Locanda Verde is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

1. Locanda Verde

9.5
Italian Restaurant · Tribeca · 377 Greenwich St (at N Moore St), New York, NY
Peels is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

2. Peels

Breakfast Spot · East Village · 325 Bowery (at E 2nd St), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: We love the signature Peels Muffin. It blends rosemary with nutty buckwheat, and finishes with the zesty flavor of preserved lemons. Read more.

Trois Pommes Patisserie is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

3. Trois Pommes Patisserie

Café · North Slope · 260 5th Ave (btw Garfield Pl & Carroll St), Brooklyn, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: French Breakfast Muffin. Like a cake doughnut, it had a firm outside crunch and a dry, but somehow appealing, crumb, with a generous sugar coating and elusive whiffs of cinnamon and nutmeg. Read more.

Van Leeuwen Ice Cream Truck is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

4. Van Leeuwen Ice Cream Truck

7.9
Food Truck · Morningside Heights · Union Square West (at E. 14th St.), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: While muffin flavors change often at Van Leeuwen, we've been quite happy with the carrot currant muffins (with chewy, caramelized edges) and the sweet, cider-spicy apple vanilla. Read more.

Blue Sky Bakery is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

5. Blue Sky Bakery

9.0
Bakery · North Slope · 53 5th Ave (btwn Bergen St. & St. Mark's Pl.), Brooklyn, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: The perfect balance of virtuous and delicious. Most of the muffins have sparing sugar tops and soft fruit cores—you won't find fruit studded evenly all the way through, but hiding in a gooey center. Read more.

Maialino is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

6. Maialino

9.5
Italian Restaurant · Gramercy Park · 2 Lexington Ave (at Gramercy Park N), New York, NY
Ted & Honey is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

7. Ted & Honey

8.8
Sandwich Place · Cobble Hill · 264 Clinton St (at Congress), Brooklyn, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: On any given day you can nab lemon blueberry, banana dark chocolate chip, or a lemon poppy seed with a zingy lemon glaze. One of our favorites is the Morning Glory, heavy with healthy things. Read more.

ABC Kitchen is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

8. ABC Kitchen

9.6
American Restaurant · Flatiron District · 35 E 18th St (btwn Broadway & Park Ave S), New York, NY
Empire Cake is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

9. Empire Cake

8.7
Bakery · Chelsea · 112 8th Ave (btw 15th & 16th St), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Try the Apple Streusel Muffin. Delicious in the way of coffee cake, with just the right balance of crumbly, buttery streusel and tender-crumbed muffin. Read more.

Little Miss Muffin 'n' Her Stuffin' is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

10. Little Miss Muffin 'n' Her Stuffin'

7.6
Bakery · Prospect Heights · 768 Washington Ave (Park Pl), Brooklyn, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: They're softball-sized and sweet and "greasy in a good way." But they've got soft, cakey interiors and awesome crusty edges; they're honest and soul-satisfying. Read more.

Stumptown Coffee Roasters is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

11. Stumptown Coffee Roasters

9.4
Coffee Shop · NoMad · 18 W 29th St (at Broadway), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Morning Glory Muffin. Coconut adds flavor and moisture to this not-too-sweet breakfast treat, flecked with carrot and three different kinds of raisins. You might even be able to claim it's healthy Read more.

Jeffrey's Grocery is one of Muffins We Love In NYC.

12. Jeffrey's Grocery

9.1
American Restaurant · West Village · 172 Waverly Pl (at Christopher St), New York, NY

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Chocolate Coffee Cake. Is this a muffin? Well, it's baked in a muffin tin, so we can pretend. The tin gives the perfect texture—light and fluffy on the inside, crisp on the outside. Delicious. Read more.