Top 10 Globally Instagrammed Restaurants of 2016

instagrammed restaurants of 2016
by Sneha Pai

The number crunching is finally over. Check out the global list of the most Instagrammed restaurants of 2016.

1. Sugar Factory, NYC

This is America’s favourite brasserie and candy shop with locations worldwide. While Sugar Factory is busy making the world a sweeter place, Instagrammers are making these colourful candies their object of obsession.

Must Try: Their candy-filled delights

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#monday #funday #mojito

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2. Nobu Malibu, California

Enjoy the stunning oceanfront view as your teeth sink into their Japanese-Peruvian delicacies along and mouth-watering sushi spread to experience a heavenly culinary experience.

Must Try: Sushi by the gorgeous view

3. Tao Downtown, NYC

Famous TV personalities and scantily clad clubgoers is NOT the first thing you will notice here. The impressive 20-feet Buddha centerpiece adds a dramatic touch to this most preferred hotspot.

Must Try: Ask for their Giant Fortune Cookie Filled with Chocolate and Vanilla Mousse

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We'll take it from here…

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4. Katz Delicatessen, NYC

This Lower East side deli is on everyone’s bucket list for their oversized pastrami sandwiches. Should we even be surprised it made it to our list?!

Must Try: Corned beef and pastrami sandwiches

5. Black Tap Craft Burgers and Beer, NYC

Their milkshakes bring all the boys to the yard. Minimal seating and crafty burgers with insane toppings is what earns this place its “wow” factor.

Must Try: Ask for their milkshakes (You might also get an entire slice of cake with it!)


6. Bottega Louie Restaurant and Gourmet Market

Incredible desserts and delicious pizzas satisfy every food lover’s palate who manages to grab a table at this bustling space. Did we mention they were reasonable priced?

Must Try: Their macaron selection is the best in downtown

7. San Pedro Fish Market and Restaurant, LA

Cajun shrimp, steamed crabs, and waterfront view… need we say more?

Must Try: Their delicious micheladas.

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Dinner is SERVED!!

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8. Lavo, California

Upscale Italian eatery on top, thumping music downstairs to groove all night… Lavo is everything you want a nightclub to be. Go meet-and-mingle at the hub or just carry your earplugs if you’re looking for a quiet fine dining experience.

Must Try: Pasta and delicious Italian pastries

9. La Marina, NYC

Perched on the historic Dyckman Marina in Upper Manhattan, this casual American cafe has an amazing island vibe to it. Riverfront views or the incredible tacos, we still can’t decide which one we like better. What about you?

Must Try: Enjoy sangrias by the view

10. Perch, LA

Glamorous, enchanting, and bohemian-chic are the vibes you get when you enter this downtown Los Angeles restaurant. Enjoy the great view from their rooftop patio as you indulge in their french-inspired fare and delicious cocktails.

Must Try: Capture the picturesque city in your glass as the sun sets

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Behold, the coveted #happyhour commences. ??

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