Bon Appétit City Guide to New York
Wildair is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

1. Wildair

8.9
142 Orchard St (at Rivington St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · Lower East Side · 55 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Ask for wine director Jorge Riera. He will pour you what you never knew you needed. And Always. Order. Dessert. Especially if that peanut butter creation is on the menu. Read more.

Eleven Madison Park is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

2. Eleven Madison Park

9.3
11 Madison Ave (at E 24th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · NoMad · 257 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: There is a woman on staff called the “Dreamweaver,” whose entire job is to satisfy your wish for the evening, such as procuring a customized sled on a snowy night and then painting your name on it. Read more.

Achilles Heel is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

3. Achilles Heel

9.2
180 West St (at Green St), Brooklyn, NY
Cocktail Bar · Greenpoint · 81 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Expect perfect oysters, lovingly prepared off-cuts of meat, tangy homemade ferments, and seasonal vegetables. Natural wines, smart-but-not-smart-ass cocktails, and local suds keep everyone loose. Read more.

Estela is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

4. Estela

9.1
47 E Houston St (at Mulberry St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · NoHo · 217 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: It’s more fun to over-order the small plates and descend on them as a group. Whatever comes with burrata, get. Dessert? You can skip it. Also try their new Italian restaurant, Café Altro Paradiso. Read more.

Semilla is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

5. Semilla

160 Havemeyer St, Brooklyn, NY
New American Restaurant · Williamsburg · 43 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Semilla has a relentlessly inventive menu that explores every possible thing you can do with every possible part of the season’s veg, all in the pursuit of maximum flavor and zero waste. Read more.

Arcade Bakery is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

6. Arcade Bakery

9.6
220 Church St (btwn Worth & Thomas St), New York, NY
Bakery · Tribeca · 71 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The laminated baguettes—that’s a baguette wrapped in croissant dough!—come out at 1 p.m. Monday to Thursday and at 11:30 a.m. Friday and sell out quickly. Be there. Read more.

Keens Steakhouse is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

7. Keens Steakhouse

9.3
72 W 36th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave.), New York, NY
Steakhouse · Koreatown · 432 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Don’t ignore the potatoes—or the desserts (remember cheesecake?). Request a seat near the window upstairs. Read more.

Roberta's Pizza is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

8. Roberta's Pizza

9.5
261 Moore St (at Bogart St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizza Place · East Williamsburg · 797 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Our ideal order always involves a pizza (try the off-menu but always-available Bee Sting: spicy soppressata and honey), some salumi, a salad, some pasta, and a dry-aged meat (beef or duck). Read more.

Hometown Bar-B-Que is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

9. Hometown Bar-B-Que

9.4
454 Van Brunt St (at Reed St), Brooklyn, NY
BBQ Joint · Red Hook · 272 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Bill Durney's Jamaican jerk baby back ribs and lamb belly might be the start of a New York City style. And his ginormous beef ribs are worth a plane ticket. Read more.

Upland is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

10. Upland

9.4
345 Park Ave S (at E 26th St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Rose Hill · 228 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The estrella pasta (made with chicken livers) is as good as everyone says it is. Read more.

Buvette is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

11. Buvette

9.5
42 Grove St (btwn Bedford & Bleecker St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · West Village · 448 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: At breakfast, be treated to a more serene version of the restaurant—linger over coffee and scrambled eggs with prosciutto. For dinner, vegetables and anything served in a cocotte will do you right. Read more.

Superiority Burger is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

12. Superiority Burger

8.8
430 E 9th St (btwn 1st Ave & Ave A), New York, NY
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · East Village · 122 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Most of all, do not skip dessert: Two brain-twisting flavors of gelato and sorbet daily that will probably win Brooks Headley another James Beard award. Read more.

Le Bernardin is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

13. Le Bernardin

9.4
155 W 51st St (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
French Restaurant · Theater District · 279 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The white tuna-Kobe beef dish is the world’s best surf-and-turf. You are ordering it. Read more.

El Rey Coffee Bar & Luncheonette is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

14. El Rey Coffee Bar & Luncheonette

8.9
100 Stanton St (btwn Ludlow St & Orchard St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Lower East Side · 175 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Ask if they have any collaboration dinners coming up: They’ve done great ones with Jessica Koslow of Sqirl, David Tanis, and others. It’s where the kitchen really gets to stretch and shine. Read more.

Okonomi is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

15. Okonomi

9.4
150 Ainslie St (btwn Leonard & Lorimer St), Brooklyn, NY
Japanese Restaurant · East Williamsburg · 104 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: With only 12 seats, this spot fills up fast. Grab a coffee at the barber shop-slash-café next door while you wait, or, weekends, check to see if local tea importer Kettl is doing a pop-up upstairs. Read more.

