Queens is one of the outer boroughs of New York. It’s best known for the two airports, JFK and LaGuardia. And of course, famous personalities like Donald Trump and the members of legendary American rock band, KISS.
One of the few things that you don’t know about Queens is the food here is delicious! You could even say they serve a global palate! The diverse cultures collide to create culinary magic, eager to be experienced by your taste buds.
If you feel like coming to New York for a family holiday, there are numerous travel options for you to choose from! You could take the bus to New York from Philadelphia or train from DC. And once you’re here, you must go to Queens to get the quintessential New York experience!
Here’s a list of some of the best restaurants in Queens:
1. Queens Comfort
3618 30th Ave, Astoria, NY 11103, USA
The Benedicts at Queens Comfort are the absolute best! Pick one of their, astonishing, 11 types ranging from breakfast lasagna Benedict to Benedict with crispy corn tamales to Benedict with Creole and shrimp! And you can BYOB!
2. Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao
38-12 Prince St, Queens, NY 11354, USA
Let’s put two things we love in one dish to make a super dish! Soup and Dumplings! the namesake, Nan Xiang Xiao Long Bao features delicately thin yet packed dumplings served in a delicious broth. The crab-and-pork dumplings need to be tried will make the trip feel worth it!
3. Butcher Bar
37-10 30th Ave, Queens, NY 11103, USA
A place where you can taste before you buy. Butcher Bar lets you sample their choicest barbecue meats before you decide which one you’d like to take home and cook! Brisket is not difficult to find in New York but the brisket here will definitely make your top 10!