Bird’s-Eye View: New York’s Five Best Roast Chickens

The Standard Grill's "million dollar" chicken. Photo: Melissa Hom

Even if some people are still trying to push ice cream and lobsters, everyone knows that this is really roast-chicken season. We dug in and came up with five of the city’s best birds: Barbuto, Locanda Verde, Marlow & Sons, the Standard Grill, and Vinegar Hill House. Click through to see them and to learn the secrets that make these chickens so choice.