It’s no secret NYC knows how to leave a mark on the food world. Sporting an impressive resume of over 24,000 restaurants, the city has become well known as one of the food capitals of the world. Below are a few of our favorite hidden gems in the city that never sleeps.
The cute and tiny cafe that’s perfect for escaping from the busy hustle of NYC. Complete with minimalistically decorated white walls and super trendy merch, the little cafe is sure to become a crowd favorite soon. They’re known for their Flat Whites, which is a definite must to try.
Daily Press Coffee
Daily Press is known for it’s library-like vibes. The primarily wood interior isn’t the typical “tumblr trendy” coffee shop look, but is perfect for freelancing. Typically the space is filled with creatives, beautiful cappuccinos and to-die-for breakfast sandwiches.
This adorable coffee chain is quickly on the rise in the NY area. Their cute, light blue cups scream off-beat Starbucks and trendy, which perfects matches the decor. They’re known for their iced lattes and scones, both of which have begun to be noticed by the food bloggers of NYC.
Toby’s Estate Cafe
Toby’s Upper East Side location makes it the perfect pairing for a day of window shopping and relaxation. The modern coffee shop is adorned in an impeccably curated scheme of black, white and wood, all of which blend perfectly with the acoustic music on repeat.
Gregory’s all-black, nerd theme is the perfect place to relax, get a latte and work. They’re becoming well known as a hotspot for workaholics, and intentionally cater to the hipster-nerd crowd. The staff is notoriously incredibly nice, and helpful to newcomers looking for their new spot.
Le Cafe Coffee
If it isn’t yet, your Instagram feed is sure to be flooded with latte pics after visiting Le Cafe. Their team of baristas can create works of art ranging from the typical heart to swans. To accompany the drink, Le Cafe sells cookies that are to die for!