Support These Female-Owned Restaurants & Businesses in New York City

New York City holds a plethora of foodie destinations to satisfy any craving no matter what time of day. We're bringing you 100-plus women-owned food joints that you won't want to miss.
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Beejhy Barhany

Beejhy Barhany, owner of Tsion Cafe

Offering delivery, takeout, and/or online orders

Amy's Bread, NYC locations, Amy Scherber, owner

Atla, 372 Lafayette St., Daniela Soto-Innes, owner

Atoboy and Atomix, 43 E. 28th St., Ellia Park, co-owner

Ayada, 7708 Woodside Ave., Elmhurst, Duanjai Thammasat, owner

Baoburg, 614, Manhattan Ave., Brooklyn, Suchanan Aksornnan, owner

Bessou, 5 Bleecker St., Maiko Kyogoku, owner

Black Seed Bagels, 170 Elizabeth St., Dianna Doaheung, executive chef

The Butcher's Daughter, NYC locations, Heather Tierney, owner

Butter, 70 W. 45th St., Alex Guarnaschelli, owner

Chicks Isan, 445 Albee Square W., Brooklyn, Jennifer Saesue, co-owner

Confectionery, 440 E. 9th St., Maresa Volente and Lagusta Yearwood, co-owners

Cosme, 35 E. 21st St., Daniela Soto-Innes, owner

Cote, 16 W. 22nd St., Victoria James, beverage director and partner

Dekalb Market Hall, 445 Albee Square W., Brooklyn, Anna Castellani, owner

Desi Galli, 101 Lexington Ave. and 172 Avenue B, PriaVanda Chouhan, owner and executive chef

Dos Caminos, NYC locations, Ariel Fox, executive head chef

Dr. Frank's Winery, 9749 Middle Rd. Hammondsport, Meaghan Frank, owner

Eastwood, 200 Clinton St., Sivan Harlap, owner

The Edge Harlem, 101 Edgecomb Ave., Juliet and Justine Masters, co-owners

Emma's Torch, 345 Smith St., Brooklyn, Kerry Brodie, owner

Enzo’s of Arthur Ave, 2339 Arthur Ave., Bronx, Maria Di Rende, owner

Fat Radish, 17 Orchard St., Natalie Freihon, owner

Fish Cheeks, 55 Bond St., Jennifer Saesue, co-owner

Gaia Cafe, 251 E. Houston St., Gaia Bagnasacco, owner

Gazala's Place, 709 9th Ave. and 447 Amsterdam Ave., Gazala Halabi, owner

Happy Bowls NYC, 61 Fourth Ave., Amber Kulak and Grace Figueroa, owners

Hunky Dory, 747 Franklin Ave., Brooklyn, Kristyn Brewer, chef

II Buco Alimentari + Vineria, 53 Great Jones St., Donna Lennard, co-owner

II Posto Accanto, 190 E. 2nd St., Beatrice Tosti, executive chef

Insa, 328 Douglass St., Brooklyn, Sohui Kim, owner

King Restaurant, 18 King St., Clare de Boer, Jess Shadbolt, and Annie Shi, owners

La Loteria, 29 7th Ave. S, Julieta Ballesteros, owner

La Palapa, 77 St. Marks Pl., Barbara Sibley, owner

Little Tong Noodle Shop, NYC locations, Simone Tong, owner and chef

Kia Damon, executive chef at Lalito (TK this restaurant was removed)

Kia Damon, executive chef at Lalito (TK this restaurant was removed)

MáLà Project, 122 1st Ave. and 41 W. 46th St., Amelie Kang, owner and chef

Marea, 240 Central Park S., Molly Nickerson, executive chef

Melba's, 300 W. 114th St., Melba Wilson, owner

Milk Bar, NYC locations, Christina Tosi, owner

Mimi Cheng's Dumplings, 179 2nd Ave. and 380 Broome St., Hannah and Marian Cheng, owners

Misi, 329 Kent Ave., Brooklyn, Missy Robbins, owner

Mokbar, 75th 9th Ave. and 212 Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, Esther Choi, owner

