How to Eat Like a Real New Yorker

Don’t want to stick out like sore thumb in New York? Follow these food cues to fit right in
How to Eat Like a Real New Yorker
Always fold your pizza in half. Never — and we mean never — take out a knife and fork to cut it up.

Always fold your pizza in half. Never — and we mean never — take out a knife and fork to cut it up.

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Take a photo of your food and post it to Instagram before (or as) you eat it, obviously.

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Live your life by New York’s Golden Rule: Delivery. Order in, order in, order in.

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Don’t even think about ordering that bagel toasted.

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Spend $5 on coffee, then $2 on a hotdog with everything on it, all in the same walk.

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Make dinner reservations for 10 p.m. on a Wednesday night because that’s totally normal. (No, this isn’t Spain, but this is the city that never sleeps.)

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Always have a to-go cup of coffee in your hand.

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Complain about people who wait in line for trendy food, then do it anyway “for the experience” while Instagramming about it.

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Have a go-to Halal guy.

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Faint whenever your cocktail comes out to under $12.

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Partake in the sacred ritual of brunch on weekends.

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