Italian national treasure Giovanni Rana started out 50 years ago delivering fresh pasta to overworked Italian moms on a red motor scooter. Now, with a European pasta empire under his belt, he's com... read more
Welcoming visitors with a distinctively pungent air, the Bedford Cheese Shop offers specialty goods for the indie cheese connoisseur. Knowledgeable staff eases potentially difficult decision-making... read more
Friendly take-out shop selling 50 craft beers. Eight tap lines, growlers for varied volumes. Smart cheese selection steers mostly domestic, with a few rare imports. Complete your gourmet spread wit... read more
Storied cheese shop from Seattle opens a magisterial dairy temple north of Union Square. Three levels: dark basement-level bar, bustling main cafe floor, and mezzanine overlooking the cheese vats. ... read more
Could be the product of the world's coolest librarian and a great designer, if they were both devoted winos. Bright shop with big selection would make even a teetotaler curious to figure out w... read more
Modern, stylish, quaint cafe setting. Espresso bar with D&D Blend specialties as well as European import labels. Exotic herbal teas include peppermint, lemon, green and Chai. Delictible hot cho... read more
Consumer heaven in a place of worship, how fitting. With a J Sisters Salon, Alexander West tailor, Havaianas store and a green market, you could be here all day. But then again, why go to the mall ... read more
Artisanal meat in Chelsea Market. Seriously gorgeous array of hand-picked proteins that didn’t travel too far to get here. Humanely raised from small farmers leaning heavily on grass-fed and ... read more
All-natural, organic alternatives (no wheat, gluten, dairy, casein, or eggs), great for food allergy-sensitive kiddies and moderately healthy adults. Vegan-friendly with no refined sugar, somehow m... read more
Pull a numbered tab out of the dispenser and soak in the tradition. Specializes in caviar and smoked fish, with tasty bagels and cream cheese to make a full meal. Been around since 1914, still run ... read more
Posh, French cafe layout. Clean and modern with impeccable service and experts in each department ready to solve a culinary crisis at a moment's notice. Specialists found in cheese shop, butcher sh... read more
From organic beauty products to hemp shoes and solar iPod chargers, leaves no environmental stone unturned. Give a gift to the environment when you shop local, organic, recycled, fair trade, and bi... read more
Digestives, meat pies, Vegemite! Oh, my! Anglophiles and homesick Brits rejoice and unite at this British grocery store nestled in the West Village. Fresh bangers, Irish cheddar, and British biscui... read more
You know how Spanish tapas restaurants are great, but you never quite get enough to eat, and you spend way too much to feel good about it? This shop is the antidote. Get all the awesome Iberian stu... read more
Ginormous natural foods store practically takes up an entire city block on the Lower East Side. If you can put it in your mouth, they've got it, or at least a fancy, organic, expensive version of i... read more
Tight squeeze space allows keen observation of the Billy's frosting technique on the other side of the counter. Known for cupcakes, refrigerator cake, and vanilla buttercream flavoring. Cozy bench ... read more
Stationed between Ninth and Tenth avenues, early 1900s factory once belonged to Nabisco and produced the world's first Oreo. Fresh-baked goods, seafood, and organic produce are staples on avenue-lo... read more
Tasty, exotic flavors that change seasonally. Classics (chocolate, vanilla, strawberry) always present and all flavors made with only natural, organic ingredients. read more
Sandy tried to leave some literal watermarks, but riverfront perch ...
Restaurant and lounge inspired by early 20th-century music recordin...
For women who love that beach chic look, this spot really does have...
One-stop shopping with great blend of cutting-edge chic and ready-t...
Neighborhood burger and shake spot nabs awesome name, restored Harl...