70 "Literally Everyone" restaurants in New York.
Eating tongue is fun every once in a while. But you're usually looking for something just as memorable, and way more crowd pleasing. Here are the restaurants that will satisfy (and impress) your artsy roommate, new mother-in-law, and everyone in between.
Absolute Bagels on the Upper West Side makes our favorite bagels in all of New York City. Bring cash and get a Thai iced tea.
Empanada Loca is a Colombian spot in Greenwood Heights with excellent empanadas.
Asian Taste 86 is a halal Indonesian spot in Elmhurst. Make sure to order the bakwan campur noodle soup.
Fatima’s halal kitchen is a great Chinese spot in Astoria. They also have excellent fried chicken, which we very much support.
Shopsin’s is a classic establishment in Essex Market for breakfast and brunch where you should order the mac and cheese pancakes and the Ebelskivers.
Turquoise is a kosher seafood spot in Fresh Meadows where you should go eat a lot of fish and Mediterranean appetizers.
Hapisgah in Flushing is a popular kosher steakhouse with Italian and Asian options as well.
Ahimsa is a kosher Indian spot in the East Village serving a mix of North and South Indian specialties.
Bison & Bourbon is a kosher steakhouse in Park Slope with a great outdoor patio.
Mocha Burger is a kosher burger spot in Greenwich Village with plenty of options for burgers and wings.
Abaita is a kosher Italian spot in Midtown with great Neoplotian pizzas and pasta.
Pongal is a kosher Indian restaurant in Kips Bay with a huge menu of South Indian dishes.
Mi Pequeño El Salvador is a solid pupuseria in Jackson Heights. Order a pupusa queso con ayote if it’s available.
Yemen Cafe has been serving great Yemeni food on Atlantic Ave since 1986. Make sure to try the roast chicken.