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!

Too Much Food, Not Enough Time

by jrgkittredge 10 days ago

We'll be in NYC for the long New Year's weekend staying in the Hell's Kitchen area. There's so many places I want to ...

TrishUntrapped commented 5 hours ago

Lunar New Year Recommendations

by chefdekoven 3 days ago

Hey all. I have an annual big group dinner for the Lunar New Year. In the past it has always been Cantonese, and tha...


Andy T. commented 6 hours ago

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

by The Chowhound Team 3 months ago

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


SusannahB commented 14 hours ago

Kosher wine in NYC

by eateat22 23 hours ago

folks - what's a good pace to pick up Kosher wine around battery park area or maybe near penn station - thx


Blumie commented 15 hours ago

Porchetta in Manhattan

by mushypeas_00 2 days ago

Where would you suggest I buy a porchetta ready for roasting in NYC? Has anyone had the one at WhiteGold? Fleischers...

boredough commented 1 day ago

Per Se, Le Bernardin or Daniel?

by allidana 6 years ago

I'm taking my husband to NYC for his 40th birthday next month. He is a HUGE foodie so I'm surprising him with a great...


danicro commented 1 day ago

40th Birthday Cocktails

by amnyc 3 days ago

My husband will be turning 40 in February. I would like to host a cocktail party for him. We live in a very small ...

thegforceny commented 2 days ago

Post-elopement dinner for 10 in Manhattan

by fowlers0 5 days ago

Hello! My fiancee and I just decided to cancel our big October wedding and have a small ceremony in Central Park on D...


flaky_croissant commented 3 days ago

Lam Zhou Handmade Noodle reopens at 40 Bowery

by vinouspleasure 3 days ago

Half a block from ny noodletown, same menu, bigger and (relatively) nicer space. Unfortunately, increased volume seem...


vinouspleasure commented 3 days ago

'The Best of 2017' Food: The New York Times...

by gutreactions 5 days ago

Nearly everyone has a year-end list of favorites. The New York Times weighed in today in the Food Section. What do yo...


gutreactions commented 3 days ago

Boss is picking up the lunch tab...

by carochinha 5 days ago

My annual review went swimmingly so I asked for a favor: can I take out my two colleagues (we're all Executive Assist...

Ttrockwood commented 4 days ago

Cardamom lattes in Manhattan

by prima 21 days ago

Which coffee shops serve them? I'm guessing Fika would. I noticed a couple Indian restaurants serve them according to...


Khotso98 commented 4 days ago

Good soup between 23rd St and Times Square

by prima 11 days ago

I'll be staying near Broadway and 28th, and going to a play on W 44th. I probably would be more interested in a plac...

prima commented 4 days ago

Where Can I Find Norwegian Fish Pudding (FiskePudding) in NYC?

by emnyc 10 days ago

Looking for Norwegian Fish Pudding (FiskePudding) anywhere in NYC which is impossible to find or order online :( Anyo...

Ttrockwood commented 5 days ago

From Ireland to NYC - ideas please!

by Ballybawn 8 days ago

Greeting from Dublin and Merry Christmas everyone. My wife and I have one (yes only one I'm afriad) night in midtown ...

Ttrockwood commented 5 days ago

NYC Omakase Sushi

by BSR84 1 month ago

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


sushiman commented 5 days ago

Birthday Dinner - Casa Mono, Estela, Contra or USC?

by RichBinkle 27 days ago

I realize one of these is not at all like the others. I also am aware that very soon I have to book a reservation as...


RichBinkle commented 6 days ago

Pet Peeves - The Elixir of LIfe

by sophocles 5 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...


therealdoctorlew commented 7 days ago