Hungry for a new career, attorney Joel Silberman turned to cooking. At his gourmet sandwich shop in the East Village, Silberman serves creative combos like fried shrimp with lettuce, plum tomatoes and chipotle mayo, as well as salads and small plates such as coconut shrimp with chili sauce. Prices top out at $5.
196 Second Ave
|Cross street:||at 12th St|
|Opening hours:||Daily 7am–midnight|
|Transport:||Subway: L to First Ave|
|Price:||Average sandwich: $5. AmEx, MC, V|