Warming Up with Udon Noodle Soup in NYC
Winter is a great time to warm up with a big bowl of udon noodle soup. This Japanese soup includes thick wheat flour noodles and is often served hot, but can also be served cold. Manhattan’s chefs get creative and toss in some innovative ingredients, but udon soups often include veggies, meats, or fish. Manhattan has a wide variety of udon places to choose from. It’s an ideal meal on a cold winter day.
Best Armenian Food NYC
Armenia is the little country in the Caucasus Mountains, at the hinge of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and Russia. Armenia carries great historical importance as the country the Kardashians are kind of from and you'd think that essential fact would be reason enough for a few Armenian spots to open in New York on interest alone. However, there are arguably no Armenian-only restaurants left in the city. But that doesn’t mean you can’t sample this country’s cuisine on a few menus throughout New York. Find a few below!
Uptown or Downtown, Morton's Serves 'The Best Steak Anywhere!'
The first Morton’s The Steakhouse opened in Chicago in 1978. Now Morton’s has 40 years of service under its belt and dozens of locations to its name, both in the U.S. and abroad. Come celebrate 40 years of fine steak, fine wine, and more at one of two Morton's locations in Manhattan! Bring a date, business associate, or a whole party to either location for an outstanding meal and impeccable service. Here’s everything you need to know about Morton’s The Steakhouse in Midtown East and the Financial District.
Where to Eat with Kids Near National Geographic: Ocean Odyssey
National Geographic’s Encounter: Ocean Odyssey is sure to be a highlight of your family’s experience in New York. At this one-of-a-kind experience, you’ll walk through chambers full of ocean life, with dazzling images of seals, whales, and all kinds of fish! When you walk out, don’t wander around Times Square hungry, frantically searching on your phone for where to eat. Just go to one of these restaurants nearby, all of which are perfect for kids.
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Centrally located in Times Square, New York's Dave & Buster's is a casual, super-fun destination for great American fare, signature drinks, and all kinds of video and interactive games—from old-time classics to today’s action-packed latest. Double your playing when you double your money with City Guide's discount promo code.
The Best Filipino Food in New York City
The island nation of the Philippines is influenced by a wide variety of cultures from around the world, including those of Japan, China, India, and Spain. As such, the country serves amazing dishes that speaks to both its influences and its individual ingenuities. Filipino food seems to be experiencing an ever-important moment among foodies these days, and we’ll take this opportunity to jump on that jeepney. Join us by trying these tip-top Filipino restaurants in New York!
Cheers to Good Stock's Detoxifying Soups
Welcome to 2018! Losing weight, eating well, and staying healthy earned top spots on many new year’s resolutions lists. Artisanal soup company Good Stock knows that we’ve all partied a wee bit too much the last few weeks. The company invites health conscious folks to indulge in the detoxifying qualities of its detox and cleanse soups.
NYC Bakeries to Visit During the Holiday Shopping Rush
Between all the holiday shopping it is good to take a breather, relax your feet and mind for a little while, and maybe treat yourself to a little refresher in the form of a cup of coffee and a pastry. It’s not always easy to find the perfect spot to relax when you need it which is why I suggest scheduling in a break once in awhile in advance! Here are some of our favorite bakery spots in New York City.
Best Seasonal Coffees in NYC
With the weather finally turning (sort of), it’s time to replace your cold brew addiction with some hot espresso-based drinks for the colder months. You might like maple or Nutella or pumpkin spice—seems like there’s nothing you can’t add with coffee these days (although we couldn’t find a bacon latte, which seems like an oversight). Take a look at this list of special coffee drinks to find your favorite new brew.
NYC's Best Chowder Spots
Late fall is bringing New York some cold winds, but along with the lowering of temperatures comes a range of warming chowders. Many of New York’s chowder hotspots source their ingredients locally. Sample a few varieties by visiting our favorite spots in Manhattan for chowder.
Where to Get the Best Indian Food in Manhattan
One of the things that make New York City a city most people want to visit is the diversity. There are so many different things to see, to smell, and let's not forget to eat! If you’re one for flavorful and spicy food, you need to check out some of the Indian restaurants while you’re here. New York City is lucky enough to have so many authentic and delicious restaurants that it is almost hard to pick which one to go to sometimes. Here are five you can check out if you’re looking to try some Indian cuisine in New York City.
NYC's 8 Best Farm to Table Restaurants
Farm to table dining is one the biggest trends taking over the culinary scene, and considering the good it does the environment, the farming industry, and the economy, it’s something New York City couldn’t be happier about. Though the Big Apple is known for its endless concrete and dwindling greenery, these eight restaurants have managed to not only provide a farm-to-table experience for their diners, but to excel at it.
