Recommended by : Sean Tice and Kristy Hadeka (Brooklyn Slate), Joe Zee (Creative Director, Elle Magazine), Anne Fulenwider (Editor-in-Chief, Marie Claire), Cindi Leive (Editor-in-Chief, Glamour)

Cuisine:American, Southern. Price: $$$. Location: .

This awesome local, seasonal spot serves up elevated Southern cuisine in a sleek well-curated aesthetic. The fried chicken will change your life, and the couple behind the restaurant (Chef Rob Newton and fashion mogul Kerry Diamond) brings in an amazing clientele and a perfect combination of food and design. It’s a neighborhood favorite and a Manhattanite must-try. Make a Reservation.