New Yorkers share their perfect day with friends so you can find yours.
Whether life imitates art or it’s the other way around, shows like Friends, Seinfeld and Sex in the City captured a few truths about New York City. One of those truths is how central friendships are in this city. New Yorker’s share guides of their favorite outings and adventures perfect for weekends or weeknights with the friends.
Get some inspiration from the guides curated by New Yorkers, make the outing your own and enjoy a great day or evening out with your favorite people!
Checkout the below guides of the best things to do with friends in New York City . . .
SoHo is one of my favorite spots in Manhattan because it is hip and trendy. NoMo SoHo Kitchen is the perfect dining experience that mixes funk with elegance . . .
Koreatown or K-Town is a small ethnic area in midtown Manhattan. Even though the area is small in size, it’s packed with restaurants and bars . . .
With 35+ food vendors and shopping, Chelsea Market is the place for you. Located in the Meatpacking District this destination is a must . . .
Start your perfect lazy Sunday off at Penelope's on Lexington. With brunch dishes like Nutella French Toast and Biscuits and Gravy . . .
Lady Mendl's is a real hidden gem, delicious tea served in a beautiful classic New York townhome . . .
When I’m in Williamsburg, I usually spend the day there because there’s always great people, food and shopping to enjoy . . .
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When I don’t have the time or energy for a trip to Brooklyn, I enjoy some Brooklyn vibes with few spots around Manhattan . . .
Friends and family visiting from out of town are often looking for recommendations on the best shows to attend apart from the typical Broadway shows . . .
When planning a date, I like to ensure I have several spots picked out where I know we’ll have a good time and where we can get to know many sides of one another . . .
When you’re in the mood to dial it to ‘eleven’ with a full night out, enjoy this classic tavern, a little jazz and a prohibition style cocktail bar . . .
This little guide brings together classic New York; Greenwich Village, mouthwatering pizza and ridiculous comedy in one amazing evening . . .
If you're looking to experience brunch on the Upper East Side on a budget, Bluestone Lane offers a delicious and affordable UES experience . . .
Maialino is one of those spots that leaves you wondering how you are going to be able to eat anywhere else . . .
When I’m in the mood to rub elbows with celebrities and take in some exquisite window shopping, I head to the Upper East Side for lunch and shopping . . .
Enjoy a delicious brunch at a bright and airy French brasserie and then take in some local art in the trendy NoHo neighborhood . . .
I’m not an Upper East Sider but when I’m in the mood for a burger and whiskey this neighborhood has two of my favorite spots . . .
This evening is the perfect crawl through the East Village, hitting up several local institutions from the Momofuku Noodle Bar to Death & Co. . . .
No trip or outing in New York is complete without three essentials; coffee, pastries and shopping . . .
Whether it’s a day date or a family outing, head to Hudson River Park for a little tennis followed by a stop at Westville for their famous smoky mac and cheese . . .
The perfect night out in Tribeca among locals and celebrities alike combining sophisticated cocktails and an elegant but casual dinner . . .
Although there’s a ton to do in many neighborhoods across New York, the Lower East Side has a density of bars, restaurants, hookah lounges . . .
Whether you’re spending the day with the kids in Midtown or catching up with old friends you can’t go wrong with a little BBQ . . .
When you’re feeling like a ten and looking to have a special night out this guide brings together some of the best bubbly, steaks and views in Midtown . . .
In addition to being amazing destinations for food, sweets and a drink on the Lower East Side, they are all also super instagramable.
This guide is proof that even somewhere like Midtown you can find a perfectly chill outing, if you know where to go . . .
Making sure that any Broadway evening includes a great place to grab dinner as well as a drink afterward is my top priority . . .
The Meatpacking district is a few blocks tucked along the Hudson River west of even the West Village. The High Line and the Whitney Museum . . .
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