MISSION CHINESE FOOD – NYC 154 Orchard St. (nr Rivington), New York, NY Rating 7.5 Mission Chinese is a tiny (41 seat) with only a couple of reservations available. But don’t preoccupy yourself with trying to get one because you … Read more..
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AL FASSIA – MARRAKECH, MOROCCO 55, boulevard Zerktouni – Résidence Tayeb 1er Marrakech Rating: 9.2 I was admittedly quite surprised at how progressive Morocco is in their treatment and views of women. There were many female-run businesses such as Berber communes for women … Read more..
FATTY CRAB – NYC 643 Hudson Street (bet. Horatio and Gansevoort) New York, NY 10014 Date dined: 4.13.12 Rating: 6.7 On a Friday evening after seeing a comedy show uptown right after work, a few friends and I wanted a low key … Read more..
BILL’S BAR & BURGER 22 Ninth Avenue (at West 13th Street) New York, NY 10014 Date dined: 3.7.12 Oops, another late night burger this week. But I don’t regret it at all ( I mean, it’s for the blog…). Bill’s … Read more..
CRIF DOGS / PDT – NYC 113 St. Marks Place (nr. Ave A) New York, NY 10009 Date Dined: 1/17/12 With dozens of combinations to choose from and a few dogs created by famed NYC chefs, Crif Dogs is a foodie favorite … Read more..
LA ESQUINA – NYC 114 Kenmare St. (at Lafayette St), New York, NY 10012 Date Dined: Multiple Visits I was called for jury duty a few weeks ago, which I don’t think anyone would say is their favorite civil duty. … Read more..
DIDDY RIESE – Los Angeles 926 Broxton Avenue, Westwood, CA 90024 Date Dined: 10.27.11 I love places like Diddy Riese. It’s a Bargain and it’s one-of-a-kind. It has also been there since 1983 and you have to actually go there to … Read more..
FATTY ‘CUE - NYC 50 Carmine St. (nr. Bedford St) New York, NY, 10014 Date Dined: 11.3.11 I am already plotting my return to one of the newer additions to the Fatty Family in the West Village -Fatty ‘Cue. There were too … Read more..
FATHER’S OFFICE – Los Angeles 1018 Montana Ave, Santa Monica CA 90403 Date Dined: 8.28.11 Photo courtesy of: http://blogs.laweekly.com/squidink The burger craze that took over New York a few years ago has not quite hit L.A. yet. If you ask someone … Read more..