Niche Niche, 43 Macdougal St., Ariel Arce, owner

Otway, 930 Fulton St., Brooklyn, Samantha Safer, owner

Ovenly, various locations, Erin Patinkin and Agatha Kulaga, owners

Pig & Khao, 68 Clinton St., Leah Cohen, owner

Porsena, 21 E. 7th St., Sara Jenkins, owner

Qi Thai Comfort Food, 698 9th Ave., Sripraphai Tipmanee, owner

Root & Bone, 200 E. 3rd St., Janine Booth, owner

S'MAC (Sarita's Mac and Cheese), 197 1st Ave., Sarita Ekya, owner

Sen Sakana, 28 W. 44th St., Mina Newman, executive chef

Silver Moon Bakery, 2740 Broadway, Judith Norell, owner

Stonefruit Espresso & Kitchen, 1058 Bedford Ave., Brooklyn, Laura Sorensen, owner

Sugar Sketch, 172 E. 2nd St., Martina Nardo, owner

Taim, 222 Waverly Pl., Einat Admony, owner

Tanoreen, 7523 3rd Ave., Brooklyn, Rawia Bishara, owner

The Thirsty Koala, 35-12 Ditmars Blvd., Astoria, Katherine Fuchs, owner

Tokyo Record Bar, 127 Macdougal St., Ariel Arce, owner

Tsion Cafe, 763 St. Nicholas Ave., Beejhy Barhany, owner

Vic's, 31 Great Jones St., Hillary Sterling and Victoria Freeman, owners

Vinateria, 2211 Frederick Douglass Blvd., Mimi Weissenborn, chef

Wafa's Express, 812 Grand St., Brooklyn, Wafa Chami, owner

The West Coffeehouse & Bar, 379 Union Ave., Brooklyn, Esther Bell, owner

Closed temporarily

54 Below, 254 W. 54th St., Lynn Bound, executive chef (but streaming performances)

Aquavit, 65 E. 55th St., Emma Bengtsson, executive chef

Beauty & Essex, 146 Essex St., Sarah Nelson, executive chef

Becco, 355 W. 46th St., Lidia Bastianich, owner

Bocca Di Bacco, NYC locations, Kristin Sollenne, owner

The Breslin, 16 W. 29th St., April Bloomfield, owner

Melissa Rodriguez, chef at Del Posto

Melissa Rodriguez, chef at Del Posto

The Dancer, 202 Clinton St., Sivan Harlap, owner

Del Posto, 85 10th Ave., Melissa Rodriguez, executive chef, and Lidia Bastianich, co-owner

Dirt Candy, 86 Allen St., Amanda Cohen, owner

El Quinto Pino, 401 W. 24th St., Alex Raij, owner

Esca, 402 W. 43rd St., Cheron Cowan, general manager, and Ellen Scariati, pastry chef

Felidia, 243 E. 58th St., Lidia Bastianich, owner

Haven's Kitchen, 109 W. 17th St., Alison Cayne, owner

Hot Bread Kitchen, 630 Flushing Ave., Brooklyn, Shaolee Sen, CEO

II Buco, 47 Bond St., Donna Lennard, co-owner

La Newyorkina Mexican Ice & Sweets, 240 Sullivan St., Fany Gerson, owner

La Vara, 268 Clinton St., Brooklyn, Alex Raij, owner

Lois, 98 Avenue C, Nora O'Malley and Phoebe Connell, co-owners

Maison May, 246 Dekalb Ave., Brooklyn, Catherine May, owner

Morimoto, 88 10th Ave., Natsume Aoi, pastry chef

Osteria della Pace, 101 Liberty St., Paola Saglietti, executive chef

Partners Coffee, NYC locations, Amber Jacobsen, co-owner and director 

Prune, 54 E. 1st St., Gabrielle Hamilton, owner

Santina, 820 Washington St., Ashley Eddie, executive chef

Saxon + Parole, 316 Bowery, Nicole Gaiadhar, chef de cuisine

Sushi by Bae, 118 E. 15th St., Oona Tempest, sushi chef

Txikito, 240 9th Ave., Alex Raij, owner

Untitled at the Whitney, 99 Gansevoort St., Alexis Russo, general manager, and Gia SanAngelo, director of operations,

Via Carota, 51 Grove St., Rita Sodi and Jody Williams, co-owners

No info

The Good Kind, 90 Rivington St., Anna Poulsen, owner

Gumption Coffee, 168 39th St., Brooklyn, Clare Lim and Hazel de los Reyes, co-owners

The Table, 132 Mulberry St., Adriana Urbina and Breanne Butler, co-owners