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!

Restaurants to eat with young boys

by dualvansmommy 11 days ago

We’ll be visiting the children’s museum of Manhattan and American museum of natural history. Both on upper west side,...


dualvansmommy commented 3 hours ago

Shoji at 69 Leonard

by foodwhisperer 2 months ago

I dined at 69 Leonard Street tonite. I've been to the space before but this was my first time under its new name and ...


kiworan79 commented 8 hours ago

Where to eat after the Orchid Show at NYBG, Bronx...

by gutreactions 11 hours ago

It's coming and I am ready! The annual Orchid Show at the beautiful New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx, a colorfu...

NYC Omakase Sushi

by BSR84 3 months ago

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


VaPaula commented 12 hours ago

Favorite Asian Noodle Soups in NYC?

by chefdekoven 18 days ago

Hey guys I was wondering what some of peoples favorite Asian noodle soup dishes around the city? I am definitely a bi...


chefdekoven commented 18 hours ago

Must-visit markets/shops in Harlem/Greenwich Village

by vjtaylor 7 days ago

I'll be in Morningside Hts/Harlem for a couple of nights and then in the Washington Square area for a couple of night...

Ttrockwood commented 23 hours ago

Uogashi w/Nakajima - Hell Yeah!

by Yaxpac 2 months ago

Made a last minute decision to go to Uogashi on Xmas glad that we did. We sat in front of chef Nakajima an...

Kurtis commented 1 day ago

Ideal Lunch Counter

by Jim Carr 14 years ago

Who remembers the beloved but lost and gone forever Ideal Lunch Counter on East 86th St., NYC. What was your favorite...


Mbrass commented 1 day ago

Dinner near Town Hall

by luckiestduck 3 days ago

Hi hounds- I'm looking for an inexpensive, early dinner near Town Hall for tomorrow night, Thursday. There will be 4 ...


prio girl commented 1 day ago

Best Indian in Manhattan?

by dhkoenig 9 months ago

Recommendations on the best Indian Cuisine in Manhattan? Food being priority and ambiance following that and having ...


saregama commented 2 days ago

Midtown in April

by raysfan 9 days ago

Coming to NYC to celebrate 51st anniversary. Planning on Keens for one dinner. Arriving Sat, leaving Tues after lun...

Peter Cuce commented 2 days ago

Best Replacement for Francisco Centro Vasco?

by small h 1 month ago

It probably doesn't exist, but hope springs eternal. Downtown Manhattan preferred.


small h commented 2 days ago

Eleven Madison Park

by flaky_croissant 1 year ago

All the threads are a few years old. Has anyone been there recently?


Extelleron commented 3 days ago

Sushi NODA

by karasu 15 days ago

Chef Tsunoda used to the second chef at Sushi Iwa in ginza, for those of you who have been there. Then he went to Haw...

od_sf commented 3 days ago

Meat Quality: Costco, WF, Local Butcher, Supermarket

by khymari 3 months ago

We are only 2 in my household and to be honest, we only really cook on the weekends due to time constraints. I'v...


mikeycook commented 3 days ago

"Real Mirin" help

by serasyl 7 years ago

So I've decided it's time to replace the Honteri corn syrup in my fridge with some "real mirin". The only problem is ...

MacGuffin commented 4 days ago

Great Omakase at Sushi Noda

by foodwhisperer 6 days ago

The entrance to the building on W 28th St. is covered with building permits. There is no sign saying Noda. It remind...


foodwhisperer commented 5 days ago

Any Vietnamese restaurants not run by Chinese people?

by Kujira 16 years ago

Every Vietnamese restaurant I have been to in New York City is run by Chinese people. (Incidentally what credentia...


rrems commented 5 days ago