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!


by dickgrub 3 days ago

Nicola Paone was one of the very top Italian restaurants in Manhattan when it closed in 2008. One of their featured ...


dickgrub commented 2 hours ago

What's the grudge against Manhattan Clam Chowder?

by gutreactions 2 hours ago

I really enjoyed my bowl of tomato-based Manhattan Clam Chowder last night at Artie's Steak & Seafood on City Island ...

Looking for Citron in Manhattan/Brooklyn

by qwerty1 12 months ago

Has anyone come across any citron in NYC? I've heard of people randomly coming across Buddha's Hand and Estrog in Chi...


medlar commented 12 hours 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...


holyveal commented 12 hours ago

Best East Village Thai? Zaab Elee no more, Som Tum Der?

by CGeats 15 hours ago

I used to love Zaab Elee but have heard of unfortunate downhill. I love Som Tum Der. Should I go back? Is there a new...

Peter Cuce commented 12 hours ago

Dim Sum in NYC

by Butterfly123 8 days ago

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

Ttrockwood commented 13 hours ago

Uncle Boon's Sister Rocks

by Motosport 6 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...

Ttrockwood commented 13 hours ago

Chinatown Thanksgiving recs

by luckiestduck 6 days ago

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


bronwen commented 22 hours 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...


chefdekoven commented 1 day 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...


PT55 commented 3 days ago

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 3 days ago

UWS La Sirene

by DrSkimeister 4 days ago

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


gargupie commented 4 days ago

Kazuo Yoshida?

by minichloe 5 days 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 4 days ago

Sushi of Gari or Sushi by Bou

by kahoots 8 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 5 days ago

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Great addition to UWS

by boredough 6 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 6 days ago

Tasting Menus: Contra or Delaware & Hudson

by RichandHeatherinCA 22 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 6 days ago

Beef Suet In NYC for Baking?

by jen kalb 10 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 7 days ago