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New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes
Peking Duck House is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

1. Peking Duck House

8.0
28 Mott St Frnt A (btwn Mosco St & Pell St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante de pato pekinés · Chinatown · 93 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Whole ducks with perfectly crisp skins are brought to tables and carved before diners by skilled servers. Bring a group and a few bottles of wine — the restaurant is BYOB. Leer más.

Nobu is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

2. Nobu

105 Hudson St (at Franklin St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante japonés · Tribeca · 194 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Nobu’s black cod is marinated in a combination of miso, sake, and mirin for three days before cooking. The result is a piece of fish with a burnished crust and buttery interior. Leer más.

Russ & Daughters is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

3. Russ & Daughters

9.3
179 E Houston St (btwn Allen & Orchard St), Nueva York, NY
Tienda Gourmet · Lower East Side · 421 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: NYC might have better bagels and you could argue that there are other lox worth seeking out, but there is no better bagel and lox experience than the one at Russ & Daughters. Leer más.

Katz's Delicatessen is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

4. Katz's Delicatessen

9.0
205 E Houston St (at Ludlow St), Nueva York, NY
Local de sándwiches · Lower East Side · 1432 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Katz's serves New York's favorite pastrami sandwich. It's not a sloppy pile of beef and as Robert Sietsema notes, "the flavor is emphatically smokier" than other popular versions served around town. Leer más.

Blue Ribbon Brasserie is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

5. Blue Ribbon Brasserie

9.0
97 Sullivan St (btwn Prince & Spring St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante americano · SoHo · 151 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Eric and Bruce Bromberg's signature dish at Blue Ribbon pairs rich, gooey bone marrow with a mixture of salty braised oxtail, vegetables, and herbs. Leer más.

Mamoun's Falafel is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

6. Mamoun's Falafel

8.4
119 Macdougal St (btwn Minetta Ln & W 3rd St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante de falafel · Greenwich Village · 335 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: With its luxuriance of fried chickpea fritters, nutty tasting tahini, and fresh greens, onions, and tomatoes, Mamoun's falafel redefined a quick bite for New Yorkers. Leer más.

Superiority Burger is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

7. Superiority Burger

7.9
430 E 9th St (btwn 1st Ave & Ave A), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante vegetariano/vegano · East Village · 148 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The Superiority Burger patty has a nice crust and pleasantly crumbly interior. It comes with plum tomatoes, Muenster cheese, and iceberg lettuce, on a Martin's potato roll. Leer más.

Joe's Pizza is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

8. Joe's Pizza

8.9
7 Carmine St (at 6th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Pizzería · West Village · 450 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Joe's Pizza serves the quintessential New York slice. The crust is thin and crisp, with even layers of cheese and tomato sauce. Leer más.

Carbone is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

9. Carbone

9.2
181 Thompson St (btwn Bleecker & W Houston St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante italiano · Greenwich Village · 238 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: For their ultra luxe version of veal parm, Carbone uses premium veal from Pat LaFrieda, plus house-made mozzarella and a bright, unfussy tomato sauce. It is the platonic ideal of a veal parm. Leer más.

Veselka is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

10. Veselka

8.8
144 2nd Ave (at E 9th St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante ucraniano · East Village · 646 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: A plate of pierogies with sour cream and caramelized onions is the essential order — they're made in house and the restaurant goes through a lot of them, so you know they're gonna be fresh. Leer más.

Momofuku Noodle Bar is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

11. Momofuku Noodle Bar

8.2
171 1st Ave (btwn E 10th & E 11th St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante de ramen · East Village · 850 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Chang's pork buns have big, plump slabs of pork belly sticking out from the bun like a cartoon tongue, with clean cucumbers and earthy hoisin sauce between the meat and the dough. Leer más.

Barbuto is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

12. Barbuto

775 Washington St (btwn Jane St & 12th St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante italiano · West Village · 336 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Served with an Italian salsa verde redolent of anchovies and capers, the half chicken is every bit as good as it ever was, perhaps better. Leer más.

The Spotted Pig is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

13. The Spotted Pig

314 W 11th St (at Greenwich St), Nueva York, NY
Gastropub · West Village · 846 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The roquefort-topped burger is one of the dishes that kicked off the haute burger craze, but it also deserves special recognition as the menu item that got diners hooked on Bloomfield's cuisine. Leer más.

Gotham Bar and Grill is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

14. Gotham Bar and Grill

12 E 12th St (btwn University Pl & 5th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante de nueva cocina americana · Greenwich Village · 220 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: A lot of restaurants now serve tuna tartare towers like Gotham Bar and Grill, but the original is still the best. Leer más.

Del Posto is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

15. Del Posto

85 10th Ave (at W 16th St), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante italiano · Chelsea · 278 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Like the rest of the Del Posto menu, Mark Ladner's show-stopping baked lasagna combines the best of the Italian and Italian-American culinary traditions. Leer más.

