Archives of #New York

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...
NoMad Restaurant NYC

The NoMad Restaurant

The NoMad restaurant is located in the NoMad hotel in Flatiron.  It’s owned by Chef Daniel Humm who is the chef behind Eleven Madison Park.  However, it does have its accol...
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 ...
Central Park New York

Central Park During Fall & Spring

Central Park is huge like the hole in a cocaine addict’s nose.  Every major city has its notable park.  Seoul has Olympic Park.  Sydney has the Royal Botanic Garden.  San...
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&#...
Per Se nyc

Per Se & Central Park

Per Se is considered the East Coast’s French Laundry.   Thomas Keller is the only US chef to have two restaurants with 3 Michelin Stars and two restaurants on the World̵...
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...

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...
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.    ...

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...
Jean-Georges NYC

Jean-Georges & 3 Michelin Stars. Douche.

Jean Georges is no amateur when it comes to fine dining like I’m no amatuer when it comes to eating or being a complete a-hole.  Here are its awards as if it matters:...