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Romantic West Village Restaurant Recs?

by sned 4 hours ago

Heading to New York for 20th anniversary. Looking for cozy & romantic restaurant recommendations in (or nearby) the ...

Best Replacement for Francisco Centro Vasco?

by small h 2 months ago

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

Bob Martinez commented 9 hours ago

Spanish chorizo in NYC?

by statelessrich 2 days ago

Hi all, does anyone know where to find dried and cured Spanish chorizo in NYC, preferably south Brooklyn? Thank you!

jen kalb commented 1 day ago

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

by The Chowhound Team 6 months ago

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


SFdiner2018 commented 1 day ago

Midtown restaurant rec

by jronkinla 8 days ago

Looking for dinner recs within a 10-15 min walk of 5th Ave and 55th. Any cuisine. Entree price, say, 20-35. Thanks...


flaky_croissant commented 2 days ago

Where to buy sorrel leaves in a jar in NYC?

by JasonKeenan1 5 days ago

Does anyone know where I can find sorrel leaves in a jar (see image)? I'm in Astoria, but work in Midtown. Looking ...


MikeG commented 3 days ago

Where do I get a decent sized rye bread?

by gavspen 9 days ago

We like to make corned beef sandwiches at home but I have not been able to find a place to buy a decent sized loaf of...


gavspen commented 3 days ago

Near the Frick?

by farthing 6 days ago

Anywhere decent to eat near the Frick for ancient food lover who really cant walk more than three blocks after a muse...


farthing commented 4 days ago

Only 1 dinner and 1 lunch for my splurges - help please!

by MusicSue1 10 days ago

Hi everybody! So I'm planning ahead of time of course, and I wanted any insight you brilliant knowledgeable folks ca...

sgordon commented 4 days ago

What's the latest thinking on Manhattan Steakhouses?

by lisaud 12 months ago

I searched before posting this question but there's actually not much in discussions on this topic that's even relati...


gavspen commented 4 days ago

NYC Omakase Sushi

by BSR84 4 months ago

What's the latest thinking here for best Tokyo-style omakase sushi joints in NYC? I see the other threads but just wa...


JTpearl commented 4 days ago

Late-weeknight faves on LES or lower EV?

by howdini 6 years ago

Hey all, I work nights on the LES (Ludlow/Stanton). My after-shift regulars are Li'l Frankies, Meatball Shop, Bere...

howdini commented 6 days ago

Any Vietnamese restaurants not run by Chinese people?

by Kujira 16 years ago

Every Vietnamese restaurant I have been to in New York City is run by Chinese people. (Incidentally what credentia...

JMF commented 7 days ago

Where to buy Mamajuana in NYC?

by sturm 5 years ago

I'm looking to purchase a dry bottle (i.e. bottle + roots/herbs) of Mamajuana in NYC. I can travel to any part of the...


Amy Mintzer commented 8 days ago

Where do I get a decent sized rye loaf?

by gavspen 9 days ago

We like to make corned beef sandwiches at home but I have not been able to find a place to buy a decent sized loaf of...


small h commented 9 days ago

My old post, my old self

by willowan 17 days ago

Hello everyone It is four years since I was last in New York. This year I have a significant birthday so, despi...


Amy Mintzer commented 9 days ago

Don Angie/Manhattan

by Multifoiled 12 days ago

After trying in vain to get a reservation, my husband and I decided to just chance it and showed up around 6:30 this ...


sam1 commented 10 days ago

Where to buy chicken feet besides Chinatown?

by thegforceny 16 days ago

Can't make it to Chinatown. I did see them at Fairway UWS for $3.89/lb. That's too expensive; I usually pay $1.69/lb...


UES Mayor commented 11 days ago

Sushi NODA

by karasu 1 month ago

Chef Tsunoda used to the second chef at Sushi Iwa in ginza, for those of you who have been there. Then he went to Haw...


Jonathan82 commented 11 days ago

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Vietnamese whole bean Manhattan

by Fritz 11 days ago

has anyone a source for Vietnamese whole bean, preferably Trung Nguyen in Manhattan?