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The Best New York TV Shows on Netflix

Finding a good New York TV show to watch can be hard, so we've ranked the best ones and included where to watch them. Check out our list of the best New York TV shows of all time streaming on Netflix.

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1. Friends

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8.9/10
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95/100
Year: 1994-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 10
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.

Where to Watch: 236 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 6 episodes (3%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (TBS). 234 episodes (99%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play & 4 others).

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2. When They See Us

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9.0/10
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86/100
Year: 2019-2019Rated: TV-MASeasons: 1
Thriller, Biography

What it's about: Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park.

Where to Watch: 4 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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3. Master of None

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8.3/10
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Year: 2015-2019Rated: TV-MASeasons: 2
Comedy, Romance

What it's about: 30-year-old New York actor Dev takes on such pillars of maturity as the first big job, a serious relationship, and busting sex offenders on the subway.

Where to Watch: 20 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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4. Louie

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8.5/10
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Year: 2010-2019Rated: TV-MASeasons: 5
Comedy, Stand-up & Talk

What it's about: Louis C.K. stars as a fictionalized version of himself; a comedian and newly divorced father raising his two daughters in New York City.

Where to Watch: 63 episodes (98%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hulu). 64 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play & 6 others).

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5. Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

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7.7/10
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80/100
Year: 2015-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 4
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: When a woman is rescued from a doomsday cult and lands in New York City, she must navigate a world she didn’t think even existed anymore.

Where to Watch: 51 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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6. Pose

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80/100
Year: 2018-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 2
Drama, LGBTQ

What it's about: A dance musical that explores the juxtaposition of several segments of 1980s life and society in New York: the ball culture world, the rise of the luxury Trump-era universe and the downtown social and literary scene.

Where to Watch: 8 episodes (42%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 19 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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7. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

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79/100
Year: 1999-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 21
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: In the criminal justice system, sexually-based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their stories.

Where to Watch: 20 episodes (4%) are available to watch free online (NBC & USA). 470 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Hulu). 29 episodes (6%) are available to stream on a TV everywhere service (NBC & USA). 469 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 8 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 6 others).

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8. The Magicians

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75/100
Year: 2015-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 4
Drama, Action & Adventure

What it's about: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.

Where to Watch: 39 episodes (75%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 5 episodes (10%) are available to stream on a popular TV everywhere service (Syfy). 52 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 6 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others). Episodes coming soon to Netflix on December 15th, 2019 (PST).

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9. Frequency

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72/100
Year: 2016-2019Rated: TV-PGSeasons: 3
Drama, Mystery

What it's about: Detective Raimy Sullivan is stunned when a voice suddenly crackles through her father’s old, long-broken ham radio – it’s Frank Sullivan, somehow transmitting over the airwaves and through the decades from 1996. Separated by twenty years, father and daughter have reunited on a frequency only they can hear, but can they rewrite the story of their lives without risking everyone they love?

Where to Watch: 13 episodes (37%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 35 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $0.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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10. Beauty and the Beast

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72/100
Year: 2012-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 4
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Detective Catherine Chandler is a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective. When she was a teenager, she witnessed the murder of her mother at the hands of two gunmen and herself was saved by someone – or something. Years have passed and while investigating a murder, Catherine discovers a clue that leads her to Vincent Keller, who was reportedly killed in 2002. Catherine learns that Vincent is actually still alive and that it was he who saved her many years before. For mysterious reasons that have forced him to live outside of traditional society, Vincent has been in hiding for the past 10 years to guard his secret – when he is enraged, he becomes a terrifying beast, unable to control his super-strength and heightened senses.

Where to Watch: 70 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & CBS All Access). 14 episodes (20%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 5 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 3 others).

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11. The Black Donnellys

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70/100
Year: 2007-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 1
Crime, Drama

What it's about: Meet the Donnelly brothers: Tommy, Jimmy, Kevin and Sean. There is nothing these four Irish brothers wouldn't do to protect each other, and for them that means lying, cheating, stealing and, occasionally, calling the cops. Narrated by wannabe gangster Joey "Ice Cream," this gritty series bears witness to the Donnelly brothers' sudden involvement in organized crime, focusing on how they go from boys to mobsters, and showing how their new life affects their relationships with friends, family and lovers.

Where to Watch: 12 episodes (86%) are available to watch free online (NBC). 1 episodes (7%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 14 episodes (100%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Prime Video & Vudu).

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12. The Get Down

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66/100
Year: 2016-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 2
Drama, Musical

What it's about: In 1977 New York City, the talented and soulful youth of the South Bronx chase dreams and breakneck beats to transform music history.

Where to Watch: 16 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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13. She's Gotta Have It

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60/100
Year: 2017-2019Rated: TV-MASeasons: 2
Comedy, Drama

What it's about: Nola Darling struggles to define herself and divide her time among her friends, job and three lovers. A new take on Spike Lee's film, in 10 episodes.

Where to Watch: 19 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).

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14. The Mysteries of Laura

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59/100
Year: 2014-2019Rated: TV-14Seasons: 2
Comedy, Crime

What it's about: Laura Diamond, a brilliant NYPD homicide detective balances her “Columbo” day job with a crazy family life that includes two unruly twin boys and a soon-to-be ex-husband — also a cop — who just can't seem to sign the divorce papers. Between cleaning up after her boys and cleaning up the streets, she’d be the first to admit she has her “hot mess” moments in this hilariously authentic look at what it really means to be a “working mom” today. Somehow, she makes it all work with the help of her sexy and understanding partner, and things becomes even more complicated when her husband, ironically, becomes her boss at the precinct. For Laura, every day is a high-wire balancing act.

Where to Watch: 16 episodes (42%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix). 22 episodes (58%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 2 services (Google Play & YouTube).

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15. Jessie

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57/100
Year: 2011-2019Rated: TV-GSeasons: 4
Children, Comedy

What it's about: An idealistic teen from rural Texas embarks on the adventure of a lifetime when she decides to leave behind starry nights for big city lights. Thrilled to be on her own and determined not to be intimidated by New York City, she accepts a job as nanny for a high-profile couple with four kids. Helping to keep her moral compass in check are Bertram, the family's butler, and Tony, the building's 20-year-old doorman.

Where to Watch: 94 episodes (90%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix & Disney+). 95 episodes (90%) are available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play & 2 others).

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16. Taxi Brooklyn

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55/100
Year: 2014-2019Seasons: 1
Action & Adventure, Crime

What it's about: Caitlin "Cat" Sullivan is an NYPD detective working in Brooklyn. After her driving privileges are suspended, she relies on Leo Romba, a highly skilled Brooklyn cab driver from France. Leo becomes Cat's driver and a consultant on her cases. While solving crimes with Leo, Cat is also running her own unauthorized investigation into the death of her father, an NYPD detective thought to have been executed by the Capella crime family. In doing so, she clashes with her boss, Captain Baker, and her ex-husband Gregg, who has picked up the case for the FBI.

Where to Watch: 12 episodes (100%) are available to stream on a popular subscription service (Netflix).