Upper West Side Restaurant Week is Almost Here!

Hey Upper West Side folks! Restaurant week has almost arrived and here is a list of the participating restaurants! These places will be offering two-course lunches for $26 and three-course […]

Not Your Average Japanese Snacks @ MOCU-MOCU

MOCU-MOCU is one of Hell’s Kitchen’s newest establishments, and quickly becoming a popular go-to spot for lunch, coffee, or a snack. The small, sleekly designed space is equal parts restaurant […]

Fruits & Veggies Galore @ Peacefood Cafe

Guys. I went to Peacefood Cafe today… again. I’m never disappointed. If you haven’t yet been, allow me to enlighten you on one of New York’s best vegan restaurants. (Check […]

Perfected Roast Chicken, Outdoor Seating, and Amazing Italian @ Barbuto

When on the hunt for al fresco dining in the quant streets between the Meatpacking District and West Village, your options are basically endless. Simple and unassuming, Barbuto is an almost-hidden […]

Uptown Irish Pub Perfection @ Le Chéile

Dear Irish pubs, I really love you. Your beer is good, your cider is delicious, and your fish and chips make me swoon. Your ambiance is just the right amount of […]

Great Beer List, Whiskey, and Shuffleboard Bowling @ Bob’s Your Uncle

Newly minted bar Bob’s Your Uncle recently opened May 7 and already seems to have attracted a good following. Located on the Upper West Side, Bob’s Your Uncle is unpretentious […]

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Homemade Bavarian Brews and Badass Bites @ Paulaner

Paulaner German Restaurant and Microbrewery is the perfect choice for beer aficionados and foodies alike. The decor mixes an industrial style with the warmth of a traditional German beer hall. […]

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Farm to Table at Its Finest @ The Marshal

If you’re looking for a some great tasting, rustic but innovative eats close to the action of Midtown, The Marshal is definitely the way to go. Located in Hell’s Kitchen, […]


Real Kobe Beef and Some Amazing Steaks @ 212 Steakhouse

Chances are if you’ve had Kobe beef in the last couple of years here in NYC, you were tricked. From 2001 to 2006, and again from 2010 to the end […]

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Fresh Seafood, To Go @ Cevich

Lately there has been a huge surge in “fast food” eateries that go above and beyond the “almost-food” offerings of places like McDonald’s and Taco Bell; places that promise a […]

Good Food, Cheap Drinks, and Jenga? @ E’s Bar

The Upper West Side houses its share of college bars, wine bars, sports bars, and upscale casual restaurants. It is also home to many folks who grew up drinking in […]

Got Goat? @ Victory Garden

Tucked next to a parking lot on Carmine St., you might easily walk right by this little gem on your way to Grey Dog or Blue Ribbon Bar just around […]

Bacon Wrapped Wieners? @ Crif Dogs

Crif Dogs is not a spot for those watching their caloric intake or alcohol consumption. Whether you’ve come in here stone cold sober or after a late night out. This […]

Eat Like You’re in Japan Without Ever Leaving New York @ Ootoya (Chelsea)

Japanese cuisine is insanely complex and multifaceted. While sushi, ramen, yakitori, and mochi may get a lot of the spotlight, we don’t want you to forget about some of the […]

Chocolate Chip Sea Salt Cookie Perfection @ Sweet Corner Bake Shop

Sea salt on anything is pretty awesome, but especially on a chocolate chunk cookie. Sweet Corner Bake Shop in the West Village is this little corner bakery that you could […]

“Putting Vegetables Out of Their Comfort Zone” @ Dirt Candy

Located on the Lower East Side, Dirt Candy is one of the most creative and delicious dinners we’ve had in a really long time. Here’s the kicker though; it’s an […]

Crawfish, Clam, Crab, Catfish, Oh My! @ The Boil, NYC

The Boil may possibly be the best/worst thing to happen to Cajun food lovers in New York. Nestled in the LES with a full bar in front and a large open-style […]

Hidden Burger Joint in a Swanky Hotel? @ Le Parker Meridien Burger Joint

We just thought this was cool. So you walk into the swanky, somewhat intimidating, five-star hotel lobby of Le Parker Meridien Hotel in midtown Manhattan and follow yellow neon burger […]

Run After a Snail? @ The Cinnamon Snail Food Truck

What the truck? Put your running shoes on to catch up to the Cinnamon Snail Truck in Manhattan. Yeah, yeah we know it’s a vegan/vegetarian food truck, but even if […]

Hot Dang! @ Num Pang Sandwich Shop

We have a crush on these Asian-inspired sandwiches. There are four locations, so you have no excuse not to hit up one of these little sandwich shops and sink your […]

Fried Chicken Sandwich @ Upright Brew House

This unpretentious West Village spot has everything you need to practically move in. It is a coffee-house, beer bar, café, and arcade all in one. There are about 15 seats […]

Rice Krispy Treat Me Right @ Treat House

We’ve all grown up eating Rice Krispy treats. Now, here’s a place that has made this cherished treat grow up with us. Treat House on the Upper West Side is […]

I’m a Little Tea Pot @ Harney & Sons

This is for all the tea drinkers out there. We’ve stumbled upon a quaint little tea shop in Soho that is always buzzing. The front of the space is an […]

The Heat is On @ The Kin Shop

Calling all spice lovers out there, boy, do we have the dish for you. Chef Harold Dieterle, from Top Chef and Alicia Nosenzo have teamed up to open this contempory […]