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A photo of The Smith - Nomad restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(5564)
Price: Moderate
• American • Gramercy Park
Booked 178 times today
The Smith - Nomad, situated at the lively intersection of Broadway and 28th Street in NYC, is a trusted favorite for its consistently delightful American food. The festive atmosphere under the twinkling string lights complements the good old classic American dishes, with a modern twist. Reviewed as "a reliable NYC standard", The Smith has something for everyone on their diverse menu. Celebrated for being kid-friendly, offering good-sized portions, and providing excellent service, this restaurant impresses both locals and out-of-towners. Add to that their fantastic assortment of local beers, ciders, and cocktails. Even amid the hustle of NYC, The Smith - Nomad stands out as a great place for American cuisine lovers.
A photo of Zou Zou's restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1263)
Price: Expensive
• American • Hell's Kitchen
Booked 210 times today
Zou Zou's is an iconic Mediterranean restaurant, celebrated for its unique spin on culinary favorites. Reviews continue to laud its delicious and inventively prepared dishes, complemented by its vibrant and trendy environment. Patrons highly recommend the variety of dips, the Moroccan Fried Chicken, and the Branzino, among other dishes. The staff is described as attentive and knowledgeable, making for an outstanding experience. Zou Zou’s is also recognized for its alluring ambience and excellent service, with several reviewers eager to return during their next visit to New York City. Whether you're a discerning foodie or someone seeking a novel dining adventure, this restaurant is a must-visit for an unforgettable food experience.
A photo of Hawksmoor NYC restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2291)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Gramercy Park
Booked 104 times today
Hawksmoor NYC is highly acclaimed for its excellent American cuisine. Patrons heap praises on its perfectly cooked steaks and exceptional service. The restaurant is particularly loved for the 'fire-roasted bone marrow' and the 'rib eye', both prepared to personalized satisfaction. Other highly recommended dishes include the lobster appetizer, the Yorkshire pudding with bone marrow, and the melt-in-your-mouth filet. Numerous reviews affirm that their steak is, unequivocally, the best in the city, with one customer referring to Hawksmoor as "one of the best restaurants in the city". Overall, the excellent dishes and service coupled with the warm ambiance make Hawksmoor NYC a must-visit dining experience.
A photo of Cafe Cluny restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2102)
Price: Expensive
• American • West Village
Booked 95 times today
Cafe Cluny, situated in the heart of NYC, is highly praised for its outstanding French cuisine. The restaurant fills every dining experience with a charming, cozy ambience, offering an array of delightful dishes such as roasted chicken, salmon, and a unique buffalo chicken dumplings. Regular patrons commend its impeccable service, diverse menu, and unforgettable, flavorful meals. The French onion soup and the chocolate pudding are a must-try. The casual yet high-quality vibes of Cafe Cluny have made it a preferred spot for celebratory occasions, as well. It is applauded as a favorite Sunday Supper spot and one of the best French restaurants in New York.
A photo of Westville - Chelsea restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(476)
Price: Moderate
• American • Chelsea
Booked 39 times today
Westville - Chelsea is a popular restaurant praised for its excellent American cuisine. Located in the heart of Chelsea, the establishment has consistently received positive reviews for its high-quality food and commendable service. The restaurant is noted to be 'vegetable forward', catering to a wide audience including health-conscious individuals, vegans, and carnivores. Reviewers rave about the "absolutely fantastic fresh food" and impressive options for food allergies. Lauded for its "wonderful atmosphere", it is the perfect go-to spot for brunch or lunch with its generous portion sizes and "delicious veggies". Despite being a busy restaurant, the service remains "pristine" and their accommodating nature towards families and children is appreciated.
A photo of Bad Roman restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1687)
Price: Expensive
• American • Upper West Side
Booked 216 times today
Bad Roman consistently exceeds customer expectations with their exemplary service and delicious Italian cuisine. The culinary team's compelling modern twist on traditional dishes, such as their mouth-watering short rib pappardelle and the unique garlic babka, has been praised in numerous reviews. Their fun atmosphere and attentive staff members further enhance the dining experience. Patrons have commended the team for making every client feel special, with several singling out the stellar service from Ricky and Jay at the bar. Special occasions are made memorable here, with one guest endorsing it as "one of the best New York experiences." Despite the bustling crowd, Bad Roman ensures a unique, indulgent and flawless dining experience for everyone. Their passion for excellence is evident in their dishes and the positive reviews speak volumes about their superior Italian cuisine.
A photo of Little Ruby's Cafe - West Village restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(209)
Price: Moderate
• American • West Village
Booked 120 times today
Since 2003, Little Ruby’s Cafe has brought Australian cafe culture to New York City, offering approachable all-day fare, specialty drinks, and a full coffee program. Open for brekkie, lunch and dinner 7 days a week, Little Ruby’s Cafe’s beloved menu features the signature burgers, pastas, salads and brunch classics, all served in thoughtfully designed spaces.Located on the landmark corner of West 4th St & 7th Avenue, our newest Little Ruby’s Cafe features an airy, multi-level space. A first for Little Ruby’s, West Village offers a full bar with an exclusive cocktail program alongside our classic menu with new dishes unique to the location. With an expansive terrace and sweeping windows, the West Village restaurant invites guests to absorb the energy of the neighborhood as they enjoy their morning brekkie or grab cocktails and dinner with friends. Opening October 2023. Little Ruby’s West Village will be open 7 days a week for brekkie, lunch and dinner.
A photo of Lulla restaurant
4.5
Awesome(102)
Price: Moderate
• American • Chelsea
Booked 43 times today
At Lulla, find Modern-Italian fare fused with a quintessential New York worldview! Within the bustling heart of Chelsea, be transported to a distinctly New York-Italian hideaway.Your new classics await…
A photo of L'Adresse - Bryant Park restaurant
4.5
Awesome(1768)
Price: Expensive
• American • Midtown West
Booked 59 times today
L'Adresse - Bryant Park, located across from the iconic Bryant Park in NYC, is a contemporary American cuisine restaurant that intertwines American, Russian, and French food to deliver a unique experience. Praise from the reviews underline the quality service, diverse menu, and fantastic atmosphere. Reviewers laud it as a "great place" with "delicious food", and a "good, high-quality service". The eclectic blend of cuisines, from American to Japanese to Russian, is touted as an "interesting mix" that's cooked exceptionally well. The selection of desserts and coffee is "fantastic", the portions are "very large", while the fusion of American food with international options makes the restaurant "worth a try". The "trendy venue" also partakes in Wine Tuesday, and its black bread is commended. From brunch to dinner, the service receives numerous compliments, and the "perfect location" just adds to the appeal.
A photo of RH Guesthouse, The Dining Room restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(749)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Meatpacking District
Booked 32 times today
Located just a short walk from Little Island and Whitney Museum, RH Guesthouse, The Dining Room provides a memorable dining experience, with an emphasis on American comfort food. The restaurant offers a serene, spacious dining room and an attentive staff, ensuring an exceptional service. Patrons particularly rave about the breakfast offerings, including their very thin pancakes paired with crisp bacon, and generous portions of salmon and latkes with caviar. Despite having a streamlined menu, the restaurant is celebrated for its high-quality food; the American Breakfast and Italian Benedict with a Truffle upgrade come highly recommended. Though a little on the pricier side, the excellent food, captivating ambiance, and professional service make RH Guesthouse, The Dining Room a worthy splurge.
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