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20 Enticing Rooftop Bars Around NYC

While sidewalk cafes and restaurant gardens pop up as soon as the temperature rises, rooftop bars also signal the official start of warmer weather. Some of the sky-high patios on this list offer stunning views of Midtown Manhattan and Williamsburg, while others have a comfortable perch to enjoy a …

The Absolute Best Clam Pizza in New York

<i>The key to a great clam pizza is to not overcomplicate it. Tomato sauce can be okay, but it’s usually unnecessary; cheese is good but shouldn’t</i> …

Staten Island

Excellent NYC Restaurants For Your Birthday Dinner - New York

PHOTO: Noah Devereaux<p>One of the questions we get asked most is, “Where should I have my birthday dinner?” Let us guess, you’re looking for something …

NYC Delicacies: Food, Cocktails & Specialty Sweets Exclusive To New York City

They don’t call it the greatest city in the world for no reason. New York City is decorated in its uniqueness of art, culture and dining. We all know …

New York City

The 25 coolest new businesses in New York City

New York City is known around the world for its diversity in food, culture, shopping, and recreation. But what truly makes it a standout city are the small businesses that bring its innovative and entrepreneurial spirit to life.<p>We've scoured the city to spotlight some of the coolest small …

New York City

A Public Art Lover’s Walking Tour of New York

La Newyorkina Finds a Home in the City

Fany Gerson is opening a new frozen treats shop in Greenwich Village.<p>New York, get ready for a lot more La Newyorkina. As the <i>Times</i> reports, NYC's …

As New York Fashion Week begins, here's your stylish guide to the city

<b>EAT</b><p><b>Frankies Spuntino</b> <br>A cosy but chic wood-panelled setting serves up the most delicious Italian food in this charming, tree-lined neighbourhood. Order the home-made Cavatelli with Faiccos hot sausage and browned sage butter. If you need more convincing, Jay Z and Beyoncé are firm fans. <i>570 Hudson</i> …

THE RESULTS ARE IN: Here are the top 11 new power steaks in New York City

Power steaks, we should note, are powerful not only because they're huge, delicious cuts of meat but also because they're served in restaurants where powerful people gather.<p>On this list, you'll find cuts from recently opened restaurants and established steakhouses that have revamped their menus and …

Ribeye

The Ultimate Guide to Regional Thai Cuisine in NYC

Raclette in the East Village Takes Melted Cheese to the Next Level

Traditionally, the Swiss dish raclette was made by melting cheese over a roaring wood fire, ideally one located within some cozy mountain chalet. …

East Village

Gotham x Beautiful Savage: Where to Shop This Spring

Greet spring in style by checking out the latest and greatest boutiques and stores in New York City.<p>Founded by Julie Anne Quay, former executive …

New Shop CW Pencil Enterprise on Lower East Side Sells Only Pencils

Here at Untapped Cities, we <i>love</i> stores that sell only one thing–it’s so New York to have enough density to support such specific, local businesses. …

The Soho Restaurants We Can't Live Without

You've probably heard about how gritty Soho was back in the '70s and '80s, when artists flocked to the downtown 'hood in search of affordable living …

14 Burger Recommendations from New York's Hottest Chefs

In honor of Burger Week, Eater asked some of New York's best chefs to tell us their favorite New York City burgers. Specifically, we asked for the cheap burgers and the neighborhood favorites — the burger they'd eat after a long night working the line. Below, a guide to the go-to burgers for chefs …

These Are the New Ice-Cream Innovations You’ll Want to Check Out This Spring

New York is fast approaching ideal ice-cream-eating weather conditions, which means that the city’s ice-cream parlors are rolling out some excellent …

10 Things to Know About the New Dominique Ansel Kitchen

The maker of the now-legendary Cronut is gearing up for the opening of his newest venture on April 29. Here, all the facts you should know before …

16 Awesome Ice Cream Shops in NYC

The best places to get a scoop right now<p>Summer is the ideal time for ice cream whether it's regal vanilla, black sesame, or the mayhem of a blueberry with buttermilk and honey scoop. For old-school parlors, innovative gelato shops, vegan options, and modern creameries, read on for where to go for …

Ice Cream

The Perfect Walking Tour of NYC, According to a Data Scientist

New York City is chock full of cultural and historical landmarks, some of which not even the most seasoned New Yorkers have visited. So how is it that tourists, who are in the city for a fraction of the time, whittle down their <b>list of must-sees</b>? Well here's some good news for the <b>eager sightseer</b> …

Burger Pairing Advice From New York's Top Sommeliers

Sommeliers are in the business of thinking carefully about wine and its interaction with the cuisine of a restaurant. But off the floor, sommeliers eat the same food that everybody eats, which oftentimes means burgers. What happens when sommeliers take their professional skill set and apply it to …

Zagat

Step Inside the Gorgeous Harlem Home of Neil Patrick Harris

After relocating form Los Angeles to New York, actor Neil Patrick Harris of <i>How I Met Your Mother</i>, <i>Gone Girl</i>, and much more, spent over a year …

25 New York hacks to make your life easier

<i>By Time Out contributors, edited by Sophie Harris</i><p>Anyone who's moved to New York from somewhere else will attest to the fact that for a newbie, this …

Save some Cash at the Greatest BYOB Spots In NYC

New York City’s restaurant scene is the best in the world with the prices to match. On top of your $40 entree, some spots will have the nerve to …

Dining Rooms

Escape the Freezing Weather This Weekend in NYC's Best Enclosed Rooftop Bars

As soon as the first cool breeze hits Manhattan and the sun starts setting before dinnertime, you can hear the collective cries of New York’s …

The 18 Best Winter Dates in NYC

The streets are still covered in boot-filling, sock-soaking, disgusting-ing slush, which means your list of viable date ideas has been reduced to …

The 20 Best Spots For Cheap Eats In NYC

The city is expensive -- not quite the most expensive city in the world, but that really doesn’t matter when you’re just trying to live your life …

How to do the $100 brunch at the Waldorf-Astoria

Combining the best parts of endless brunches AND the best parts of hotel buffets: the Waldorf-Astoria, which just dropped an all-time-great $100 …