Di Fara Pizza is one of NYC.

1. Di Fara Pizza

Pizza Place · Midwood · 1424 Avenue J (at E 15th St), Brooklyn, NY

Adam K.Adam Kuban: You're probably already here, so my tip to GO BEFORE OPENING is probably wasted on you. So I'll just say, GET A WHOLE PIE. Round or square. Both great. It's not worth the wait for only a slice or two. Read more.

2. Prune

American Restaurant · East Village · 54 E 1st St (at 1st Ave), New York, NY

jake f.jake furst: ZOMG the Dutch Pancake with pear. Get it to share with the table..and pair it with one of their awesome Bloody's.

Egg is one of NYC.

3. Egg

Breakfast Spot · Williamsburg · 109A N 3rd St (at Berry St), Brooklyn, NY

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Awesome brunch, but be prepared to WAIT. Try the Egg Rothkos or the Biscuits & Gravy. Less of a wait for dinner, when you should try the Fried Oyster Sandwich or the Carolina Kale.

Balthazar is one of NYC.

4. Balthazar

French Restaurant · SoHo · 80 Spring St (at Crosby St), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Best Nut-Topped Doughnut: Banana-Pecan Cake doughnut. The banana element is subtle but present; between the sweet, delicate crumbs and the toasty chopped pecans, it's an incredibly tasty specimen. Read more.

Sullivan Street Bakery is one of NYC.

5. Sullivan Street Bakery

Bakery · Hell's Kitchen · 533 W 47th St (btwn 10th & 11th Ave.), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Best Bomboloni: The one filled with vanilla pastry cream is our favorite, but the chunky caramelized apple and raspberry are excellent as well. Read more.

RedFarm is one of NYC.

6. RedFarm

Chinese Restaurant · West Village · 529 Hudson St (btwn Charles & W 10th St), New York, NY
Russ & Daughters is one of NYC.

7. Russ & Daughters

Gourmet Shop · Lower East Side · 179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St), New York, NY
J.G. Melon is one of NYC.

8. J.G. Melon

Burger Joint · Upper East Side · 1291 3rd Ave (at E 74th St), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: An excellent bar burger, well-griddled, juicy and blanketed in melty American cheese. Read more.

Colicchio & Sons is one of NYC.

9. Colicchio & Sons

New American Restaurant · Chelsea · 85 10th Ave (at W 15th St), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Restaurant of Top Chef judge Tom Colicchio, with a rustic, Mediterranean inspired menu Read more.

The Blind Tiger is one of NYC.

10. The Blind Tiger

Bar · West Village · 281 Bleecker St (at Jones St), New York, NY

Brew YorkBrew York: Nearly every Wednesday, this bar opens its taps to a single brewery with an epic list of mainstream and rare beers. Don't miss the food, either - especially the grilled cheese and tomato soup!

Zum Schneider is one of NYC.

11. Zum Schneider

German Restaurant · Alphabet City · 107 Avenue C (at E 7th St), New York, NY

BravoBravo: If you like beer they have got it! Hands down the best Schnitzel and Sauerkraut. -Ed Cotton, Top Chef

Employees Only is one of NYC.

12. Employees Only

Speakeasy · West Village · 510 Hudson St (at Christopher St), New York, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Arrive early at this best bar for birthdays to claim to prime barside real estate, and order a round of original cocktails mixed by rascally, white-jacketed gents. Read more.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is one of NYC.

13. Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Botanical Garden · Prospect Park · 990 Washington Ave (at President St), Brooklyn, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to find your inner Zen boasts relaxed, peaceful grounds. Claim a spot near the serene Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden, surrounded by Japanese myrtle and cypress trees, and bliss out. Read more.

Brooklyn Bridge is one of NYC.

14. Brooklyn Bridge

Bridge · Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY

CollegeCandyCollegeCandy: Go on a nice fall or spring day so you're not sweating all over the place.

Brooklyn Flea - Fort Greene is one of NYC.

