Holy Guacamole: The Haute 5 Mexican Restaurants in New York City


At Maya, located in the Upper East Side, renowned Chef Richard Sandoval blends authentic Mexican ingredients with innovative culinary techniques to produce internationally acclaimed cuisine. More than 100 tequilas are offered at this restaurant, ensuring that there’s something for everyone. Handcrafted margaritas pair perfectly with the dishes which can be served in either the main or private dining rooms which are elegantly decorated with handmade Mexican artwork. Financial Times says, “The food at Maya is unlike just about anything else being served in New York City.”

Maya is located at 1191 1 Avenue, New York, NY 10065-7108, 212.585.1818