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Assorted macarons at Macaron Café
Photograph: Courtesy Macaron Café

The best macarons in NYC

From classic flavors to oddball riffs, these top-notch Parisian cookies at NYC patisseries are the best macarons in NYC

Written by
Rheanna O’Neil Bellomo
Abby Carney
Christina Izzo

New York has a proud sweet tooth—see the best cupcakes in NYC and best cookies in NYC for proof. But the city has a particularly sweet spot saved for that pretty Parisian import, the macaron. Baked by the city’s best French bakery spots, these are the best macarons NYC has to offer.

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Best macarons in NYC

  • Restaurants
  • Bakeries
  • Upper West Side
  • price 2 of 4

Our number one pick is a classic flavor, and for good reason. Bold pistachio nuttiness is rendered light and airy in Bouchon's version, with hints of bright lime and soft floral notes folded into the biscuit's whipped cream. $3.50


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