Word of Mouth: Pichet Ong's New York

Staff Writer
Get tips on the best dining and nightlife in New York from renowned pastry chef, Pichet Ong.
Pichet Ong
Courtesy of Arthur Bovino

Pichet Ong

Brunch: Vinegar Hill House

Fancy: Annisa

Best Value: The Vanderbilt

Bar Scene/Drinks: Dutch Kills

Business Lunch: ABC Tavern

Burger: Minetta Tavern

Pizza: Franny's

Sandwich: Num Pang

Food Truck: Dessert Truck

Regional: Pure Thai Shophouse

Hidden Gem: Roberta's

Mexican/Latin American: Yerba Buena Perry

Japanese: 1 or 8 for sushi and Hasaki for general

Spanish/Tapas: Txikito

Thai/Southeast Asian: Café Asean

Wine List: Bar Henry

Chinese: Dim Sum Go Go

Seafood: Pearl Oyster Bar

Steak: Porterhouse

Italian: Al di Là

Barbecue: Fette Sau

Desserts: Daniel

Indian: Devi or Tabla

Vegetarian: Pure Food and Wine

Wild Card: Dirt Candy