From Time Out NY:
3 W 18th St (between Fifth and Sixth Aves) Chelsea
(212) 366-1414 thecitybakery.com
Subway: L, N, Q, R, 4, 5, 6 to 14th St–Union SqGet directions
Mon–Fri 7:30am–7pm, Sat 8am–7pm, Sun 10am–6pm
AmEx, MC, V
Pastry genius Maury Rubin’s loft-size City Bakery is jammed with Chelsea shoppers loading up on unusual salad-bar choices (grilled pineapple with ancho chili, bean sprouts with smoked tofu, excellent salmon salad). There’s also a small selection of soups, pizzas and hot dishes. But to heck with all that: The thick, incredibly rich hot chocolate with fat house-made marshmallows is heaven in a cup (replaced by fruit-infused lemonade in the summer), and the moist “melted” chocolate-chip cookies are better than a marked-down pair of Prada pumps.
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