The 100 Best Shops in New York

The 100 Best Shops in New York

 

Shopping capital of the world, it's no secret that New York has a shop to cater to the needs of every shopper, no matter how obscure their taste may be. Perhaps you're looking for a gift, in need of a new pair of shoes or simply want to browse the rails. Listed below, you can find the top 100 stores, in any shape or variety, ranging from cheese shops and delicatessens to vintage stores and designs outlets, and everything in between. With stores scattered all over the city, this list provides you with a great starting point to the metropolis that is New York City. 

 

  1. Surreal Eyewear

    Surreal Eyewear is not your typical glasses shop. Customers don’t simply walk in, pick out a pair of frames and order them in their size, explains owner Oleg Rabinovich. “We sit you down and we fit you,” he says, highlighting that…

    70 Greenwich Avenue, 10011 New York

  2. Good Records NYC

    The owner of Good Records, Jonathan Sklute, started out collecting records on his own as a hobby and when he decided to give up his career in finance, the store seemed like a natural next step. This being New York, there is a…

    218 East 5th Street, 10003 New York

  3. H.P.F, Christopher

    H.P.F., Christopher is the stateside flagship boutique for H.P.France, a brand that curates and promotes independent designers from around the world. With its foray into the American market, H.P.F., Christopher brings its European…

    98 Christopher Street, 10014 New York

  4. Henry's

    When entrepreneur Henry Glucroft moved to Bushwick, the options for quality wine and liquor were scarce. He started by opening a cafe in the neighborhood before deciding to open Henry's in 2013 to provide a better selection of…

    69 Central Avenue, 11206 Brooklyn

  5. Rizzoli

    Rizzoli has finally arrived on Broadway. The New York institution shuttered its famed 57th Street location only to reinvent and reopen in a historic building in Manhattan's NoMad neighborhood. Since its establishment in 1964, the…

    1133 Broadway, 10010 New York

  6. Ten Thousand Things

    Named after the Tao Te Ching, a visit to this Tribeca jewelry shop is indeed almost a spiritual experience. The minimalist, wooden decor is offset by the elaborate intricacy of its beautifully handcrafted jewelry, each piece more…

    7 Harrison Street, 10013 New York

  7. 7115 by Szeki

    7115 by Szeki was conceived from a desire to craft high quality wardrobe essentials featuring timeless designs and eye catching detail. Each piece is designed by Szeki Chan herself, a Hong Kong native whose background in design…

    157 Rivington Street, 10002 New York

  8. Pilgrim

    Pilgrim is a vintage style maven's mecca. The Lower East Side shop opened in 2009 and features a stellar collection of clothing, jewelry, handbags and accessories that has become a major source of design and editorial…

    70 Orchard Street, 10002 New York

  9. FEIT

    FEIT is a reaction to the homogenizing powers of globalization. In a world of mass production and carbon copies, it represents "a desire to return to product and create something special, unique and uncompromised." The distinctive…

    2 Prince Street, 10012 New York

  10. Baxter & Liebchen

    Baxter & Liebchen's cavernous Tribeca space lives up to expectation; the open, airy showroom is home to an impressive collection of Scandinavian vintage furniture. Owner Andrew Kevelson takes the headache out of hunting for…

    50 Laight Street , 11201 New York