Its second location in NYC, right in the West Village, this whimsical bakery/cafe functions as a mostly carry out-style spot, where Villagers can pick up sweet breakfast treats like croissants and ... read more
EMM crew adds an Asian palace to their Bow/FINALE Bowery funplex. Like their MePa hit Catch, Top Chef Hung Huynh mans the menu. Get social with shareable plates. Chinese inspirations in pepper-stea... read more
Tidy brick and marble storefront serving up serious baked goods. French technique meets fresh American ingredients. Nothing rushed: dough gets three-day fermentations before being transformed int... read more
West Village bakery and cafe serving cake cups and Gorilla Coffee. Individualized portions of cake cups include layers of salted caramel, milk chocolate ganache, peanut butter moose, and raspb... read more
Coffee, croissants, and a place to linger. Crisp white hall of a shop adds a velvety church pew along one side for those going into extra innings. Note the big vintage clock on the wall, ignore the... read more
Rustic bread, delicious paninis, authentic Italian pizza served in osteria-like environment. We recommend the pizza zucchini, bresaola panini, sourdough pullman bread, and the tortino di cioccolato... read more
Sometimes a restaurant opens that makes you wonder, "How did we live without it for so long?" Landbrot is that kind of place. Located in the West Village and LES, this Germany bakery and bar s... read more
Hip café just across the Westside Highway from the water. Exposed vents, concrete floors, brick walls make up warehouse-chic dining space. Brunch, lunch, and dinner menus drop the likes of s... read more
Third-generation pastry chef François Payard fills a void in Battery Park City with this ultra-high end bakery. Covers the basics well—madeleines, macaroons, the best baguettes you've ... read more
City Bakery's green flour movement infiltrates NYU dorm. Powered by wind, cups made of corn for quicker biodegrading. Crispy pignoli cookies nod to former doughboys, maple bacon biscuits don't got ... read more
Third-generation pastry chef François Payard fills a void on the southern end of Greenwich Village with this ultra-high end bakery. Covers the basics well—madeleines, macaroons, the be... read more
Amber waves of grain muraled on the back wall, but your appetite will already be primed by scent of fresh croissants, baguettes, and brioche. Wholesale supplier to Eleven Madison Park and Ssam Bar ... read more
Cupcake-centric confectionery run by gluten-intolerant baker. Mix of vegan treats and those with butter and eggs. Bright East Village shop slings flawless sweets, so good you can't believe it's n... read more
Soho oven of City Bakery's green flour movement. One-ups sibs by salvaging landmark Vesuvio Bakery, no reclaimed hemp required. Crispy pignoli cookies nod to former doughboys, maple bacon biscuits ... read more
The high-class escorts of twisted dough, street pretzels got nothing on these beauts. Plump, Deutsche, and moist, each is hand-coiled by a former Bouley pastry chef. The Alphabet City storefront bu... read more
Not for the lactose-intolerant. Dulce de leche cake, blueberry cream cookies, brilliant soft-serve creations, and The Volcano—potato gratin with gruyere cheese and Benton's bacon—certif... read more
The bald man rocks. Does pretty much everything with chocolate except inject it directly into your eyeballs. (Although there is a Huge Chocolate Syringe, for oral use.) Overhead pipes ostensibly ke... read more
Small establishment offering minimal seating area, but if you don't need a lot of space, this is your place for savory Aussie pies. Mac 'n' cheese pies, BBQ pork pies, lamb shank and vegetable pies... read more
Legendary brownies and more. Upscale/cute bakery in Chelsea Market knows how to push your sugar-craving buttons. Try the Java Witch (with cappuccino chocolate chips), the Blonde Witch (like a choco... read more
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Appointment-only, hour-long guided shopping experience. Second show...