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Wallflower – West Village

WALLFLOWER – WEST VILLAGE 235 W 12th St (4th St & Greenwich Ave) New York, NY 10014 Rating: 8.0 Date Dined: March 2014 Website: www.wallflowernyc.com Wallflower is my new favorite spot to recommend to people when they ask me where … Read more..

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Pegu Club – NYC

PEGU CLUB – SOHO 77 W. Houston St  New York, NY 10012 Rating: 6.2 The Pegu Club is a large cocktail lounge in Soho that is named after a British Colonial Officer’s club near the Gulf of Martaban, Burma. One Pegu master mixologist … Read more..

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Chez Sardine – NYC

CHEZ SARDINE – NYC 183 West 10th Street, New York, NY 10014 Rating: 8.4 It is Gabe Stulman month for me. Promptly after eating at Montmartre I asked my friend to make a reservation at Chez Sardine which had been on my … Read more..

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Brooklyn Fare- Chef’s Table

BROOKLYN FARE CHEF’S TABLE – BROOKLYN 200 Schermerhorn Street  Brooklyn, NY 11201 Rating: 9.7 Brooklyn Fare easily ranks in my top 3 meals of all time.  The brilliant chef César Ramirez’s eighteen-seat tasting restaurant is extremely unique for several reasons. First, it is … Read more..

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Tertulia – NYC

TERTULIA – NYC 359 6th Avenue, New York, NY 10012 Rating: 8.0 Tertulia is a Spanish gastropub that came to be after Chef Seamus Mullen became inspired by the food of Northern Spain – its simplicity and quality of ingredients. … Read more..

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Aria Wine Bar – NYC

ARIA WINE BAR – NYC 117 Perry St. (nr. Hudson) New York, NY 10014 Date dined: 3.16.12 Late winter / early spring seems to be the hot time of year to host large birthday parties. I had another 28-person dinner this … Read more..

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Casa Mono – NYC

CASA MONO – NYC 52 Irving Pl. (nr 17th), New York, NY 10003 Date dined: 2.17.12 Casa Mono is one of Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich’s partnerships but rather than Italian food, this little Gramercy gem features regional Spanish fare. The menu is … Read more..

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Alta – NYC

ALTA – NYC  64 W. 10th St. (nr. Sixth Ave) New York, NY 10011 Date Dined: 1.10.12 Alta is a very cute West Village tapas restaurant that you might walk right by if you didn’t know what you were looking … Read more..

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The Bazaar – L.A.

THE BAZAAR – Los Angeles 465 South La Cienega Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90048 The Bazaar is ranked 85th on the San Pellegrino World’s 100 Best Restaurants list (2011) so I definitely consider myself lucky to have dined there. Acclaimed chef … Read more..

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