New York City is known for its food. In addition to having some of the best restaurants in the country, a wide variety of traditional, ethnic cuisines can be found here, too.

New York City also boasts a number of foods that are not only considered classics by New Yorkers, and they're also some of the yummiest things you can eat. Because they are NYC classics, you can find them all over the city, and discussing them can be almost as fun as eating them. Debating the best bagels in the city is a year-round Olympic sport.

As you might imagine, emotions can run high when debating food! Let us know in the comments which spots are your favorite, or what we may have missed.