Elmhurst

Lively and laidback, with some of the city’s best food and shopping

In the heart of Queens, Elmhurst borders Jackson Heights and boasts a relaxed, friendly vibe with everything you need, including extraordinary shopping and dining, beautiful tree-lined streets, and convenient transportation options and a quick commute to Manhattan. Ideal for families and commuters, the diverse and appealing neighborhood is packed with things to do, while also offering a quiet, laidback atmosphere that allows you to relax and recharge from the excitement of the city.

Let your taste buds travel through some of New York’s best international cuisine, including Thai, Chinese, Mexican, Korean, Argentinian, Malaysian, and Indonesian. Browse two of New York’s best urban shopping malls, Queens Center Mall and Queens Place Mall, with major stores like Macy’s, H&M, Target and the Apple Store. Head over to nearby Flushing Meadows Corona Park for a run, stroll, or picnic; take in an exhibition at the Queens Museum and New York Hall of Science; or try the delicious bites at the Queens Night Market.