The Ground is from the people behind Kiki’s and Forgtmenot, and you can order food and drinks from both at this new spot in Chinatown. Most of the time, though, you’ll be more likely to find kids doing dribbling drills than adults drinking pints here. It’s an indoor soccer center with turf fields that can be rented out for pick-up games, leagues, or parties. But for big matches, they set up tables and big screens on the patio out front.
Where we've featured it
More spots in ChinatownSee more
88 Lan Zhou Handmade Noodle & Dumpling
Lan Zhou Handmade Noodle & Dumpling is a Chinese spot on Bowery with excellent dumplings and knife-cut noodles.
Banh Mi Saigon Bakery
Banh Mi Saigon is a sandwich shop in the back of a jewelry store, and makes one of the best banh mis in Chinatown.
More American spotsSee more
Clay is an American restaurant in Harlem that’s perfect for a special-but-not-too-formal dinner with a date or your family.
Blue Ribbon Sushi Bar & Grill
Somehow, the Blue Ribbon brand’s new spot is just as excellent as its other outposts, despite being in a Midtown hotel. This place is, however, insanely expensive.
Suggested by our writers
Kiki’s is a Greek place on the Lower East Side that’s packed every night, and serves good, affordable food.
Kiki’s Grill & Rotisserie
Kiki’s Grill is across the street from Kiki’s on the Lower East Side and serves a very similar menu of Greek food, but with much shorter waits.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more