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Valentine's Day Gift Giving: New York Experiences

(January 23, 2018) - It’s almost Valentine’s Day and it’s time to start brainstorming gift ideas for your partner, spouse, or special friend. Move over “Material Girls” and “Material Boys,” marketing experts say that there’s been a shift in consumer values and more people are enjoying experiences that promote happiness, well-being, and bonding over material items, which eventually lose their luster. Here are a host of experience ideas to share with loved ones. They also offer a great way to make new memories. (read the story...)

The Best Restaurants for Valentine's Day in NYC

(January 23, 2018) - Dining in New York just lends itself to romance. Fine food, sharp service, and sophistication aplenty make it easy to have a special night out. Valentine's Day is no exception, with the city's best restaurants rolling out winter menus for February 2018 that make it hard to narrow down the choices. We've gathered up the best of the best—with surf 'n' turf, Champagne toasts, and chocolate mousse making their way into the mix—for our picks of the best Valentine's Day restaurants in NYC. (read the story...)

The Best of Restaurant Week NYC 2018

(January 22, 2018) - It may be the depth of mid-winter in New York, but you’ll find plenty of possibilities for warmth during 2017 Restaurant Week. A hefty 376 spots participate, rolling out a very affordable red carpet with three-course specials for both lunch and dinner. The cost is a fraction of what you might find other weeks—$29 for lunch and $42 for dinner (not including tax and tip). (read the story...)

Best Armenian Food NYC

(January 19, 2018) - Armenia is the little country in the Caucasus Mountains, at the hinge of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, and Russia. Armenia carries great historical importance as the country the Kardashians are kind of from and you'd think that essential fact would be reason enough for a few Armenian spots to open in New York on interest alone. However, there are arguably no Armenian-only restaurants left in the city. But that doesn’t mean you can’t sample this country’s cuisine on a few menus throughout New York. Find a few below! (read the story...)

Uptown or Downtown, Morton's Serves 'The Best Steak Anywhere!'

(January 12, 2018) - The first Morton’s The Steakhouse opened in Chicago in 1978. Now Morton’s has 40 years of service under its belt and dozens of locations to its name, both in the U.S. and abroad. Come celebrate 40 years of fine steak, fine wine, and more at one of two Morton's locations in Manhattan! Bring a date, business associate, or a whole party to either location for an outstanding meal and impeccable service. Here’s everything you need to know about Morton’s The Steakhouse in Midtown East and the Financial District. (read the story...)

Top 5 German Restaurants in NYC

(January 12, 2018) - Break out the bratwurst, wise up on wiener schnitzel, and buy a beer or two at these German restaurants in New York. Whether you’re looking for a beer hall, a quick counter, or a cozy place to tuck into some sausage and cabbage, you can find it here. Time it right, and you may even hear an accordion while you’re at it. (read the story...)

Where to Eat with Kids Near National Geographic: Ocean Odyssey

(January 05, 2018) - National Geographic’s Encounter: Ocean Odyssey is sure to be a highlight of your family’s experience in New York. At this one-of-a-kind experience, you’ll walk through chambers full of ocean life, with dazzling images of seals, whales, and all kinds of fish! When you walk out, don’t wander around Times Square hungry, frantically searching on your phone for where to eat. Just go to one of these restaurants nearby, all of which are perfect for kids. (read the story...)

New York Coupons: Free $20 Game Play at Dave & Buster's

(January 05, 2018) - Centrally located in Times Square, New York's Dave & Buster's is a casual, super-fun destination for great American fare, signature drinks, and all kinds of video and interactive games—from old-time classics to today’s action-packed latest. There’s also a host of prizes for winners! Double your playing when you double your money with City Guide's discount promo code. (read the story...)

New York Coupons: Save $10 at Planet Hollywood

(December 27, 2017) - Save $10 at Planet Hollywood when you use City Guide's coupon. (read the story...)

6 Incredible Ethiopian Restaurants in New York City

(December 22, 2017) - If you’ve ever found yourself scooping everything with bread during a meal, Ethiopian food is for you. All dishes are served on top of injera, a fluffy, slightly sour flatbread made primarily of teff flour. Utensils aren’t customary in Ethiopia: you just tear off a piece of injera and pick up whatever vegetable or meat dish you like. From Brooklyn to Harlem, Ethiopian restaurants serve amazing injera and spicy, complex heaps of goodness on top of it. (read the story...)

The Best Filipino Food in New York City

(December 22, 2017) - The island nation of the Philippines is influenced by a wide variety of cultures from around the world, including those of Japan, China, India, and Spain. As such, the country serves amazing dishes that speaks to both its influences and its individual ingenuities. Filipino food seems to be experiencing an ever-important moment among foodies these days, and we’ll take this opportunity to jump on that jeepney. Join us by trying these tip-top Filipino restaurants in New York! (read the story...)

Cheers to Good Stock's Detoxifying Soups

(December 22, 2017) - Welcome to 2018! Losing weight, eating well, and staying healthy earned top spots on many new year’s resolutions lists. Artisanal soup company Good Stock knows that we’ve all partied a wee bit too much the last few weeks. The company invites health conscious folks to indulge in the detoxifying qualities of its detox and cleanse soups. (read the story...)

