The following places of interest are a stroll/walk away from West Eleventh Townhouse Apartments: the Bleecker Street Park, corner of West Eleventh and Bleecker, Abingdon Square Park, one block north, Hudson River Park, 3 blocks west, Chelsea, St. Vincent's Comprehensive Cancer Center, New School for Social Research, Parsons School of Design, New York University, and Fashion Institute of Technology, Chelsea Piers, the High Line, the Meat Packing district, and Washington Square Park.
The following destinations are approximately 10 minutes by subway: Madison Square Garden, Macy's, Soho, Penn Station (Amtrak), Little Italy, Empire State Building, Times Square, and Chinatown.
The following sights are approximately 15 minutes by subway: Grand Central Station, Rockefeller Center, World Trade Center site, Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park, United Nations, and Wall Street.
The following attractions are approximately 30 minutes by subway: Whitney Museum, American Museum of Natural History, Metropolitan Museum, Columbia University, and Guggenheim Museum.
Aki Japanese Jamaican. 181 W. 4th Street (between Barrow & Jones) 212-989-5440
August European dishes with seasonal ingredients exuding a sense of rustic elegance. 359 Bleecker St (between Charles & West 10th St) 212-929-4774
Babbo Italian. 110 Waverly Place (between Sixth Ave. and Washington Sq. Park) 212-777-0303 Very expensive
Blue Ribbon Bakery Great brunch. 33 Downing St (at Bedford St) 212-337-0404 Moderate
Bus Stop Diner. 597 Hudson Street (at Bank Street) 212-206-1100 Inexpensive
Cafι Asean Southeast Asian. 117 West 10th Street (between Greenwich and Sixth Aves.) 212-633-0348 Moderate
French Roast French coffeehouse, open every day 24 hrs., 458 Sixth Ave. (at 11th St.) 212-533-2233 Inexpensive
Gourmet Garage Groceries 10th Street @ 7th Avenue
Gotham Bar and Grill New American. 12 East 12th Street (between Fifth Ave. and University Place) 212-620-4020 Very expensive
Le Gigot French. 18 Cornelia Street (between Bleecker and West 4th Sts.) 212-627-3737 Inexpensive
Marys Fish Camp Seafood. 246 West 4th Street (at Charles St.) 646-486-2185 Moderate
Mexicana Mama Mexican. 525 Hudson Street (at West 10th St.) 212-924-4119 Inexpensive