Food

The Very Best Restaurants at JFK 

Ranker Travel
Updated September 12, 2019 863 votes 359 voters 2.2k views 47 items

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Long before Taylor Swift wrote her hit song, "Welcome to New York," John F. Kennedy International Airport raised a sign that said the same thing. The best restaurants at JFK Airport offer delicious food to make the start of your travels great. Whether you're departing from JFK to head off on an amazing international adventure, or arriving at JFK to begin your journey in New York City, the first thing on your mind is probably where you should stop and grab a bite to eat. Nobody wants to explore on an empty stomach!   

The best restaurants at JFK include dishes designed by renowned chefs - Todd English, Danny Meyer, Andrew Carmellini, Marcus Samuelsson, and Laurent Tourondel to name a few. There are also some familiar favorite fast food joints, like Shake Shack, Sbarro, Panda Express, and Red Mango.  

Vote up your favorite restaurant at JFK below!  

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1
Blue Smoke on the Road ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Blue Smoke on the Road
Terminal 4, Gate B35
2
Shake Shack is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Shake Shack
Terminal 4, Gate B36
 
3
Bobby Van's Steakhouse ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Bobby Van's Steakhouse
Terminal 6
4
Sbarro is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Terminal 1, Food Court
5
Starbucks is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Terminal 1:
Food Court
Arrivals Terminal 2
 Gates 24/25
 
6
Dunkin' Donuts is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Terminal 1, Food Court
7
Buffalo Wild Wings is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Buffalo Wild Wings
Terminal 4, Gate B26
8
5ive Steak is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
5ive Steak
Terminal 5
9
La Vie is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
La Vie
Terminal 5, Marketplace
10
Wendy's is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Terminal 2, Food & Retail Court
11
Sammy's Beach Bar and Gr... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Sammy's Beach Bar and Grill
Terminal 5
12
Street Food is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Street Food
Terminal 4
13
AeroNuova is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
AeroNuova
Terminal 5
14
Cake Tin Bakery & Ca... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Cake Tin Bakery & Cafe
Terminal 4
15
Euro Café is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Euro Café
Terminal 1, Arrivals Level--West
16
The Palm Bar and Grill ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
The Palm Bar and Grill
Terminal 4
17
Tagaliare is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Tagaliare
Terminal 2, Gate 68
18
BRKLYN Beer Garden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
BRKLYN Beer Garden
Terminal 2
19
Due Amici is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Due Amici
Terminal 2
20
Piquillo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Piquillo
Terminal 5
21
Deep Blue Sushi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Deep Blue Sushi
Terminal 5
22
Medalist Bar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Medalist Bar
Terminal 1, between Gates 4 - 6 
23
Balducci's is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Terminal 2, Gate 23
24
Au Bon Pain is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Terminal 4, Arrivals Hall
25
Legend's Sports Bar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Very Best Restaurants at JFK
Legend's Sports Bar
Terminal 2, Food & Retail Court