Here are 87 of the best New York tattoo artists and shops according to our research. If you think we should add anyone to the list or if you see anything that should be edited, contact us by clicking here
Tattoo Styles: Watercolor, Abstract
*Amanda’s books are currently closed.
Scott Sonner – Buffalo, New York
Casy Diaz – Rochester, New York
Coffey Shop Tattoos
Address: 21-36 44th Rd, Long Island City, NY 11101
Phone: (718) 218-6532
Tattoo Artists: Gene Coffey
Tattoo Profile: The shop is just a couple blocks away from PS1, the corpse of 5 points and a lot of other great sites that Long Island City has to offer. If you haven’t been out to Queens lately you should come check it out. There’s a booming art scene and some really great eats.And now some unique custom tattoos.
Address: 27 Saint Marks Place New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 420-1313
Tattoo Artists: Rob Fay, Julie, Pito
Tattoo Profile: We believe in providing excellent customer service and comprehensive consultations in order to fully service clients while maintaining the highest standard in the industry.
Karrah Teague – Rochester, New York
Angela De Rosette
125 Art Collective
Address: 125 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201
Phone: (716) 248-1155
Tattoo Profile: Ted Hawkins has been featured in Tattoo Magazine, and published in several art compendiums, such as Excavate, and Pandaemonium. He is also the recipient of numerous awards on the tattoo convention circuit, including â€˜best black and grey’, and â€˜best realistic color’
New York Adorned
Address: 47 Second Ave. New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 473-0007
Tattoo Artists: Yoni Zilber, Jase, Kris Magnotti, Bart Bingham, Brad Stevens, Dan Bythewood
Tattoo Profile: New York Adorned Bringing you the top tattooers and highest quality gold piercing jewelry since 1996
Jade Sutton – Buffalo, New York
Woody – Rochester, New York
The Ultimate Tattoo & Piercing
Address: 2933 W Henrietta Rd Rochester, NY 14623
Phone: (585) 424-1430
Tattoo Artists: Shawn Conn, Sue Gertner, Giancarlo Lopassio
Tattoo Profile: The Ultimate Body Jewelry Company, Inc. is owned and operated by Elizabeth Wise R.N., BSN. We have been serving Monroe and surrounding counties for over 11 years. We offer Custom Tattooing and Professional Body Piercing done to the highest standards, but at prices the Rochester community can afford.
Three Kings Tattoo
Address: 572 Manhattan Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11222
Phone: (718) 349-7755
Tattoo Artists: Adam Machin, Mat Moreno, Nik Lopez De Quintana, JK5, Gustavo Rizerio, Dave Ball, Kal Morrison, Amanda Rodriguez, Jack Cody, Minka Sicklinger, Joe Madden
Tattoo Profile: Three Kings Tattoo is a Brooklyn-based tattoo studio driven by the ideals of individuality, creative excellence, and technical innovation. We take pride in our ability to create world-class art that combines the traditional and avant-garde with a level of craftsmanship and professionalism unrivaled in the tattoo world.
Ink & Style – Buffalo, New York
Address: 211 Chestnut St, Lockport, NY 14094
Phone: (716) 201-1649
Tattoo Profile: Ink & Style is an award winning tattoo studio and hair salon. Owned and operated by Inkmaster’s (Spike TV) Nick D’Angelo. Our experienced tattoo team is one of a kind all trained by Nick, a nationally award winning artist. At Ink & Style we require the highest level of sterilization possible from all artists. Artists are required to use a fully disposable, German engineered tattooing system. This system was designed to be clean, effortless and cause less skin trauma therefore leading to tattoos that heal better than the competitors.
First Class Tattoo
Address: 52 Canal St, Manhattan, NY 10002
Phone: (646) 998-5203
Tattoo Artists: Mikhail Andersson, Dmitry Kuzmichev, Diego Romay, Hira Lupe Laura Bachet, Ledwin Perez, Sebastian
Tattoo Profile: Come visit First Class Tattoo. Your trusted NYC tattoo shop.
Logan J Aguilar
Tattoo Styles: Realism, Cover Ups, Color Tattooing
Tattoo Profile: Logan Aguilar works out of Last Rites Tattoo Theatre in NYC. He is known to be one of the best realism tattoo artists around and another award winning tattoo artist that we love. He’s a great all around artist but specializes in cover ups, color tattooing, photo realism and portraits. His vibrant and detailed tattoos make him one of the best around and we hope you check his work out.
Smith Street Tattoo Parlour
Address: 411 Smith Street Brooklyn, New York 11231
Phone: (718) 643-0463
Tattoo Artists: Steve Boltz, Bert Krak, Daniel Santoro, Eli Quinters
Tattoo Profile: Come visit Smith Street Tattoo Parlour. Your trusted NYC tattoo shop.