169 Bar is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

16. 169 Bar

8.8
169 E Broadway (btwn Rutgers & Jefferson St), New York, NY
Dive Bar · Two Bridges · 226 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: You can text your food or drink order to the bar, which feels more like cheeky early-aughts kitsch than scary iFuture. Read more.

The Rum House is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

17. The Rum House

8.9
228 W 47th St (btwn 8th Ave & Broadway), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · Theater District · 157 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: This is the place to discover how delicious a real daiquiri is. Read more.

The Commodore is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

18. The Commodore

9.0
366 Metropolitan Ave (at Havemeyer St), Brooklyn, NY
American Restaurant · Williamsburg · 313 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Everyone—us included—talks about the fried chicken, but do not sleep on the nachos! And don’t let anyone tell you it’s not the best f*#%ing bar in New York City. Read more.

Bemelmans Bar is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

19. Bemelmans Bar

9.2
35 E 76th St (at Madison Ave), New York, NY
Hotel Bar · Upper East Side · 118 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: If you’ve never had a Champagne cocktail before, start your habit here. Speaking of habits: Those potato chips! Read more.

Bar Goto is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

20. Bar Goto

9.1
245 Eldridge St (btwn E Houston St & Stanton St), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · Lower East Side · 77 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The food is substantial (and tasty) enough to make a meal of, but getting a couple of early evening cocktails and snacks before a later downtown dinner rez is really the move here. Read more.

Sweetleaf is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

21. Sweetleaf

9.0
10-93 Jackson Ave (at 11th St), Queens, NY
Coffee Shop · Hunters Point · 196 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: When you get the urge to camp out here (and you will), make sure to equip yourself with Rocket Fuel, a chicory-laced cold brew topped off with whole milk and maple syrup. Read more.

Stumptown Coffee Roasters is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

22. Stumptown Coffee Roasters

9.3
30 W 8th St (at MacDougal St), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · Greenwich Village · 296 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The nitro cold brew will propel you through summer. Grab a stubby of cold brew to keep in your office fridge for those days when you can’t bear the line. Read more.

Parlor Coffee is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

23. Parlor Coffee

84 Havemeyer St, Brooklyn, NY
Coffee Shop · Williamsburg · 25 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: In the back room of hip Williamsburg barbershop Persons of Interest exists Parlor Coffee, a no-frills espresso bar that has become a symbol of how truly fantastic New York coffee can be. Read more.

The Standard, High Line is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

24. The Standard, High Line

9.3
848 Washington St (at W 13th St), New York, NY
Hotel · Meatpacking District · 252 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Get a river-facing corner room. Also: Keep in mind that unless you pull your blinds after dark, you’re part of the show for tourists on the High Line. Read more.

Ace Hotel New York is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

25. Ace Hotel New York

9.1
20 W 29th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Hotel · NoMad · 412 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Order 24-hour room service from the Breslin and Stumptown. Before you book your trip, check out their events calendar to see which DJ, musician, writer, or artist-in-residence you can catch. Read more.

Wythe Hotel is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

26. Wythe Hotel

9.2
80 Wythe Ave (at N 11th St), Brooklyn, NY
Hotel · Williamsburg · 162 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: There’s no room service, but it’s easier for guests to get into the restaurant or rooftop bar without waiting. Read more.

The Bowery Hotel is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

27. The Bowery Hotel

9.4
335 Bowery (btwn E 2nd & E 3rd St), New York, NY
Hotel · East Village · 90 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Every room has a table and chairs for in-room dining, which means you can bring in brunch from Mile End or Russ & Daughters. Read more.

Russ & Daughters is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

28. Russ & Daughters

9.5
179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St), New York, NY
Gourmet Shop · East Village · 375 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The weekend and holiday lines are themselves legendary. Join the throngs, or opt for a calm weekday morning. Lunch is almost always busy; at dinnertime, you practically have the place to yourself. Read more.

Coming Soon is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

29. Coming Soon

8.6
37 Orchard St (Hester Street), New York, NY
Furniture / Home Store · Chinatown · 8 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The owners have an eye for the unusual and a passion for facilitating artists’ curiosities, often commissioning one-of-a-kind items, like marbleized concrete incense burners and bumpy ceramic vases. Read more.

John Derian Company Inc. is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

30. John Derian Company Inc.

9.0
6 E 2nd St (The Bowery), New York, NY
Gift Shop · East Village · 19 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: Sign up for the mailing list: The annual summer sale is worth getting elbowed at, and art openings for the likes of painter Hugo Guinness are a lovely scene. Read more.

SOS Chefs is one of Bon Appétit City Guide to New York.

31. SOS Chefs

8.3
104 Avenue B (7th), New York, NY
Gourmet Shop · Alphabet City · 8 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: If you’re not asking questions about the products in the shop, you’re wasting your time. Owner Atef Boulaabi rewards curiosity with enthusiastic explanation and, often, samples. Read more.