Waterfront Views and Fresh Seafood at The Oyster House at Pier A
One of the best views in Manhattan, Pier A looks out onto New York Harbor, filled with boats, ferries, and Lady Liberty herself. Come gaze at this incredible view, and relish a plate of fresh seafood while you’re at it. The Oyster House at Pier A is a casual seafood bar and eatery, perfect for a stop-off after your tour of the Statue of Liberty or a day at the World Trade Center.
7 Spots to Get Your Dumpling Fix in NYC
Dumplings are a New York City favorite. As fall turns to winter, there's nothing better than a warming appetizer treat from these great restaurants.
Best NYC Restaurants for Christmas 2019
NYC restaurants lay out festive feasts for Christmas dinner. It's not just December 25th for special menus, either; some establishments offer Christmas Eve dinner or a tradition like the Feast of the Seven Fishes. Some of our favorite Christmas dining destinations in NYC follow.
Where to Eat Near Ripley's Times Square and Madame Tussauds
Whether you’re headed to one of these destinations or fitting in both, we’ve lined up a few great places to eat nearby.
Lamano Opens Third Tapas Location in Hell's Kitchen
Lamano ("by hand") NYC has opened its third location, as well as its largest, in Hell's Kitchen, following the success of its Chelsea and West Village outposts. Tapas, anyone?
5 Places to Get Your Nacho Fix in NYC Now
Nachos are certainly a favorite appetizer or snack for many; read on for a short history and where to find the best nachos in NYC.
Meal Deal: Applebee's Coupon for New York City
Looking for a lively casual dining experience? Applebee's delivers, with simple, craveable American fare and classic drinks that can't be beat.
NYC’s Best Food Courts for Groups
When you’re traveling with a large group, it can sometimes be difficult deciding what sounds good to everyone for a meal. Fortunately, New York City has its fair share of food courts to help save the day. Rounded up below are the city’s best food courts for groups. These aren’t the types of food courts you’d find at a middle-of-nowhere mall either—look for gourmet and artisanal choices, and memorable experiences, in NYC.
The Best Eats Near Empire Outlets NYC
Empire Outlets, the outlet center and retail destination, is shaking up the North Shore of Staten Island! Shoppers and visitors to New York City can come to this waterfront location for deals on favorite brands, plus dining, entertainment, and special events. Eat at Empire Outlets during your day of shopping (see below), or check out one of the fantastic Staten Island restaurants on our list. Read on for great waterfront views, “Nonnas of the World,” and exceptional Sri Lankan fare at these Staten Island standouts.
The Best French Restaurants in Midtown West NYC
Pre- or post-theater, brunch or dinner, upscale or casual, French food fits any occasion. Indulge in a best-of-the-best tasting menu, grab some wine and escargots before a show, or enjoy a casual weekend brunch at one of these eight exceptional French restaurants in the Theatre District and Hell’s Kitchen.
New Ramen for Fall at Ichiran Times Square
Ichiran, purveyor of exquisite tonkatsu ramen, has unveiled new updates for the fall season. Not only have the chefs changed their ramen recipe, but now each bowl will be served in traditional ceramic jubako bowls. Ichiran is rolling out these exciting new changes at its Times Square location on West 49th Street. Try some of the city’s best ramen before a Broadway show, during your lunch break, or amidst your day of fun in New York City.
Holiday Parties & Beyond: Great Private Dining in NYC
New York restaurants are notoriously short on space, but we've gathered up some great exceptions for holiday and special occasion dining in a private party group space as only New York can do it.
The Best Steakhouses in Midtown
Midtown Manhattan offers some of the finest steakhouses in greater New York City. Here are some of the top picks when you want a great porterhouse, rib eye, NY strip, or filet mignon.
Red Peony: Midtown's Newest Chinese Restaurant
Located near the best Fifth Avenue shopping and Central Park, Red Peony is an exciting new Chinese restaurant. Serving a blend of Cantonese dim sum, Szechuan, and the best soup dumplings around, Red Peony makes a perfect lunch or dinner spot in Midtown.
9 Communal Dining Options: Eating Alone Together in NYC
Dining solo? You can eat by yourself with a book, (or your phone), or dine at a communal table. The best approach is the “airplane rule” – greet other diners with a nod and smile but don’t assume they want to talk to you. Here are nine dining options, Includes Le Pain Quotidien, Roberta's Pizza, Jing Fong, and others.
6 Heated Patios for Fall Dining Al Fresco
New York fall has arrived, inviting jackets, sweaters, scarves out of storage and into your weekly wardrobe once again. While it’s still cool (but not cold) out, enjoy your final weeks of dining and drinking outside at these heated spaces around town. And if it gets too chilly, don’t worry; they have tables inside too.
Kids Eat Free at the Ramen Mecca Ichiran Times Square
Ichiran in Times Square has New York City's most authentic ramen. Use City Guide's coupon and kids eat free!
KBBQ: 5 Korean BBQ Spots to Try Now in NYC
Korean barbecue, or KBBQ, usually prepared at the dining table, appeals to vegetarians as well as meat lovers. Koreatown (K-town) boasts a wide variety of options, some great for large groups (perhaps followed by some karaoke?) , and others providing more intimate KBBQ experiences. Here are five KBBQ spots in NYC to check out now.
11 Plant-Based Dinners in NYC
This list is for the vegans, vegetarians, and other plant-lovers in New York. The city has never boasted so many plant-forward restaurants, offering bold flavors and singular style, which can be found throughout the city.
9 Places to Eat Lunch Near Morgan Library & Museum
If you’re planning a trip to The Morgan soon, you have a great day ahead. Before or after your trip through the historical library and its fascinating exhibitions, head to lunch at one of these great restaurants in nearby Midtown East or Murray Hill.
Where to Eat in NYC on National Taco Day
Foodies and fans of Mexican cuisine have reason to celebrate on National Taco Day, being held October 4th. This festive occasion happens to fall on a Friday, so gather the crew and celebrate with some tasty food and spirits in NYC.
8 Slices of Classic New York Cheesecake
Food trends may change, but cheesecake endures. That’s what we’ve found in a fresh evaluation of the cheesecake scene in its hometown, New York City.
7 Best Spanish Restaurants in NYC
Most of us know Spanish cuisine for its tapas, a small-plate style of eating adapted by a wide range of restaurants. The following spots have their share of tapas, sure, but they also specialize in rioja wine, huge dishes of paella, and lesser-known Spanish traditions like pasta and marinated anchovies. Sample them all at your table full of small plates, served at these eight standout Spanish restaurants in New York City. Featuring El Quinto Pino, Salinas, La Vara, Boqueria, and more.
New Game in Town: The Long Acre Tavern Wows in Times Square
New to Times Square, Long Acre Tavern welcomes sports fans, beer nerds, bacon lovers, and brunchers.
7 Midtown Brunch Spots You Need to Try
You’re looking for a bite before your Sunday matinee. Or maybe you’re staying in Hell’s Kitchen and looking to refuel after a night out. In a crowded field of options, Midtown West has some outstanding options for your weekend brunch. Get your fix of eggs benedict, French toast, mimosas and more at the following restaurants in Hell’s Kitchen and Times Square.