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...

Is your favorite McDonald's Ice Cream Machine broken?

by gutreactions 2 days ago

A frustrated McDonald's fan has launched a website that will tell you which McDonald's Ice Cream machines are working in your area. Many seem to break down. It is a new launch, of course, but a nov...

Where to buy ostrich meat in Manhattan?

by billrosenblatt 25 days ago

Anyone know of a butcher shop or supermarket that carries it? There is a vendor at the Union Square Greenmarket but she is always out of stock so I stopped bothering.

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Chazz Palminteri to open restaurant in White Plains...

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by V99 8 days ago

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Is Flame Steak Still Around?

by juliahoneychile 11 years ago

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by gutreactions 9 months ago

Fairway Markets in Manhattan, including the iconic store in Harlem, have been sold to Village Super Market, owner of several Shop Rite Super Market locations, reports say. The remaining Fairway Mar...

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by gutreactions 5 months ago

We look forward to it every spring/summer/fall as Farmers Markets kick-off with the best their seasonal harvest have to offer. The new normal in 2020 is farmers markets are opening with many corona...

Grandpa's Restaurant in Greenwich Village?

by Terry 14 years ago

With the passing of Grandpa Al Lewis this week, I've gotten involved in a friendly disagreement with some co-workers as to where exactly Grandpa's restaurant was located in the 80's/early 90's. A...

Oktoberfest: Where and what to enjoy?

by gutreactions 2 years ago

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Phase 2 Outdoor Dining begins in NYC...

by gutreactions 4 months ago

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by vanessanyc 2 months ago

Any recommendations for delicious okonomiyaki in Manhattan?

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by moveskeester 1 month ago

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My birthday is coming at the end of this month and I do not know what kind of red wine should I have for it? Any suggestions?

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Next week Nabisco will be releasing their 2020 vintage of Mallomars. Last year my local Shoprite had a display taller than me; and I'm six feet.

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by Alice 20 years ago

Does anyone remember Blum's Almondettes? I assume they're history by now, but if you ever spot them, please post!

In a world w/o Uncle Boons... Location Help for a 40th b-day party

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So I was looking to throw a 40th birthday in January (or whenever the world opens back up in NYC) with ~15 -20 ppl. I had my heart set on Uncle Boons but I just heard they are closing. True Heartbr...

Best Chinatown NYC Delivery / Takeout

by kayvan 2 months ago

There was a list of "Top NYC Chinatown Restaurants" for delivery / takeout about 2012 floating around when I last logged in! I live in SoHo and used to order and they had no problem delivering to ...

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Okay, okay -- there are enough knish postings, especially on tired old Yonah Schimmel. There's no need for another. But I need to vent. I knew this place was mediocre, but I was in the neig...