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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Shopping Centre
“this mall is somewhat large but they have almost all of the department store here.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Department Store
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“This is the place to come to get all of the name brands for less. They have a large selection to choose from.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
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“Indian - $ - 6 min walk - One of the best Indian restaurants in Queens. A must visit. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bar
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“amazing and unpretentious bar that hosts music every night, and has an open jam every Sunday that is crazy to witness. Lots of world-class musicians from other parts of the world just kinda drop-in after they land at the airport…”
  • 19 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
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“This is the real Thai food restaurant! And all restaurants around this area are authentic Thai foods. Their Papaya salad and Green curry are my favorite! They just opened the second location at Chelsea Market in Manhattan.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best Vietnamese Sandwich place in Queens! My recommend are Beef Bulgogi sandwich and Kimchi Fries.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Community Center
“rego center is a mix of all kind of brands , killing Ur time in century 21 to finding deals in Costco or bed baths , we are sure u will like the experince”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Colombian - $$ - 4 min walk - A must try if you appreciate arepas. They know how to serve up the famous Colombian arepa and leave you wanting for more. I highly recommend the fried plantain with guacamole!”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“There are a ton of places to get Mexican food in Queens, but this longtime institution is still churning out some of the best al pastor tacos, and their Puebla specialties are solid. The lengua is also highly recommended.”
  • 6 locals recommend
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“If you're staying in Queens, it would be a waste to not try Colombian food. If you head on the 7 a few stops to the 82nd street station, you'll find yourself in Little Colombia - this restaurant is the quintessential place to have this amazing cuisine ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“The best quick and authentic buffet-style Thai food I've had. They have 3 levels of spicyness, and I can only handle the first level (green). Good luck!! You won't be disappointed if you're looking for a quick lunch treat. Very tasty and authentic desserts too!”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Awesome Thai restaurant. Not just meal, they have some great alcohol to choose from also.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Malay Restaurant
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“Arguably the best Malaysian restaurant in NYC. The Hainan chicken rice alone is worth the visit.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Warehouse Store
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“This store is good if you want to buy food in bulk. Approximately 30 minute drive. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Looking for tasty Asian soup noodle bowl? This is it! Their Vietnamese Pho noodle is good price and perfect for cold day.”
  • 9 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Shopping Centre
“this mall is somewhat large but they have almost all of the department store here.”
  • 72 locals recommend
Indian Restaurant
“Indian - $ - 6 min walk - One of the best Indian restaurants in Queens. A must visit. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Thai Restaurant
“This is the real Thai food restaurant! And all restaurants around this area are authentic Thai foods. Their Papaya salad and Green curry are my favorite! They just opened the second location at Chelsea Market in Manhattan.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best Vietnamese Sandwich place in Queens! My recommend are Beef Bulgogi sandwich and Kimchi Fries.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Colombian - $$ - 4 min walk - A must try if you appreciate arepas. They know how to serve up the famous Colombian arepa and leave you wanting for more. I highly recommend the fried plantain with guacamole!”
  • 13 locals recommend
American Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“There are a ton of places to get Mexican food in Queens, but this longtime institution is still churning out some of the best al pastor tacos, and their Puebla specialties are solid. The lengua is also highly recommended.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you're staying in Queens, it would be a waste to not try Colombian food. If you head on the 7 a few stops to the 82nd street station, you'll find yourself in Little Colombia - this restaurant is the quintessential place to have this amazing cuisine ”
  • 8 locals recommend

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