NYC's Soho
SoHo is one of NYC's Soho.

1. SoHo

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 125 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s a lovely area for café hopping and window shopping. Even if you’re just out for a stroll, the distinctive 19th century cast iron architecture makes for great scenery. Read more.

Anthropologie is one of NYC's Soho.

2. Anthropologie

8.0
375 W Broadway (at Broome St), New York, NY
Clothing Store · SoHo · 18 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Anthropologie offers the kind of charmingly retro finds that are usually discovered at insider vintage stores and markets—but in pristine condition, and minus the hassle. Read more.

Bloomingdale’s is one of NYC's Soho.

3. Bloomingdale’s

7.9
504 Broadway (btwn Spring & Broome St), New York, NY
Department Store · SoHo · 115 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Unless you want to browse Bloomingdale's home furnishings, avoid the chaotic flagship Midtown location. This quieter, more selective in SoHo offers a better-edited collection and smaller crowds. Read more.

INTERMIX is one of NYC's Soho.

4. INTERMIX

8.0
98 Prince St (Btw Green & Mercer), New York, NY
Women's Store · SoHo · 11 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: INTERMIX is a one-stop-shop for a perfectly on-point seasonal wardrobe, with a carefully chosen selection of luxury accessories. Be warned, must-have items or labels sometimes sell out quickly. Read more.

Jill Stuart is one of NYC's Soho.

5. Jill Stuart

100 Greene St (Btw Prince & Spring), New York, NY
Women's Store · SoHo · 4 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: As big Jill Stuart fans, we love being able to scope the pieces that inspire her…before heading upstairs and stocking up on her actual designs. We can't enough of the flirty dresses. Read more.

Prada is one of NYC's Soho.

6. Prada

8.6
575 Broadway (at Prince St), New York, NY
Boutique · SoHo · 31 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: A visit to Prada is always an experience in the unexpected—from the gems you’ll find on the sale rack to funky exhibitions on the “wave.” It's the ultimate designer store. Read more.

SIXTY SoHo Hotel is one of NYC's Soho.

7. SIXTY SoHo Hotel

7.8
60 Thompson St (btw Broome & Spring), New York, NY
Hotel · SoHo · 47 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The best-of-both-worlds location: it’s in a sweet SoHo spot close to tons of must-do’s but tucked away on a quiet side street. The roof terrace and upper-story rooms offer memorable city rooms, too. Read more.

Crosby Street Hotel is one of NYC's Soho.

8. Crosby Street Hotel

9.3
79 Crosby St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Hotel · SoHo · 123 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We love the guests-only courtyard. What a treat to have exclusive green space access in NYC! We also dig the fabulous views (either of SoHo or the LES) from the huge, floor-to-ceiling windows. Read more.

SoHo Grand Hotel is one of NYC's Soho.

9. SoHo Grand Hotel

9.0
310 W Broadway (btwn Grand & Canal St), New York, NY
Hotel · SoHo · 145 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The service is incredible (we love the “One-Touch” buttons in-room), and the location is perfect if trendy gallery-hopping, shopping, and nightlife are your things (as they are ours!). Read more.

Mercer Hotel is one of NYC's Soho.

10. Mercer Hotel

8.8
147 Mercer St (Prince St), New York, NY
Hotel · SoHo · 46 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The Mercer has hit on the perfect combination of laidback & luxury. We dig how the service is flawless yet cheerfully personable. And we love the buzzy lobby, complete with 24-hours of food and drink. Read more.

Alidoro is one of NYC's Soho.

11. Alidoro

9.2
105 Sullivan St (btwn Spring & Prince St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · SoHo · 217 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Good to know: The general rules: customers can only order from the pre-set menu (no create-your-own), condiments are not offered, and they only accept cash (no credit cards). Read more.

Aquagrill is one of NYC's Soho.

12. Aquagrill

9.2
210 Spring St (at 6th Ave.), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · SoHo · 151 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Enjoy high-quality fish that tastes like it came right off the boat at this lively SoHo seafood bar & neighborhood corner hotspot. Good to know: reservations recommended for main dining room seating. Read more.

Balthazar is one of NYC's Soho.

13. Balthazar

9.4
80 Spring St (at Crosby St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · SoHo · 872 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Breakfast is fantastic here: we like the USD 19 full English breakfast, or, when we just want a quick bite, a plain croissant or pain au chocolat and a café au lait. Read more.

Blue Ribbon Sushi is one of NYC's Soho.

14. Blue Ribbon Sushi

9.4
119 Sullivan St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Sushi Restaurant · SoHo · 235 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: This romantic hotspot is open late every day, which allows for unforeseen extended hours with that special someone, while nibbling on some of the freshest raw seafood the city has to offer... Read more.

Dean & DeLuca is one of NYC's Soho.

15. Dean & DeLuca

8.7
560 Broadway (at Prince St), New York, NY
Gourmet Shop · SoHo · 379 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s definitely not your everyday grocery store–it’s a foodie mecca. You can find anything your taste buds desire, from fully prepared meals to desserts, breads, coffee, flowers, and kitchenware. Read more.

Fanelli Cafe is one of NYC's Soho.

16. Fanelli Cafe

8.1
94 Prince St (at Mercer St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · SoHo · 146 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Looking for a good brew and respite from the ritzy neighborhood? The history of Fanelli Cafe is delicious, and we get a thrill from finding an economical meal in SoHo. Read more.

Felix is one of NYC's Soho.

17. Felix

8.4
340 W Broadway (at Grand St.), New York, NY
French Restaurant · SoHo · 92 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: This is a gorgeous spot for people watching while enjoying a Sunday brunch. It’s also a lively place for a group dinner–the atmosphere teems with energy so it's perfect for getting the night started. Read more.

Kittichai is one of NYC's Soho.

