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The Seven Best Outdoor Food Markets in New York City

Luke's Lobster Shrimp Crab and Lobster Roll

Outdoor food markets have become a lot more popular in last few years in New York City. You can truly find some interesting and yummy dishes in these markets. There really is no better time to check them out than the summer time so here are the seven best outdoor food markets in New York…

Our Guide to Dining in the Chelsea Market, New York City

Chelsea Market is always buzzing with excitement and it has been going strong for 20 years. It has easily become the must see foodie destination in New York City. Here is our guide to dining in the Chelsea Market. Any of these restaurants are worth the trip alone! Tuck Shop

The Seven Best Congee in New York City

Congee aka jook or rice porridge is the ultimate Chinese comfort food. It can be a quick breakfast, a delicious snack or even lunch on the go! It gives you an energy boost and for us, it is absolutely essential on chillier days. So with that in mind, here is our list for the seven…

Where to Eat Around Union Square, New York City

There is no shortage of great dining options around Union Square. From one of the best dim sum restaurants in the world to an icon of the New York City dining scene, this is our list on where to eat around Union Square. Joe’s Pizza – 150 E 14th St Joe's Pizza Fresh Mozz Pie

Where to Eat in Battery Park City, New York City

Battery Park City Banner In the last few years, Battery Park City has really stepped up their dining options. In fact, it has quickly become one of our favorite dining destinations in New York City. Here is our guide on where to eat in Battery Park City! Parm –…

NYC Foodie Link Roundup: Yummy Lunch & Dinner Recommendations, The Best Snacks in Chinatown and More!

This month’s NYC Foodie Link Roundup is all about food! We look at the best snacks in Chinatown, yummy lunch and dinner recommendations in New York City and much, much more. Also we are highlighting the best pictures we came across on Instagram in our new The Best of Instagram section. Foodie Approved: 10 Gourmet…

The 7 Best Food Courts and Food Markets in New York City

Food Courts Banner Food courts also known as food markets or food halls offer a lot of different options for even the pickiest of eaters. They are great to pick up a quick lunch or dinner and they are great when dining with large groups. A number of excellent…

Where to Eat Around Penn Station and Madison Square Garden

Penn Station Banner Every day more than 600,000 people make their way to and around Penn Station and even more people pass through the area when there is a major sporting event or concert at Madison Square Garden. If you are ever one of the 600,000+ people, you may…

Eating in Chinatown and Little Italy for $40 a Day

Whether you are visiting Chinatown and Little Italy for a just day or whether you are a local checking out new neighborhoods, there are a lot of great options for food here. Even with a budget, you can try some of the most popular restaurants and some of the most popular dishes both neighborhoods have…

New York City Business Spotlight: Margherita NYC

There are a ton of pizzerias in New York City and in fact there are a bunch of pizzerias in Little Italy alone. Margherita NYC (197 Grand St) in the heart of Little Italy (located two storefronts from Ferrara’s Bakery) is still a relative newcomer to the neighborhood but yet they have created a buzz…

The Best Crispy Chicken Sandwiches in New York City

Crispy chicken sandwiches (sometimes known as fried chicken sandwiches) can be dangerously addictive. In just the last few months or so, there have been a bunch more tempting options to try and here are the best crispy chicken sandwiches in New York City. Chick-fil-A – 1000 6th Ave Chick-fil-A finally opened a branch in New…

The Best Lobster Rolls in New York City

Lobster rolls are perfect for the summer! They are cool and refreshing and in the last couple of years, there have been a lot more options added. We narrowed it down and here are the best lobster rolls in New York City. Luke’s Lobster – 93 E. 7th Street & Other Locations After all these…

The Best Burgers in New York City

If you are anything like us here at Ahoy New York, you are craving for that perfect burger. Luckily, there are a lot of contenders in New York City. Here are some of our favorites and here is our list of the best burgers in New York City. Umami Burger – 432 Sixth Ave &…

The Best Specialty Restaurants in New York City

Are you looking for the best meatballs, lobster or maybe rice pudding? We have done our homework and found that there are specialty restaurants here in NYC focusing on only these amazing dishes! This concept has become a very popular trend. Here are the best specialty restaurants (sometimes known as one dish restaurants or single…

The Best Baos in Chinatown

If you are hungry and looking for a tasty, cheap lunch that is great on the go, Chinese buns aka baos are a great option! Baos often only set you back about a buck and they can be found in Chinese bakeries and dim sum restaurants across Chinatown. They can be served baked or steamed…

The Best Restaurants in New York City of 2014

Happy New Year! We wanted to take a quick look back at 2014. It was truly a big year for the New York food scene. There were a number of high profile restaurant openings, adding many tempting new options to try. Here are the best restaurants in New York City of 2014. Mission Chinese Food…

The Best Lunch Spots in Chinatown, New York City

Let’s be honest. Who isn’t looking for a good, affordable place for lunch? There are actually a ton of options in Chinatown! So from noodles to congee, we have the best lunch spots in Chinatown, New York City. Cafe Hong Kong – 51 Bayard St For less than $10, you can order almost everything on…

The Best Restaurants in New York City for Takeout

It is no secret that New York City is always bustling and can be fast moving. Sometimes you are in a hurry and need to take your lunch or dinner to go. To help, here are the best restaurants in New York City for takeout. Cutting Board – 53 Bayard St If you are in…

The Best Noodle Shops in Chinatown, New York City

Chinatown is known for their many noodle shops. There is surprisingly quite a bit of variety that you can find. From Chinese wonton noodle soup to cold Japanese soba noodles, here are the best noodle shops in Chinatown, New York City. HK Wonton Garden – 79 Mulberry St HK Wonton Garden is the premier place…

The Best Off the Beaten Path Pizzerias in New York City

There are hundreds of pizzerias in New York City and often we find that there are some great gems that get lost in the crowd. Ahoy New York wants to highlight some of these great finds so here are the best off the beaten path pizzerias in New York City. Whether you like thin or…