Restaurants Giving Out Meals to Those in Need Right Now

The OpenTable team

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, many Americans are in need of food, and restaurants around the country are stepping up to help. They’re giving free food to medical workers on the frontlines, laid-off restaurant staff and their families, and basically anyone else in need. Below find restaurants taking part, as well as how to help.

Restaurants:Bar Mercado, C. Ellet's Steakhouse, Coalition Food and Beverage - Alpharetta
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:Latin / Spanish, Steakhouse, American
Neighborhoods:Inman Park, Cumberland, Alpharetta

Bar Mercado

$$$$·Latin / Spanish·
Inman Park
432 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
Bar Mercado is part of Castellucci Hospitality Group, which has partnered with local hospitals to deliver meals to medical workers. Contribute here: https://www.theiberianpigatl.coRead more
94% recommended

C. Ellet's Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Cumberland
504 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
C. Ellet's Steakhouse's parent company has partnered with LEE Initiative to give free meals to any restaurant worker who has been laid off or had a significant reduction in hours aRead more
87% recommended
Most Booked 1000-Point Tables in Atlanta / Georgia

Coalition Food and Beverage - Alpharetta

$$$$·American·
Alpharetta
628 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Casual
Coalition's parent company is offering a free, hot meal at sister restaurant Table & Main every Tuesday through Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. for anyone experiencing any level of foRead more
93% recommended
Good for Groups in Alpharetta / Roswell
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Cooks & Soldiers

$$$$·Basque·
West Midtown
2,609 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tapas
  • Special Occasion
Cooks & Soldiers is part of Castellucci Hospitality Group, which has partnered with local hospitals to deliver meals to medical workers. Contribute here: https://www.theiberianpigaRead more
95% recommended

Double Zero

$$$$·Italian·
Druid Hills / Emory
1,898 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
Double Zero is part of Castellucci Hospitality Group, which has partnered with local hospitals to deliver meals to medical workers. Contribute here: https://www.theiberianpigatl.coRead more
97% recommended

Forza Storico

$$$$·Italian·
West Midtown
732 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Hot Spot
  • Fit for Foodies
Forza Storico has partnered up with Emory Health Care, the Atlanta Hawks, and State Farm to provide meals to local healthcare workers.
91% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Atlanta / Georgia

Iberian Pig - Buckhead

$$$$·Spanish·
Buckhead
860 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Iberico Pig is part of Castellucci Hospitality Group, which has partnered with local hospitals to deliver meals to medical workers. Contribute here: https://www.theiberianpigatl.coRead more
98% recommended

Osteria Mattone

$$$$·Italian·
Roswell
2,544 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Osteria Mattone's parent company is offering a hot meal at sister restaurant Table & Main at no charge every Tuesday through Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. for anyone experiencing anRead more
94% recommended
Best Ambiance in Alpharetta / Roswell
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Red Pepper Taqueria - Brookhaven

$$$$·Mexican·
Brookhaven
22 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Happy Hour
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
Red Pepper Taqueria has fed both its staff and Lost-N-Found Youth, an Atlanta shelter for young people in the LGBTQ community, for free.
83% recommended

Sugo

$$$$·Italian·
Johns Creek
2,980 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Sugo is part of Castellucci Hospitality Group, which has partnered with local hospitals to deliver meals to medical workers. Contribute here: https://www.theiberianpigatl.com/orderRead more
99% recommended
Best Value in Atlanta / Georgia

Table & Main

$$$$·American·
Roswell
2,545 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Tuesday through Sunday from noon to 4 p.m., Table & Main is serving free, hot meals for the food insecure, no questions asked. Contribute here: https://www.instagram.com/p/B--AE2epRead more
100% recommended
Best Value in Atlanta / Georgia

Tiny Lou's - Hotel Clermont

$$$$·French American·
Virginia Highland
1,068 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Tiny Lou's donated 100 hot meals to medical personnel at Grady Memorial Hospital in honor of National Doctor’s Day. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/support-our-tiny-louRead more
87% recommended

Foraged

$$$$·American·
Hampden
261 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Local Ingredients
  • Creative Cuisine
Foraged provided curbside family meals to service industry workers as well as police, firefighters, medical workers, and other essential personnel. Contribute here: https://www.gofRead more
97% recommended
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Pierpoint Restaurant

$$$$·Seafood·
Fells Point
211 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Pierpont Restaurant is serving free lunch and dinner to out-of-work community members.
87% recommended

Azumi

$$$$·Japanese·
Harbor East
1,170 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Azumi of Atlas Restaurant Group is giving free packages of grocery essentials to all Baltimore restaurant workers and first responders, in partnership with Atlas Farm, VOSS Water, Read more
95% recommended
Late Night Find in Baltimore

The Choptank

$$$$·Seafood·
Fells Point
292 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Good for Groups
The Choptank of Atlas Restaurant Group is giving free packages of grocery essentials to all Baltimore restaurant workers and first responders, in partnership with Atlas Farm, VOSS Read more
94% recommended
Hot Spot in Baltimore / Maryland

Alma Nove

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Hingham
4,766 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
Almanove has partnered with Frontline Foods Boston to prepare meals for local healthcare workers that are on the frontlines. Contribute here: https://www.frontlinefoods.org/boston/Read more
97% recommended
Mediterranean in Boston / New England

Blue Dragon

$$$$·Asian·
Fort Point Channel
510 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Fun
Blue Dragon is partnering with the LEE Initiative to provide meals to-go for restaurant employees affected by COVID-19. Contribute here: https://www.bluedragonbos.com/
84% recommended

Cafe Landwer - Beacon Street

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Kenmore Square / Fenway
96 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
Cafe Landwer's two locations have enabled customers to adopt a doctor, nurse or pharmacist and send breakfast or lunch to local Boston hospitals. Contribute here: https://www.toasRead more
92% recommended
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Coppa

$$$$·Italian·
South End
976 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Coppa is a founding restaurant of Off Their Plate, an organization that provides “hero meals” for sanitation crews, nurses, residents, lab technicians, and other healthcare workersRead more
91% recommended

Little Donkey

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Cambridge
1,815 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Hot Spot
Little Donkey is a founding restaurant of Off Their Plate, an organization that provides “hero meals” for sanitation crews, nurses, residents, lab technicians, and other healthcareRead more
93% recommended
Hot Spot in Boston

Shy Bird

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Cambridge
230 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
Shy Bird has partnered with Off Their Plate to provide meals to those on the COVID-19 frontlines. Contribute here: https://offtheirplate.org/
97% recommended

Barrio

$$$$·Mexican·
River North (Chicago)
1,472 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Hot Spot
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
Barrio has temporarily closed, but provided meals for first responders through World Central Kitchen..
93% recommended
Mexican in Chicago / Illinois
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Found Kitchen and Social House

$$$$·American·
Evanston
1,238 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Local Ingredients
  • Romantic
Found Kitchen made breakfast for Evanston's growing homeless population.
90% recommended

Boka

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Lincoln Park
5,368 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
Boka is feeding medical workers through the Anthony Rizzo Foundation.
98% recommended
Contemporary American in Chicago / Illinois

Girl & the Goat

$$$$·Contemporary American·
West Loop
11,401 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
Girl & the Goat has temporarily closed, but had fed its furloughed workers.
99% recommended
Best Service in Chicago / Illinois

Parachute

$$$$·Korean·
Avondale / Irving Park
1,403 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Hot Spot
Parachute is providing meals for medical workers through donations. Contribute here: https://www.parachuterestaurant.com/
90% recommended

Victory Italian

$$$$·Italian·
River North (Chicago)
382 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Cozy
  • Good for a Date
Victory Italian is providing meals for medical workers through donations.
92% recommended

Mita's

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Cincinnati
1,629 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
Chef Jose Salazar has turned Mita's into a hospitality worker relief center with the LEE Initiative, serving meals and providing necessities like non-perishable canned foods, cereaRead more
97% recommended
Best Overall in Cincinnati / Dayton

DANTE

$$$$·American·
Tremont
2,684 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Chef Dante Boccuzzi and his team are preparing meals for those in need in the community, handed out curbside every Sunday. Donations can be made via Venmo to Dante Boccuzz. ContribRead more
93% recommended
American in Cleveland / Akron / Canton

