Madison Square Garden (MSG) is the well known and beloved home to the New York Knicks and New York Rangers. While the Knicks are trying to find their identity in the NBA, the Rangers are in the hunt for a playoff berth. Whether you love sports, music, or comedy, there is something going on at MSG nightly. Before you head out to MSG you must be thinking; where can I grab some food and drinks before the game? Well, don’t you worry we have done the work for you. First, make sure to grab your No Fee New York Knicks tickets and No Fee New York Rangers tickets with TickPick and then take a look at our recommendations for some of the best restaurants near MSG.

Black Iron Burger – Midtown

Black Iron Burger is a casual, cozy, meat-centric eatery known for their specialty burgers and craft beers on tap. With some of the best burger options in Manhattan, BIB is a definite must.

The Pennsy

The Pennsy is an upscale food court style restaurant serving up everything from vegan dishes to steak. This is the perfect place for those who can’t decide what they want. There are options everyone will enjoy.

NY Pizza Suprema

NY Pizza Suprema offers true New York style pizza. This New York institution is a must for a pregame slice. Cheap, fast, and delicious. You can’t beat it.

Jack Doyle’s

A spacious Irish bar, Jack Doyle’s offers an extensive drink menu with TVs everywhere. Located only one block from MSG, this is your ideal pregame drinking spot.


Focusing on locally sourced and seasonal ingredients, Friedman’s menu offers classic comfort food dishes like chicken and waffles and their version of the popular B.L.T.

Did we leave off your favorite restaurant to go near Madison Square Garden? Let us know in the comments below! And don’t forget, you can score No Fee New York Knicks tickets and No Fee New York Rangers tickets with TickPick.

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