Michelin names 126 NYC restaurants that won't blow your expense account

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  • Michelin's 2015 NYC Bib Gourmand list features 126 moderately priced but excellent restaurants
  • Diners at these restaurants can enjoy two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less
  • Michelin added 19 new restaurants to this year's Bib Gourmand list
  • The 10th edition of the Michelin Guide New York went on sale October 1

(CNN)In New York and looking for excellent dining experiences that won't land you on your accounting department's blacklist when you file expenses?

You may want to check out the Michelin Guide's just-released Bib Gourmand picks, part of its 2015 New York City restaurant guide, which hit shelves October 1.
    The list features a whopping 126 New York restaurants in the city's five boroughs singled out for offering high quality meals at moderate prices.
    Michelin says eaters at these venues can enjoy two courses and a glass of wine or dessert for $40 or less (tax and gratuity not included).
    The restaurants haven't been awarded Michelin stars, but are selected by the same anonymous food inspectors who dole out the highly coveted designations to New York City restaurants.
    The 2015 list of Michelin-starred restaurants can be found online here.
    Of the 126 restaurants awarded Bib Gourmand status there are 19 new additions, listed here in alphabetical order.
    For a sampling of what's on offer, check out a few of the restaurants' dishes in the above gallery.
    Cuisine: Italian
    259 Bleeker St., Manhattan; +1 212 255 1234
    Cuisine: Italian pasta
    325 Bowery, Joey Ramone Place, Manhattan; +1 212 220 9100
    Cuisine: Xi'an Chinese
    41-10 Main St., Queens; +1 718 888 7713
    Cuisine: New American
    335 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn; +1 718 638 1936
    Peppered shrimp from Caribbean restaurant Glady's.
    Cuisine: Caribbean
    788 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn; +1 718 622 0249
    Cuisine: Japanese noodles
    248 E. 52nd St., Manhattan; +1 212 813 1800
    Cuisine: Laotian-inspired Southeast Asian
    157 Duane St., Manhattan; +1 212 587 1089
    Cuisine: Northeastern Thai
    480 Ninth Ave., Manhattan; +1 212 564 1822
    9. Lea
    Cuisine: Italian
    1022 Cortelyou Road, Brooklyn; +1 718 928 7100
    Cuisine: Dim sum
    13 Doyers St., Manhattan; +1 212 962 6047
    Cuisine: Small plates
    220 Bowery, between Prince Street and Spring Street, Manhattan; +1 212 837 2370
    Cuisine: Italian Pizzeria
    1739 Second Ave., New York City, +1 212 426 6943
    Cuisine: Jewish and Japanese fusion
    310 S. Fourth St., Brooklyn, New York City; +1 718 388 4012
    Cuisine: Chinese
    Two Manhattan locations: Chinatown Two Bridges and 100 Mott St. (Little Italy); +1 212 966 3988
    Bangkok import Somtom Der serves northeast Thai cuisine.
    Cuisine: Northeast Thai
    85 Ave. A, Manhattan; +1 212 260 8570
    16. Tong Sam Gyup Goo Ee
    Cuisine: Korean
    62-23 Depot Road, Queens; +1 718 359 4583
    Cuisine: Pan-Asian
    433 Dekalb Ave., Brooklyn; +1 718 789 8806
    Cuisine: Italian
    44-07 Queens Blvd., Queens; +1 718 406 9363
    19. Waterfalls Cafe
    Cuisine: Middle Eastern/Vegetarian
    144 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn; +1 718 488 8886
    For the full list of 2015 Bib Gourmands restaurants, go to Michelintravel.com.