18. Kittichai

60 Thompson St (btwn Spring & Broome St.), New York, NY
Thai Restaurant · SoHo · 102 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The distinct design elements make for a magical evening. Though one of the most popular deals is the prix-fixe weekend brunch ($25 for unlimited brunch cocktails & an entrée) from 11:30am-3:00pm. Read more.

La Esquina is one of NYC's Soho.

19. La Esquina

9.3
114 Kenmare St (at Lafayette St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · SoHo · 619 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The place has this air of exclusivity and mystery that New Yorkers never cease to crave. We also like to come to the quiet café for lunch on a weekend–the tacos make surprisingly good hangover cures. Read more.

Lure Fishbar is one of NYC's Soho.

20. Lure Fishbar

9.2
142 Mercer St (at Prince St), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · SoHo · 344 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Happy hour at the bar is great fun (the bartenders are friendly, the fare is fabulous, and the prices beat any Uptown establishment of equal caliber). Also, the Bloody Mary Royale is fabulous. Read more.

Angelika Film Center is one of NYC's Soho.

21. Angelika Film Center

9.0
18 W Houston St (at Mercer St), New York, NY
Indie Movie Theater · Greenwich Village · 184 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s an NYC classic, with a deliciously vintage 1980s feel. Sure, the screening rooms have sticky floors and not-so-comfy seats, but that’s all part of the experience. Also, you MUST try the popcorn. Read more.

Film Forum is one of NYC's Soho.

22. Film Forum

9.2
209 W Houston St (btwn 6th & Varick), New York, NY
Indie Movie Theater · Hudson Square · 64 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: When you're not in the mood for a blockbuster, come here for a great selection of independent, foreign, art house, & classic films. They also have a fab snack bar w/ goodies (Jacques Torres cookies.) Read more.

Dos Caminos is one of NYC's Soho.

23. Dos Caminos

8.1
475 W Broadway (at Houston St), New York, NY
Mexican Restaurant · Greenwich Village · 174 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: They've got the right balance of not too kitschy, not too trendy. Plus, the huge selection of tequilas is one of the largest in the city (and offers a better way to start a weekend off right!). Read more.

Pegu Club is one of NYC's Soho.

24. Pegu Club

8.9
77 W Houston St (at W Broadway), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · Greenwich Village · 271 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The art of creating the perfect cocktail. Juices are freshly squeezed daily, spirits and syrups infused in-house, and ice cubes selected to ensure that these cocktails are of the highest caliber. Read more.

Submercer is one of NYC's Soho.

25. Submercer

147 1/2 Mercer St. (at Prince St.), New York, NY
Nightclub · SoHo · 20 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The tucked-away appeal is still fun, even if this isn’t so much of a speakeasy as it is a clubby underground lounge. The scene, of course, is still a draw as well. Read more.

Sway is one of NYC's Soho.

26. Sway

305 Spring St (btw Greenwich & Hudson), New York, NY
Bar · Hudson Square · 23 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: As annoying at it is to get through, a tough door does mean the hot and hip Manhattan party scene's inside. And the gorgeous Moroccan décor is so atmospheric you almost forget that you are in NYC. Read more.

The Crosby Bar is one of NYC's Soho.

27. The Crosby Bar

8.8
79 Crosby St, New York, NY
Hotel Bar · SoHo · 41 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: It’s not your run-of-the-mill bar–in fact, it’s hard at times to even consider it one! Along with its broad cocktail menu of fruit concoctions, it also offers a full menu of decadent delights all day. Read more.

Bowery Hotel Lobby Bar is one of NYC's Soho.

28. Bowery Hotel Lobby Bar

8.3
335 Bowery (btwn 2nd & 3rd St), New York, NY
Hotel Bar · East Village · 65 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: For surrounds this swank and semi-exclusive, the bartenders and accompanying staff are surprisingly friendly and gracious–refreshing after the attitude often found at bars of similar caliber. Read more.

The Room is one of NYC's Soho.

29. The Room

144 Sullivan St (Btw Houston And Prince), New York, NY
Bar · SoHo · 70 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: We love dropping in at this neighborhood favorite for a glass of wine. Plus, the low lighting and intimate quarters make for the perfect venue to bring (and captivate) a new beau/belle. Read more.

SoHo Grand Hotel Club Room is one of NYC's Soho.

30. SoHo Grand Hotel Club Room

7.6
310 W Broadway (btwn Grand and Canal), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · SoHo · 33 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Its intimate environs and glamorous hotel digs make this spot a favorite Downtown hotspot for sophisticated socialites and well-coiffed diners. Read more.

Bliss Spa is one of NYC's Soho.

31. Bliss Spa

9.0
568 Broadway (btw Prince & Houston), New York, NY
Spa · SoHo · 69 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Bliss is praised for giving the most painless waxes, using a revolutionary “wonder wax” and tailoring the product to your skin’s sensitivity. We can attest to its miracle-like powers firsthand. Read more.

32. Soho Sanctuary

8.1
119 Mercer St (Spring & Prince), New York, NY
Spa · SoHo · 12 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The women-only aspect is inviting, especially for those who get shy around the opposite gender, and it means that the staff understands issues specific to women's bodies. The menu for moms is varied. Read more.

Space NK is one of NYC's Soho.

33. Space NK

8.9
99 Greene St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Cosmetics Shop · SoHo · 10 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: The facials really are magical–our skin looked exceptionally fresh and dewy post-treatment. Space NK hails from London, so you can get the same skin-glowing goodness on both sides of the pond. Read more.

SoHo is one of NYC's Soho.

34. SoHo

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 125 tips and reviews

ThePurplePassport.comThePurplePassport.com: Good to know: The name “SoHo” (which is short for “South of Houston”) was coined by urban theorist Chester Rapkin. Read more.