Wasted Space Tattoo Shop
Address: 1279 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216
Phone: (716) 877-3122
Tattoo Profile: Our Tattoo Artists offer High Quality Custom Tattoos. Clean and Relaxing enviornment for your next tattoo experience!
Taylor Heald – Buffalo, New York
White Rabbit Tattoo
Address: 121 Essex St., 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10002
Phone: (212) 228-1803
Tattoo Artists: Bradley, June, Cole, Michelle
Tattoo Profile: White Rabbit Tattoo Studio is a calm refuge from the visually aggressive decor of typical tattoo parlors. Come visit our beautiful new studio on the Lower East Side.
Mellow Madness Tattoo Parlor
Address: 435 South Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (585) 325-2010
Tattoo Artists: Chuck Delux, Andy May, Andrew Woodhams
Tattoo Profile: Mellow Madness Tattoo Parlor combines a clean and welcoming environment with experienced tattoo artists while still realizing that this is a customer service industry. We do everything we can to not only produce some of the highest quality tattoo work in the area, but also treat each customer with the utmost respect. We provide a fun and laid back atmosphere, yet maintain a totally professional attitude.
Address: 492 Metropolitan Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211
Phone: (718) 599-9443
Tattoo Artists: Steven Huie, Mike Lucena, Fernando Lions
Tattoo Profile: Walk-ins are welcome, but subject to availability. Consultations are free. We don’t take appointments over the phone or by email. Come in to set your appointment, discuss your tattoo and ask any questions about pricing, timing, etc.
The Upstate Tattoo Co
Address: 970 Clinton Ave S, Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (585) 413-3390
Tattoo Artists: Bill “Irish”, Jamie Cole, Jilly Steves, Bernie Melendez, Katie Laidlaw, Kyle Seelig
Tattoo Profile: We provide a safe and comfortable atmosphere for anyone who walks in. We have professionally trained artists who will work with you to give you that perfect tattoo!
East Side Ink
Address: 97 Avenue B New York, NY 10009
Phone: (212) 477-2060
Tattoo Artists: Josh Lord, Jessica Mascitti, Jonah Ellis, Gerald Feliciano, Cheo Park, Angela de Rosette, Caesar Bacchus, Dan Bones, Ezechiel Ortega
Tattoo Profile: East Side Ink has come a long way since 1992, when world-renowned tattoo artist Andrea Elston opened shop in the East Village. Back then, tattooing was illegal in New York City and avoided by the mainstream. The shop catered exclusively to hard-core body-art aficionados and developed a reputation as New York’s premier parlor for custom tattoos.
Physical Graffiti Tattoo Studio
Address: 374 Ridge Rd W. Rochester, NY 14615
Phone: (585) 262-4444
Tattoo Artists: Gooch, Squintz, Joel, Ashley, Andy
Tattoo Profile: Physical Graffiti was founded in 1992. We strive to give our customers quality pieces of art, and welcome everyone with a professional yet relaxed atmosphere.
Charles Nicoli II – Rochester, New York
Trinity Tattoo Collective
Address: 801 Woodward Ave, Ridgewood, NY, 11385
Phone: (347) 602-2560
Tattoo Profile: Come vist us at Trinity Tattoo Collective if you’re looking for top of the line work and artists. We look forward to hearing from you.
Living Canvas Tattoo Studio
Address: 3022 Genesee St, Cheektowaga, NY 14225
Phone: (716) 892-6646
Red Baron Ink Tattoo
Address: 621 East 11th Street New York, NY 10009
Phone: (917) 993-2303
Tattoo Artists: The Baron, Dave Tevenal, Surroshin, Jef Velasco, Sam Roldos, Miko
Tattoo Profile: Red Baron Ink Tattoo is like the speakeasy of tattoo shops in New York City, its intimate and hidden. Each person that has come to our shop feels like they’re hanging out at a friend’s house. However, the execution and precision of their pieces is found in select few professional shops throughout the world; Red Baron Ink is one of them.
Mike Deuce – Rochester, New York
Address: 1745 Hertel Ave, Buffalo, NY 14216
Tattoo Profile: Welcome to Arboreal Ink, Buffalo’s classiest body art studio and gallery! We offer top-quality services in a professional and sterile environment. We specialize in tattoo and piercing, and also sell a variety of custom jewelry, art prints, and accessories.
