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Where to Enjoy The Feast of The Seven Fishes in NYC

Where to Enjoy The Feast of The Seven Fishes in NYC

Many Italian-Americans celebrate Christmas Eve with a Feast of the Seven Fishes (Festa dei Sette Pesci). This is a tradition for Catholics, as they abstain from eating meat on holy days. The reason for seven dishes is not really clear – some say seven is the most frequently used number in the bible and others […]

| December 20, 2015
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Giulia’s Kitchen in Cliffside Park

Giulia’s Kitchen in Cliffside Park

When my Aunt suggested we try a favorite restaurant of hers in Cliffside Park, New Jersey, I was a bit surprised. She lives about 25 minutes away and her bar is set high. She has traveled all over the world and dined at many of the finest restaurants, so I was more than a little […]

| September 16, 2015
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Kincaid’s on the Pier in Redondo Beach Hires New Chef

Kincaid’s on the Pier in Redondo Beach Hires New Chef

Kincaid’s on the Pier in Redondo Beach is a destination restaurant and a new chef is in charge. Lance Corrales is no young up and coming hot shot looking to make a quick name for himself, but more of an experienced chef who was hired over younger competition because he knows how to deliver when […]

| March 1, 2014
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A Bite of New York History

A Bite of New York History

There aren’t many restaurants that stand the test of time like Midtown East’s Pescatore. This traditional Italian eatery has been happily filling the plates of no less than three generations of New Yorkers. With a cozy and welcoming ambiance and a very inviting and bustling al fresco dining scene, this is a neighborhood favorite for […]

| September 22, 2013
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Doing The Pho In Beverly Hills

Doing The Pho In Beverly Hills

Forget the fact that Kanye West injured his head on a sign while going into 9021PHO last week, as well as creating quite a scene inside the restaurant with the pursuing pack of paparazzi. It is the food here that is the headline maker. This is a stellar example of superior Vietnamese food in a […]

| July 9, 2013
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A Delightful Pairing

A Delightful Pairing

On a recent beautiful spring afternoon, we were invited to a fabulous luncheon at Lure Fishbar in Soho NYC to meet Valdo Proprietor, Dr Pierluigi Bolla and his longtime trusted Winemaker Gino Cini. Upon entering Lure Fishbar you somehow forget you are in New York City. It’s as if you just stepped inside a luxury […]

| April 29, 2013
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NYC Restaurant Week 2013

NYC Restaurant Week 2013

It’s a foodie’s favorite time of year when NYC celebrates Restaurant Week. In reality, the time frame extends beyond a week to include almost a month from January 14-February 8th (offers at participating restaurants only, excludes Saturday and Sunday is optional). One must take advantage of this tremendous opportunity to try a 3-course, prix fixe […]

| January 14, 2013
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