We've been talking and reading about the imminent closing of Hinsch's, the Bay Ridge institution—and reading our share of odes to the place. Which got us thinking about our own beloved New York icons: which ones can we just not live without? And if they were to close, would New York still be our New York? Here are our picks for the food institutions that help define our city.
'Bleecker Street Pizza' on Serious Eats
A great thing (the best thing?) about New York is that no matter the hour, something will be open. When it comes to places to eat, this is no small blessing, as there's nothing worse than a 2 a.m. drunken food craving that can't be fulfilled. Take a look at our personal favorite late night eats.
All the polls! This week in the Serious Eats New York People's Choice Awards, we asked for your thoughts on the best pizza pie in New York. Today? The best slice. Which of these by-the-slice pizzerias is the greatest? Click...