Archives of #New York City

Shake Shack

Shake Shack vs In N Out

Shake Shack is pretty much the In N Out of the East Coast.  Well, not really. They’re Shake Shack.  It gets the comparison all the time due to being similar in nature.  Ho...
Daniel Restaurant NYC

Daniel & Old Money

Daniel is one of New York’s institution for fine dining and many chefs have came out of Papa Boulud’s kitchen.  Here are the past two years’ accolades to name a ...
Estela NY

Estela & NYC’s American Tapas Scene

Estela is a small plates restaurant and resembles Son of A Gun in Los Angeles.  I believe the Spanish word is “tapas” in other words small plates.  Same thing.  It&#...
Chef's Table At Brooklyn Fare

Chef’s Table Brooklyn Fare

Chef’s Table is a newly minted 3 Michelin Stars restaurant in Brooklyn and it just landed on the World’s 50 Best Restaurant list at #81.  That’s number 81 not ha...
Le Bernardin NyC

Le Bernardin & Anthony Bourdain’s Bromance

Le Bernardin is one of the long standing restaurants in New York.  It’s a staple of the New York’s Michelin Guide and a 3 star list would not be complete without its n...
Sushi Yasuda NYC

Sushi Yasuda & NYC’s Favorite Sushi Joint

When I visited New York, my buddy asked what I wanted to do in New York while I was there.  As a true fatty, opps I mean foodie, I sent him a list of restaurants I wanted to try a...

Russ & Daughters & A New York Staple

It has been around since the early 1900s and pretty much a landmark like your grandma.  It has an old butcher shop feel to it and it’s clean as hell unlike your girlfriend....

Babbo & Mario Batali

I was walking to another Italian spot but did a quick search and stumbled upon Babbo.  Babbo was a very upscale restaurant in that everyone was dressed up and even the bar had res...
Momofuku Ssam Bar

Momofuku Ssäm Bar

David Chang has built an empire under the Momofuku brand.  Momofuku Ssam Bar is an attempt to bring Korean food to the masses; however, it’s a bit of an Asian fusion restaur...
Xian Famous Foods NY

Xi’an Famous Foods & Hand Made Noodles

Xi’an Famous Foods is pretty popular in New York.  I’m a big noodle person.  Actually, I’m a huge food person.  I originally wanted to try the OG spot in East ...
Hope Sculpture NY

Chase Bank & HOPE Sculpture

It’s a Chase Bank like every other Chase Bank.  However, there’s something different about it from outside.    ...
Momofuku Ko NYC

Momofuku Ko & David Chang’s Flagship

David Chang is an alumni of Daniel Boulud’s kitchen and a complete celebrity now.  He has a TV series, a magazine, restaurants and voted the best IG page for foodporn from a...

Joe’s Pizza & Claims Of Being the Best

Joe’s Pizza.  It’s considered by many to be one of the best pizza spots in NYC and they’re pretty much open 24 hours.  Joe’s served their pizza by the sli...
Artichoke Basille’s Pizza New York

Artichoke Basille’s Pizza & Crab Pizza

Artichoke Basille’s Pizza (ABP) is easily one of the best New York pizzeria.  There’s multiple locations around New York but the best location is the one in East Villa...
Prince St Pizza NYC

Prince St. Pizza & The Best NYC Pie

When I visited NYC, I wanted to experience the good ol fashion New York Sicilian pizza.  I discovered Prince Street Pizza on my first trip to New York and it has left an impressio...
Marea NYC

Marea & New York Italian Fod

Marea is an Italian restaurant across the street from Central Park and near Columbus Circle. It’s a fairly large restaurant and the head chef is Michael White. Chef Michael W...
Clinton Street Baking Company New York

Clinton Street Baking Company & Lower Eastside

Clinton Street has been on my list for a good amount of time.  I always wanted to check them out since I go to NYC at least twice a year to eat.  I caught a red-eye on one day f...
The Museum of Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art & New York City

New York’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) sits in East Midtown.  It’s a block away from the famous Halal Guys cart.   I decided to drop by on my last NY trip and the pla...