Eat with locals in New York

From famous pizzerias to remarkable NYC bagels, and the best pasta dishes to delicious ramen – culinary delights await you wherever you are in the five boroughs. Take an Eatwith tour of the local hotspots, where the fresh ingredients sound to die for, or alternatively, take a class with one of our native NYC chefs and learn to cook your own meals just like the pros.

See New York like a local!

From Manhattan to Brooklyn, New York has a variety of restaurants, diners, takeouts, and more, to satisfy your every craving. Be it for tacos, pudding, a hot dog, bacon, or dessert, The Big Apple has all the variety of meals, places, and restaurants. Try all the signature dumplings, noodles, bagels, cronuts, and pies from each famous restaurant and takeout vendor. Discover all the flavors and pass each storefront that NYC has got to show. From an exquisite delectables Tea Party in the Westside, to a pastrami in Little Italy, to an unforgettable dinner at Chinatown, New York has something for everyone. Our local hosts are here to give you an insight into what makes ‘the city that never sleeps' so special. Book reservations at the best steak house, hunt for the best cheesecakes, explore all of NYC's best vegan options, our passionate local hosts will welcome you to their city and give you a taste of this Metropolis. Find our experiences in: The Upper West Side, Upper East Side, East Village, Harlem, Brooklyn, The Bronx, and much more!

Why choose Eatwith

We are absolute food expertsOur mission is to connect the best local chefs in New York with adventurous food-lovers from around the world.
We are the leaders in social diningSocial dining is the best way to make new friends around a table of delicous and authentic food.
We offer truly unique food experiencesTry one of our immersive dinings, tastings, food tours and cooking classes with local hosts.

The Eatwith highlight

Explore all the dishes & flavors with local chefs in their own homes

Roam their neighborhoods, taste their cooking, and enjoy their hospitality. You are invited to our amazing hosts’ homes and private venues to allow for the most authentic traveling experience there is in New York.

  • Our hand-selected local hosts create unique dining experiences in their own homes or private venues. Check if wine is included in your experience!
  • Browse the menu and contact your host if you have any dietary requirements. They can create a custom menu just for you.
  • Dine at a communal table with New Yorkers and other people from around the world. Get insider tips and recommendations from those in the know.

The best cooking classes in New York

Make impressive dishes with local chefs

Mark your calendar and prepare your chef's hat, our fun and interactive cookery classes in New York will teach you how to make everything from Chinese dumplings to French onion soup, to Mexican pork carnitas. Eat fried for lunch, brisket for supper, and carve a melon for dessert; Create your favorite dish and surprise yourself with fabulous flavours. Learning from top chefs to expertly cook your own food, restaurants will soon feel like a thing of the past!

We've got hosts who specialise in Korean BBQ, premium cooked meats, or an entire mini spit for you and your friends. If you enjoy barbecuing, we've got you covered too. Learn to cook your own food and have a great time eating it, all from fresh ingredients, delivering the amazing food and amazing times you're looking for.

Update yourself with NYC's newest and hottest recipe. Steal secret cooking techniques from top diners. Book your reservations now! Browse all our top New York cooking classes!

Fun food tours in New York

See all the renowned hotspots, and eat meals at every stop!

Be it for the cocktails, a few frosty cold beers, the New York cheesecake, or the pies, see a different (and tastier!) imagery of NYC on a variety of immersive food tours with Eatwith. There are plenty of restaurants in NYC ranging from chic to cult-favorite. Join our passionate local hosts who will take you all around their neighborhood and show you the best food in the likes of Brooklyn, East Village, Lower East Side and everywhere in between! Your NYC trip will be paid off with all the amazing food. So, if you're looking for something a little different – whether that's Japanese BBQ, fried chicken, the perfect miso marinade or just some good wine, Eatwith will help you check out what NYC brings to every corner. Reserve your spot on an Eatwith New York food tour today.

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