Food & Recipes

The Best Restaurants in NYC

by Rachael Ray Show Staff 3:00 AM, May 31, 2018

Rachael Ray Show

Aired May 31, 2018

Photo courtesy of Corry Arnold, Le Coucou

New York City may be the city that never sleeps, but it’s ALSO the city that never stops eating -- because there’s just Too. Much. To. Try. (Seriously, a near-empty restaurant is hard to come by.)

Don’t know where to go first? We've got you covered with a list of the best restaurants in NY, according to some of our favorite foodie friends!

Clodagh McKenna: ABC Kitchen

Fabio Viviani and Emeril Lagasse: Babbo

The Pizza Cousins: Blue Ribbon Brasserie 

Daniel Holzman: Daniel

Buddy Valastro: Del Posto

Mike Solomonov and Curtis Stone: Eleven Madison Park 

Graham Elliot:
Empéllon

Marc Murphy: Esca

Jason Smith and Michael Chernow:
Estela

Jet Tila and Kelsey Nixon:
Gato

Richard Blais: Her Name is Han 

Alex Guarnaschelli and Josh Capon:
Jean-Georges 

Jeff Mauro: Katz's Delicatessen

Chris Kimball and Scott Conant: Le Bernardin

Gail Simmons, Melissa Clark, and Rachael Ray: Le Coucou

Stephanie Izard: Mission Chinese Food 

Ryan Scott:
Paowalla

Geno Vento: Patsy's Pizzeria

Floyd Cardoz: Per Se

Hugh Mangum: Pok Pok

Duff Goldman: Shake Shack

Daym Drops: Uncle Jack's Steakhouse