Upper East Side
Keys & Heels is a speakeasy disguised as a locksmith and shoe repair shop. It's never uncomfortably crowded, and it's one of the best options for cocktails on the Upper East Side.
September 26, 2022
The problem with this location of Pick-A-Bagel on 77th and Lex is that you’re just not sure what you’re going to get.
September 6, 2022
THEP is a Thai restaurant on the Upper East Side with an attractive space but uneven food.
Sojourn on the Upper East Side has a menu influenced by a lot of different cuisines, and it's a solid option for when all you need is somewhere that’s “just fine.”
There are a lot of places to eat eggs and pancakes in the middle of the day on the Upper East Side. Here are our favorites.
August 19, 2022
Café Sabarsky is a classic Viennese cafe in the Neue Galerie that will transport you straight to Europe.
Lilli and Loo is your best option for gluten-free Chinese food on the UES.
August 9, 2022
Ralph's is a fashionable coffee shop on Madison Avenue that makes a wonderful chocolate chip cookie.
July 26, 2022
NR is a cocktail bar on the Upper East Side that serves inventive drinks and solid ramen.
July 6, 2022
Sasabune is a high-end sushi omakase restaurant on the Upper East Side with attentive chefs and interesting fish.
February 25, 2022
You want the short version of this review? The cheapest meal at Sushi Noz costs $250, and it’s worth the price.
January 26, 2022
Tanoshi Sushi is a reasonably-priced, BYOB omakase spot on the Upper East Side that offers interesting add-on nigiri.
January 14, 2022
Mission Ceviche is a fun Peruvian restaurant on the Upper East Side where you should bring a group.
Sushi Jin is a sushi spot on the UES, and it’s one of the best places to get a sub-$150 omakase in the East 80s.
Hui is a great Sichuan restaurant on the Upper East Side with a little outdoor dining area too.
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East Harlem Botting Co. is a neighborhood brunch and burger spot to hang out with friends, your kids, or a TV.
2nd Floor Bar & Essen is a semi-hidden bar above 2nd Ave Deli on the Upper East Side. It’s perfect for date night, and the food is great.
Scalinatella doesn’t serve the best Italian on the Upper East Side, but it’s a good spot for an old-school experience.
Pastrami Queen makes some of our favorite sandwiches on the Upper East Side.
The New York experience is really about making this gigantic metropolis feel smaller. Viand is one of those places.
JG Melon is an Upper East Side burger institution. It's also the best and cheapest thing you can hit for lunch after the Met.
A great British pub that will help you solve all of your Upper East Side problems, or at least the ones related to food.
Daniel is a New York City fine dining classic. Save it for a special occasion and eat in the salon, where things are a bit more laid back.
Sushi of Gari serves some of the best sushi on the Upper East Side.
Moti Mahal Delux, on the Upper East Side, is the first US franchise of the massive Indian restaurant chain from New Delhi.