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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Park
“This magical place. Bring a book and a coffee. Watch. Learn something new. ”
  • 448 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Unique architecture, location allows visits to other must see places, interesting art, modern, duration to complete museum is not too long”
  • 372 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“One of our favorite places. We love going here for pizza (the coppa & carciofi is our favorite) or just to hang out at the bar or backyard. There can be a wait, but if you put in your name and hang out in tapas bar next door they'll come and find you.”
  • 625 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Place where the New Yorkers receive the New Year. You have to go and feel the energy.”
  • 322 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Lots of shopping and restaurants around the area. Plus, there is a farmers market on the northwest side of the park, and a seasonal holiday market on the west side of the park. You can also find lots of street musicians and artists. ”
  • 427 locals recommend
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant
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“This is a great place for a local feel of Harlem and some down home southern cooking. Get the chicken and waffles!”
  • 565 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Shopping mall with wide variety of stores, extensive food court, movie theater, and car rental.”
  • 135 locals recommend
Park
“I love this area because you have a contact with nature but at the same time you can be astonished by the view and history throughout the piers in Brooklyn Bridge Park.”
  • 463 locals recommend
Neighborhood
“Walk everywhere in Soho, you won’t regret just walking and finding beautiful boutiques or French inspired coffee shops. Shopping for sure!”
  • 318 locals recommend
Art Museum
“One of my favorite museums in New York! Check out the observation decks for a truly picturesque view of Manhattan.”
  • 320 locals recommend
Movie Theater
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“Classic vintage/retro feeling cinema. Usually classic midnight movies. Food served at your seat!”
  • 645 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“In Lower Manhattan. You have to go there hungry. The best pastrami sandwich ever.”
  • 405 locals recommend
Science Museum
“Liberty Science Center is an interactive science museum and learning center located in Liberty State Park in Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey.”
  • 91 locals recommend
Theater
“The Apollo Theater is a Historical land mark that some my believe is the essence of Harlem”
  • 386 locals recommend
Opera House
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“Fort Greene's cultural center: theater, performance, music, film... It's known for its progressive and avant-garde performances. It presented its first performance in 1861. Its now comprised of several locations.”
  • 439 locals recommend
Bowling Alley
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“Fun day 🎳! Check the age requirement for children after hours. There is a bar here and adults drinking. ”
  • 517 locals recommend