Manhattan is home to some of the best food in the world, from haute cuisine at Per Se to cheap street food like soft pretzels and hot dogs, and classic bites like bagels and black-and-white cookies. And Chowhounds have tried it all. Get the best tips on where (and what) to eat, and share your own!

Have Iconic NYC Bakery & Deli Food Delivered Anywhere

Through the magic of the internet, you can have the best New York City deli and bakery goods delivered straight to your door for Rosh Hashanah—or any occasion. Check out our picks from Goldbelly's impressive...

What was the name…

by MiFamilia 2 months ago

of a Southern/soul food restaurant in the 80s that was on Avenue A, near Houston????

New York Times' "The Restaurant List 2021" List

by patsully 16 days ago

A new top 50 list, unranked thankfully. "Together they reflect the rich mosaic of American dining — from the melding of Thai curry and Texas brisket in the Pacific Northwest, to heritage crab r...

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Pumpkin Fall Dishes

by vanessanyc 2 days ago

What restaurants have new fall dishes specifically some pumpkin in their savory dishes. Any cuisine in Manhattan.

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by Melanie Wong 20 days ago

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by The Chowhound Team 4 years ago

Hello there, Due to the increase of threads about exchanging Eleven Madison Park reservations, we have created this post dedicated to that purpose. We're closing and redirecting to this thread c...

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by saacnmama 1 month ago

My son has been taken by the newly pedestrianized streets in New York, and showed me many photos of the cafe tables set up in them over the summer. We want to eat at one of them while we are in New...

Ideal Lunch Counter

by Jim Carr 18 years ago

Who remembers the beloved but lost and gone forever Ideal Lunch Counter on East 86th St., NYC. What was your favorite dish? Mine was the bratwurst with red cabbage and fried potatoes, with an excel...

Chorizo Manhattan

by Fritz 2 months ago

is there any place in lower manhattan to find a better brand of chorizo like cacique or any good quality alternative?

Fabulous Brunch

by vanessanyc 2 months ago

Any ideas for a delicious brunch for 4 gourmet food lovers in Manhattan. And hopefully a place that takes reservations. I miss Normas which has been closed since the pandemic. That place was not th...


by mrsjoujou 2 months ago

Hi. Looking for Sunday brunch. I have a few possibilities. Appreciate a feedback. Nur, Il Fiorista, Raclette are the 3 places with outdoor dining. Already doing Italian one day in WW and the other...

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by Motosport 2 months ago

We read a rave review of Dagon so we decided to try them last night and made a reservation for 8 PM. We (three of us) arrived at 7:30 hoping to be seated sooner. No such luck but we were able to ...

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by mrsjoujou 2 months ago

Hi. First time in 4 years visiting early September for 3 nights. I reserved Shukette before the hotel! Love that kind of food. I need one special dinner outside dining or special filter, open wi...

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Rosti potatoes? Where?

by gavspen 2 months ago

One of the unfortunate victims of the pandemic shut down was a place in mid-town west called Mont Blanc, a Swiss joint which served up...to my way of thinking, anyway...the best rosti potatoes arou...