Aside from the obvious allure of biting into a hot, crunchy pouch, the most exciting thing about NYC’s empanadas is the vast range of styles.
September 15, 2022
Long Island City
A romantic Argentinian BBQ restaurant, R40 is a go-to fancy date spot in LIC.
August 21, 2023
The restaurant at this Montauk resort serves great casual Uruguayan dishes.
May 10, 2023
El Almacén is an affordable, crowd-pleasing, quality restaurant you would not expect to find on top of the Bedford L stop.
Rio De La Plata is an Argentinian bakery in Elmhurst that we like a lot.
June 11, 2021
La Nueva Bakery in Jackson Heights makes tons of Colombian, Uruguayan, and Argentinian pastries and sweets.
Shelter is an Argentinian spot in Williamsburg that looks and feels like a ski chalet, but with more pizza and empanadas.
April 22, 2021
Criollas Baked in Columbus Circle makes some of the best empanadas we've ever had.
Buenos Aires is an Argentinian spot in the East Village with great empanadas, mollejas, and provoleta.
El Gauchito is a classic Argentinian spot in Elmhurst with great empanadas and more meat than we could ever imagine.
Nuchas is an empanada stand near Koreatown with a huge variety of handheld treats.
Cafe Argentino is an Argentinian spot in Williamsburg with a great parrillada and live tango.
Jersey CityNew JerseyThe Heights
Dulce De Leche is a spacious Argentinian bakery in Jersey City that serves great pastries and cakes.
January 13, 2020