Sixty Vines - Uptown Dallas

$$$$·Californian·
Uptown
1,548 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for Groups
  • Special Occasion
Furlough Kitchen is a pop-up restaurant created by Front Burner Restaurants (which owns Sixty Vines), Vestals Catering in East Dallas, and CitySquare. The pop up serves high-qualitRead more
94% recommended
Most Booked in Dallas - Fort Worth

Restaurant Orsay

$$$$·French·
Jacksonville
3,662 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Black Sheep Restaurant Group has partnered with Feeding Northeast Florida to turn donated food into deliverable meals. Restaurant Orsay employees are able to take food home to theiRead more
96% recommended
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STRIPSTEAK Waikiki

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Waikiki
1,128 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries
Chef and restaurateur Michael Mina has a small team prepping free meals each night for his more than 500 staff members he was forced to furlough when the shelter-in-place order wenRead more
83% recommended

B&B Butchers & Restaurant - Houston

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Heights / Washington
4,345 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Romantic
B&B Butchers & Restaurant of Berg Hospitality Group held a barbecue drive-through over two weekends in March. The effort, at which more than 1,000 pounds of ribs, wagyu hot dogs, aRead more
95% recommended
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Killen's Barbecue

$$$$·Barbecue·
Alvin / Pearland
404 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Worth the Drive
  • Good for Birthdays
Killen's BBQ of Berg Hospitality Group held a barbecue drive-thru over two weekends in March. The effort, at which more than 1,000 pounds of ribs, wagyu hot dogs, and other meats wRead more
100% recommended

Riel Restaurant

$$$$·American·
Texas
608 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Riel is offering free meals for laid off and/or struggling hospitality workers. Contribute here: https://leeinitiative.org/
90% recommended
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Spanish Village Restaurant

$$$$·Mexican·
Midtown / Montrose
20 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Any first responders or members of the healthcare system working to combat the spread of COVID-19 will get 50 percent off their carry out order, except for margaritas.
88% recommended

Osteria Morini - New Jersey

$$$$·Italian·
Bernardsville
757 reviews
Osteria Morini is a part of Altamarea Group, which is donating 25 percent of purchased gift card values to nonprofit City Meals. Contribute here: https://altamareagroup.securetreeRead more
Fit for Foodies in New Jersey - North

Honey Salt - Las Vegas

$$$$·American·
Summerlin
2,155 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Honey Salt partnered with a program called “Delivering with Dignity” to deliver 800 meals to more than 100 families. This program brings high-quality meals to those who are most vuRead more
92% recommended
Great for Brunch in Summerlin

Limoncello - Fresh Italian Kitchen

$$$$·Italian·
Summerlin
364 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for a Date
Giuseppe Consarino’s Limoncello Fresh Italian Kitchen is focusing on a new project that they hope will provide meals for more than 12,000 health care professionals and first responRead more
89% recommended
Healthy in Summerlin

Bourbon Steak Los Angeles

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Glendale
1,199 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Business Meals
Chef and restaurateur Michael Mina has a small team prepping free meals each night for his more than 500 staff members he was forced to furlough when the shelter-in-place order wenRead more
95% recommended
Hot Spot in San Fernando Valley / Valencia

Hugo's Studio City

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Studio City
240 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Gluten Free Options
  • Great for Lunch
Hugo's kids menu will be free for all children 12 and under at both locations. The restaurants have also helped feed healthcare workers on the frontlines.
91% recommended
Healthy in Los Angeles

Little Prince

$$$$·American·
Santa Monica
108 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
Little Prince is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations to World Central Kitchen. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout?designRead more

The Rose Venice

$$$$·American·
Venice
1,403 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fun
The Rose Venice is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations to World Central Kitchen. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout?desiRead more
82% recommended
Good for Groups in Westside

Redbird - Los Angeles

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
2,319 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Redbird is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations to World Central Kitchen. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout?designation=Read more
91% recommended
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The Nice Guy

$$$$·Italian·
West Hollywood
691 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • People Watching
The Nice Guy is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations to World Central Kitchen. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout?designaRead more
100% recommended
Hot Spot in Los Angeles

Stella Barra Pizzeria & Wine Bar - Hollywood

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Hollywood
738 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Stella Barra is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations to World Central Kitchen. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout?designaRead more
93% recommended

