision of a go-to restaurant in New York City, serving breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch, seven days a week. The venue is conveniently located on the East Side of Manhattan within walking distance to Rockefeller Center, Broadway, The United Nations and Grand Central Terminal.

Chef Geoffrey Zakarian brings to The National his vision of a contemporary NYC Grand Café to life. The menu offers Zakarian’s signature Modern American cuisine – a style of cooking that has earned him critical acclaim. Zakarian’s cuisine is fresh and accessible, concentrating on seasonal ingredients prepared with classic techniques.

A James Beard Award Nominee and hailed one of The New York Times’ 50 Favorite Restaurants. Private Dining Rooms.