Shake Shack is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

16. Shake Shack

9.1
Madison Square Park (Madison Ave & E 23rd St), Nueva York, NY
Hamburguesería · NoMad · 1238 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The secret to the Shackburger's ever-lasting popularity is the patty, which has big beef flavor and just a hint of funkiness. Leer más.

The NoMad Restaurant is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

17. The NoMad Restaurant

1170 Broadway (inside NoMad Hotel), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante americano · NoMad · 392 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: New York City is overrun with chickens for two, but this is the bird to beat. Daniel Humm stuffs a mixture of foie gras, black truffles, and bread crumbs between the skin and the meat. Leer más.

Grand Central Oyster Bar is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

18. Grand Central Oyster Bar

7.5
89 E 42nd St (Grand Central Terminal), Nueva York, NY
Marisquería · Midtown East · 400 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The oyster pan roast is made with clam juice, Worcestershire sauce, paprika, Heinz chili sauce, celery salt, and half & half. It contains six Blue Point oysters from Long Island Sound. Leer más.

Keens Steakhouse is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

19. Keens Steakhouse

8.9
72 W 36th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Steakhouse · Koreatown · 475 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: This massive, flavorful mutton chop (actually a saddle of lamb) is well worth a trip to Keens, especially when you tack on a wedge salad, or a side of the famed prime rib hash. Leer más.

21 Club is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

20. 21 Club

21 W 52nd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante americano · Midtown East · 129 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The chicken hash — a mixture of cubed chicken, cream, Worcestershire sauce, eggs, butter, and sherry — is a real throwback to a different era. It’s pure, pull-no-punches comfort food. Leer más.

The Halal Guys is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

21. The Halal Guys

8.6
W 53rd St (at 6th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Restaurante halal · Theater District · 895 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Office workers and tourists alike line up day and night for the combo over rice at Halal Guys. You feel like a beast finishing one of these tubs of meat, rice, and tangy white sauce. Leer más.

Marea is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

22. Marea

9.3
240 Central Park S (at 59th St & Broadway), Nueva York, NY
Marisquería · Theater District · 355 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: For the fusili, fresh octopus is first braised in red wine and tomato sauce. The pasta is then tossed in the sauce, and the chunks of bone marrow are added to the mix. Leer más.

Le Cirque Cafe is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

23. Le Cirque Cafe

151 E 58th St (Between Lexington & 3rd Aves), Nueva York, NY
Bistró · Midtown East · 131 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The pasta primavera is not listed on the menu, but you can order it by name. Leer más.

Gray's Papaya is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

24. Gray's Papaya

7.8
2090 Broadway (at W 72nd St), Nueva York, NY
Local de Hot Dogs · Lincoln Square · 242 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The Recession Special, which includes two dogs and a papaya drink (or soda) for $4.95, is still one of NYC's greatest deals. Leer más.

Glaser's Bake Shop is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

25. Glaser's Bake Shop

1670 1st Ave (87th Street), Nueva York, NY
Panadería · Yorkville · 63 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Black and whites are the unofficial cookies of NYC, and this ancient bakery offers some of the best. Leer más.

Joe's Shanghai 鹿鸣春 is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

26. Joe's Shanghai 鹿鸣春

7.6
136-21 37th Ave, Flushing, NY
Restaurante de dumplings · 97 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: A lot of restaurants serve good soup dumplings these days, but Joe's is the one that kickstarted New York's obsession with this delicacy. Leer más.

Peter Luger Steak House is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

27. Peter Luger Steak House

8.8
178 Broadway (at Driggs Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Steakhouse · Williamsburg · 683 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Peter Luger's porterhouse hits the table in a pool of hot butter and blood, with the filet and sirloin pre-sliced. Leer más.

Di Fara Pizza is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

28. Di Fara Pizza

8.4
1424 Avenue J (at E 15th St), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzería · Midwood · 348 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: Pies are topped with a three cheese blend, snips of fresh basil, and a thin layer of olive oil. Leer más.

Brennan & Carr is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

29. Brennan & Carr

8.3
3432 Nostrand Ave (at Avenue U), Brooklyn, NY
Local de sándwiches · Sheepshead Bay · 111 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The signature dish at this beloved Gravesend institution is a Kaiser roll full of a roast beef that's liberally doused in a thin, salty liquid known as "the broth." Leer más.

Totonno's Pizzeria Napolitano is one of New York City's 30 Most Iconic Dishes.

30. Totonno's Pizzeria Napolitano

8.0
1524 Neptune Ave (btwn W 15th & W 16th St.), Brooklyn, NY
Pizzería · Coney Island · 109 tips y reseñas

EaterEater: The crust has a char that may surprise diners who have never tasted real coal oven pizza before, and the toppings are delicately applied. Leer más.