The Arthur J

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Manhattan Beach
1,480 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Fit for Foodies
The Arthur J is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/feed-our-heroes-la?teamInvite=cbO6HyBBfDUB8MTOzfnUmrNPAh0FSSNRead more
93% recommended
Steakhouse in Los Angeles

Tin Roof Bistro

$$$$·American·
Manhattan Beach
3,908 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Tin Roof Bistro is participating in feeding the frontlines through donations. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/feed-our-heroes-la?teamInvite=cbO6HyBBfDUB8MTOzfnUmrNPAh0FRead more
96% recommended
Outdoor Dining in Beach Cities

The Nook at SLS Hotel Beverly Hills

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Los Angeles / Orange County
462 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
World Central Kitchen, created by chef José Andrés, is working across the country to distribute individually packaged fresh meals in communities that need support, such as for chilRead more
84% recommended

Bourbon Steak Orange County

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Dana Point / Monarch Beach
681 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina has a limited staff preparing free dinners daily for his furloughed employees.
100% recommended
Best Overall in Orange County

Bellwether

$$$$·American·
Jacksonville
280 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Pre/post Theatre
Black Sheep Restaurant Group, which owns Bellwether, has partnered with Feeding Northeast Florida to turn donated food into deliverable meals for seniors and others in need. They'rRead more
97% recommended
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Black Sheep Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Jacksonville
1,529 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Black Sheep Restaurant Group has partnered with Feeding Northeast Florida to turn donated food into deliverable meals for seniors and others in need. They're also raising money to Read more
94% recommended
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Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina - Miami

$$$$·American·
Aventura
2,226 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Chef and restaurateur Michael Mina has a small team prepping free meals each night for his more than 500 staff members he was forced to furlough when the shelter-in-place order wenRead more
American in Miami - Dade

CAO Bakery & Cafe

$$$$·Cuban·
South Beach
CAO Bakery and Cafe is giving seniors 25 percent off their order. Healthcare professionals and first-responders can also take advantage with proper ID.

Grails

$$$$·American·
Wynwood
4 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Comfort Food
  • Live Sports
Grails is matching meal donations and delivering meals throughout the community to organizations that need assistance in providing food. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/fRead more
100% recommended
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Via Emilia 9

$$$$·Italian·
South Beach
318 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Authentic
Via Emilia 9 partnered with Frontline Foods to help feed the frontlines through donations. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout
96% recommended
Great for Lunch in Miami Beach

Alter

$$$$·American·
Wynwood
411 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
  • Neighborhood Gem
Alter partnered with Frontline Foods to help feed the frontlines through donations. Contribute here: https://donate.wck.org/give/279046/#!/donation/checkout
91% recommended

Novecento - Aventura

$$$$·Italian·
Aventura
539 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
Noveceto's three locations are giving all first responders and medical professionals 50 percent off wine, pasta, and salads on takeout and delivery orders.
Great for Brunch in North Dade

Red Rooster Overtown

$$$$·Southern·
Downtown Miami
707 reviews
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster Overtown teamed up with José Andrés’ World Central Kitchen and Food Rescue US - Miami to provide meals to anyone who is in need, three days a wRead more
94% recommended
Best Ambiance in Downtown Areas

Tap 42- Coral Gables

$$$$·American·
Coral Gables
262 reviews
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for Groups
Tap 42 locations across Miami-Dade and Broward counties offered first responders 50 percent off all takeout orders.
91% recommended
Great for Brunch in Miami

Buddy’s Pizza - Lansing

$$$$·Pizzeria·
Michigan
Buddy's Pizza is giving a 50 percent discount on pizza to healthcare professionals throughout April. Contribute here: https://www.buddyspizza.com/feedthefrontliners

Cafe Alma

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / Mill District
603 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
Cafe Alma is preparing and donating meals to people in need. Contribute here: https://secure.2harvest.org/site/Donation2;jsessionid=00000000.app358b?df_id=22091&mfc_pref=T&22091.doRead more
94% recommended
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Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
1,085 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina has a limited staff preparing free dinners daily for his furloughed employees.
92% recommended
Notable Wine List in Nashville

Toups Meatery

$$$$·Cajun·
Mid-City / City Park
1,388 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Toups Meatery is offering free family meals for anyone in need, particularly those in the service industry. Contribute here: https://toupsmeatery.com/
93% recommended
Fit for Foodies in New Orleans / Louisiana

