Menu CATEGORIES

Connect with us

CATEGORIES Menu
All Articles

Cheap Eats in Morningside

ALL the food

All this for $3

Whether you’re boycotting the meal plan or boycotting Milano, Morningside offers a plethora of  inexpensive dining options to try before you come to the last resort of, you know, actually cooking. Here’s a roundup of some staff favorites– add your tips in the comments!

Breakfast:

$3.75 for a large coffee and ham, egg, and cheese bagel at the breakfast cart on 120th and Broadway (Monday-Friday)

Lunch:

$7 appetizer, entree, and coconut ice cream at Sookk (101st and Broadway)

$8 appetizer and entree at both Thai Market and Wondee Siam V (both at 107th and Amsterdam)

$8 chicken entree and side at Freda’s Caribbean and Soul Cuisine (between 108th and 109th on Columbus Ave)

Dinner:

$5 burger Mondays and $5 hot dog Tuesdays at Deluxe (113th and Broadway)

$6 dinner special on Tuesdays at Wondee Siam V

All Day:

$3.69 falafel sandwich at Falafel on Broadway  (between LaSalle St and Tiemann Place on Broadway)

$6 make-it-yourself pita at Maoz (111th and Broadway)

Noms via Wikimedia Commons

Write a comment

Your email address will not be published.

 

16 Comments

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous John Jay is the Best!

    1. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous Ok we’re not dumb. You clearly just asked for us to thumb this down.

      1. But... says:

        @But... I like Comic Sans :(

  • who are you says:

    @who are you $8 for lunch is cheap eats!??!?!??

    1. BSGS says:

      @BSGS White people.

    2. MalBicho says:

      @MalBicho @who are you:

      dafuq. cheap eats my ass.

      This article should be “FOOD YOU CAN GET IN THE AREA”.

    3. But who... says:

      @But who... …are you? This is Manhattan.

    4. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous @who are you: Have you ever tried buying food in New York City..? and I wouldn’t consider $8 a deal either, but for an actual dish at an actual restaurant, that’s a steal.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous Sookk is phenomenal, would be packed 24/7 if it was closer to Columbia. As it stands now I can only travel there in the summer though.

    $5 basic staple days at Deluxe though are the opposite of cheap and affordable, don’t fall for their lies Bwog

  • is this how you roll in flavor town? says:

    @is this how you roll in flavor town? -$5 dumplings at the chinese food cart on 116th & broadway
    -Lunch special at Amir’s (Falafel, 1 side, 1 soda)
    -Roti Roll

  • anon says:

    @anon $1 empanadas (beef, chicken, or three cheese) on Wednesdays from 4-7 at Havana Central

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous it’s all about the Amir’s lunch special. $6 gets you a felafel, a great side (get the mujadra) and a bottomless drink. It’s perfect.

    1. Anonymous says:

      @Anonymous AND YOU SUPPORT AL QAEDA.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous When Maoz allowed unlimited toppings, it was a pretty good deal (despite the issue of tongs grazing people’s partly-eaten food as they repeatedly refill their pitas), but now they only let you get toppings once and it’s really not worth the walk/extra money over cart falafel.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous Stop trying to make a Milano’s boycott a thing.

  • Anonymous says:

    @Anonymous the $6 dinner at wondee is a lie. they were very confused tonight.

  • Have Your Say

    Should you drop that class?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...

    Recent Comments

    The meme page is formally called "columbia buy sell memes" (all lowercase), for the record. (read more)
    Dubious Display Of Asian Fusion At Ferris
    September 18, 2019
    Do they still have the popular year at Oxford and Cambridge? (read more)
    Oui Oui Baguette: Bwog Answers Your Study Abroad Questions
    September 17, 2019
    this is one of those things that feels extraordinarily important as a freshman to address, but, author, I assure you (read more)
    Dubious Display Of Asian Fusion At Ferris
    September 17, 2019
    This is funny! Good job, girls. But don’t take a shower so late. (read more)
    ShowerHop @ Barnard
    September 17, 2019
    Ad