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!

Hungry for Something New? The 10 Best New Restaurants in America

Tired of the same ol' same ol'? You're in luck. Food & Wine just announced its 2019 list of Best New Restaurants and chances are, at least one of them is within striking distance. The list, which...

Moderate Dinner West Village

by 2chesters 1 hour ago

Looking for ideas for dinner for 4 people around 6:15 next Saturday night. TIA


Lunch and dinner in Chelsea

by zenki 4 days ago

I am staying in Chelsea in mid July, on 23rd between 8th and 9th Avenues. The posts I found were quite old. So, I’m starting a new one. I’m looking for one splurge (not over $200 total) and one o...

Annual NYC Girls Trip

by selena03 27 days ago

We are having our annual NYC girl trip a little early this year. We were there in November and dined at Manhatta, Marea, and Scalinatella. I am a vegetarian from Vancouver and she is an omnivore fr...


Flushing Cantonese Tips

by chefdekoven 2 days ago

Soooo, of late my two go to Cantonese restaurants for big group meals have been Canton Gourmet and Wan Chai. Well, they both closed in short order. I do like Asian Jewels for Dim Sum and Shun Won f...

Reservations for Eleven Madison Park

The Chowhound Team
by The Chowhound Team 1 year ago

Hello there, Due to the increase of threads about exchanging Eleven Madison Park reservations, we have created this post dedicated to that purpose. We're closing and redirecting to this thread c...

Cantonese in Manhattan Chinatown

Jim Leff
by Jim Leff 8 days ago

Any fans out there of the late lamented Shing Kee/Kam Chueh who'd like to offer their current Chinatown favorites for Cantonese soul food?


Wife’s 50th Birthday— 20-30 person casual gathering

by sgny 2 days ago

Looking to plan a 20-30 person casual gathering for my wife’s 50th birthday. She loves Molly’s Pub, so something along those lines. Haven’t spoke to them yet so not sure how they do a group gathe...

The World's Fare 2019: Citi Field, May 16 & 17...

by gutreactions 14 days ago

The second annual World's Fare event featuring 100 curated international food vendors and 60 craft breweries will be held on May 16 & 17 at Citi Field in Queens. The founders say it is an ode to th...

Regular Donuts

by nuskette 2 months ago

Where can I get good donuts that aren't Dunkin' or hipster? (Look, I enjoy hipster donuts as much as the next person, but sometimes you just want a normal donut.) I would particularly die if I foun...

Indian Buffets That Include Dosa

by NuMystic 2 days ago

So far these are the Indian buffets I have found that include dosa: Akbar (Garden City) - Sunday night buffet in addition to the usual lunch Jackson Diner (Floral Park and Jackson Heights) Che...


NYC Restaurant recs around Bowery

by chicagoali 7 days ago

The family and I our visiting New York over 4th of July weekend from Chicago. We have two young kids 5 and 7. We are staying at the Sister City hotel in the Bowery and will be visiting the typical ...

Inexpensive Dinner Sheridan Square

by 2chesters 3 days ago

Saturday of next week, I will attend an 8PM performance at 81 Christopher St. near Sheridan Square. We will likely be a party of 4, maybe 6. Would appreciate ideas for an inexpensive or mode...

Best Indian in Manhattan?

by dhkoenig 2 years ago

Recommendations on the best Indian Cuisine in Manhattan? Food being priority and ambiance following that and having a bar is a huge plus too.

Where to get a quick meal near La MaMa (E. 4th St.)

by patdance 19 days ago

We are coming to NYC mid-May and will be meeting our daughter for lunch or dinner during breaks from her rehearsals at La MaMa's Ellen Stewart Theatre (66 East 4th St.). She won't have time for a l...

Once Upon A Time...

by ChristianW 14 days ago

one corner of E Houston St held a restaurant, Trattoria De Alfredo. It's long gone. Far from fancy, the restaurant size was perfect, warm and friendly. The staff, amazing in their care for a cust...

Gourmet lunch deals in Manhattan

by sidd 13 days ago

Hi, I am curious if current gourmet lunch deals in NYC can be done for about $40 before tip, tax and alcohol. Are any of these offered over the weekend? Thanks!

Where can I get nonpasteurized (Raw) Milk

by bocce 12 years ago

I have heard rumors that it is possible to obtain nonpasteurized (Raw) milk some where in NYC, though it is quite low key because of the regulations the city has in place. I’ve found this link...

Focal Banger

by MOREKASHA 9 days ago

I finally had this beer the other night. Marta here in NYC has it in cans. Ok, another IPA. That's it. If folks want to wait in line, that's ok by me. I don't and won't. For my IPA fix, I go local ...

Help with July 4th theater district dinner

by jrabbit2727 13 days ago

Seeing a show at 7 pm on July 4th at the Friedman....anyone have any recommendations for any place that will be open for dinner? The usuals all seem to be closed.

No Springtime Madison Square Eats?

by BluPlateSpec 11 days ago

I looked online and couldn't find any mention as to what happened to the Springtime happening of the great foodie event of Madison Square Eats.