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!

Have Iconic NYC Bakery & Deli Food Delivered Anywhere

Through the magic of the internet, you can have the best New York City deli and bakery goods delivered straight to your door for Rosh Hashanah—or any occasion. Check out our picks from Goldbelly's impressive...

Best open streets eats?

by saacnmama 3 days ago

My son has been taken by the newly pedestrianized streets in New York, and showed me many photos of the cafe tables set up in them over the summer. We want to eat at one of them while we are in New...

Cheap eats in BosWash?

by saacnmama 9 days ago

We'll be doing the grand college tour, and need to eat along the way. In Boston, we’ll be staying near the Back Bay T stop and looking at schools all over town. In NYC, we’ll be on the Uppe...

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What was the name…

by MiFamilia 14 days ago

of a Southern/soul food restaurant in the 80s that was on Avenue A, near Houston????

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Who remembers the beloved but lost and gone forever Ideal Lunch Counter on East 86th St., NYC. What was your favorite dish? Mine was the bratwurst with red cabbage and fried potatoes, with an excel...

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by Fritz 25 days ago

is there any place in lower manhattan to find a better brand of chorizo like cacique or any good quality alternative?

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by vanessanyc 14 days ago

Any ideas for a delicious brunch for 4 gourmet food lovers in Manhattan. And hopefully a place that takes reservations. I miss Normas which has been closed since the pandemic. That place was not th...


by mrsjoujou 24 days ago

Hi. Looking for Sunday brunch. I have a few possibilities. Appreciate a feedback. Nur, Il Fiorista, Raclette are the 3 places with outdoor dining. Already doing Italian one day in WW and the other...

Dagon, home of the Finicky Chef.

by Motosport 25 days ago

We read a rave review of Dagon so we decided to try them last night and made a reservation for 8 PM. We (three of us) arrived at 7:30 hoping to be seated sooner. No such luck but we were able to ...

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by mrsjoujou 1 month ago

Hi. First time in 4 years visiting early September for 3 nights. I reserved Shukette before the hotel! Love that kind of food. I need one special dinner outside dining or special filter, open wi...

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by gavspen 1 month ago

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I have noticed it more and more. Restaurants are posting up to a 3% processing fee to your final bill. I guess its an effort to defray some of the loss eateries incur to credit card companies. They...

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by PenelopeWitherspoon 2 months ago

Thought I might liven this place up a bit. Lots of new restaurants opening up in New York City at the moment, and some of them are absolutely outstanding. Have been trying to hit them up as much ...

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by Lets_enjoy_food 1 month ago

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Bahn NY Vietnamese, UWS

by vinouspleasure 2 months ago

Has to be in the running for the best Vietnamese in Manhattan, we tried the fried taro cake omelet with papaya salad, the taro was deep fried and could easily have been mistaken for crispy pork, it...