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Best Of New York

In a town thick with places to eat, shop, and otherwise burn through money, how do you know where to find the best Chinese banquet? Chic lingerie? Pet physical therapist? Our annual guide to the city’s finest everything is a good start.


Perhaps you crave the perfect quivering little slab of foie gras. Or a really, really cool one-of-a-kind handbag. Or maybe you just want to get your the Best Beer Bar has brought his marriage to the brink by sampling Belgian Wallonian Blaugies and stumbling home drunk at 4 A.M. for days. The editor who was assigned to find the Best Eyebrow Maintenance has been plucked so much that she’s going to look like Joan Crawford for months; she’ll look surprised even when she’s not.

We also realize you may have needs that might be hard to address in normal conversation with friends. Let’s say you’re looking for the best bar to pick up a sugar daddy, model, musician, stockbroker, doctor, gay man, lesbian, literary type, hipster, jock, or celebrity. We can assist you there, too, so you don’t have to spend hours on Craigslist, sifting through psychos—you can go right to a bar and meet your psycho in person, saving time and energy.

The Annual Best of New York Guide


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