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Food on Governors Island

Visitors are welcome to bring their own food while visiting and can also purchase food on the Island. Visitors are not permitted to bring alcohol on the Island but alcohol can be purchased and consumed in specific areas. Grilling is not permitted.

Special guest vendors will also be on the Island on particular days.

There is a wide range of food options available seven days a week on the Island.

Water

Visitors can enjoy potable water from two drinking fountains in the new park! Fountains are located at Liggett Terrace and near Yankee Pier. You can drink from the fountain or use the bottle refill station to fill a re-usable water bottle.

Water is also widely available for purchase at 20 locations around the Island. Water can be purchased from every vendor listed below, with the exception of Brooklyn Soda Works. Water can also be purchased from every vending machine on the Island for $2 for a 20 ounce bottle.

Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Everyday
King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only
Alchemy Creamery Blue Marble Ice Cream
Fauzia's Heavenly Delight Brooklyn Soda Works
Mr. Softee Carl's Steaks
Little Eva's Diso's
Perfect Picnic Drive Change - Snowday
Veronica's Kitchen El Paso Taco
Schnitzi * Sundays Only Great Performances - The Dog House
Mayhem & Stout
Mr. Nice Guy
Momo & Buns
Pyramid Cafe  *Open Everyday
  Sweet Chili's
  Wafels & Dinges
  Sandwich Factory *Sundays Only
   

Alchemy Creamery

Alchemy Creamery, started by a few lactose intolerant friends in a cramped NYC apartment, creates unique flavor combinations fused with hazelnut, almond & coconut milk blends. Their creations are dairy-free, gluten-free, as well as certified kosher & vegan.
www.alchemycreamery.com

Located in Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Everyday


Blue Marble Ice Cream

Blue Marble serves up premium ice cream using exclusively certified organic grass-fed dairy and organic sugar.
www.bluemarble.com

Located in Nolan Park and South Battery
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Brooklyn Soda Works

Brooklyn Soda Works is a New York based company that makes hand-made carbonated fruit-juices and artisanal sodas.
www.brooklynsodaworks.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Carl's Steaks

They offer authentic Philly Cheese Steaks and are one of the most popular food trucks out there. Additionally they offer chicken steaks and veggie sandwiches.
www.carlssteaks.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


DiSO's Italian Sandwich Society

DiSO'S Italian Sandwich Society is the food truck that offers fresh sandwiches made with fine, imported Italian meats and cheeses sourced from famous DiPalos in Little Italy, NYC.
www.disosnyc.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


El Paso Taco

El Paso has been serving some of the best tacos from their upper east side restaurant for over a decade. They specialize in traditional tacos with interesting twists.
www.elpasoNY.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Fauzia's Heavenly Delight

Fauzia’s returns to Governors Island this season again with her Carribean-Neuvou and multi-ethnic cuisine.
www.fauziasheavenlydelights.blogspot.com

Located in Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Everyday


Great Performances - The Dog House

This food truckster will be cooking up three "dog" options daily.
www.greatperformances.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Little Eva's

Little Eva’s offers a beer garden serving beer and wine. In addition, Little Eva’s specializes in seafood dishes including salads and sandwiches.
www.yelp.com/biz/little-evas-new-york.com

Located in Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Everyday


Mayhem & Stout

Mayhem & Stout set out to create great tasting sandwiches with braised meats that are both delicious and creative. They are known for their creative side and amazing sauces.
www.mayhemandstout.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Mr. Nice Guy

Serving up gourmet slider, wings and hand cut fries!
www.mrniceguynyc.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Momos & Buns

Momos and Buns has created a concept that is focused on great hand rolled Tibetan dumplings and amazing baos (authentic buns). These come in many great flavors to fit everyone's taste. They include BBQ beef brisket with sriracha mayo, chicken satay with chili peanut & coconut sauce, and Gojuchang Tofu with homemade Kimchi.
www.momosandbuns.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Mr. Softee

Mr. Softee offers the classic ice cream essentials of the summer along with beverages and novelites.
www.mistersoftee.com

Located in West Liggett Terrace Food Court & Colonels Row
Open Everyday


Pyramid Coffee

Pyramid sells a variety of fresh sandwiches, salads, drinks, chips, snacks and ice cream.

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Perfect Picnic

Perfect Picnic offers a take away picnic of bread, vairous cheeses, charcuterie and beverages. You can pick from "Classic", "American" or "Kids" Picnic!
www.perfectpicnicnyc.com

Located in Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Everyday


Sandwich Factory

Serving freshly made shwarma, schnitzel and burgers.

Located in West Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Sundays only


Schnitzi

Dubbed "the original schnitzel from Brooklyn" Schnitzi offers 9 types of schnitzels, grilled options and side dishes.
www.schnitzi.com

Located in Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Sundays only


Sweet Chili

Sweet Chili is the brainchild of Top Chef Runner Up, Lisa Fernades. She has worked at several high end restaurants in NYC. The Sweet Chili Food Truck was a Vendy Award finalist(Top honor for food trucks). Her concept is a gourmet Thai and Vietnamese Fusion.
www.sweetchilinyc.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Snowday

Snowday serves a seasonal, locally sourced menu that features Upstate New York marple syrup throughout its savory and sweet items.
www.snowdayfoodtruck.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only


Veronica's Kitchen

Veronica’s Kitchen, a former Vendy award winner, cooks up West Indian favorites such as Jerk Chicken and Curry Goat. Veronica’s has a variety of homemade beverages and delicious sides as well.
www.yelp.com/biz/veronicas-kitchen-new-york

Located in Liggett Terrace Food Court
Open Everyday


Wafels & Dinges

In Belgium, there is no such thing as a "Belgium Waffle", waffling is an art, a science and a religion all at once. Wafles & Dinges serves authentic waffles with "dinges" or toppings in both sweet and savory varities.
www.wafelsanddinges.com

Located in King Ave. Food Court
Open Saturdays & Sundays only