My roommate and I went out to dinner at Posto Thin Crust Pizza a week or so ago to celebrate my birthday. Although weâ€™ve walked by it a bunch of times neither of us had ever tried it, so this was the perfect excuse. It had a nice outdoor seating area, but it […]
One of the things I’m most thankful about my new job (yes, newsflash: Â I now work for an NYC deal and discount Web site) is that my coworker Wells has introduced me to Olive’s. Â This little soup, salad and sandwich shop in Soho produces some of the most phenomenal sandwiches.
While I hate to […]
Fridays when I grew up meant pizza. Â So a few Fridays back, we decided to head to Veloce for some pies.
It was around 9 p.m. when we showed up and tables were scarce, but the host said he could squeeze us in. Â He made a big deal of putting our table of 4 […]
When I got an instant message that said, “I just had the best Italian sandwich in NYC” from my friend Dave, I immediately copied the Yelp review and sent it to my entire office.Â Within 10 minutes of receiving the initial message, I was already en route to Alidoro.
As we turned down Sullivan […]
Last week, CarynÂ (thoughts in italics) and I were invited to dine at Favela Cubana, serving up both Brazilian and Cuban cuisine (not fusion). Â Located in Greenwich Village, this restaurant surprisingly is set back so far off the street that it reminded me of the a strip mall in the ‘burbs. Â Favela Cubana has a […]
Saturday night my roommate and I headed out to dinner with a few friends. Â Since two of the six of us live on the West Side, we decided to try the dining scene out on the West Side for once. Â About 20 places were booked for the night for a table of six, but […]
My mom came in for a quick visit on Saturday so I needed to find a nearby place for brunch. There arenâ€™t a ton of options in Gramercy, so I racked my brain as we walked down Third Avenue. After perusing a few menus, we decided on Piccolo Italian Restaurantâ€™s $13 brunch menu […]