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Best things to do in New York

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Bus Station
“Most immaculate subway in New York City. Great view into what New York is like on a typical chaotic day. However, amongst the hustle and bustle, there is so much history and beauty to this subway station. ”
9 locals recommend
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“Gastro Pub in the neighborhood. Big windows and square bar make for good people watching and city viewing.”
8 locals recommend
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“A popular Cambodian sandwich shop with multiple locations in the city. Great place for a quick takeaway lunch unless you don't mind standing and eating at their side counter.”
5 locals recommend
Bus Station
“Mega transit hub, over 700,000 commuters/day! Beautiful architecture, an iconic set for movies.”
4 locals recommend
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“Iron Chef's restaurants (Morimoto) - you have to go here - amazing ramen and starters (glazed ribs to die for) ”
7 locals recommend
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“With a history going back nearly 3 centuries 1717 to the Edo period, Ippodo is a tea company richly steeped in Japanese tradition serving the best matcha green tea, and only spot in America where you can purchase imperial Japanese quality tea and beautiful tea pots”
1 local recommends
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4 locals recommend
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2 locals recommend
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“best Japanese Shojin Ryori (ancient Buddhist cuisine) in all of NYC with one michelin star”
3 locals recommend
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“for a romantic meal with stunning food and a menu designed by NYC star chef John Delucie check out Bedford & Co!! ”
2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
1 local recommends
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“ Irish Pub – Sports on TV, pool table, good noise level No kitchen, though welcome to bring in or order delivery/ barkeeps has referrals”
2 locals recommend
Pharmacy
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2 locals recommend
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2 locals recommend
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1 local recommends
Indian Restaurant
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“One of the best Indian restaurants in the area, and being Murray Hill this is a big statement. ”
1 local recommends