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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.
Baseball Stadium
“Baseball Fan- When you're in the NY and on a Budget Great games,- Family Stadium- always affordable ”
  • 75 locals recommend
Tennis Stadium
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“Huge tennis facility that's home to the US Open in late summer & public courts the rest of the year.”
  • 33 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“Queens Botanical Garden is located at 43-50 Main Street in the neighborhood of Flushing, Queens. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“A lot of local shops inside this mall as well as big name stores such as Uniqlo, Target, Marshalls, BJ's wholesale club. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Flushing is in two categories because it has a lot to offer - sample different Asian cuisines in our Chinatown”
  • 31 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Food Court
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“Check out the basement of this department store for the largest cafeteria with foods from all across Asia!! All top notch!! Only the best vendors have stalls here!! You can get the best Lanzhou ramen, Bubble tea, Taiwanese fried popcorn chicken, Northern Chinese dumplings, Duck rice noodles, Tepanyaki, Rice burritos, Soup dumplings, all IN THE SAME PLACE!!”
  • 16 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience
Historic Site
“Iconic Unisphere from the 1964 World's Fair. You'll recognize it from Men in Black, Iron Man 2, and other movies.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Hindu Temple
“Explore and experience various dieties of Vedas such as Ganesha, Shiva, Lakshmi, 9 Planets and more”
  • 6 locals recommend
Historic Site
“This is the centerpiece of the largest park in Queens, Flushing Meadows Corona Park. Take a ride on the Q58 to get there in about 45minutes. It's worth the trip on a lovely weather day. It is much less crowded and more quiet than Central Park in Manhattan.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“fantastic Chinese supermarket, live turtles for eating, and cheap, expansive tea selection”
  • 1 local recommends
Roof Deck
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“A wonderful rooftop bar right in Flushing that will give you a beautiful view of this Asian American Neighborhood.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Electronics Store
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Chinese Restaurant
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“Flushing is the real deal Chinatown of NYC and you'll find some of the best dumplings and noodles in the city here. For adventurous eaters only. ”
  • 7 locals recommend
  • 1 Experience

Top restaurants

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Restaurant
“My go to place for Dim Sum in Flushing! Good flavor and plenty of food. Will be a wait on the weekends. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Dumpling Restaurant
“Delicious soup dumpling as its famous dish. Be careful as you can easily get addicted.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“This sizable, boisterous sports bar for Mets fans features classic pub grub & a party atmosphere.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Ask for George. He will give you the whole new york greek waiter experience. Ask to see his doll. We made a George doll and presented it to him as an award for best waiter in Queens.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Dumpling Restaurant
“MY FAV DIM-SUM PLACE. Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao is a modest Chinese eatery offering dim sum, soup dumplings & uncommon, Shanghai-style preparations. I recommend ordering their famous Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao and Crab meat Kung Fu Xiao Long Bao. However, please note that this place is CASH ONLY. This place is a 13 minute walk or a 3 minute drive. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The $25 lamb chops are an expensive treat but the staff is kind and charming and the cook in the front window is a very sweet man. They are also almost across the street from a Patel Brothers supermarket. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
“It serves some of the best Hunan cuisine in downtown Flushing. Similar to Sichuan cuisine, Hunan (a province in south-central China) tends to be hotter in flavor than Sichuan, but both cuisines are known for their use of chilies and garlic. Hunan Kitchen of Grand Sichuan's cumin lamb and BBQ fish dishes are the perfect way to get a taste of Hunan cuisine.”
  • 2 locals recommend

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