Celebrating the Season: Private Party Spaces in NYC

(December 14, 2017) - New York restaurants are notoriously short on space, but we've gathered up some great exceptions for holiday and special occasion dining in a private party group space as only New York can do it. (read the story...)

NYC Bakeries to Visit During the Holiday Shopping Rush

(December 11, 2017) - Between all the holiday shopping it is good to take a breather, relax your feet and mind for a little while, and maybe treat yourself to a little refresher in the form of a cup of coffee and a pastry. It’s not always easy to find the perfect spot to relax when you need it which is why I suggest scheduling in a break once in awhile in advance! Here are some of our favorite bakery spots in New York City. (read the story...)

Best Seasonal Coffees in NYC

(December 01, 2017) - With the weather finally turning (sort of), it’s time to replace your cold brew addiction with some hot espresso-based drinks for the colder months. You might like maple or Nutella or pumpkin spice—seems like there’s nothing you can’t add with coffee these days (although we couldn’t find a bacon latte, which seems like an oversight). Take a look at this list of special coffee drinks to find your favorite new brew. (read the story...)

NYC's Best Chowder Spots

(November 20, 2017) - Late fall is bringing New York some cold winds, but along with the lowering of temperatures comes a range of warming chowders. Many of New York’s chowder hotspots source their ingredients locally. Sample a few varieties by visiting our favorite spots in Manhattan for chowder. (read the story...)

Where to Get the Best Indian Food in Manhattan

(November 03, 2017) - One of the things that make New York City a city most people want to visit is the diversity. There are so many different things to see, to smell, and let's not forget to eat! If you’re one for flavorful and spicy food, you need to check out some of the Indian restaurants while you’re here. New York City is lucky enough to have so many authentic and delicious restaurants that it is almost hard to pick which one to go to sometimes. Here are five you can check out if you’re looking to try some Indian cuisine in New York City. (read the story...)

NYC's 8 Best Farm to Table Restaurants

(October 31, 2017) - Farm to table dining is one the biggest trends taking over the culinary scene, and considering the good it does the environment, the farming industry, and the economy, it’s something New York City couldn’t be happier about. Though the Big Apple is known for its endless concrete and dwindling greenery, these eight restaurants have managed to not only provide a farm-to-table experience for their diners, but to excel at it. (read the story...)

8 Great Restaurants Near One World Observatory

(October 27, 2017) - With the area around One World Trade Center still under development, the dining options are also slim. But there are certainly diamonds in the rough, and we’ve rounded up eight of them for you to try. With the area around One World Trade Center still under development, the dining options are also slim. But there are certainly diamonds in the rough, and we’ve rounded up six of them for you to try. Move towards the water, or walk north to a stellar French wine bar, and you’ll find unique, tasty food you actually want to eat. (read the story...)

Where to Eat After a Visit to the Guggenheim

(October 27, 2017) - The Guggenheim’s storied, spiral-shaped galleries, designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, offer one of the world’s most unique museum experiences. After you’ve taken your winding stroll up the spiral and back down again, have a sit-down, sip some wine, and talk art. These 8 restaurants provide the perfect ambiance and satisfying meals to keep you soaking in the culture for the rest of the day. (read the story...)

The Best Places to Get a Hearty Meal After the NYC Marathon

(October 23, 2017) - A hearty meal will never taste quite as amazing as after the NYC marathon, and these seven hotspots will prove it to you. Enough cheering, it’s time to get yourself a meal. Go on, you earned it! (read the story...)

New York's Can't-Miss Coffee Shops

(October 05, 2017) - Coffee, coffee, coffee. Like what seems like all the rest of the residents of New York City, I am highly addicted to coffee. NYC is all about high tempo. Caffeine surely helps to keep up with the city. Also, a good cup of coffee is flavorful and delicious. If you’re new to New York City and you’re not sure what spots to hit for your daily caffeine intake, check these recommendations out. (read the story...)

Trick or Treat: Where to Get Pumpkin Flavored Foods and Drinks in NYC

(October 03, 2017) - Once autumn arrives, many foodies and flavor enthusiasts start looking forward to the spiced flavors of the season. It seems like every restaurant and bar venue in Manhattan—from the casual to the posh—start to unveil autumn menus, which introduce an array of fun fall flavors. Suddenly food and drinks are awakened with the taste of pumpkin spice, a dash of cinnamon, the taste of apples, and more. Here are a few destinations that celebrate the flavor of pumpkin. (read the story...)

Best Restaurants in West Harlem

(September 29, 2017) - Once a purely residential area, Harlem has become its own destination for visitors to New York, especially those looking to eat well. The Restaurant Rows on Lenox Avenue and Frederick Douglass Boulevard bring Southern-inspired cooking to the north, in addition to other flavors from around the world. (read the story...)

Best Gluten Free Downtown Restaurants in NYC

(September 22, 2017) - Anyone with gluten sensitivity knows that after avoiding wheat products for long enough, you barely miss them. Fortunately, if you find yourself in New York, you won’t have to go without bread, pasta, or pastries. Below are seven of downtown Manhattan’s top spots for those avoiding wheat products. (read the story...)


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