New York City is THE most-amazing place on planet Earth. There, I said it. Biased? A bit. But ask any “real” New Yorker and they’re likely to brazenly declare the same thing.
We have everything, including an extreme amount of tourism populating the city 365 days a year. As a “real New Yorker” (typically someone who has lived in NYC more then seven years) and food lover, it breaks my heart every time I see someone step into a tourist trap to eat. NYC is a culinary mecca filled with some of the best chefs and restaurants in the world. From late-night grub to Michelin stars, here are 10 places where “real” New Yorkers eat: