5 Must-See Instagrammable Restaurants in NYC

By: Jessica Weiss

If you are looking for some great eats that will take your Instagram account to the next level, look no further! We know that everyone is constantly looking for creative content to set their Instagram apart from the rest, so why not take photos and enjoy food. Presentation is just as important as the food itself. Instead of checking out the same restaurant that you've been to a million times, step out of your comfort zone and try something new! With a mixture of picture-worthy food and beautiful décor, each restaurant is as unique as it is tasty. Feed yourself and your followers with this list of Instagrammable restaurants.

212 Steakhouse

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If you have heard of New York's 212 Steakhouse, then you know that they serve an incredible 24 karat gold Kobe beef steak. Completely covered in edible gold, the steak will look incredible on your Instagram page and be a meal that you'll never forget. Although it costs 400 dollars to eat the golden steak, 212 Steakhouse has a lot of other delicious and photo-worthy options.

212 Steakhouse: 316 E 53rd St, New York, NY 10022


Who needs regular donuts, when you can have sushi donuts?! Sushi donuts are a treat for your eyes and your stomach. While sushi burritos have recently become more popular, change it up by ordering a sushi donut. With this aesthetically pleasing meal, you can fill your stomach while taking adorable pictures for Instagram. Round rice balls with a small hole in the center (to appear as a donut) are covered in sesame seeds, salmon roe, avocado, salmon, and tuna, to make a colorful and delectable sushi donut. The restaurant also offers a lot of other sushi options.

Poketeria: 3 E 36th St, New York, NY 10016

Williamsburg Pizza

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If you've ever wanted a giant heart-shaped pizza that's delicious and camera ready, then stop by Williamsburg Pizza to get your giant pizza fix. With phrases like "You Deserve It" and "You Look Good" written in large cheesy letters, you will never have to find a new pizza place again. Why can't every pizza pie shower you with compliments???

Williamsburg Pizza: Multiple locations

Taiyaki NYC

Taiyaki NYC has people lining up around the block just so they can get their hands on the wiggliest pancakes around. Even though they are a Taiyaki shop, they serve the lightest and fluffiest soufflé pancakes around on Fridays-Sundays from 11am to 2pm. With toppings galore, your followers will be drooling when they see what you have ordered!

Taiyaki NYC: 119 Baxter St, New York, NY 10013

Vatan NYC

The Vatan is an Indian restaurant in NYC that isn't as well known as the other places on this list. This obscure find will enhance your feed thanks to the gorgeous interior design in the location. Inspired by the Gujarati villages, the beautiful décor gives off a magical feel to anyone who enters. The walls and tables are hand painted, and there is even a life-size tree against the wall. The delicious food is great for pictures, and the stunning background sets this restaurant apart from the rest.

Vatan NYC: 409 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10016


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