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The Best Jewish, and Kosher, Food in New York

Russ & Daughters

Looking for kosher food in New York? How about non-kosher Jewish specialties? Luckily, there’s no shortage of Jewish cuisine in the city, including both kosher and non-kosher restaurants and food stores. Much of New York’s Jewish culture stems from the huge influx Eastern European Jews between 1880 and 1920. While “Jewish food” is as diverse as are […]

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The Best Restaurants in Harlem

Harlem Tavern

Looking for great food in Harlem? Luckily, there are lots of excellent restaurants in Harlem, ranging from soul food to Ethiopian, Caribbean to French. The number—and diversity—of restaurants in Harlem come from the community’s mixed heritage. Over the years, Harlem residents have included African Americans from the Deep South, Caribbean immigrants, African transplants, and more recently, […]

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The Best Hot Dogs in New York

Local New Yorkers are always searching for the best hot dogs in New York. They’re mildly obsessed, in fact. And why not? Hot dogs are a staple of New York City food—they’re inexpensive, filling, easy to nosh on-the-go… and, of course, delicious! Usually served in a bun, New York hot dogs are usually complemented with […]

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Ninth Avenue Food Festival 2012

Love to eat?  Have an adventurous palate (or trouble deciding on a cuisine)?  Then run, don’t walk to that annual celebration of culinary consumption: The Ninth Avenue Food Festival. May 19th & 20th, Hell’s Kitchen’s main drag, 9th Avenue, will be given over to food stalls offering cuisines from all over the world.  From 12pm […]

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The Best of (Traditional) New York Food

Corned beef on rye, a classic New York deli food

New York cuisine is among the world’s best—not to mention most varied and international! But if you’re looking for a taste of old New York, here are the best New York food treats to try. Bagel: This bread ring resembles a doughnut. But it’s not! It’s traditionally boiled, rather than fried or baked, to create […]

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A Guide To The Best Pizza In New York

best pizza NYC

Looking for the best pizza in New York? Look no further. Local and visitors alike are ften obsessed with finding that perfect New York slice, so  we’ve got you covered. Whether you want it New York style, nouveau gourmet, thin-crust or chewy, we’ll tell you where to find the best pizza in NYC. Lombardi’s Pizza Said to […]

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