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Fast 10: Ten New Restaurants to Try in New York City Right Now
February 12, 2022, 11:24.19 am ET



La Pecora Bianca

La Pecora Bianca, the rustic Italian spot, has extended its reach to the Meatpacking District in the former Bubby’s space. It’s also offering weekend brunch starting this Saturday. 817 Washington St, NYC


Lore is a new farm-to-table spot in Park Slope, Brooklyn offering dishes like leafy salads, smoked steelhead trout, and a smashed burger with cheddar, Kirby pickles and fries. 441 7th Ave, Brooklyn


Fito is a new South American spot serving small plates such as shrimp ceviche, Choripan (Argentinian hot dog) along with cheese & chacuterie, and pizzettes. 4736 Broadway, NYC

Whatever Forever

Whatever Forever, a new lounge with eclectic vibe, now open at Gotham Market at the Ashland. Look for small bites, cocktails and bottle service. 590 Fulton St, Brooklyn

The Hideout at Gallow Green

This lush hideaway at the McKittrick Hotel is offering dinner and a cocktail. On the menu, you will find dishes like Scotch Eggs, Beef & Ale Pie, Duck Shepherd’s Pie and more. 530 West 27th St, NYC

Forever Thai

Forever Thai is now open in Bushwick. The Chef’s Specials include dishes like squid ink fried rice with octopus and poached egg, crispy duck in tamarind sauce, and Pad Thai Lobster Tail. 1031 Flushing Ave, Brooklyn

Wild Flour

Wild Flour is an artisanal bakery started by two best friends in Long Island City. It’s known for cakes in flavors lie sparkling rose, vanilla champagne and Dutch chocolate. 44th Ave and 10th St, Queens


Avrilililly’s is a specialty bake shop in Hamilton Heights serving cookies, cakes and treats along with small batch gelato, including gelato sandwiches made with freshly baked cookies. 1610 Amsterdam Ave, NYC

So Do Fun

So Do Fun in Gramercy is offering a unique taste of China with fresh & live fish, bullfrog in Sichuan pepper oil, and snacks like brown sugar rice cakes. 155 3rd Ave, NYC

Dumplings & Dips

Simply Nova is a new East Village spot serving up an assortment of dumplings in flavors like salmon, mushroom taro and chive, along with pork, octopus and shrimp varieties. 5 St Marks Pl, NYC

Looking Ahead

Bronx Night Market returns for the 2022 season starting on Saturday, April 30th. This year’s lineup includes more than 50 vendors from over 20 different countries.

The Jeff Mincher BBQ Benefit returns to Pig Beach Queens on Saturday April 30th. Mincher was the executive chef at Pig Beach in Gowanus who passed away suddenly at the age of 36 leaving behind a wife and daughter.

Also Check Out These New Openings!

Charles Pan-Fried Chicken Opens on the Upper West Side

Charley Takes a Trip to Vienna Via New Jersey

Bronx Brewery Brings Its Taproom to the East Village

The Landing Lands at Penn 1 in Midtown

El Quijote Returns to Hotel Chelsea