362 "Serious Take-Out Operation" restaurants in New York.
This longstanding Fresh Meadows bagel shop has been around since 1961, and they make inexplicably light bagels you should try.
Empanada Loca is a Colombian spot in Greenwood Heights with excellent empanadas.
Dumpling Legend in Fresh Meadows is a great spot in the neighborhood for soup dumplings.
Al Aqsa is a fantastic Bangladeshi spot in Parkchester with a seemingly endless display window of things to eat.
Asian Taste 86 is a halal Indonesian spot in Elmhurst. Make sure to order the bakwan campur noodle soup.
Tallgrass is a halal burger spot in the East Village that’s great for lunch, a casual dinner, or takeout.
Fatima’s halal kitchen is a great Chinese spot in Astoria. They also have excellent fried chicken, which we very much support.
Factory Tamal on the Lower East Side is one of the best places in the city to get a tamale.
Ben’s Gourmet Deli is a bodega on Ave B and 3rd that sells delicious Mexican food.
Cibao, a Dominican spot on the LES, has been open in the neighborhood for over 40 years. It's one of our go-to spots when we want a great Cubano.
Arancini Bros in Essex Market sells and packages sweet and savory deep-fried rice balls in egg cartons.
This Peruvian spot in Essex Market has rotisserie chickens spinning at all times, and that’s exactly what you should order.
When looking for breakfast tacos or burritos on the LES, come to Puebla Mexican Food in Essex Market.
Essex Market is full of tremendous sandwiches, but find some of the best at Heros & Villians.