1. Totto Ramen

9.0
366 W 52nd St (btwn 8th & 9th Ave), New York, NY
Ramen Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 513 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: The niku ramen special is super meaty and garlick-y Read more.

2. Korilla BBQ

8.8
New York, NY
Food Truck · Midtown East · 113 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Get the extra meat. Worth it. Read more.

3. The Bellagio Exit

California
Home (private) · 1 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Try the creamed spinach!

4. Long Beach

8.8
Long Beach, NY
Beach · 106 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Clean, and easy to get to with a LIRR combo ticket Read more.

5. Kao Soy

9.0
283 Van Brunt St (at Pioneer St), Brooklyn, NY
Thai Restaurant · Red Hook · 26 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Kao soy, obv. Green chili dip, yes. Any and all of the salads.

6. Baohaus

8.8
238 E 14th St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Taiwanese Restaurant · Gramercy Park · 252 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Don't overlook the rice + pork stew + fried chicken dish... because it was really good. (But get baos also. Get lots of things).

7. Barboncino

9.4
781 Franklin Ave (at St Johns Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Pizza Place · Crown Heights · 173 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Breakfast. Pizza.

8. Mission Dolores

9.0
249 4th Ave (at Carroll St), Brooklyn, NY
Beer Garden · North Slope · 152 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: The beer list has good, often witty, descriptions. Try something new, they have lots of unique brews.

9. Roberta's Pizza

9.5
261 Moore St (at Bogart St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizza Place · East Williamsburg · 655 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: If you find yourself on a deserted looking street filled with warehouses, you're in the right place. Good brunch, whether pizza or breakfast items (and the coffee is good too).

10. Cienfuegos

9.2
95 Avenue A (E 6th St), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · East Village · 181 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Watch out. Those punches will sneak up on you. I didnt want to say this, but... they pack a punch. I liked the Cayo Romano. Gingery.

11. Chuko

9.4
552 Vanderbilt Ave (at Dean St), Brooklyn, NY
Noodle House · Prospect Heights · 325 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: 1) get the hot chili on the side (it has roasted garlic, mmm), 2) fried green tomato bun is great, 3) the yuzu ice cream sandwich was out of control good. except now I'm in a food coma. worth it.

12. 67 Burger

7.8
234 Flatbush Ave (at Bergen St), Brooklyn, NY
Burger Joint · Prospect Heights · 32 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Curly fries. Strawberry milkshakes. Southwestern burger.

The NoMad Bar is one of Amar’s Tips.

13. The NoMad Bar

9.4
10 W 28th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Lounge · NoMad · 155 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: The pot pie is worth it - and the carrot tartare is better than the tuna tartare, somehow.

14. pūrbird

9.3
82 6th Ave (at St Marks Ave.), Brooklyn, NY
Restaurant · North Slope · 47 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: So, I've had the wrap, a half chicken with a side, and a house salad with chicken. Can't really go wrong, because the chicken is ridiculously good (though half chicken + side is a lot for 1 person).

15. Gimme Coffee

8.6
495 Lorimer St (at Powers St), Brooklyn, NY
Coffee Shop · East Williamsburg · 83 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Espresso + salted caramel macaroons = yay

16. The Commodore

8.9
366 Metropolitan Ave (at Havemeyer St), Brooklyn, NY
American Restaurant · Williamsburg · 273 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: Get a Mint Julep and play some Donkey Kong Jr.

17. Kulushkat

8.4
446 Dean St (btwn 5th Ave & Flatbush), Brooklyn, NY
Falafel Restaurant · North Slope · 36 tips and reviews

Amar P.Amar Patel: New falafel joint in the neighborhood... spicy falafel is pretty choice Read more.