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New York City's Best Cafés and Bakeries

Discover the best cafés and bakeries in New York City.

Updated on Dec 14, 2023 | World of Mouth team

As a great food destination, New York City also has a vibrant café and bakery scene. In this guide, we uncover the best cafés and bakeries in New York City, each offering something unique. From the cozy, Malaysian-inspired delights at Kopitiam to the charming simplicity of Davelle, and the artisanal, handcrafted creations at Crema BK, these establishments stand out from the bunch as some of the best in NYC. This article is based on recommendations from top chefs and food writers like Joshua David Stein, Daniel Modlin and David P. Leja. So whether you're a New Yorker or a visitor exploring the city, our list of the best cafés and bakeries in New York City will lead you to some true gems.

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