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!

This West Coast City Hates Lunch & Other Findings From New Study

Ever wonder where your co-worker is actually headed when they leave for lunch? Turns out it may be easy to guess based on what city you live and work in. Ubimo—a New York-based software company—looked...

Whole Wheat Couscous?

by saxie 4 days ago

Where can I get organic whole wheat couscous? I used to find it at Integral Yoga Natural Foods on 13th Street, but they're closed now and Whole Foods, for example, like every other store I've check...

What Happened to Menupages?

by small h 11 months ago

The interface is different, and restaurants I'm pretty sure were included before (Congee Village, Wu's Wonton King) are nowhere to be found. It seems to have merged with Grubhub and only lists rest...

Where in Chinatown do you buy dishes & flatware?

by Juxie 27 days ago

I'm shopping for some new dishes and silverware for our apartment. I plan to go to Kam Man and Pearl River. Any other places you recommend? What about for silverware?


Restaurants in Manhattan

by pattyduce 6 days ago

where are some upscale restaurants near the javits center in manhattan?

Pizza and Chinese Food on Upper East Side

by jcoves73 8 days ago

Anyone know where to get the best pizza and Chinese food on the upper east side? I tried searching the boards but everything is outdated. Thanks!

New York City Restaurant Week: July 22-August 16...

by gutreactions 7 days ago

Here we go again. Another round of summer restaurant weeks in the city. The deals are the same, I believe: 2-course lunch, $26; 3-course dinner, $42. Has it been worthwhile in the past? Any recomme...

Arcade Bakery 220 Church St. - For Bread Pastry and Wow Pizza

by wewwew 4 years ago

Thanks to Foodwisperer, EllenR, Ttrockwood, and others (?) for championing this really fine place. Their breads are excellent, on the level of Runner and Stone, I`ll single out miche and baguette f...

Best French dish you've ever had...

by gutreactions 10 days ago

With Bastille Day coming up, thought it would be nice delve into the French culinary repertoire. I have enjoyed the French culinary way for years. An early mentor into this realm was a Chef/Restaur...

Fresh Tempeh in Queens or Manhattan?

by clarkJJ 2 years ago

Greetings, I am looking to buy fresh tempeh and was wondering if there's a place to do that in Queens or Manhattan (New York). Any thoughts?

Lunch on Sunday near Film Forum

by prio girl 7 days ago

Looking for some place to have lunch (NOT brunch) on Sunday, near the Film Forum. Any suggestions? TIA

St. Helena: Dean & Deluca NY Times article

by tre2012 8 days ago

We mentioned the Dean & Deluca shop closing in St. Helena in another discussion thread. NY Times just published an article. Apparently big financial troubles; they've stopped/slowed payments to a l...

Quick business trip to NYC - feedback for solo diner please

by smiles33 2 months ago

Hello NYC Hounds! I will be visiting from the SF Bay Area for a quick trip in July, arriving at JFK at 10 pm on a Monday night and leaving Wed at 1 pm. I'm staying near Midtown/Chelsea. I've done s...

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

The Chowhound Team
by The Chowhound Team 2 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...

Lower East Side plus Totonno's and a Couple of Side Trips

by Steve 23 days ago

A report from four days of eating and sightseeing. Many places in the LES I've been to before. Stayed a block away from the Lower East Side Tenement Museum. Boy has this area changed. The bloc...

Eating Al Fresco: Yes or No?

by gutreactions 18 days ago

It's that time of the year. Restaurants are putting out their umbrella tables and chairs for dining al fresco. Are you a fan? Not talking about a backyard party at home. I usually like to eat indo...

Vegan options & kid-friendly brunch near central park

by rumorsofsurf 10 days ago

I'm looking for a brunch spot for this weekend that has both vegan and non-vegan options, including the kid-friendly basics (waffles/pancakes). Can be anywhere along UES, UWS or central park sou...

Favorite NYC BBQ?

by chefdekoven 12 months ago

Hey was just curious if anyone had a favorite NYC BBQ restaurant for a large group. I am considering Hometown, which I have been to and really enjoy, and John Brown's Smokehouse in LIC where I have...

Cantonese in Manhattan Chinatown

Jim Leff
by Jim Leff 2 months ago

Any fans out there of the late lamented Shing Kee/Kam Chueh who'd like to offer their current Chinatown favorites for Cantonese soul food?

Birthday Dinner Tonight near Vandam St

by 2chesters 25 days ago

Hi everyone I've been enlisted (happily) to take my brother out tonight as part of his big birthday celebration. We will be on Vandan St. and free to eat after 6:30. I recently asked for moderate...

Perry Street recently?

by swfood 28 days ago

Has anyone been to Perry Street recently? It's in a consideration set for dinner tomorrow. Have a reservation but think we want something less expensive, unless people have been blown away by the o...