Unforgettable Gourmet NYC Kitchens

The kitchen is the heart of the home. It is where you get together with friends and family, and it is often the deciding factor on which apartment to rent. Here are three rentals that have some of the most unforgettable gourmet kitchens in New York. 

55 Thompson Street

This boutique rental in Soho holds a total of 38 apartments, each with a luxurious gourmet chef’s kitchen fitted with oak cabinetry, beautiful light fixtures, polished dark stone countertops, pull-out bins, large cutlery drawers, and state-of-the-art kitchen appliances all of which are stainless steel including a Bosch dishwasher and sink. There's plenty of counter space to make a mess on while cooking as well as space to enjoy a meal at the kitchen bar, which comfortably seats four. The building itself also offers residents a fitness center, bike room, rooftop terrace, and deck as well as a green landscaped garden. Currently still available are two-bedroom units starting at $19,950 per month.

The Solaire

In Battery Park City, at 20 River Terrace, you will find a stunning large rental development that sits just on the edge of the Hudson River. Within the 27 floors, there are 282 apartments complete with gourmet kitchens that include granite countertops and slate floors from Vermont, cherry wood cabinets constructed with Forest Stewardship Council-certified wood, as well as features that are both energy-efficient and sustainable such as ultra-pure filtered water and EnergyStar rated appliances. The apartments also feature large floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the home with natural light all day. Enjoy the building's lounge room, children’s playroom, fitness center, bike room, green garden, and rooftop deck with views of the river. Still available are one to two-bedroom apartments starting at $6,900 per month.

The Easton

One of Upper East Side’s newest additions sits at 205 East 92nd Street with one of the most lavish kitchens in the city. The open floor plans and large windows allow for natural light to flood the kitchens, exposing the polished white countertops, light wood cabinets, stainless steel appliances and floors lined with hardwood. The building also gives residents access to a billiards room, a lounge and children’s room, private storage space, rooftop deck, and its convenient location, near some of New York's most upscale restaurants and bars and just blocks from Central Park and the East River.