Free Summer Meals

New York City is committed to making free meals available for all New Yorkers. Any New Yorker can receive free "grab & go" meals across the city starting June 28th. To find a location online use the search below, text “NYC FOOD” or “NYC COMIDA” to 877-877 (text messaging and data rates may apply), call 311 or visit GETFOODNYC. All locations, dates and times are subject to change.

  • No registration, documentation, or ID is required to receive a free breakfast or lunch
  • Locations will be available for search on 6/25/2021 after 5pm
  • Meals Hubs are open for children and families Monday–Friday
  • Breakfast and lunch service times will be 9am to 1pm (click links to view menus)
  • Vegetarian meals are available at all locations
  • All meals are Grab and Go, not to be consumed on site
  • Kosher and Halal meals are available at select locations
  • There will be no service Monday, July 5th (Independence Day Observed) and Tuesday, July 20th (Eid-ul-Adha)
  • Community Based Organizations may call the Office of Food & Nutrition Services Accounts Receivable department at 718-707-4371, 718-707-4382 or 718-707-4383 for additional information


Take home and cook options will be available at the community hubs. Check your local DOE food distribution center for more information. These meals are perfect for cooking at home with families. The choice of items may vary according to location and availability.

The following items may be available at your nearest location: Baked Ravioli, Beef Burgers, Burrito (Southwest), Buttermilk Biscuits, Buttermilk Pancakes, Chicken (Oven Roasted & Sliders), Fish Patty, French Fries, Garlic Toast, Grilled Cheese, Jamaican Beef Patty, Mac & Cheese, Mozzarella Sticks, Omelet, Pizza, Stuffed Shells, Turkey (Oven Roasted and Breakfast Sausage Patty) and Waffles.

Find A Take-Out Location
All locations, dates, times and menus are subject to change.