Archive for 'Grub/Spirits'

A Hot Summer Night at Ditch Plains

A Hot Summer Night at Ditch Plains

Summer's steamiest evening was not the ideal time to grab a reservation at a place without a working air conditioner. And yet, that's where we found ourselves- wiping sweat from our brows at Chef Marc [...]

Gallow Green – Chelsea: Drink Here Now

Gallow Green – Chelsea: Drink Here Now

Learn about NYC's most distinctive garden, rooftop, inside of a hotel bar. It's Gallow Green and it sits atop The McKittrick Hotel. And it's where you should be drinking now and all summer [...]

Chefs Santos & Wu Battle in “Chinese Throwdown” at Louro

Chefs Santos & Wu Battle in “Chinese Throwdown” at Louro

Monday evening, West Village restaurant Louro welcomed Fung Tu Chef Jonathan Wu to do battle with Chef David Santos in the one night only event dubbed the "Chinese Throwdown," a four course friendly culinary battle. [...]

Rogue – Flatiron District: Drink Here Now

Rogue – Flatiron District: Drink Here Now

Enter Rogue, a sports bar for the everyman that could comfortably make its residence in just about any New York City neighborhood. [...]

Clinton Hall – Financial District: Drink Here Now

Clinton Hall – Financial District: Drink Here Now

It's a beer garden and it's downtown. Coupled with a nice outdoor area on a relatively remote street, Clinton Hall offers a festive atmosphere that will last long after the place's new-ness wears off. [...]

Cacio e Vino’s Mixed Bag of Authentic Sicilian Fare

Cacio e Vino’s Mixed Bag of Authentic Sicilian Fare

Cacio e Vino is a rustic style relic of a more simplistic New York City. It's small and quiet and it sits just a few blocks from sister restaurant Cacio e Pepe, equally as charming [...]

Rooftop Lounge at Pod39 Hotel- Murray Hill: Drink Here Now

Rooftop Lounge at Pod39 Hotel- Murray Hill: Drink Here Now

The Rooftop Lounge at Pod 39 Hotel is an absolutely awesome summertime haunt that's sized perfectly enough to feel exclusive. And it's got the fare from Salvation Taco being served to boot. [...]

Jbird’s Great Cocktails Overshadow So-so Fare

Jbird’s Great Cocktails Overshadow So-so Fare

The mixology team behind Upper East Side haunt Jbird is made up of all-stars from Death & Co. and 1534. The drinks here are special and wide ranging, but the wheels fall off when the [...]

The Belfry- East Village: Drink Here Now

The Belfry- East Village: Drink Here Now

A cool, quirky bar with plenty of beer, wine, cocktails and character to keep your party humming throughout the night. It's The Belfry. And it's among the finest gems hiding inside the East Village's [...]

Woodrow’s- Tribeca: Drink Here Now

Woodrow’s- Tribeca: Drink Here Now

Since opening in 2012, Woodrow's, an Irish Pub meets family style eatery, has been serving the downtown Manhattan area with affordable American fare and a rotating cavalcade of some 29 different beer taps to quench [...]