New York's Top Places to Eat & Drink


  • The Little Owl, West Village – a charming friendly restaurant that serves seasonal dishes.
  • Bubby’s High Line, MeatPacking District (American) β€“ amazing burger and chips – large outdoor terrace for sunny days.
  • Novecento, SoHo (Argentinian) β€“ romantic restaurant and delicious Argentian steaks.
  •  Gemma, East Village (Italian) β€“ Italian food at its best in NYC – avoid tourist traps in Little Italy and try this restaurant that everyone is talking about.
  •   Pi Bakerie, SoHo – lovely pastries and fresh fruit juices for the perfect brunch.
  • The Meatball Shop β€“ Great concept and there are 6 restaurants spread out over NYC. I went to the one in Williamsburg. A mixture of different meatballs and sauces. All fresh products. Choose exactly how you want to eat your meatballs . They also make the best homemade lemonades.



  • Vin et Fleurs, SoHo – enjoy a good glass of French wine whilst being surrounded with beautiful flowers in this charming bar.
  •  Pera Soho β€“ ideal on a sunny day as they have an outdoor garden – its gets very busy on the weekend so make sure to book a table.
  • The GarretWest Village – speakeasy above a Five Guys burger joint, delicious cocktails and great music – very cool.
  •  NoMo SoHo Hotel β€“ beautiful hotel bar – you feel as though you are in a botanical garden and the music is really good.
  • The James New York, SoHo  β€“ hotel rooftop with a swimming pool for ideal sunset views like these: