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...

Restos adding credit card processing fees to your bill...

by gutreactions 14 days ago

I have noticed it more and more. Restaurants are posting up to a 3% processing fee to your final bill. I guess its an effort to defray some of the loss eateries incur to credit card companies. They...

Mr Softee ice cream trucks ARE NOT KOSHER!!!

by bl1234 1 day ago

Mr Softee’s ice cream trucks DO contain SOME kosher packaged items but even though they say Kof-K on them they are DEFINITELY not certified by Kof-K! Multiple people have asked Kof-K they say no. T...

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Mr. Softee Ice Cream Trucks

by Ari Cohen 17 years ago

OK, does anyone know if these trucks which populate New York city during the summer months are kosher?

Dining companion for Noz and/or Torien July 6 & 7

by kimara 2 days ago

Finally able to visit NY from LA now that restrictions are lifted. :smiley: I usually dine solo, but was unable to book a single seat at Noz unlike my previous visit in 2019. Would anyone be intere...

Discreet dining in NYC?

by hailey_t 7 days ago

My boyfriend is an actor and gets recognized a lot and we'd love to find a good, low-key restaurant downtown with some anonymity. Any suggestions?


Any good doughnut places open in Midtown Manhattan?

by MisterBill2 5 days ago

We're heading into Manhattan tomorrow for the Colbert taping. Was hoping to get a Dough Doughnut but it seems like their midtown locations are closed. Doughnut Plant at GCT is also closed, and I'm ...

Food & Wine: Love Letter to Chinese Restaurants

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by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Chinatowns are deserted. Chinese restaurants suffered early on in the pandemic and disproportionately from the decline in business. Time to order take-out and to do what you can to keep your loc...

Chazz Palminteri to open restaurant in White Plains...

by gutreactions 8 months ago

Actor, writer, producer, and restaurateur Chazz Palminteri and partners have taken over the space that previously housed Anthony's Coal Fired Pizza on Main St., White Plains. The new eatery will be...

Dinner restaurants near Times Square

by mbaer 1 month ago

I'm headed to NYC with 5 20-somethings and 2 50-somethings to look for a bridal dress for one of the younger set. We're staying near Times Square, but will certainly taxi to the right place. Look...

Hill Country, Manhattan, took care of our BBQ cravings...

by gutreactions 12 days ago

It had been months since my last BBQ meal. Decided to meet up with my family and make a table at Hill Country on W. 26th. Before we got there we took in the dramatic Maya Lin installation at nearby...

Eataly, Flatiron, busy as ever...

by gutreactions 12 days ago

We have been sitting on a gift card for Eataly, so on our weekend visit to Manhattan we stopped into the Flatiron market. The outdoor cafes were bustling, and when we entered on 23rd. St. it looked...

Omekase lunch

by eateat22 7 months ago

Hey folks does anybody know and about average omekase restaurant that serves it at lunch time in queens, Manhattan, Brooklyn or Bronx Thx

Can anyone use my Aquavit reservation for 2 on June 9?

by Oaktown_David 17 days ago

I have a reservation for 2 for Aquavit's Tasting Menu at 6:30pm on June 9 that I cannot use. Happy to transfer it to someone else via Tock, their reservation management system. If you're interested...

Tasting Menu (or multi-course options) with nightshade & soy allergy

by danglick 2 months ago

Going to be in NYC in September (assuming this mass vaccination thing sticks), staying near Union Square. My partner is allergic to soy and nightshades. She can generally find options in most Ameri...

Michelin publishes 2021 restaurant ratings...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

Here we go again. It's almost a traditional rite of the culinary. The Michelin Restaurant Guides have been publishing their ratings, locally and nationally. Stars and Bibs. Well, in the greater Wes...

First post-covid restaurant choice?

by vinouspleasure 3 months ago

We received our first shot last week, so about 4 weeks until full vaccination. We're not sure what CDC guidance will be at that point but at least starting to consider our first post-covid meal......

'Manhattan-style': what does this mean exactly?

by gutreactions 5 months ago

You hear this expression so often attached to descriptions of restaurants and their menus. I think the label is often meant to lure customers in. Might work if you are an out-of-towner. But what is...

Fairway Markets sold...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

Fairway Markets in Manhattan, including the iconic store in Harlem, have been sold to Village Super Market, owner of several Shop Rite Super Market locations, reports say. The remaining Fairway Mar...

Lawsuit alleges Chipotle Mexican Grill owes workers and New York City nearly $500 million for violating Fair Work Week law

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by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

" . . . The lawsuit alleges that Chipotle committed 599,693 violations of the law, including failing to give scheduling pay premiums and failing to offer current workers shifts before hiring new wo...