Top 10 Restaurants in New York

From the upscale steakhouses of Midtown to the fresh flavours of Brooklyn, New York City is home to some of the best restaurants in the world.

Whether you’re looking for a classic American dish or something altogether more exotic, there are plenty of restaurants in New York that can provide an unforgettable dining experience.

Here are our picks for the top 10 restaurants in NYC that should be at the top of your list:

  1. Eleven Madison Park
    If you're in the mood for an exquisite fine dining experience, look no further than Eleven Madison Park. This 3 Michelin star restaurant serves up innovative dishes and impeccable service that will make your evening truly unforgettable.

    eleven madison park

  2. The River Café
    Located beneath the Brooklyn Bridge, this iconic restaurant offers stunning views of the river and a superb menu of modern American cuisine with European influences. Its famous red velvet cake is reason enough to visit this incredible establishment.

    The River Café

  3. Grimaldi's Pizza
    For quality New York style pizza by the slice, Grimaldi's is definitely a must visit spot in NYC. Their coal oven pizzas are among the best around and they've been featured on shows like Man vs Food and The Best Thing I Ever Ate!

    Grimaldi's Pizza

  4. Katz’s Delicatessen
    One of New York’s oldest surviving delis, Katz’s Delicatessen has been serving up classic Jewish deli staples since 1888. Enjoy their mouthwatering pastrami sandwiches alongside all other traditional favorites like matzo ball soup and pickles.

    Katzs Delicatessen

  5. Little Italy Pizza
    Little Italy Pizza has long been praised for their delicious coal fired pies that come complete with super thin crispy crusts and just enough gooey melted cheese on top to satisfy even the most discerning pizza connoisseur's appetite.

    Little Italy Pizza

  6. Chinatown Ice Cream Factory
    Chinatown Ice Cream Factory has been churning out ice cream flavors inspired by Chinese ingredients since 1978. Don't leave without trying their famous black sesame or green tea ice cream flavors – both guaranteed to tantalize your taste buds.

    Chinatown Ice Cream Factory

  7. Soho Sushi Restaurant
    For fresh sushi made with only the finest ingredients, head over to Soho Sushi Restaurant offering a wide variety of nigiri, maki rolls and sashimi created by experienced sushi chefs who take pride in every plate they prepare.

    Soho Sushi Restaurant

  8. Shake Shack
    This iconic burger joint is perfect for those craving a delicious burger done right alongside crinkle cut fries and thick milkshakes made with real Häagen–Dazs ice cream.

    Shake Shack

  9. Tuck Shop
    Known as one of New York City's top spots for Australian sandwiches and sweets, this East Village eatery offers unique creations like Vegemite toastie and lamington doughnuts that are sure to tantalize your taste buds.

    Tuck Shop

  10. Four Horsemen
    A wine bar in Williamsburg run by James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem fame, Four Horsemen also offers a small, but delicious menu of Mediterranean-inspired dishes.

    Four Horsemen

If you haven’t tried any of these iconic New York restaurants yet, now is your chance! Choose your favorite cuisine type or step out of your comfort zone by trying something new — no matter what your decision you won't regret eating at any one of these restaurants featured here today!


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