New York City – Our List of Restaurants to Visit

Before we took our NYC trip earlier this year, I started making a list of restaurants that we would like to visit based on their reviews, menu, prices, and imagery. I started my research in early November, yes, two months before the actual trip, and started making my list based on style of food.

Here’s the list:

  • Pure Thai Cookhouse
    Style: Thai
    766 9th Ave
    (between 51st St & 52nd St)
    New York, NY 10019
  • David Burke Kitchen
    Style: American (New)
    23 Grand St
    (between Thompson St & Avenue Of The Americas)
    New York, NY 10013
  • II Corallo Trattoria
    Style: Italian
    172 Prince St
    New York, NY 10012
  • The Green Table
    Style: American (New)
    75 9th Ave
    New York, NY 10011
  • Lombardi’s Pizza
    Style: Pizza
    32 Spring St
    New York, NY 10012
  • Lucali
    Style: Pizza
    575 Henry St
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
  • Katz’s Delicatessen
    205 E Houston St
    New York, NY 10002
  • Colicchio & Sons Main Dining Room
    Style: American (New)
    85 10th Ave
    New York, NY 10011
  • Tchoup Shop
    Style: Cajun
    50 Wyckoff Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11237
  • Buddakan
    Style: Chinese
    75 9th Ave
    New York, NY 10011
  • Lam Zhou Handmade Noodle
    Style: Chinese
    144 E Broadway
    New York, NY 10002
  • Fusia Asian Cuisine
    Style: Asian Fusion
    677 Lexington Ave
    New York, NY 10022
  • Cho Dang Gol Korean Restaurant
    Style: Korean
    55 W 35th St
    New York, NY 10001
  • Taverna Kyclades East Village
    Style: Greek
    228 1st Ave
    New York, NY 10009
  • Wild Edibles
    Style: Seafood
    535 3rd Ave
    New York, NY 10016
  • The Grammercy Tavern
    We really wanted to go to The Grammercy Tavern, but they were closed for remodeling during our NYC stay. We heard raving reviews from Max’s cousins and hope to visit it in the future and are even thinking of purchasing their cookbook.
    Style: American (New)
    42 E 20th St
    New York, NY 10003
  • Gotham Bar and Grill
    Style: American (New)
    12 E 12th St
    New York, NY 10003
  • Morimoto
    Style: Japanese
    88 10th Ave
    New York, NY 10011
  • Coffee Foundry
    Style: Coffee & Tea
    186 W 4th St
    New York, NY 10014


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