Local Food

Food, activities and places to unlock the best of New York's gastronomy

Food

Food


Traditional dishes, sweets & drinks you should taste

Hamburger

Sandwich with meat, cheese and other ingredients

You'll find hamburgers everywhere, but please try others than McDonalds! The ones from Shake shack are my favourites.

Benedict Eggs

To start the day with energy

This is a plate that consists of two halves of a muffin, usually covered with cooked ham, bacon or pastrami, poached eggs and the very popular hollandaise sauce.

Pastrami sandwich

Sandwich filled with pastrami

Pastrami on rye is a classic sandwich made famous in the Jewish kosher delicatessens of New York City. It was first created in 1888 by Sussman Volk, who served it ...

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Pastrami on rye is a classic sandwich made famous in the Jewish kosher delicatessens of New York City. It was first created in 1888 by Sussman Volk, who served it at his deli on Delancey Street in New York City.

Sometimes they have so much pastrami in it that's hard to take a bite.

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Bagel

Type of bread

Bagels are cut in half as if they were a sandwich and you can fill them with any ingredient you'd like: it can be salty (cream cheese, salmon, tomato, eggs, ...

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Bagels are cut in half as if they were a sandwich and you can fill them with any ingredient you'd like: it can be salty (cream cheese, salmon, tomato, eggs, etc.) or sweet (mermelade, peanut butter, chocolate, etc.). They are usually served toasted and made on the spot.

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Cheesecake

Perfect for dessert

The main, and thickest layer, consists of a mixture of soft, fresh cheese, eggs, vanilla and sugar; if there is a bottom layer it often consists of a crust or ...

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The main, and thickest layer, consists of a mixture of soft, fresh cheese, eggs, vanilla and sugar; if there is a bottom layer it often consists of a crust or base made from crushed cookies, graham crackers, pastry, or sponge cake.

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Pizza

Dough topped with ingredients

Although it's an imported dish, pizza is very common around New Yorkers.

Bars & Restaurants

Bars & Restaurants


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