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Posted: Apr 27, 2022
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By: Priya Sharma

10 Essential Restaurants in NYC

  • new york city
  • restaurants
  • hosting out of towners

Nothing says “New York” quite like these spots. From diners and delis to steakhouses and upscale French, this is our list or the best places that are truly New York City institutions.

01

Peter Luger

178 Broadway (at Driggs Ave), Brooklyn, NY 11211, United States

01

The ultimate New York steakhouse in Williamsburg.

02

Pastis

52 Gansevoort St, New York, NY 10014, United States

Pastis

It's deja-vu with this resurrected French Bistro in the West Village.

03

Union Square Cafe

101 East 19th St (Park Ave), New York, NY 10003, United States

Union Square Cafe

101 East 19th St (Park Ave), New York, NY 10003, United States

An iconic NYC New American restaurant.

04

Minetta Tavern

113 Macdougal St (at Minetta Ln), New York, NY 10012, United States

04

This French bistro is the epitome of fine dining, where upscale decor fits in perfectly with the vintage aesthetic.

05

Serendipity3

225 E 60th St, New York, NY 10022, USA

Serendipity3

An iconic Upper East Side spot known for its imaginative and decadent desserts.

06

Sadelle's

463 W Broadway (btwn Prince & Houston St), New York, NY 10012, United States

Sadelle's

463 W Broadway (btwn Prince & Houston St), New York, NY 10012, United States

If you want your bagels bougie, get 'em here.

07

Keens Steakhouse

72 W 36th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY 10018, United States

07

An old school chophouse with white tablecloths and the whole nine yards.

08

Ess-a-Bagel

831 3rd Ave (btwn 50th & 51st St.), New York, NY 10022, United States

Ess-a-Bagel

The only spot in Midtown with a line down the block on any given Sunday.

09

Katz's

205 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002, USA

Katz's

205 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002, USA

The ultimate New York deli, serving up comfort food late into the night.

10

H&H Bagels

1551 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028, USA

10

A classic NYC bagel shop serving up amazing sandwiches and schmear on the Upper East Side.

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