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!

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Not used to gratuity automatically added to my bill...

by gutreactions 26 days ago

We had finished our meal at a new NYC area restaurant and went about paying the tab, when I double checked the totals...


gutreactions commented 2 hours ago

Special dinner

by bxgirl 3 days ago

I would like to give a restaurant gift card to a special couple. The problem is, one person in the couple is a real f...


Ziggy41 commented 13 hours ago

Where to buy Coca-cola (without high fructose corn syrup)?

by jdream 11 years ago

Does anyone know where in the city to find Coca-Cola that doesn't have high fructose corn syrup in it? I've heard tha...


Motosport commented 24 hours ago

Magnolia Bakery: oh, that buttercream!

by gutreactions 5 days ago

Received a birthday gift of assorted cupcakes from Magnolia Bakery. They were from the outlet they have at Bloomingda...


stuartlafonda commented 1 day ago

Vegan Go-Tos in NYC (asking for a friend)

by burgeoningfoodie 10 days ago

A friend of mine is travelling to NYC (it has been 10 years) with a gal pal who happens to be vegan and wants to know...


emma20 commented 1 day ago

Shabu Shabu Macoron?

by erica 30 days ago

My experience with shabu-shabu or sukiyaki (is there a difference?) is woefully limited and dates back many decades t...


erica commented 1 day ago

Mexican Restaurant recommendations in NYC/BKLN/QNS

by nlew 3 days ago

Hey. I am relatively new to NYC and I am looking for Mexican restaurant recommendations. Any price point and any reg...


Ttrockwood commented 1 day ago

Tony's DiNapoli, UES, took good care of our crowd...

by gutreactions 4 days ago

It was our annual birthday/Father's Day gathering and this year we brought it to Tony's DiNapoli on 3rd & 64th. We we...


gutreactions commented 2 days ago

Help me choose dinner for 2 in Lower Manhattan

by carineLS 9 days ago

I haven’t had nearly enough time to do my insane research this year. I’ll be there in just over a month, and I want t...


sgordon commented 3 days ago

Ho Yip Closing

by Andy T. 5 days ago

Last day will be June 29th. Will not be relocating. Building was sold, and proprietors will be "retiring". I rea...


small h commented 4 days ago

I went to Lower Eats Side for lunch, and I will not be needing dinner

by small h 1 year ago

I found out about this all-you-can-eat international extravaganza yesterday. http://www.thelodownny.com/leslog/20...


gavspen commented 4 days ago

Anyone know where to find elderberries (fresh or frozen)?

by andrew.b 7 years ago

Title pretty much says it all, I've had no luck calling around and I need them for a soup. Any ideas? Thanks.


Skittles177 commented 4 days ago

Best Replacement for Francisco Centro Vasco?

by small h 5 months ago

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


small h commented 4 days ago

Where can I write for a few hours?

by luckiestduck 22 days ago

I'm looking for places I can hunker down for a few hours of writing. EV, WV, Chelsea... anything downtown really. Som...


thegforceny commented 5 days ago

Shoji at 69 Leonard

by foodwhisperer 7 days ago

Went back to Shoji for an excellent meal. The omakase seemed to have more kaiseki dishes this time. The chef Derek Wi...


JTpearl commented 5 days ago

Restaurant suggestions--east 30s/50s

by swfood 5 days ago

Hello! We are returning for a visit to NYC (both grew up here, lived here for many adult years and moved away 12 year...


thegforceny commented 5 days ago

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

by The Chowhound Team 9 months ago

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


patpaiva commented 6 days ago

Chinatown seafood dinner - Fuleen, Ping’s, Oriental Garden, or elsewhere?

by saregama 22 days ago

I’m organizing dinner for a small group of friends in Chinatown, and we’ve been talking about going to a seafood plac...


Ttrockwood commented 7 days ago

NYC Pizza by the Slice

by chefdekoven 14 days ago

Thought this video was pretty interesting, if, admittedly, a bit long. Definitely gave me a few places I wanted to t...


sophocles commented 7 days ago

Left Bank - West Village

by rrems 16 days ago

I could only find two mentions of Left Bank on CH, and am surprised it is so under the radar. We tried it last nigh...


Hey19NYC commented 7 days ago