Archive for 'Grub/Spirits'

Little Park Does Some Big Things

Little Park Does Some Big Things

At Little Park which sits off to the side of the trendy Smyth Hotel with décor reminiscent of little more than a trendy and upscale little diner, restaurateur and Chef Andrew Carmellini is arguably doing his [...]

Aperitif Bayside, A Touch of Class in Queens

Aperitif Bayside, A Touch of Class in Queens

From nearby Bell Boulevard, the Bayside’s Aperitif Bistro has a façade that resembles the bright lights of a theater or a boutique hotel, but a closer glimpse reveals a spacious open air eatery, with fare that’s [...]

Porchlight – Chelsea: Drink Here Now

Porchlight – Chelsea: Drink Here Now

Porchlight breathes some new life into the craft bar scene with reasonably priced upscale bar food and inventively concocted drinks inside of a sprawling space- all this, despite the dearth of any surrounding scenery on Eleventh [...]

Ramen Burger & Sapporo Team Up For Tasting

Ramen Burger & Sapporo Team Up For Tasting

Inspired by traditional Japanese styles of ramen, Shimamoto teamed with the folks at Sapporo Premium Beer to host a special lunch pairing menu at the site of Ramen Burger's most recent pop-up space on Tuesday afternoon. [...]

A Marriage of French-African Fare at Ponty Bistro Harlem

A Marriage of French-African Fare at Ponty Bistro Harlem

Ponty Bistro is a downright charming addition to a burgeoning neighborhood- and one that proves that there are plenty of restaurants in Harlem that make the trek uptown worthwhile. [...]

Wild Horse Tavern – Upper East Side: Drink Here Now

Wild Horse Tavern – Upper East Side: Drink Here Now

Wild Horse Tavern is a newly opened and approachable blend of rock and Upper East Side-edness, without the pretentiousness that can come with either. [...]

Roberta’s: Pave Paradise, Put Up a Pizza Spot

Roberta’s: Pave Paradise, Put Up a Pizza Spot

As you'll learn in your first visit to the very quaint, very Brooklyn spot, Roberta's Pizza in Bushwick, ambiance matters little in the way of food worth traveling for. [...]

Shhh. SRO Pizza, a Speakeasy on Bowery

Shhh. SRO Pizza, a Speakeasy on Bowery

Single Room Occupancy is the full name for SRO Pizza, New York City's first pizza speakeasy which opened earlier this year on Bowery. Knock twice, then be delighted with deep fried pies and delicious toppings. [...]

Two Thumbs Way Up at Gramercy’s Upland

Two Thumbs Way Up at Gramercy’s Upland

Based upon being almost roundly praised by even the snarkiest of critics- both professional and amateur ones- Upland remains one of Manhattan's most sought after dining room reservations, despite having been open for more than six [...]

Church Street Tavern – Tribeca: Drink Here Now

Church Street Tavern – Tribeca: Drink Here Now

Blending the style of old New York with the class of its modernized neighborhood the newly opened Church Street Tavern brings a much needed jolt of Americana into a sometimes stuffy Tribeca. [...]