Manhattan – Chelsea
75 Ninth Ave. (bet. W. 15th and W. 16th Sts.)
Manhattan, NY 10011
Housed in the former National Biscuit Company factory building (where the Oreo cookie was created), Chelsea Market has been functioning as a hybrid urban public square/ high-end food court since 1997. Today, in addition to restaurants and food vendors like Amy’s Bread, One Lucky Duck, Jacques Torres Chocolates and Buddakan, Chelsea Market is home to stores like Posman Books and Bowery Kitchen Supply, and also provides free public WiFi.