Tag: NYC

Where to have a Unique Thanksgiving Dinner in NYC in 2015

Where to have a Unique Thanksgiving Dinner in NYC in 2015

If you are planning to dine out in Manhattan this Thanksgiving, here are some unique ideas for a different kind of celebration: SPICE MARKET If you are looking to spice up your Thanksgiving, then Jean-George’s Southeast Asian restaurant Spice Market located on West 13th Street is ideal.  The exotic décor is sure to give your […]

| November 18, 2015
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Where to Celebrate Father’s Day 2014

Where to Celebrate Father’s Day 2014

They say the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach, and we know dad’s love steak. Here are five great steak restaurants that offer fabulous steaks and deals in New York City for this Father’s Day, June 15, 2014.

| June 13, 2014
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A Sicilian Gem on the Upper  East Side

A Sicilian Gem on the Upper East Side

  As a “foodie,” traveling to Italy you are inspired by its history and culture. There is no shortage of great food, wine and spirits gathered from the local purveyors in each and every area.  The Italian people are warm, welcoming and accommodating. 83 ½, located at 345 East  83rd Street on the Upper East […]

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The Black ’n White Cookie -The 11th Day Of Cookies

The Black ’n White Cookie -The 11th Day Of Cookies

Today we are highlighting New York City’s signature cookie, “The Black ‘n White.” This Gotham classic can be found all over metro New York in neighborhood delis and their gourmet counterparts like Dean and Deluca and Zabar’s. In our quest to find the origin of this New York native, we were surprised that the cookie’s […]

| December 11, 2012
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A Taste of Tuscany in New York

A Taste of Tuscany in New York

It has been a couple of years since my last trip to Tuscany, but after sitting down with Felice 83 Owner and Winemaker Jacopo Giustiniani, the delightful memories of fine Tuscan wine and outrageously delicious food came pouring back. I was invited to meet Jacopo and to try some of the latest varietals from the family […]

| November 13, 2012
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San Rocco

San Rocco

Situated in the heart of the New York City’s Flat Iron district, San Rocco Restaurant conveys Italian culture in its entirety. Reminiscent of Milan’s greatest restaurants, every detail has been closely attended to and the ambiance is one of a contemporary, yet extremely warm enoteca. We started off our meal with two absolutely extraordinary drinks […]

| September 30, 2012
Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge

It was early Thursday night when Kari returned my call, and I think it surprised even me when I found myself sniveling lightly into the phone.“Harry dumped me.”“Thank God that’s finally over,” she replied, “We’re going out.” I tried to protest, but Kari quickly rebutted with promises of three things a girl can never refuse […]

| September 19, 2012
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The Garden at Surya

The Garden at Surya

Surya, which refers to the sun god in Hindu mythology, is a unique Indian Restaurant in the sometimes chaotic West Village. Highlighted by outdoor garden dining, it is a lovely place to have a quiet dinner in lower Manhattan. With 20 years of experience, Chef Lala Sharma is at the helm and driving the direction […]

| September 19, 2012
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Resto—A Breath of Fresh Air.

Resto—A Breath of Fresh Air.

The unique Belgian Restaurant, Resto, on 111 E. 29th St. left me tantalized and excited about this new find. Resto chef Ryan Skeen is serving up the most interesting Belgian food in New York. The unpretentious surroundings and thoughtfully executed food define this one-of-a-kind neighborhood restaurant. The oblong room, with a charming outdoor patio, is […]

| September 19, 2012
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Plein Sud

Plein Sud

Weekend brunch is a staple for most New Yorkers, and by far my favorite meal of the week. Last Saturday I ventured from my neighborhood of the Upper East Side to enjoy some fine French fare at Plein Sud, or “Far South.” Located at the Smyth Hotel in TriBeCa, this modern, Provençal-inspired brasserie was a […]

| September 19, 2012