Rumor has it that the Upper East Side is Manhattan's food desert.
Let us change your mind!
Uncover Manhattan's lesser-known food hub...the Upper East Side. Taste a variety of iconic NYC flavors, which range from sweet to savory, as you travel to some of the neighborhood's mom & pop joints, old-school bakeries, historic diners and more.
Savor an authentic pastrami sandwich with all the fixins, visit a four generations NYC diner for a real Americana experience and discover the authentic spot, where the hot dog & exotic juices combo was invented! Treat yourself to decadent desserts, including black and white cookies, hamantashen and sinful chocolate brownies.
And, of course, get a glimpse of New York high-society as you explore the Upper East Side's notable landmarks, galleries and famous brownstones.