Posts Tagged ‘midtown east’
 
 
 
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One of the Best Lunches in NYC for Under $25

We’re not great cooks, but when it comes to Japanese barbecue… well, we’re pretty damn good. We took our expertise to Futago 25 for lunch the other day and put our cooking skills on display. Futago does a lot of things great, b...
 
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Authentic Greek Cuisine and Craft Beer Flights

What do you get when you combine 30 tap craft beers, authentic Mediterranean fare, and an ambiance suitable for practically everyone? Ted’s Corner Tavern. The name might throw you for a loop leading you to believe you’re visiti...
 
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Bacon, Egg and Cheese Waffle Sandwich and Bloody Marys

We are all familiar with the happy hour hotspots in Midtown East that beckon the 9-5 crowd fleeing the high-rises at 5 o’clock during the week, but many overlook this area when seeking sustenance for weekend brunch. The Atwood ...

 
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One Hell Of A Happy Hour With A Side Of American Cuisine – Public House

Ah, happy hour. That glorious time when we can unwind and complain about our nine-to-fives while merrily eating and drinking. But in NYC, happy hour isn’t just an afternoon activity; it’s a way of life. Public House—a loud live...
 
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General Tso’s Chicken Sandwich, Chili Cheese Tots, and Burgers – Uncle Sam’s Burgers

While Asian fusion restaurants combine different ingredients from various Asian countries, Uncle Sam’s Burgers has decided to take some of those popular components and fuse them with American classics like burgers and hot dogs....
 
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Texas Smoked Brisket Tacos. Cotija Cheese. XXX Fuego Sauce. – Tres Carnes

Sometimes it’s hard to imagine the thought of two flavor-filled worlds colliding, but when you combine slow-cooked authentic Texas barbecue with savory Mexican ingredients, you end up with a little taste of heaven. Tres Carnes ...

 
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Charcuterie Boards. Squid-Ink Linguini. World-Class Risotto. – Ristorante Asellina

If you’re a smart New Yorker, odds are you avoid hotel restaurants like the plague. Typically they are tourist traps and the prices are through the roof. We thought this way for a long time… until we discovered Rist...
 
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Farm-to-Table Proteins. Seasonal Veggies. Maple Syrup Gum – Between the Bread

A lot of places have the same method of serving “fast(er) food”. Chipotle wields your protein, carbs, veggies, and $2 guac into a burrito or a bowl. Similarly, Dig Inn will put your choice of protein and two sides on a platter....
 
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Corporate breakfasts just got better – Park Avenue Tavern

Big corporate buffs are constantly looking for a new place to wine and dine their prospective and current clients. The days of the two martini lunch are becoming obsolete and it’s simply not reasonable to take everyone and thei...

 
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Where They at Pho? – Obao

Located between 45th and 46th street on 9th avenue in Hell’s Kitchen, Obao is a food lover’s oasis known for their authentic Thai and Vietnamese dishes, specifically their Pad Thai and Pho (pronounced “fuh” to all you novice ea...