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!

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Magnolia Bakery: oh, that buttercream!

by gutreactions 1 day ago

Received a birthday gift of assorted cupcakes from Magnolia Bakery. They were from the outlet they have at Bloomingda...


Multifoiled commented 4 hours ago

Ho Yip Closing

by Andy T. 1 day ago

Last day will be June 29th. Will not be relocating. Building was sold, and proprietors will be "retiring". I rea...


small h commented 4 hours ago

I went to Lower Eats Side for lunch, and I will not be needing dinner

by small h 1 year ago

I found out about this all-you-can-eat international extravaganza yesterday. http://www.thelodownny.com/leslog/20...


gavspen commented 8 hours ago

Anyone know where to find elderberries (fresh or frozen)?

by andrew.b 7 years ago

Title pretty much says it all, I've had no luck calling around and I need them for a soup. Any ideas? Thanks.


Skittles177 commented 9 hours ago

Best Replacement for Francisco Centro Vasco?

by small h 5 months ago

It probably doesn't exist, but hope springs eternal. Downtown Manhattan preferred.


small h commented 11 hours ago

Tony's DiNapoli, UES, took good care of our crowd...

by gutreactions 13 hours ago

It was our annual birthday/Father's Day gathering and this year we brought it to Tony's DiNapoli on 3rd & 64th. We we...

Where can I write for a few hours?

by luckiestduck 18 days ago

I'm looking for places I can hunker down for a few hours of writing. EV, WV, Chelsea... anything downtown really. Som...


thegforceny commented 1 day ago

Shoji at 69 Leonard

by foodwhisperer 3 days ago

Went back to Shoji for an excellent meal. The omakase seemed to have more kaiseki dishes this time. The chef Derek Wi...


JTpearl commented 1 day ago

Restaurant suggestions--east 30s/50s

by swfood 2 days ago

Hello! We are returning for a visit to NYC (both grew up here, lived here for many adult years and moved away 12 year...


thegforceny commented 1 day ago

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

by The Chowhound Team 9 months ago

Hello there, Due to the increase of threads about exchanging Eleven Madison Park reservations, we have created thi...


patpaiva commented 2 days ago

Help me choose dinner for 2 in Lower Manhattan

by carineLS 5 days ago

I haven’t had nearly enough time to do my insane research this year. I’ll be there in just over a month, and I want t...


Ttrockwood commented 3 days ago

Chinatown seafood dinner - Fuleen, Ping’s, Oriental Garden, or elsewhere?

by saregama 19 days ago

I’m organizing dinner for a small group of friends in Chinatown, and we’ve been talking about going to a seafood plac...


Ttrockwood commented 3 days ago

NYC Pizza by the Slice

by chefdekoven 10 days ago

Thought this video was pretty interesting, if, admittedly, a bit long. Definitely gave me a few places I wanted to t...


sophocles commented 3 days ago

Left Bank - West Village

by rrems 12 days ago

I could only find two mentions of Left Bank on CH, and am surprised it is so under the radar. We tried it last nigh...


Hey19NYC commented 3 days ago

Fish and chips in South Street Seaport

by gavspen 8 days ago

Yeah yeah, I know it's a tourist trap, but my wife has an appointment down there and we thought we'd eat lunch in the...


Hey19NYC commented 3 days ago

Only in New York... neighborhood restaurants you would head to first

by kayreed 2 months ago

DH and I will be visiting Manhattan (staying in the Upper West Side) and Brooklyn over Memorial Day weekend. We like ...


HeyImBack commented 3 days ago

Long Gone But Not Forgotten! Manhattan Memories

by JimmySee 4 years ago

Luchow's on East 14th Street; Mamma Leone's on West 48th; Ratner's on Delancey; The Stork Club on East 53rd; HoJo's i...


wohcy commented 5 days ago

Looking for Iraqi food...

by barrman13 8 years ago

Did a couple tours in Iraq, around Fallujah, sampling a lot of the local cuisine. One of my favorites was a communal...


DaveCook commented 5 days ago

Vegan Go-Tos in NYC (asking for a friend)

by burgeoningfoodie 7 days ago

A friend of mine is travelling to NYC (it has been 10 years) with a gal pal who happens to be vegan and wants to know...


gargupie commented 6 days ago

Ramen in Manhattan

by CAMPA 11 days ago

I'm looking for a ramen restaurant for a HS graduation dinner for approx 10 people on Thursday 6/21. I prefer somepl...


kk202 commented 6 days ago