The Sullung Tang Risotto from Golden Diner // Photo Courtesy Golden Diner

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The Resy Guide to Winter Comfort Food in New York


Even though we’re well into winter, we’re still dining al fresco, and New York’s restaurants are finding ways to soothe our stomachs — and our souls — with dishes that bring the heat (sometimes quite literally) and, most of all, plenty of warmth. Not to overlook virtuous options with the new year, but these are the food equivalent of a cozy, heated blanket: overflowing hot pots, steamy bowls of noodle soup, bistro and diner fare, and so much more.

Read on for 15 of our favorite places to warm up around the city. While you dine, don’t forget to heed the rules: Wear a mask as often as possible (especially when interacting with servers), stay informed of specific protocols at different restaurants, and please, tip well.