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Top cafe recommendations from locals

Bagel Shop
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“My Sunday morning ritual is to get a bagel from TSB. I recommend an everything with bacon scallion cream cheese! Cash only and expect lines.”
  • 115 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The best kept secret in downtown New York for coffee, Arbaco is by far above and beyond.  Coffee made to order and an on-site kitchen pumps out delicious daily pastries. The olive oil cake is to die for. ”
  • 86 locals recommend
Food Truck
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“A sibling of the roving coffee truck, this chill spot also serves American fare & craft beers. Great for brunch and morning coffees. ”
  • 83 locals recommend
Doctor's Office
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“There are a few branches around the city and Brooklyn. By founding chef Christina Tosi and the Manhattan-based Momofuku restaurant group. Famous for its cereal milk ice cream”
  • 68 locals recommend
Bakery
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“One of the oldest and best pastry shops in nyc. My go to favorite is the cannoli.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Just like nona and mama used to make but even better You will get fat fast ”
  • 53 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Thin crust pizza at it's most delicious. This place has amazing pizza, salads and apps. You can always get a seat and delivery is quick and fresh.”
  • 40 locals recommend
Juice Bar
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“Healthy, quick, juices and smoothies- there are several around town- yummy (but not cheap).”
  • 31 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“C&B is probably the best place for a hearty breakfast, but also great for burger in the evening. All made with love, Ali (the owner) takes really good care of everyone. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Café
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“Cute cafe to sip on a caffeinated beverage or get some work done. They welcome everybody, even the neighborhood dogs!”
  • 31 locals recommend
Café
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“If Australian style coffee is your thing, this is the spot for you. Amazing lattes and great breakfast.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“The bean is a great local spot to grab a cup of joe, some breakfast and shimmy up in a booth with your laptop. This is also coincidentally the location where the Key Cafe is located. ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Café
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“A cozy, comfortable cafe overlooking Tompkins square park. Plenty of seating and good Wifi.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Located on the other side of Tompkins Square Park, Crossanteria is another coffee shop with a great atmosphere and tempting treats for an early morning or late afternoon pick me up.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Tea Room
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“If you haven’t notice already, I live desserts. Lol. But Cha-An is one of my favorite places! The desserts are amazing and made to perfection! The bathrooms are also super clean and modern (I have agoraphobia, which is fear of dirty bathrooms, LOL)! So if you’re like me you’ll appreciate a clean place! ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Hailed to have the best cortado in town, personally I'm partial to Abraço, but this is quite good. Seating and Wifi”
  • 16 locals recommend