Long known as a melting pot of cultures, food & drink in New York City is also a melting pot of flavours. If you’re craving it, it can be found.
Hot Dogs – A New York City staple best picked up from a street cart and topped with your favourite extras. Halal and vegetarian options are widely available.
Pizza – Sold by the slice in a multitude of flavours these are available all over town and make a great snack while out and about.
Pretzels – Get them hot and salty to power your sightseeing adventures. A typical food of New York City.
Asian – Many options can be found including Chinese, Thai, Korean and Japanese. Sushi is very popular and Korean barbecue is gaining popularity.
African – Bringing the spice and flavour of the African continent you can find for example Senegalese, Nigerian and Ethiopian fare. Spicy lamb dishes and vegetable creations are a particular specialty.
Latin American – Migration from the Latin American countries has a long history in New York City and these immigrants brought with them their traditional cuisine. Diverse flavours abound in meat and fish dishes, especially with a hint of chili.
Middle-eastern – Traditional favourites like kebab and kofta are easy to find as are many other examples from the Middle East.
Coffee – Available everywhere, anytime. Major chains like Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts are found throughout the city along with countless charming and trendy cafés. All the usual styles are available.
Beer – Basically any beer brand can be found including American favourites and many offerings from the State’s burgeoning craft beer scene.
Wine & Spirits – Widely available.