City Dictionary - The Dictionary with Local Flavor
Search In: New York Entire Site

New York Food & Drink

1. Pizza-subway price correlation: Theory that the standard price for a slice of cheese pizza moves in lockstep with the price of one subway ride, tho...  
2. Dirty Water Dog: The infamous NYC street vendor hot dog, generally Sabrett's brand shoved haphazardly into a soggy bun and topped wi...  
3. Nuts 4 Nuts: All over Manhattan, you'll find Nuts 4 Nuts stands on street corners, in parks, etc. The smell will get you, and t...
4. Jacques Torres Chocolate: A small chocolate shop on Water St near the Brooklyn Bridge. It is famous for its hot chocolate. You can either get...
5. David Chang: Bon Appetit and GQ magazine's 2007 "Chef of the Year," David Chang is New York City's most talked-about chef at the...  
6. Danny Meyer: Perhaps the most important and influential restauranteur in NYC, Danny Meyer opened Union Square Cafe in 1985 and c...  
7. Shake Shack: Shake Shack is an outdoor restaurant serving hamburgers, hot dogs, fries and shakes in Madison Square Park. It is ...
8. Green Markets: In New York City, green markets are the name people use for what the rest of the country refers to as a farmer's ma...  
9. DiFara's Pizza: Universally agreed-upon to be the best pizza in all of the five boroughs. Owned and operated by Dom (an old man no...  
10. Black and White Cookie: A perennial New York dessert featured on Seinfeld, usually consisting of a round, cake-like cookie topped with half...  
11. slice: In New York City, when you order a "slice," it is assumed that you are ordering a slice of plain cheese pizza. If ...  
12. Tasti D-lite: A NYC-based chain with a frozen dessert supposed to be a "healthier" alternative to soft serve ice cream.  
13. Pommes Frites: Storefront restaurant that serves only Belgian frites, along with wide selection of dipping sauces. One of the bes...
14. Giant Pretzel: Large, soft and salty pretzels sold from street vendor carts in New York City.  
15. Gyros: Another staple of NYC street vendors, a gyro is essentially a Greek sandwich made of rotisserie-cooked meat and wra...  
 
1 2 3 >
New York Tagline
"The city so nice they named it twice" Edit | History
Poll