Category New York

Colicchio & Sons – New York , NY

As we were taking a break from wandering in the snow on Saturday, I began looking for a spot for dinner.  When I sorted the available options on OpenTable by “ratings”, I saw that Colicchio & Sons had a reservation available at 5:00.  As restauranteur / chef Tom Colicchio is the mastermind behind one of […]

PJ Clarke’s – New York, NY

When we made plans to go to New York City in mid- December, one of the first things I did was grab my dog-eared copy of Hamburger America and look to see where we were going to eat lunch.  I had narrowed my choices down to three: Corner Bistro, JG Melon and P.J. Clarke’s.  Once […]

Minetta Tavern – NYC

As we were finishing up the weekend in New York, we headed down to Greenwich Village for Sunday brunch at Minetta Tavern.  For the majority of the weekend it had rained, so when we woke up and the sun was (almost) shining, we decided to walk the forty blocks to brunch.  Now these were short […]

Adrienne’s Pizzabar – NYC

On a rainy Saturday morning, we headed down to the Financial District.  One of my co-workers had sent me a link to a pizza place that a friend of his said was the best in the city.  We didn’t really have any plans for the morning, so I googled them, found they didn’t have a […]

Burger Joint – NYC

I first heard about the Burger Joint in le Parker Meridian four or five years ago when I asked a business colleague where to find the best burger in NYC. I was shocked to hear that it was behind a giant velvet curtain, in the lobby of a fairly swank hotel, near Central Park. Then […]

Tavern on the Green – New York City, NY

If I recall correctly, this was actually the first day that it occurred to me to take a picture of food and where I was eating. For the years leading up to their sixteenth birthdays, I had told both of our girls that when each of them turned sixteen that I’d take them anywhere in […]