Fodor's Choice: The Best Restaurants in New York City

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Fodor's Choice New York City Restaurants

Restaurants Overview
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Cuisine
Location
 
Aldea
Bouley alumnus George Mendes's popular restaurant relies on his...

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$$$
Mediterranean
Flatiron District
 
Babbo Ristorante
It shouldn't take more than one bite of the ethereal homemade...
$$$
Italian
Greenwich Village
 
Back Forty West
The SoHo spinoff of the popular East Village restaurant, Back...
$$
American
SoHo
 
Bar Boulud
Acclaimed French chef Daniel Boulud, known for upscale New York...

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$$$
French
Upper West Side
 
The Breslin Bar and Dining Room
A sceney meatopia inside the ever-trendy Ace Hotel, the Breslin...
$$$
British
Flatiron District
 
Burger Joint
What's a college burger bar, done up in particleboard and rec-room...
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Burger
Midtown West
 
Café Sabarsky
In the Neue Galerie, this stately coffeehouse is meant to duplicate...
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Austrian
Upper East Side
 
Candle 79
The Upper East Side may seem like an unlikely place for gourmet...

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Vegetarian
Upper East Side
 
The City Bakery
This self-service bakery-restaurant has the urban aesthetic to...
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American
Flatiron District
 
Clinton St. Baking Co.
There once was a time when this Lower East Side restaurant was...
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American
Lower East Side
 
Co.
Co., or, as it's pronounced, "Company," took the New York pizza...

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Pizza
Chelsea
 
Daniel
Celebrity-chef Daniel Boulud has created one of the most elegant...

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French
Upper East Side
 
Danji
Diminutive and dark, Danji is no ordinary Korean restaurant...
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Korean
Midtown West
 
Edi & the Wolf
For those who have always wanted to spend an evening in a countryside...
$$$
Austrian
East Village
 
Eleven Madison Park
Luxury, precision, and creativity are the driving forces at this...

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American: Modern American
Flatiron District
 
Empellón Taqueria
Chef Alex Stupak worked for years as the wizard-like pastry chef...
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Mexican
West Village
 
Emporio
The brick-lined front room of this homey Roman eatery in NoLIta...
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Italian
NoLIta
 
The Fat Radish
The phrase "seasonal British" might have once seemed puzzling...

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British
East Village
 
Fatty Crab
This rustic Malaysian cantina showcases the exciting cuisine...
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Malaysian
West Village
 
Freemans
It's hard to believe now but there was once a time when New York...
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American
Lower East Side
 
Gotham Bar & Grill
A culinary landmark, Gotham Bar & Grill is every bit as thrilling...

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$$$$
American
Union Square
 
I Sodi
In a city of what seems like a million Italian restaurants, this...

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Italian
West Village
 
Katz's Delicatessen
Everything and nothing has changed at Katz's since it first opened...
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Deli
Lower East Side
 
Le Bernardin
Owner Maguy LeCoze presides over the teak-panel dining room at...

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$$$$
French
Midtown West
 
M. Wells Dinette
When the original version of this beloved and experimental restaurant...
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Canadian
Queens
 
Marea
Carefully sourced, meticulously prepared fish and seafood take...

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Seafood
Upper West Side
 
Mission Chinese Food
When the news spread that chef Danny Bowien was bringing his...
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Chinese
Lower East Side
 
Momofuku Ko
A seasonal tasting menu full of clever combinations and esoteric...
$$$$
Asian
East Village
 
Momofuku Noodle Bar
Chef-owner David Chang has created a shrine to ramen with this...
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Asian
East Village
 
The NoMad
Named for the hotel, which itself is named for the up-and-coming...
$$$
American: Modern American
Flatiron District
 
North End Grill
The Financial District movers and shakers who frequent this handsome...
$$$
Seafood
TriBeCa
 
Northern Spy Food Co.
A gem in the East Village, named for an apple variety, Northern...
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American
East Village
 
Osteria Morini
Less formal than chef Michael White's other renowned Italian...

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Italian
SoHo
 
Per Se
The New York interpretation of what many consider America's finest...

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American
Upper West Side
 
Peter Luger Steak House
Long before Brooklyn was chic, even the snobbiest Manhattanites...
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Steakhouse
Williamsburg
 
Plataforma Churrascaria Rodizio
This sprawling, boisterous shrine to meat, with its all-you-can-eat...

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$$$
Brazilian
Midtown West
 
Reynards
In the Wythe Hotel, Reynards opened in 2012 and quickly became...
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American: Modern American
Williamsburg
 
Roberta's
Roberta's gets Manhattan-dwelling food lovers on the subway and...
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Italian
Williamsburg
 
Roman's
When the masterminds behind Marlow & Sons opened this locavore...
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Italian
Fort Greene
 
Saxon & Parole
One of the hottest spots on this burgeoning stretch of the Bowery...

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American: Modern American
East Village
 
Shake Shack
Although there are other locations of Danny Meyer's patties 'n...
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American
Flatiron District
 
Tía Pol
It may be sardine-can small and dark, but that doesn't stop this...
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Spanish
Chelsea
 
Torrisi Italian Specialties
Italian-American cuisine is in-style, and this hot spot is bringing...
$$$$
Italian
NoLIta
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