Tarallucci e Vino - NoMad

$$$$·Italian·
NoMad
266 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
Tarallucci e Vino is partnering with Feed the frontlines NYC to prepare free meals for healthcare workers. Contribute here: https://www.feedthefrontlinesnyc.org/
92% recommended

Mondrian Terrace

$$$$·American·
NoMad
1 review
  • Bar Seating
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Happy Hour
Mondrian Terrace is part of IGC Hospitality, which is preparing free meals for medical workers and feeding their restaurant workers and families for free. Contribute here: https://Read more
100% recommended

Cleo Restaurant NY

$$$$·Mediterranean·
NoMad
176 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Good for a Date
  • Business Meals
Cleo is part of IGC Hospitality, which is preparing free meals for medical workers and feeding their restaurant workers and families for free. Contribute here: https://order.igchosRead more

Marc Forgione

$$$$·Contemporary American·
TriBeCa - Downtown
2,833 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
Marc Forgione is raising funds for hospitals throughout Manhattan with the Taste of Tribeca Community Fund. Contribute here: https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/taste-of-triRead more
Fit for Foodies in New York / Tri-State Area

MAX'S RESTAURANT (Cuisine of the Philippines)

$$$$·Filipino·
Jersey City
17 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch
  • Kid-friendly
Max's Restaurant is preparing and delivering free meals to healthcare professionals. Contribute here: https://maxsgroupdelivers.com/pledge/
92% recommended

Mighty Quinn's Barbeque

$$$$·Barbecue·
West Village
176 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Mighty Quinn's has donated over 700 free sandwiches to hospital workers on the frontlines.
81% recommended

Paisley Restaurant

$$$$·Indian·
TriBeCa - Downtown
89 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Paisley partnered with the Taste of Tribeca Community Fund to donate free meals to hospital workers and firefighters. Contribute here: https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/taRead more
93% recommended

LOULOU

$$$$·French·
Chelsea
103 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Hot Spot
Loulou is feeding medical workers through diner donations. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/meals-for-hardworking-icu-doctors-during-covid19
84% recommended

Pinch Chinese

$$$$·Chinese·
SoHo
99 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
Pinch Chinese is working with Feeding the Frontline to prepare meals for healthcare workers at local hospitals. Contribute here: https://www.feedingthefrontline.com/
92% recommended

Rosa Mexicano - Union Square

$$$$·Mexican·
Union Square
4,647 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Rosa Mexicana delivered free meals to hospital workers in the tri-state area.
95% recommended

Sauce

$$$$·Italian·
Lower East Side
907 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
Sauce has prepared and delivered over 1,000 pizzas to healthcare professionals. Contribute here: https://order.saucepizzeria.com/sp-restaurant/menu
88% recommended

Seabird

$$$$·Seafood·
West Village
109 reviews
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Seabird donated fresh food items to a local church to prepare for those in need.
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The Thirsty Koala

$$$$·Australian·
Astoria
290 reviews
  • Casual
  • Gluten Free Options
  • Neighborhood Gem
The Thirsty Koala partnered with The Green and White Foundation to prepare free meals for FDNY workers. Contribute here: https://greenandwhitefoundation.org/
93% recommended

The Olde Bar

$$$$·Seafood·
Old City
873 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Happy Hour
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
The Olde Bar is part of Garces Group, who is working with Fuel the Fight to make free meals for healthcare workers throughout Philadelphia. Contribute here: https://savephillyeatsRead more
89% recommended
Seafood in Philadelphia

Rosa Blanca

$$$$·Cuban·
Center City
581 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem
Rosa Blanca is part of Garces Group, who is working with Fuel the Fight to make free meals for healthcare workers throughout Philadelphia. Contribute here: https://savephillyeats.cRead more
88% recommended
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Kalaya

$$$$·Thai·
South Philly
356 reviews
  • Spicy
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Authentic
Kalaya is preparing free meals for hospital workers at local medical centers. Contribute here: https://www.toasttab.com/kalaya/v3/
97% recommended
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Talula’s Garden

$$$$·American·
Washington Square
9,665 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Talula's Garden is part of Starr Restaurants, who partnered with Sharing Excess to donate over 800 meals to the local community. Contribute here: https://www.sharingexcess.com/
97% recommended
American in Philadelphia / New Jersey Suburbs

The Twisted Tail

$$$$·American·
Society Hill
1,060 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for a Date
The Twisted Tail prepared 200 free meals to out-of-work hospitality workers.
98% recommended

Bourbon Steak Scottsdale

$$$$·American·
North Scottsdale
1,730 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Good for Anniversaries
Bourbon Steak by Michael Mina has a limited staff preparing free dinners daily for his furloughed employees.

