Street Foods To Try In New York

New York City is one of the most beloved and famous destinations in the world and for good reason. From Central Park to Fifth Avenue, there is so much to see and do in this city that one couldn’t possibly fit it all into one day, or even one week. Yet no matter how you choose to spend your day in the city that never sleeps, one thing is guaranteed: a delicious bite to eat. Yup, to no one’s surprise, New York is jam-packed with thousands of delicious eateries. Here are a few of the city’s classic street foods that just can’t be missed.

 

The Classic Hot Dog

 

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When people think of New York City, they tend to think of Times Square, the giant M&M store, Broadway, and…yup, you guessed it. Hot dogs. Whether you prefer a classic hot dog with mustard and sauerkraut or prefer adventurous toppings such as relish and fried onion bits, any street-corner stand in this city will offer the perfect meal-to-go for you.

 

Soft Baked Pretzels

 

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Soft baked pretzels are available around the world. You can even get them at the frozen aisle at your supermarket, or at the food court at your local mall. So why would one travel all the way to New York just to indulge in this carb-filled treat? Well, we can’t really explain, but eating a soft baked pretzel in the middle of Manhattan is just a completely unique experience. Best served with mustard, of course.

 

All About The Bagel

 

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Oh, bagel. How do I love thee? Let me count the ways. Yes, we did have to quote the immortal words of poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning in order to express our love for this New York breakfast staple. From a savory tuna bagel to the classic bagel with cream cheese and lox, there is really no wrong way to enjoy a bagel. Different strokes for different folks, as they say.