Toby Zeigler – Rochester, New York
Ink Spot Tattoo
Address: 3811 Harlem Rd, Buffalo, NY 14215
Phone: (716) 834-8282
Zachary Wheeler – Buffalo, New York
Sean Salasny – Niagara Falls, New York
Christine Erickson – Rochester, New York
Donny Arthur – Buffalo, New York
Josh Schlageter – Buffalo, New York
Adam Francey – Rochester, New York
Austin – Rochester, New York
Britney Goodman – Brooklyn, New York
Keith Kuzara – Buffalo, New York
Alex Bovenzi – Rochester, New York
Art To Zen
Address: 4363 Lake Ave Rochester, NY 14612
Phone: (585) 621-3515
Tattoo Artists: Dan Ross, Patrick Ross, Johnny Pantera, Anthony Filo
Tattoo Profile: Art to Zen tattoo was founded in 2009 in Rochester NY. We are interested in giving you the custom piece that you’ve always dreamed of.
Diego V. Mannino
Body Art Studios
Address: 8011 3rd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11209
Phone: (718) 836-2939
Tattoo Artists: Peter Cavorsi
Tattoo Profile: Body Art Studios is a state of the art tattoo and piercing shop located in Bay Ridge Brooklyn. With its relaxed and comfortable atmosphere Body Art Studios is known for its art gallery style decor.
White Tiger Tattoo
Address: 466 Ridge Rd W, Rochester, NY 14615
Phone: (585) 621-4460
Tattoo Artists: Danny, Kent, Eddy, Joe C, Stephen
Ben Waara – Rochester, New York
Graceland Tattoo Studio
Address: 2648 East Main Street, Wappingers Falls, New York
Phone: (845) 297-3001
Tattoo Artists: Adam Lauricella, Cookie, Corey Krupowicz
Tattoo Profile: At Graceland Tattoo we promise our clients the respect and diligence they deserve. We welcome everybody who is searching for exceptional body art that will last a lifetime. Please feel free to stop by and meet our artists, ask questions and check us outâ€¦we’ll work hard to see to it you leave satisfied.
Kyle Seelig – Rochester, New York
Lucky Lotus Tattoo
Address: 1045 S Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (585) 271-5880
Tattoo Artists: Steve, Brandon, Karrah
Tattoo Profile: Here at Lucky Lotus Tattoo shop in Rochester, NY, our award-winning artists are dedicated to giving you the best custom tattoos in any style. With over 25 years of combined experience, our tattoo artists provide outstanding designs and are held to the highest standards of cleanliness and safety.
Love Hate Tattoo
Address: 217 Alexander St Rochester, NY 14607
Phone: (585) 262-6440
Tattoo Artists: Joseph DiProjetto, Adrien Clark, Dylan, Zane, Adam
Tattoo Profile: We are a group of artists with a common mindset and goals, creating tattoos that will withstand the test of time in an environment that is clean, relaxed, and fun. We look forward to seeing you soon
Adrien Moses Clark – Rochester, New York
Tom Zanzer – Buffalo, New York
Chris Lombardi – Buffalo, New York
Amanda – Buffalo, New York
Divine Machine Tattoo
Address: 82 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14201
Tattoo Profile: Divine Machine is a custom Tattoo Shop Located at 82 Elmwood Ave near the corner of Allen St in the City of Buffalo. To make an appointment with any of our artists give us a call ahead of time at 716-883-1300. Walk-ins are always welcome.
Hand of Doom Tattoo
Address: 500 Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY 14222
Tattoo Profile: Hand Of Doom tattoo is a professional tattoo parlour located in the heart of the elmwood village.
Living Color Tattoo Studio
Address: 717 Park Ave Rochester, NY 14607
Phone: (585) 271-2250
Tattoo Artists: Khary, Luke, Hannah, Quentin, Amber, Stefan
Tattoo Profile: Living Color Tattoo Studio was established in 2006 with the intent to change the negative connotations associated with tattooing and piercings. So, Peter Betrus and Khary Paradise opened Living Color Tattoo Studio.
Red Rocket Tattoo
Address: 78 West 36th Street New York, NY 10018
Phone: (212) 736-3001
Tattoo Artists: Mike Bellamy, Adam Guy Hays, Max Shoberg, Derek Martinez, Erica Flannes, Thomas Leyh, Shannon Ritchie, Greg Rosenfeld, Joshua Nonas
Tattoo Profile: Open 7 days a week, our style runs the gamut from super fine portraits to new school/old school adaptations to Japanese-influenced and custom ideas of all flavors.
Most Popular Tattoo Styles
American Traditional, Biomechanical, Celtic, Cover Up, Japanese, New School, Photo Realism, Polynesian, Portrait, Watercolor, Script, Floral, Geometric, Black & Grey, 3D, Black & White, Tribal, Animal, Mandala, White Ink, Sacred Geometry, Trash Polka, Vegan