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Where to Eat with Vegetarians and Meat Lovers in NYC: An Omnivorous Guide to 60 Restaurants

The Serious Eats Team 9 comments

Being a vegetarian in New York isn't the challenge it used to be, but that doesn't mean it's always easy. Sure, most restaurants these days offer one or two decent vegetarian options, but sometimes you don't want the pasta or a meal made cobbled together from side dishes. With that in mind, here are 60 recommendations for restaurants that accommodate vegetarians without disappointing carnivores. More

Where to Take a First or Second Date: 40 Affordable Restaurants in NYC

Tiffany Tay 17 comments

Here's a question we get time and again: where can I take a date for good food without breaking the bank? And can I do it without looking like a cheapskate? Yes you can, and here are 40 ways to do so. More

Serious Eats Neighborhood Guides: Maggie's East Village

Maggie Hoffman 6 comments

We write about restaurants all over the city. But sometimes, you don't want to travel for food; you want the best eats right in your neighborhood. So we're having the Serious Eats staff share where they eat around their own 'hoods. Today? Serious Drinks and Sweets editor Maggie Hoffman! More

9 Egg Dishes in NYC I Love

Ed Levine 5 comments

Soft-scrambled, perfectly poached, or fried, I can't resist a great egg dish. While chefs all over New York do crazy, creative things with them, each more impressive than the last, today I'm talking about simpler stuff—the kind I find myself craving, rather than admiring. Here are nine of my favorite egg dishes in New York; what are yours? More

12 Spots in New York Where Tourists Should Go

The Serious Eats Team 16 comments

As we've seen, there are some tourist-frequented spots that really do serve good food. But where do we think tourists should go? Here are a dozen places that we think visitors to our fair city shouldn't miss. (Pizza, bagels, burgers, Italian-American spots, picks for Food Network and Top Chef fans, and the best way to get into great restaurants for less cash—it's all here.) More

15 Meatballs in NYC We Love

The Serious Eats Team 22 comments

We never tire of meatballs—be they beef or lamb, pork or veal, all of the above. We've found ones we love on sandwiches and on "sliders," of Mexican and of Swedish persuasion, at pizza joints and lunch counters and pork stores. In the end, we couldn't rank one above the rest—but we can present you 15 meatballs in New York City we love. More

Top 10 Desserts of 2010

Kathy YL Chan 2 comments

We've got a tartufo with silky hot fudge, my favorite blueberry tart in the city, a tiramisu to die for, and an equally divine chocolate eclair—as well as a soft-serve stuffed eclair in the East Village. There's hot breakfast ensaimadas and a classic on Aquavit's dessert menu. And don't forget the Whoopie Pie! Today, our Top 10 Desserts of 2010. More

Sugar Rush: Tiramisu at Veloce Pizzeria and Motorino

Sugar Rush Kathy YL Chan 3 comments

[Photo: Kathy YL Chan] At Veloce Pizzeria, the tiramisu ($8) isn't just tiramisu, but tiramisu made with slow drip coffee from Abraço, the beloved neighborhood coffee institution around the corner. The cocoa-dusted number is of even proportions, two layers... More

Motorino Brooklyn Serving Chicken Wings for Summer

Adam Kuban 2 comments

[Photograph: Adam Kuban] In a decidedly upscale take on the pizza-and-wings combo that the chain places push, Motorino Brooklyn in Williamsburg has started offering its own version of the chicken side. Blanched first and then fire-roasted in the same... More

The 6 Best Things We Ate at Village Voice's Choice Eats 2010

Erin Zimmer 5 comments

We crammed into the 69th Armory building last night with a zoo of others for Village Voice's Third Annual Choice Eats event. It was a flurry of arms reaching for small taster plates from about 65 New York City restaurants,... More

Great Finds: Tiramisu at Motorino

Carey Jones 1 comment

[Photo from an excellent writeup by Blondie and Brownie] It's hard to find a truly delicious tiramisu in this city, but I was blown away by dessert at Motorino, our readers' favorite pizza in New York. Generous on the... More

My New Favorite Breakfast Pizza: 'Occhio di Bue' at Morandi

Carey Jones 1 comment

[Photo: Carey Jones] "Occhio di bue," the Italian approximation of sunny-side up—literally, "eye of an ox." Get a single occhio on this long, flat breakfast pizza ($11), or, if you're feeling particularly indulgent, a pair of just-set eggs atop... More

Ortine vs. Motorino: Two Breakfast Pizzas in Brooklyn

Carey Jones 2 comments

"If Ortine’s breakfast pizza is a demure young maiden, Motorino’s breakfast pizza is her wild, in-your-face, no-holds-barred party animal of a friend." From left: Ortine; Motorino. Pizza is a good thing. Breakfast is a good thing. Even cold pizza for... More

Village Voice's Choice Eats, a Little Nutso Crowded But Some Good Bites

Erin Zimmer 7 comments

Photographs by Robyn Lee Last night, 56 restaurants downsized into table form, dispensing bites of signature goodies inside the Lexington Avenue Armory for Village Voice's 2nd annual Choice Eats. Boy, were there a lot of bodies in there. So... More

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