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

The Standard Grill’s “million dollar” chicken.

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.