Peter Luger Steak House is one of Graduation.

1. Peter Luger Steak House

178 Broadway (at Driggs Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Steakhouse · Williamsburg · 691 tips and reviews
Paulie Gee’s is one of Graduation.

2. Paulie Gee’s

60 Greenpoint Ave (btwn Franklin & West St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizza Place · Greenpoint · 400 tips and reviews
Tacombi at Fonda Nolita is one of Graduation.

3. Tacombi at Fonda Nolita

267 Elizabeth St (btwn E Houston & Prince St), New York, NY
Taco Place · NoLita · 740 tips and reviews
Clinton St. Baking Co. & Restaurant is one of Graduation.

4. Clinton St. Baking Co. & Restaurant

4 Clinton St (at E Houston St), New York, NY
Bakery · Lower East Side · 972 tips and reviews
Ruby's Café is one of Graduation.

5. Ruby's Café

219 Mulberry St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Australian Restaurant · NoLita · 374 tips and reviews
Max SoHa is one of Graduation.

6. Max SoHa

1274 Amsterdam Ave (W 123rd St.), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Harlem · 60 tips and reviews
Absolute Bagels is one of Graduation.

7. Absolute Bagels

2788 Broadway (at W 108th St), New York, NY
Bagel Shop · Upper West Side · 295 tips and reviews
ABC Kitchen is one of Graduation.

8. ABC Kitchen

35 E 18th St (btwn Broadway & Park Ave S), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Flatiron District · 723 tips and reviews
Caracas Arepa Bar is one of Graduation.

9. Caracas Arepa Bar

91 E 7th St (btw 1st & Ave A), New York, NY
Arepa Restaurant · East Village · 361 tips and reviews
Umami Burger is one of Graduation.

10. Umami Burger

432 6th Avenue (btwn W 9th & W 10th St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Greenwich Village · 408 tips and reviews
Prune is one of Graduation.

11. Prune

54 E 1st St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · East Village · 293 tips and reviews
OddFellows Ice Cream Co. is one of Graduation.

12. OddFellows Ice Cream Co.

175 Kent Ave (btwn N 3rd & N 4th St), Brooklyn, NY
Ice Cream Shop · Williamsburg · 232 tips and reviews

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Gramercy Tavern is one of Graduation.

13. Gramercy Tavern

42 E 20th St (btwn Broadway & Park Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Flatiron District · 440 tips and reviews
Buvette is one of Graduation.

14. Buvette

42 Grove St (btwn Bedford & Bleecker St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · West Village · 529 tips and reviews
Burger Joint is one of Graduation.

15. Burger Joint

119 W 56th St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
Burger Joint · Theater District · 779 tips and reviews
Le Bernardin is one of Graduation.

16. Le Bernardin

155 W 51st St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
French Restaurant · Theater District · 307 tips and reviews
Aquavit is one of Graduation.

17. Aquavit

65 E 55th St (btw Madison and Park Ave), New York, NY
Scandinavian Restaurant · Midtown East · 102 tips and reviews
Momofuku Nishi is one of Graduation.

18. Momofuku Nishi

232 8th Ave (btwn W 21st & W 22nd St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Chelsea · 127 tips and reviews
BLT Prime is one of Graduation.

19. BLT Prime

111 E 22nd St (btwn Park & Lexington Ave), New York, NY
Steakhouse · Gramercy Park · 89 tips and reviews
Quality Eats is one of Graduation.

20. Quality Eats

19 Greenwich Ave (btwn 10th & Christopher St), New York, NY
Steakhouse · West Village · 79 tips and reviews
Bohemian is one of Graduation.

21. Bohemian

57 Great Jones St (btwn Bowery & Lafayette St), New York, NY
Japanese Restaurant · NoHo · 181 tips and reviews
Bobwhite Counter is one of Graduation.

22. Bobwhite Counter

94 Avenue C (btwn E 6th & E 7th St), New York, NY
Fried Chicken Joint · Alphabet City · 292 tips and reviews
Craft is one of Graduation.

23. Craft

43 E 19th St (btwn Park Ave S & Broadway), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Flatiron District · 126 tips and reviews