The Infatuation's Restaurant Picks

The Infatuation is an app and website, which uses a small team of local editors who dine anonymously to rate and review restaurants. Each restaurant gets a rating, so that you can find the right place for every occasion.

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The Top 15 Restaurants by Cuisine in New York City

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New York City’s 10 Most Iconic Restaurants

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Treat your taste buds: Explore Manhattan restaurants.

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Manhattan's most booked Bonus Point tables
Butcher and Banker NYCButcher and Banker NYC
361 reviews
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Steakhouse | Midtown West, Manhattan

Excellent. Loved it. Amazing food drinks and service More

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The Regency Bar & GrillThe Regency Bar & Grill
91 reviews
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American | Midtown East, Manhattan

Its an excellent but pricey place for every meal, with diverse options from vegetarian to American to Asian, all done well. The room is elegant without being stuffy. The service is discreet and attentive. Hard to go wrong so long as cost is no object. More

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ScopaScopa
100 reviews
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Italian | Chelsea, Manhattan

Best calamari and vodka raviolis ever... put that it’s vodka on the menu cause it makes it more awesome. More

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Ethos - GalleryEthos - Gallery
1688 reviews
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Greek | Midtown East, Manhattan

Great authentic greek cuisine. Fun and friendly staff. Reservations are essential! More

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Sparks Steak HouseSparks Steak House
2811 reviews
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Steakhouse | Midtown East, Manhattan

Seeing an old friend from out of town. More

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Specials at top restaurants in Manhattan

Enjoy great restaurant specials, set menus, and more
Sarabeth's Park Avenue SouthSarabeth's Park Avenue South
1849 reviews
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American | Gramercy / Flatiron, Manhattan

This location is a good one for business lunches. There are usually tables open and the assortment of brunch and lunch choices and drinks please just about everybody. More

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Benjamin Steakhouse PrimeBenjamin Steakhouse Prime
587 reviews
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American | Midtown East, Manhattan

Overall outstanding service, food, and ambiance. More

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Sen SakanaSen Sakana
479 reviews
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Sushi | Midtown West, Manhattan

Our waitress Bella was affable and knowledgeable! Excellent food! More

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PergolaPergola
304 reviews
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Mediterranean | Chelsea, Manhattan

This place is a great place to hang out w friends and simply have fun people watching if you are dining solo!! The music is energetic & people are lively! Service is as good as it gets w lots of people. Recommend making reservations! More

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Crave Fishbar - MidtownCrave Fishbar - Midtown
1611 reviews
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Seafood | Midtown East, Manhattan

They made us feel very special on our anniversary. The food and service was impeccable More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Manhattan's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
Belle Harlem1. Belle Harlem
317 reviews
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Contemporary American | Harlem, Manhattan

We loved our experience here! We ate amazing food, drank incredible wine and because the restaurant is so intimate we met new friends. Highly recommend for a memorable experience. More

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Atera2. Atera
662 reviews
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Contemporary American | TriBeCa - Downtown, Manhattan

Awesome!! I love it!!!! More

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Sushi Kaito3. Sushi Kaito
223 reviews
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Sushi | Upper West Side, Manhattan

Can you give six stars? Omakase from people who understand it. Spectacular fish. Exceptional knife work (not flashy, just good). Attentive service. Not cheap (omakase never is) but in the NYC context, fair. And the chefs and the wait staff are accommodating, nice, and skilled. More

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Omakase Room by Tatsu4. Omakase Room by Tatsu
140 reviews
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Japanese | West Village, Manhattan

The best sushi I have ever eaten. Incredible. More

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Tempura Matsui5. Tempura Matsui
203 reviews
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Japanese | Midtown East, Manhattan

Excellent experience for tempura More

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New to OpenTable

Manhattan restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
Elysian Fields CafeElysian Fields Cafe
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Mediterranean | Upper West Side, Manhattan

Welcome to Elysian Fields Cafe, where we bring you a taste of the Mediterranean through Greek rustic cuisine.

Our door is always open for your to join us! With seasonal fare and fresh farm and sea to table ingredients, we are sure to awaken the appetite in you. Take a walk through Elysian Fields Cafe and escape the ordinary.

Our sustainable menu yields imported and locally sourced produce, meats, fish and other ingredients.

Enjoy our organic and bio dynamic wines, specialty craft beers, and a variety of spirits.More

St. Tropez - SOHOSt. Tropez - SOHO
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French | SoHo, Manhattan

St Tropez Wine Bar provides a cozy and festive environment to its guests; just as you would expect from the South of France’s generous culture. The refined wood on the ceiling and shelves, combined with the diffused lights and candles, contribute to a warm and vibrant atmosphere. Our open kitchen concept and the massive communal table located in the heart of the restaurant set the tone for the values and beliefs we intend to bring to the place – sharing and caring.More

The Row HarlemThe Row Harlem
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American | Harlem, Manhattan

The Row Harlem is considered one of the premier restaurants in the city, with its unique upscale atmosphere and superb New York Cuisine.More

Tuttles Bar & GrillTuttles Bar & Grill
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Grill | Murray Hill, Manhattan

Located in the heart of Murray Hill, Tuttles Bar, Grill and Garden offers you a friendly respite from the hustle of NYC. Tuttles is designed to capture a comfortable and friendly feel with two levels of indoor dining and an extensive beer garden. Our second level offers a spacious layout with a balcony area overlooking our beer garden which can be used for private events.More

Wagamama (Murray Hill - 39th Street)Wagamama (Murray Hill - 39th Street)
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Asian | Murray Hill, Manhattan

wagamama is different.
it’s not just japanese, chinese or korean. it’s a fresh take on great asian fusion food.
our exec chef has been travelling extensively across asia, selecting his favorite flavors and recipes and has given them a modern, nourishing twist, the wagamama way
we believe in eating informally | on long communal benches | together with your friends | when you want. come from work. come in your gym clothes. we call this nourishment from bowl to soul More