New York City has long had a reputation for good food – whether it’s a classic Italian restaurant, a morning brunch in downtown Manhattan, or a quick cocktail at an upscale bar after work – you can find it all within NYC’s five boroughs. But let’s face it: nowadays going somewhere to eat is more than just the perfect taste – you’ve got to do it for the ‘Gram. Here are a few of New York City’s best eating spots that are as Instagram-worthy as they are tasty. This is just a handful – what are your favorites?
When you enter Broadway Lounge, you’re greeted by bright floor-to-ceiling windows, with spectacular views of Times Square. Now what’s better than a selfie in the most photographed place in the world? Located within walking distance of Broadway shows, its stunning views along with the day and night menu are just waiting to be photographed.
The Vine NYC
Looking for the ultimate New York bar? The Vine NYC does not disappoint. From its striking hanging light installation to its stunning high ceilings and exposed beams, you’ll want to order multiple aesthetically-colored cocktails to fuel your Insta-shoot. Not to mention – the food itself looks amazing.
Re-inventing the concept of a family restaurant in the NOHO neighborhood is MISIRIZZI, as it offers fresh homemade pasta in a cozy house-like venue with stunning pink interiors, ideal for adding personality to your Insta feed.
If elegant, minimal, and Japanese-inspired is your aesthetic, get over to nami nori – and you can be confident you’ll get a delicious feed and great Insta pics of decadent handrolls while you’re at it.
From farm to table this fresh, local organic dining room and bar is one to check out. Not only is the food a rainbow of colors, but it is a haven for Insta-shoot locations such as Pier 17 and the Brooklyn Bridge.
If water views are what you’re after, look no further than The Fulton. As the first seafood restaurant located at Pier 17 you can escape the bustle of the city and discover the romance of the sea whilst enjoying “panoramic views of the Brooklyn Bridge.” Perfect for that arty reflection shot of the water!
Pretend you are Emily in Paris and enjoy a touch of European brasserie dining at Boucherie bar and lounge, which has locations in the West Village, Union Square and Midtown.
Fine & Rare Experience a night of Old New York at this celebrated supper club, where good food and entertainment is merged. The space functions as a blend between a restaurant and a lounge, allowing you to enjoy a bite to eat and a cocktail to sip, all whilst being entertained by live music. They even have the perfect mirror set up to take that ultimate bathroom selfie.
For a casual meal in Midtown head on over to Sabai Thai: they recently expanded their outdoor dining area and now you can have dinner under a ceiling of flowers. Don’t forget set up your camera to capture the stunning arrangement.
As the official caterer of New York Fashion Week, Mangia knows something about getting the ultimate Instagram shot. Situated in three locations across NYC this farm to table café is known for its bright floral arrangements that greet you at the door on arrival. The food is as colorful and beautiful as their exterior, and you’ll be hard pressed to find a bad angle for that Insta pic.
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