52 "Literally Everyone" restaurants in New York.
Eating tongue is fun every once in a while. But you're usually looking for something just as memorable, and way more crowd pleasing. Here are the restaurants that will satisfy (and impress) your artsy roommate, new mother-in-law, and everyone in between.
The best birria taco truck in NYC has a second home on Metropolitan Avenue in Williamsburg. Get in line.
Bien Cuit is one of our favorite bakeries in the city, with locations in Cobble Hill, Midtown East, and Crown Heights.
Lucali is a walk-in-only spot in Carroll Gardens that serves the best pizza in New York City.
Sahadi’s is a Middle Eastern grocery store with a location in Industry. It's a great spot for lunch, and you can get some shopping done there as well.
Anton’s is a throwback restaurant in the West Village where you’ll want to eat pasta and drink a martini.
This West Village Italian spot is starting to feel just a tad dated - but the food is as good as ever. Try it for a special dinner, and order pasta.
Upland used to be one of our favorite spots in the city, but now it’s mostly just a useful place to have a nice, somewhat boring meal in Flatiron.
Ciao Gloria is a cafe in Prospect Heights that serves breakfast-y food till 4pm every day.
Grandpa’s Brick Oven Pizza is an Inwood slice shop where you should be getting cheese-filled carbs after 10pm.
Bodega Pizza is a great spot to bring a group for personal pies and beer in Washington Heights.
Indian Taj is an all-you-can-eat spot in Jackson Heights that’s open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week.
The Tribeca restaurant is less of the celebrity scene it once was, but still makes very good Italian food.
Zenon Taverna is a Greek-Cypriot restaurant in Astoria where you can get a great, affordable prix-fixe with an excessive amount of (very good) food.