United States New York New York City New York City Guide Things To Do Essentials Restaurants Nightlife Where to Stay Neighborhoods Itineraries Events Getaways All New York City The Best BYOB Restaurants in Manhattan By Hubert Vigilla Updated on 06/26/19 Fact checked by Erin Medlicott Fact checked by Erin Medlicott on 04/13/19 LinkedIn Twitter New York University Rutgers University Erin Medlicott is a fact checker and researcher with a background in lifestyle and finance. Prior to her work at TripSavvy, she did financial research for the American Express Departures Magazine as well as the Wall Street Journal. She earned a TripSavvy's fact-checking Share Pin Email 01 of 09 Introduction Tartine Dining out in New York City presents endless possibilities for palate-pleasing dining, but it can get pretty pricey if you want to buy drinks to pair with your meal. Bring-your-own-bottle (BYOB) restaurants that don't charge a corkage fee (or only charge a reasonable fee) are an excellent option for those of us who love wining and dining but aren't looking to break the bank. Here is a list of Manhattan's best BYOB restaurants. 02 of 09 Tartine Tartine One of Manhattan's best-known and most popular BYOB restaurants, Tartine has been a West Village institution for more than 20 years. This cozy French café offers brunch, lunch, and dinner, and also serves fresh baked goods. 253 W. 11th St. at W. 4th St.; tartine.nyc 03 of 09 Gazala's Restaurant Gazala's Place An excellent spot for Mediterranean cuisine in Hell's Kitchen, Gazala's Palace serves diners hot and cold meze, different kinds of wraps, and more. The flavors are authentic and delicious. 709 9th Ave., between 48th & 49th streets; www.gazalasrestaurant.com 04 of 09 A Cafe New York A Cafe New York A Cafe New York serves organic French-Caribbean cuisine on the Upper West Side, offering a daily prix-fixe menu. In addition to being a BYOB restaurant, A Cafe prides itself on its eco-friendly commitment to sustainability. 973 Columbus Ave., between 107th & 108th streets; www.acafeny.com Continue to 5 of 9 below. 05 of 09 Raclette Raclette Raclette's menu is focused on well, Raclette – a deliciously rich, melted Alpine cheese that pairs well with sandwiches and other Swiss-style fare. Bring your own bottle to this tiny space in Alphabet City and enjoy the ultimate cheese-and-wine pairing. 195 Avenue A at E. 12th St.; raclette.nyc 06 of 09 Sigiri Sigiri Those in search of Sri Lankan cuisine in Manhattan should consider visiting Sigiri. This BYOB establishment is nestled in the East Village's Little India, and offers a great taste of the spices and flavors unique to Sri Lanka. 91 1st Ave., between E. 5th & E. 6th streets; www.sigirinyc.com 07 of 09 Gaia Italian Café Gaia Italian Café Cafés & Bistros 4.3 Gaia is a cozy Italian café serving up the kind of homemade cuisine you wish you came home to. Breakfast and lunch are available six days a week, and dinner twice a week. Reservations are recommended for dinner, as it can get quite busy. 251 E. Houston St., between Norfolk & Suffolk streets; www.gaiaitaliancafe.com 08 of 09 Poke Poke Poke is a popular sushi bar and Japanese restaurant in Yorkville. The Upper East Side eatery allows one bottle of beer or wine per three people without a corkage fee. 343 E. 85th St., between 1st & 2nd avenues; pokesushinyc.com Continue to 9 of 9 below. 09 of 09 Bengal Tiger Indian Food Bengal Tiger Indian Food There are plenty of options for Indian food in Manhattan, and Bengali Tiger is a strong pick if you're looking for a BYOB spot in Midtown. Finding the place can be a little tricky, but keep your eye out for the awning and remember that it's on the second floor. 58 W. 56th St., 2nd Fl., between 5th & 6th avenues; www.bengaltigerindianfood.com Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Share Pin Email Tell us why! Submit The Best Places for Brunch in NYC Great Restaurants in Times Square Free Wifi Hotspots in New York City What Are the Best Italian Restaurants in Seattle? Your Complete Gay Guide to Asheville, North Carolina 32 Great Penn Quarter Restaurants in Washington DC 10 Great Restaurants for Outdoor Brunch in Manhattan TripSavvy Editors' Choice Awards 2018: Casual Dining 9 Top Chicago Italian Restaurants For Every Pasta Fanatic 5 Great Vegetarian Restaurants in NYC The 15 Best Restaurants in Indianapolis Chow Down at One of These Top Montreal Restaurants TripSavvy Editors' Choice Awards 2018: Iconic Restaurants & Fine Dining A Guide to the Gay Scene in Memphis, Plus Events and Festivals The Big Chicago 10: The Definitive Black Chicago Guide The 9 Best Mother and Daughter Getaway Ideas in the U.S.