15. Brooklyn Flea - Fort Greene

Flea Market · Clinton Hill · 176 Lafayette Ave. (btw Clermont & Vanderbilt Ave.), Brooklyn, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best year-round market brings together 150 local vendors carrying all manner of vintage, handmade and antique wares. The Flea will move to its winter location on November 26.

16. Wollman Ice Skating Rink

Skating Rink · Central Park · 830 5th Ave (at East Dr), New York, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best skating rink in NYC features the largest skating surface of any midtown rink and an awe-inspiring view of the city’s skyscrapers peeking over the surrounding trees. Read more.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is one of NYC.

17. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Art Museum · Carnegie Hill · 1071 5th Ave (at E 89th St), New York, NY

Solomon R. Guggenheim MuseumSolomon R. Guggenheim Museum: Frank Lloyd Wright originally intended for Guggenheim visitors to take the elevator up and stroll down the ramps. Today, exhibitions are viewed both ways. The choice is yours!

Whitney Museum of American Art is one of NYC.

18. Whitney Museum of American Art

Art Museum · Meatpacking District · 99 Gansevoort St (btwn 10th Ave & Washington St), New York, NY

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO: Started after the Met turned down gifts from Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney, this shining star owns 18,000 works - 3,116 by Edward Hopper.

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is one of NYC.

19. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

Art Museum · Midtown East · 11 W 53rd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best museum to spend the day in boasts unparalleled holdings in 20th- and 21st-century art, the Sette MoMA restaurant, a plush movie theater and the MoMA Design Store. Read more.

New Museum is one of NYC.

20. New Museum

Art Museum · Lower East Side · 235 Bowery (btwn Stanton & Rivington St.), New York, NY

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton: Dedicated to contemporary art and innovative media, this museum features a constantly changing array of exhibits so you will always find something new. Enjoy the gorgeous views from the roof.

675 Bar is one of NYC.

21. 675 Bar

Bar · Meatpacking District · 675 Hudson St (at W 13th St), New York, NY
Rudy's Bar & Grill is one of NYC.

22. Rudy's Bar & Grill

Dive Bar · Hell's Kitchen · 627 9th Ave (btwn W 44th & W 45th St), New York, NY
Lightship Frying Pan @ Pier 66 Maritime is one of NYC.

23. Lightship Frying Pan @ Pier 66 Maritime

Bar · Chelsea · 205 12th Ave (at Pier 66 on W 26th St), New York, NY
Brass Monkey is one of NYC.

24. Brass Monkey

Bar · Meatpacking District · 55 Little West 12th St (at 10th Ave), New York, NY
Boat Basin Café is one of NYC.

25. Boat Basin Café

Beer Garden · Upper West Side · 390 W 79th St (at Hudson River), New York, NY

CollegeCandyCollegeCandy: One of the best places you can go for happy hour in the summer! Not only are the specials good, but you overlook the water.

Village Pourhouse is one of NYC.

26. Village Pourhouse

Sports Bar · Greenwich Village · 64 3rd Ave (at E 11th St), New York, NY

CollegeCandyCollegeCandy: Great place to go for games.

Hofbräu Bierhaus NYC is one of NYC.

27. Hofbräu Bierhaus NYC

German Restaurant · Turtle Bay · 712 3rd Ave, New York, NY
The Penny Farthing is one of NYC.

28. The Penny Farthing

Bar · East Village · 103 3rd Ave (at E 13th St), New York, NY

CollegeCandyCollegeCandy: If you're looking to meet drunk college kids in NYC, this is the place to do it! Book the downstairs area for your birthday.

The 13th Step is one of NYC.

29. The 13th Step

Bar · East Village · 149 2nd Ave (btwn E 9th & E 10th St), New York, NY
Phebe's is one of NYC.

30. Phebe's

Pub · East Village · 359 Bowery (at E 4th St), New York, NY
Wilfie & Nell is one of NYC.

31. Wilfie & Nell

Gastropub · West Village · 228 W 4th St (at 7th Ave.), New York, NY