8 Great Restaurants Near One World Observatory
With the area around One World Trade Center still under development, the dining options are also slim. But there are certainly diamonds in the rough, and we’ve rounded up eight of them for you to try. With the area around One World Trade Center still under development, the dining options are also slim. But there are certainly diamonds in the rough, and we’ve rounded up six of them for you to try. Move towards the water, or walk north to a stellar French wine bar, and you’ll find unique, tasty food you actually want to eat.
The Best Places to Get a Hearty Meal After the NYC Marathon
A hearty meal will never taste quite as amazing as after the NYC marathon, and these seven hotspots will prove it to you. Enough cheering, it’s time to get yourself a meal. Go on, you earned it!
New York's Can't-Miss Coffee Shops
Coffee, coffee, coffee. Like what seems like all the rest of the residents of New York City, I am highly addicted to coffee. NYC is all about high tempo. Caffeine surely helps to keep up with the city. Also, a good cup of coffee is flavorful and delicious. If you’re new to New York City and you’re not sure what spots to hit for your daily caffeine intake, check these recommendations out.
Trick or Treat: Where to Get Pumpkin Flavored Foods and Drinks in NYC
Once autumn arrives, many foodies and flavor enthusiasts start looking forward to the spiced flavors of the season. It seems like every restaurant and bar venue in Manhattan—from the casual to the posh—start to unveil autumn menus, which introduce an array of fun fall flavors. Suddenly food and drinks are awakened with the taste of pumpkin spice, a dash of cinnamon, the taste of apples, and more. Here are a few destinations that celebrate the flavor of pumpkin.
Best Restaurants in West Harlem
Once a purely residential area, Harlem has become its own destination for visitors to New York, especially those looking to eat well. The Restaurant Rows on Lenox Avenue and Frederick Douglass Boulevard bring Southern-inspired cooking to the north, in addition to other flavors from around the world.
Best Gluten Free Downtown Restaurants in NYC
Anyone with gluten sensitivity knows that after avoiding wheat products for long enough, you barely miss them. Fortunately, if you find yourself in New York, you won’t have to go without bread, pasta, or pastries. Below are seven of downtown Manhattan’s top spots for those avoiding wheat products.
Top 10 Vegan Eats in NYC
Whether you’re giving the plant-based life a trial run (à la Beyonce and Jay-Z) or are a dyed-in-the-wool vegan, you have an abundance of vegan options in New York. From high-end juice bars to classy restaurants, you’ll find establishments all over committed to serving dishes without animal-derived ingredients. Vegetables aren’t just for side dishes anymore. On this list, they’re the main event.
Legends of Little Italy: Must-Try Italian Restaurants in NYC
On narrow, ancient streets downtown you’ll find one of the most vibrant places in Manhattan: Little Italy. Childhood home of director Martin Scorsese and inspiration for The Godfather, Little Italy remains a vital destination for visitors to NYC. It’s also a fantastic place to get a meal at a classic restaurant. For decades now, bold-face names and hungry New Yorkers have come to Little Italy for pizza, pasta, and the best cannoli in the city. Check out any one of these Little Italy legends for a New York meal to remember.
NYC's Best 5 Burgers
Whether you’re a NYC local or just visiting, you're always craving a nice juicy burger. New York City loves its all-American foods, check out our top five best burgers!
8 Asian Restaurants Not to Miss in NYC
Asian cuisine provides a variety of options, and that holds true in New York City. You'll find restaurants full of dishes that are flavorful, colorful, and exciting. Here are my top 8 favorite places to satisfy my cravings for Asian food.
Aloha, NYC! The Restaurants with the Best Hawaiian Food in New York
Whether you’re craving a fresh bowl of poke, wanting some sizzling kalbi, or are interested in pineapple fried rice, New York City has got you covered with Hawaiian restaurants. Get your fill of all the favorites by visiting these five establishments listed below. Aloha!
Best Turkish Restaurants NYC
New York City has it all, including amazing Turkish eats. From Mediterranean classics to modern takes on Istanbul staples, these five Turkish restaurants have you covered. Try one or try them all — we promise they won’t disappoint!
Where to Get Your Power Lunch on in NYC
Lunch shouldn’t slow you down. If you’re visiting New York City, you’re going to want to feel fueled and energized after you eat (considering how much ground there is to cover). Grab some grub at any one of these five noteworthy establishments if you’re looking for a power lunch in NYC. They won’t let you down — they’ll only fuel you up.