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In this edition of our restaurant advice column Dear Hannah, we’re talking marble bars, martinis, and solo dining.

The best burgers in NYC, according to us.

The new restaurant openings you should know about.



Despite the wait times, we wholeheartedly recommend having a fun, seafood-dominated meal at Cervo’s on the Lower East Side.

From old-school staples to restaurants changing the dining landscape of the neighborhood, these are our favorite spots on the Lower East Side.

These are the 20 best places to eat in Montauk.

All of Shahana Hanif’s recommendations for teheri, chapati, fuchka, and more in the neighborhood.

Six great NYC restaurants serving samsa, lagman noodles, and more.

Fifi Bell-Clanton and Gwen Woods of Brooklyn’s Crabby Shack give their picks for where you should be eating seafood this summer.

The usual suspects of dance-friendly bars and clubs in New York City, plus new spots you might not know about yet.

You might need some help choosing a date spot in NYC. So we put them all in one place for you.

Our 35 favorite spots in the neighborhood.

From tasting menus to incredible takeout-only spots, here are 23 restaurants where you should be eating in Greenpoint now.

Our 16 favorite spots near the beach and the boardwalk.

Yurts, picturesque patios, kotatsu tables, and more setups that define the pandemic dining era in NYC.

An interview with Jessica & Trina Quinn of Dacha 46 on taking their Eastern European food project from an at-home concept to a full-on brunch series.

Our 22 favorite Mexican restaurants in NYC.

These five spots are where you’ll find the best Senegalese food in Brooklyn.



Dr. Clark is a sceney Japanese spot in Chinatown with excellent Hokkaido speciality dishes.

Married couple Eva Tringali and Christina Mauricio run their business with a focus on regulars, and that’s exactly what you’ll want to be.

NYC has a lot of good pizza. These new spots are its rising stars.

Japanese jazz bars, a sake brewery in Brooklyn, a spot underneath a Midtown office building where you can try deluxe sake flights, and more.

The best places to get fresh conchas, alfajores, and more around NYC.

Where to drink with friends when you just got older.

The best restaurants in NYC to host your birthday get-together, assuming Chuck E. Cheese is no longer an option.

Some of the greatest LGBTQ bars, and bars with LGBTQ nights, across the city.

Whether you want a thick burger or a cold, buttery lobster roll, use this guide for our favorite 16 places to eat in Red Hook.

Ace’s in Williamsburg is where you should go for the best Detroit-style pizza in the city and to have a BYOB pizza party.

Read on to prepare yourself for all the obligatory meals you used to have before the pandemic.

Shelley Worrell, founder of caribBEING and lifelong Flatbush resident, shares her favorite Black-owned businesses in the neighborhood.

A night out at one of these places - whether it’s for a catch-up with a friend or an impressive date night - feels overwhelmingly of the moment.

The best oyster happy hours across NYC.



New York’s best barbecue restaurant doesn’t even have an address. It’s on Instagram. Find it on Saturdays in South Ozone Park, Queens.

Call them what you want. Happening. Cool. Busy. Lit. These are the most fun bars in NYC right now.

We talked with Eli Sussman about memes, reopening Samesa in Midtown, and what operating a business during the pandemic was like.

Sybil's is a popular Caribbean bakery staple in Little Guyana.

All the best places to eat and drink when you’re in the Catskill Mountains - updated for 2021.

11 great spots to check out around the neighborhood.

You might need some help choosing a date spot in NYC. So we put them all in one place for you.

32 great options when you want to listen to live music without buying a ticket.

11 burgers you’ll be hearing about a whole lot moving forward.

It’s easy to find a good bagel in NYC. But a great one? You’ll find those in this guide.

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.

17 incredible New York City restaurants for people who rarely go out to dinner and want to make it count.

From rice rolls to Jersey-style pork rolls, check out these fantastic NYC meals for less than $15.

NYC bars with back gardens and sidewalk cafes where you can cross your legs, lean back, and enjoy fresh air and slightly fewer inhibitions.

25 places to eat in one of our favorite Brooklyn neighborhoods.

Our 25 favorite patios in the city right now.

NYC restaurants that have permanently closed during the coronavirus pandemic.

From splurge omakase spots to a fish market that specializes in salmon, here are our favorite new sushi places that have opened recently around NYC.

Where to drink craft beer outside in NYC.

Our 8 favorite doughnuts to eat right now.

Neighborhood spots for when you need some fresh air, a little blood flow, and a good old-fashioned snack.

The perfect first date spots can be hard to find, so we put them all in one place for you.

Now that “catching up” is suddenly everyone’s favorite activity, it’s time to practice the art of the hour-long drink-and-snack.

Three classic NYC burger spots that are perfect for tourist parents on a budget.


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Yellow Rose in the East Village specializes in fantastic Texan food and homemade tortillas made with Sonoran flour.

Just before giving up on NYC nightlife, Staff Writer Nikko Duren discovered their safe place. What happens to these spaces after the pandemic?

The newest Black-owned spots in NYC that you can check out for outdoor dining, delivery, or takeout.

Special offers and experiences in partnership with restaurants for our membership program.

Pauly D’s Italian Subs is everything your favorite local restaurant isn’t. Here’s why it’s harmful.

From bakeries to steakhouses, here’s where you’ll find the best Brazilian food in NYC.

From white-tablecloth places to cafeteria-style spots, these are our 27 favorite Indian restaurants in the city.

Where to get cheap drinks when it’s warm out.

The next time you’re picnicking in Central Park, show up with something to eat that's better than Triscuits and $8 bodega cheddar.



Benyam is our favorite spot for Ethiopian food in Harlem.

Noodles and broth probably won’t change your life, but they can fix your day.

Numb the human experience with mapo tofu.

From a grocery store with a takeout counter to a tiki-themed spot with a nice back patio, these are our 16 favorite Filipino restaurants in the city.

Vetted, casual date ideas to impress someone you occasionally send memes to.

Where to get coffee, tea, and some great breakfast sandwiches across the city.

You can find fried chicken sandwiches pretty much anywhere, but for the best fried chicken sandwiches in NYC, head to these 9 spots.

5 new and newly-reopened rooftop bars where you can hang out this summer in NYC.

Our running list of Black-owned spots in NYC that you can check out for outdoor dining, delivery, or takeout.

You don’t have to play tennis or own a beach house to love this West Soho Italian cafe, you’ll just embody that energy while you’re here.


The best restaurants and bars open for outdoor dining in Woodside and Sunnyside.

Where to get the best jerk chicken in Brooklyn.

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