Steak 44

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Central Phoenix
6,087 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Good for Anniversaries
Steak 44 partnered with the Anthony Rizzo Family Foundation to prepare free meals for Phoenix Children's Hospital workers. Contribute here: https://www.rizzo44.com/
97% recommended
Best Overall in Phoenix / Arizona

Switch Restaurant & Wine Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
North Central Phoenix
292 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
Switch Restaurant & Wine Bar is preparing 40 free meals a day for seniors, and the owner is personally delivering them at their doors. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/fRead more
97% recommended
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Kachka

$$$$·Eastern European·
SE Portland
1,027 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
Kachka is partnering with Stone Soup to feed residents at the temporary homeless shelters throughout Portland. Contribute here: https://www.stonesouppdx.com/covid19
98% recommended
Best Overall in Portland / Oregon
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333 Pacific - Steaks & Seafood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Oceanside
4,434 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
333 Pacific is providing free meals to support employees laid off due to COVID-19. Contribute here: https://www.cohnrestaurants.com/giftcards?utm_source=mainmenu&utm_medium=global&Read more
90% recommended
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The Prado at Balboa Park

$$$$·Californian·
Downtown / Gaslamp
6,279 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Scenic View
  • Romantic
The Prado at Balboa Park is providing free meals to support employees laid off due to COVID-19. Contribute here: https://www.cohnrestaurants.com/giftcards?utm_source=mainmenu&utm_mRead more
89% recommended
Californian in San Diego

Che Fico

$$$$·Italian·
North Panhandle / USF
759 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Hot Spot
  • Good for a Date
Che Fico is donating meals to anyone that's in need. Contribute here: https://cheficofamilymeal.com/
86% recommended

Fiorella Polk

$$$$·Italian·
Russian Hill
189 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
Fiorella has teamed up with Bi-Rite to give out free meals every week to healthcare and restaurant workers. Contribute here: http://www.fiorella-sf.com/delivery
100% recommended

Nightbird

$$$$·Californian·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
494 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Tasting Menu
Nightbird has teamed up with the SF New Deal to bring food to families and individuals with high risk of infection from COVID-19, as well as Frontline Foods to feed healthcare workRead more
88% recommended
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Barcha

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Financial District / Embarcadero
876 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups
  • Romantic
Barcha is temporarily closed, however, they had teamed up with the SF New Deal to bring food to families and individuals with high risk of infection from COVID-19. Contribute here:Read more
96% recommended
Mediterranean in San Francisco Bay Area

Uma Casa

$$$$·Portuguese·
Bernal Heights
41 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Authentic
  • Good for a Date
Uma Casa has teamed up with the SF New Deal to bring food to families and individuals with high risk of infection from COVID-19. Contribute here: https://www.sfnewdeal.org/
83% recommended
Late Night Find in San Francisco
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Palio

$$$$·Italian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
1,349 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Groups
  • Good for Anniversaries
Palio teamed up with Feed The Line to donate meals to healthcare workers. Contribute here: https://www.paliosf.com/take-out-delivery
100% recommended
Good for Groups in San Francisco

IL BISTRO

$$$$·Italian·
Belltown / Pike Place Market
1,831 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
IL Bistro has partnered with Dining Out For Life to donate 30 percent of its proceeds to help healthcare workers. Contribute here: https://www.thegiftcardcafe.com/vcart/shop.php
100% recommended
Romantic in Seattle / Eastern Washington

Jimmy's on Broadway

$$$$·Comfort Food·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
227 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Comfort Food
  • Disabled Access
Jimmy's on Broadway has partnered with Dining Out For Life to donate 30 percent of its proceeds to help healthcare workers. Contribute here: https://jimmysonbroadway.com/specials/

