Address: 267 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, US
Website: www.utopiadiner.com
Phone: 212.873.6233

Paradise is different for everyone. Some see it as a world of perfection, filled with four-string quartets and creme brulee. Others, like Emma Weisberg, prefer it to be warm, inviting and a place where kids can be kids, which is what the aptly title Utopia offers. “OK, it’s not fancy, themed or even pretty, but they love kids, never mind a mess,” she says. “They help you shove your stroller into the corner and always give a lollipop at the end of the meal!”