Word of Mouth: Rev Ciancio's Best of New York

Get tips on the best dining and nightlife in New York City from Rev Ciancio, author of the blog Burger Conquest.

Rev Ciancio, the author of the Burger Conquest, a "Glorious Pursuit of Delicious Burgers," and the self-proclaimed "World’s Most Socially Connected Burger Blogger," names his favorite spots around New York City:

Brunch: Sunburnt Cow

Fancy: La Masseria

Best Value: Black Shack

Bar Scene/Drinks: Idle Hands

Business Lunch: RUB BBQ

Burger: RUB BBQ

Pizza: Posto

Sandwich: Defonte's Sandwich Shop

Food Truck: Grill 'Em All Truck 

Hidden Gem: Idle Hands 

Mexican/Latin-American: La Lucha 

Japanese: Benihana 

Spanish/Tapas: Poco 

Wine List: Riposo 46  

Seafood: Lure  

Steak: Bobby Van's Steakhouse 

Italian: La Masseria

Barbeque: RUB BBQ

Desserts: Quality Meats 

Vegetarian: Curly's Lunch 

Wild Card: Best Hot Wings: Bar Coastal