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!

Panda Express (Third Avenue, at 51st)

by Andy T. 2 months ago

Hey, Ho Yip is closed on Sundays... Anyhow, what a crushing disappointment: undercooked rice, piddling portion siz...


MikeG commented 2 hours ago

UWS La Sirene

by DrSkimeister 9 hours ago

Has anyone been to the newer La Sirene at Amsterdam and 80th?


gargupie commented 8 hours ago

Kazuo Yoshida?

by minichloe 1 day ago

I know he left 1 or 8 but does anyone know where he went after? Was he opening his own sushi place? Thank you!

minichloe commented 13 hours ago

Uncle Boon's Sister Rocks

by Motosport 3 days ago

After a visit to the New Museum we had an amazing lunch at Uncle Boon's Sister. It's on Mott St, just around the cor...

thegforceny commented 13 hours ago

Chinatown Thanksgiving recs

by luckiestduck 3 days ago

Can anyone recommend a great Chinese restaurant for4 of us on Thanksgiving? Thanks!

Peter Cuce commented 19 hours ago

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

by The Chowhound Team 2 months ago

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


lizhames commented 1 day ago

Sushi of Gari or Sushi by Bou

by kahoots 4 days ago

Going to watch a play that evening and would like to have omakase. I've been to Sushi of Gari a long time ago and was...


eathru34 commented 2 days ago

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Great addition to UWS

by boredough 2 days ago

Went to La Sirène tonight (Amsterdam @ 80th St) and had a fabulous meal. Great escargots, ravioli in a truffle-cream...

Best General Tso's Chicken in Manhattan or Brooklyn- HELP?

by twan55 9 years ago

I know this topic has been covered before, but I haven't found really good info on it: where, pray tell, is the best...


sappidus commented 3 days ago

Tasting Menus: Contra or Delaware & Hudson

by RichandHeatherinCA 19 days ago

My husband and I are looking to do an affordable tasting menu while we are in town next week. We have heard good thin...


RichandHeatherinCA commented 3 days ago

What is your go to NYC Malaysian?

by chefdekoven 7 months ago

Hey I was just curious where people think the go to Malaysian place is in NYC right now. I have tried Sentosa, PappaR...

DaveCook commented 3 days ago

Beef Suet In NYC for Baking?

by jen kalb 7 days ago

I make mince pie for Thanksgiving each year but this year I wanted to make my mincemeat using a British recipe, that ...


shellybean27 commented 3 days ago

Le Perigord

by Tom Steele 5 months ago

Anyone know when or if Le Perigord will re-open? What happened, anyway? Is Georges Briguet still around? He was such ...


rrems commented 3 days ago

Omakase in NYC in the Fall

by yumfactr 1 year ago

Hello! I have looked through lots of posts here on the best omakase, the nicest omakase, cheapest, most expensive...


foodwhisperer commented 4 days ago

Dim Sum in NYC

by Butterfly123 5 days ago

Please recommend a great dim sum and dumpling restaurant in NYC. Thank you so much


foodwhisperer commented 4 days ago

Trip Report (Long) and Thank You!

by MusicSue1 8 days ago

So I realized as a long time lurker and occasional poster, I hadn't really posted a trip report from my summer trip, ...


MusicSue1 commented 5 days ago

Lo-Carb Restaurants

by Melmic113 14 years ago

Hi everyone! My best friend and I are on a low-carb, hi-protein diet (not really Atkins, because we are also trying...


bronwen commented 5 days ago


by sskod82 3 years ago

My husband is from Bosnia and would like to try hibachi, he is never had it, where should we go, that is not Benihana...


nycguy20011 commented 5 days ago

Pet Peeves - The Elixir of LIfe

by sophocles 4 months ago

There hasn't been a post with pet peeves in title for maybe 9 years, so here goes. All the pet peeves on my mind invo...


roux42 commented 5 days ago