Revel

$$$$·Korean·
Fremont
137 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
Revel is distributing tips and donations to staff members in need. Contribute here: https://www.gofundme.com/f/relay-relief-fund
92% recommended

The Tin Table

$$$$·Northwest·
Capitol Hill / First Hill
544 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
The Tin Table has temporarily closed, but had partnered with Dining Out For Life to donate 30 percent of its proceeds to help healthcare workers.
94% recommended
Romantic in Seattle / Eastern Washington

wildflour

$$$$·Northwest·
Seattle
412 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies
Wildflour is providing free meal kits for pick up at the restaurant on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays at 3 p.m. for those in need. Contribute here: https://squareup.com/gift/9Read more
100% recommended
Northwest in Exclusive

Steakhouse89

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Sedona
921 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
Steakhouse89 has temporarily closed, but had been providing a free lunch to the Sedona fire and police departments. Contribute here: https://www.steakhouse89.com/curbside-menu
Vibrant Bar Scene in Sedona / Flagstaff / Prescott

Tobiuo Sushi & Bar

$$$$·Sushi·
Katy
261 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Worth the Drive
Tobiou is offering an order of edamame and chicken udon to those who have lost their job due to COVID-19. Contribute here: https://www.tobiuosushibar.com/
96% recommended
Best Overall in Katy

China Chilcano

$$$$·Peruvian·
Penn Quarter
2,797 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
China Chilcano is a Jose Andres restaurant, which has launched programs to support frontline workers. Contribute here: https://charity.gofundme.com/o/en/campaign/help-feed-the-fronRead more
96% recommended
Best Value in District of Columbia

Clyde's at Mark Center

$$$$·American·
Alexandria
3,621 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
Clyde's is encouraging people to buy meals for those in need. Contribute here: https://fooditforwarddc.com/?fbclid=IwAR1ZqEa6_QElh69mCgFE2w1Guk9913rCKwrrbE0B0Rz1-NdzMQpVhQqV4KM
95% recommended

Medium Rare - Cleveland Park

$$$$·Steak·
Cleveland Park
1,427 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
Medium Rare is supplying free meals to frontline workers. Contribute here: http://www.mediumrarerestaurant.com/
94% recommended
Steak in Washington, D.C. Area

Old Ebbitt Grill

$$$$·American·
Downtown
24,373 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
Old Ebbitt Grill is part of Clyde's Restaurant Group, which is encouraging people to buy meals for those in need. Contribute here: https://fooditforwarddc.com/?fbclid=IwAR1ZqEa6_QERead more
97% recommended
Most Booked in Washington, D.C. Area

Peacock Café

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Georgetown
1,578 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Peacock Cafe has joined Feed The Fight DC to donate meals to first responders. Contribute here: https://www.peacockcafe.com/pickup-delivery/
96% recommended
Contemporary American in Washington, D.C. Area

Punjab Grill

$$$$·Indian·
Penn Quarter
733 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romantic
Punjab Grill is providing meals and discounts to workers and communities in need. Contribute here: https://www.punjabgrilldc.com/store/gift-cards/
98% recommended
Special Occasion in District of Columbia

Succotash - National Harbor

$$$$·American·
National Harbor
2,238 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for Groups
Succotash is encouraging people to buy meals for those in need. Contribute here: https://fooditforwarddc.com/?fbclid=IwAR1ZqEa6_QElh69mCgFE2w1Guk9913rCKwrrbE0B0Rz1-NdzMQpVhQqV4KM
90% recommended

Holeman and Finch Public House

$$$$·Southern·
Buckhead
726 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
Holeman & Finch's parent company has partnered with LEE Initiative to give free meals to any restaurant worker who has been laid off or had a significant reduction in hours and/or Read more
87% recommended
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Farmhouse - Chicago

$$$$·Farm-to-table·
River North (Chicago)
1,784 reviews
  • Local Ingredients
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
Farmhouse Kitchen has closed, but had fed healthcare workers through Feed Our Frontlines.
95% recommended
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High Street on Market - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Old City
777 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighborhood Gem
High Street on Market has partnered with Fuel the Fight to prepare thousands of free meals for healthcare workers at local hospitals. Contribute here: https://savephillyeats.com/giRead more
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