Our 20 favorite restaurants in the neighborhood.
April 10, 2019
Where to get steamed, fried, and soupy momos in NYC.
May 11, 2023
The 24-hour food counter in Jackson Heights serves some of the best Indian and Pakistani food in the neighborhood.
May 26, 2023
Visit this Burmese restaurant inside the Jackson Heights-Roosevelt Avenue subway station for tea leaf salad and curry noodles.
May 25, 2023
This Jackson Heights restaurant has South Asian classics and fun fusion dishes like naan burgers and chicken tikka tacos.
May 22, 2023
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Everything is made fresh to order at this small Nepali restaurant in Jackson Heights.
Nepali Bhanchha Ghar is an incredible Nepali restaurant in Jackson Heights where we’d send anyone looking for jhol momo and sel roti.
August 22, 2022
Tong is a Bangladeshi food cart in Jackson Heights that makes incredible fuchka.
January 14, 2022
Birria-Landia is a truck in Jackson Heights, and it’s where you’ll find the best birria tacos in NYC. Get a few, and dip them in a cup of consome.
Mariscos El Submarino is a casual Mexican seafood restaurant in Jackson Heights that serves excellent aguachile.
Sushi On Me is a party sushi omakase spot in a basement in Jackson Heights where you can drink unlimited sake and eat delicious nigiri for under $100.
Delhi Heights serves our favorite Northern Indian food in Jackson Heights, as well as some great Nepali and Chinese dishes.
Yun Cafe & Asian Mart is a takeout stall in the Roosevelt Avenue subway station serving fantastic Burmese cold salads, noodle dishes, and soups.
La Esquina Del Camarón Mexicano is a tiny, cash-only spot in the back of a bodega, and it’s a wonderful place to eat a cup of shrimp and octopus.
Phayul is a Tibetan restaurant hidden up a flight of stairs in Jackson Heights, and it’s an excellent spot for some casual soup and momos.
Chalupas Poblanas El Tlecuile is an elusive, cash-only chalupa stand in Jackson Heights that you should plan your weekend around.
September 27, 2021
Michelada House II is a Mexican restaurant in Jackson Heights that’s fun for a group meal featuring chilaquiles tortas, tacos, and towering drinks.
September 22, 2021
La Nueva Bakery in Jackson Heights makes tons of Colombian, Uruguayan, and Argentinian pastries and sweets.
June 11, 2021
Dera is a halal Pakistani spot in Jackson Heights with some of the best halwa poori around,
April 7, 2021
Warique is a Peruvian restaurant in Jackson Heights where you should bring a friend and fill your table with ceviche and lomo saltado.
April 2, 2021
Mi Pequeño El Salvador is a solid pupuseria in Jackson Heights. Order a pupusa queso con ayote if it’s available.
March 23, 2021
Mom’s Momo is a Tibetan food truck with locations in Jackson Heights and Sunnyside, and it’s a great place to eat beef momos covered in hot sauce.
November 24, 2020
Aroma is a Brazilian buffet in Jackson Heights with a great BBQ station in the back.
November 17, 2020
Papa’s Kitchen in Jackson Heights is a classic Filipino spot that serves excellent ube pancakes during weekend brunch.
October 30, 2020
Urubamba is a Peruvian spot in Jackson Heights that’s a great option for casual dates or group dinners.
March 11, 2020
Indian Taj is an all-you-can-eat spot in Jackson Heights that’s open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.
October 15, 2019