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Kubeh: Middle Eastern Inspired Food in New York

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

April 30, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

Inspired by the cuisines of the east, since they are comfort-foods... Bundled in freshness and as beautiful and as tasty as they look, a woman decided to open a restaurant called Kubeh; after meeting with women from Syria, Kurdistan, and Iraq, this…

Naya: Middle Eastern Counter and Grill with Lebanese Influences in New York

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

April 29, 2018 | Popular | USA

With the opening of its fifth location in New York, Naya comes with a new revamped and upscale decor. Brightly lit, cleaner and trendier, the casual Lebanese restaurant speaks the American language. Enter a long hall decorated with wood, greenery…

Le Coucou at 11 Howard Hotel; French Class and Perfection

Breakfast & Coffee

April 29, 2018 | French | USA

I didn’t know what to expect, a French name for a restaurant is it a brasserie or a bistro, I opened the door, looked up and... I stopped in awe! A magnificent decor made with class and style, French finesse in a minimalistic decor inspired by…

Contact Info: Le Coucou

Phone Number: +1 212-271-4252

Address: 138 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10013, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-271-4252

Address: 138 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10013, USA [ view ]

Underwest Donuts; Gourmet Cake Donuts

Bread & Bakeries

April 29, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | USA

Because some great food is found in unlikely places, stop by a corner shop and discover one of the tastiest cake Donuts ever. Underwest Donuts specialized in cake donuts -not yeast- only, proposes a handful of choices all prepared…

Lenwich; New York’s Favorite Sandwich Place and Good Looking Eats

Recommended

April 11, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

It’s called Lenwich and I already tried nine of their sandwiches and visited three of their locations; Lenwich is the home of loaded sandwiches beautifully designed to make your mouth water.  The concept is simple, stand in line, order…

Contact Info: Lenwich

Phone Number: +1 (212) 462-4433

Address: 16 West 23rd Street New York, NY 10010, United States [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 (212) 462-4433

Address: 16 West 23rd Street New York, NY 10010, United States [ view ]

Sumptuous Breakfast at Henry; Restaurant of the Life Hotel

Breakfast & Coffee

April 10, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

Henry at Life Hotel is the restaurant name, located in the lobby of a small hotel in New York, few blocks from the Empire State Building on 31st between 5th and Broadway. I like it when establishments throw challenges like “the best hotel…

Contact Info: Life Hotel

Phone Number: +1 212-615-9900

Address: 19 W 31st St, New York, NY 10001, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-615-9900

Address: 19 W 31st St, New York, NY 10001, USA [ view ]

The Life Hotel; Manhattan, New York City

Hotels

April 10, 2018 | Reviews | USA

With a bar and a gourmet restaurant, Life is an affordable hotel located in the heart of the action, behind the Empire State Building and walking distance from Flatiron. Life proposes wide rooms, a super speedy complimentary internet connection, and…

Contact Info: Life Hotel

Phone Number: +1 212-615-9900

Address: 19 W 31st St, New York, NY 10001, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-615-9900

Address: 19 W 31st St, New York, NY 10001, USA [ view ]

The W Hotel New York; Upscale and Professional on Union Square

Hotels

April 10, 2018 | Recommended | USA

One of my favorite hotel brands is called the “W.” A fantastic Experience in Istanbul, a unique stay in Dubai and now New York, in the heart of the action, at walking distance from great food choices and a view on Union Square, the W is…

Contact Info: W Hotel New York

Phone Number: +1 212-253-9119

Address: 201 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10003, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-253-9119

Address: 201 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10003, USA [ view ]

The World’s Best Cookie is Found in New York

Breakfast & Coffee

April 10, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | USA

Third time at Levain, still impressed as if it was the first. What a place, what a cookie... The world's best cookies for sure.  Up on the West Side is a hole in the wall under street level 167 West 74th. You’ll find a small shop under…

Contact Info: Levain Bakery

Phone Number: +1 212-874-6080

Address: 167 W 74th St, New York, NY 10023, United States [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-874-6080

Address: 167 W 74th St, New York, NY 10023, United States [ view ]

5 Napkins Burger New Year: Great Vibes, Deceiving Food

American

April 05, 2018 | Burgers | USA

It’s been the time that I try 5 Napkins Burger; to tell you the truth, I’ve passed in front of Theo place endless times but never felt it. The name and red curtains don’t inspire but wait until you walk in. The place looks like an…

Norma: One of New York’s Best Italian Restaurants, a Must Try

Italian

April 04, 2018 | Recommended | USA

It’s a pleasant experience from the minute you walk in. It even starts when you read the 4.7/5 google rating and discover the Michelin guide recognition on the restaurant door. I was welcomed like a king into a lively space with positive vibes…

Contact Info: Norma

Phone Number: +1 212-889-0600

Address: 438 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-889-0600

Address: 438 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10016, USA [ view ]

Fairfax: When Simple Things Make You Happy, An Enjoyable Breakfast in New York

Breakfast & Coffee

April 04, 2018 | Recommended | USA

Part of the same group called “Happy Hospitality,” Fairfax is another perfection like its siblings, “Joseph Leonard” and “Studio at Freehand” which I both reviewed already. This group managed to create amazing…

Contact Info: Fairfax

Phone Number: +1 212-933-1824

Address: 234 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10014, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-933-1824

Address: 234 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10014, USA [ view ]

The British Airways, JFK Terminal 7, New York: Dirty!

Airports

April 02, 2018 | Travel | USA

A quick walk through a small terminal under renovation before reaching the lounge. There are no significant food choices, but fridges filled with nylon wrapped cheap sandwiches a human wouldn’t eat; Few shopping choices, couple restaurants,…

Gansevoort Market, New York City

Reviews

April 01, 2018 | Street Food | USA

I lately discovered the existence of permanent market spaces, or it has become the trend. After the craze of street food markets all around the states, London and cities of Asia comes the permanent market spaces where a handful of food stands join…

Pennsy Market New York: A Lunch Escape

Reviews

April 01, 2018 | USA

Located in the heart of Madison Square Garden at the entrance of Pennsylvania station, the Pennsy Market hosts a selection of food choices inside a big rectangular hall. “Pat La Freda” the famous meat provider, a bar, pizza by the…

Dominique Ansel: The Once Famous Cronut has Lost its Charm

Desserts & Sweets

April 01, 2018 | Tasty Discoveries | USA

I’ve been one of the first to try this world famous creation called the “Cronut,” visited Dominique Abdel several times trying every time something new. Dominique Ansel became suddenly famous, and the quality deteriorated; the…

Contact Info: Dominique Ansel Bakery

Phone Number: +1 212-219-2773

Address: 189 Spring St, New York, NY 10012 [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-219-2773

Address: 189 Spring St, New York, NY 10012 [ view ]

Boucherie: French Culinary Art in New York

French

April 01, 2018 | Recommended | USA

Boucherie is a traditional French Brasserie an exact copy of the ones up in Montmartre transported into the fast business city of New York. Stopping for a drink, a slice of charcuterie or a delicious French meal, Boucherie opens every day as of 11…

Gotham West Market: A Food Haven in New York City

American

April 01, 2018 | International Cuisine | USA

A permanent street food market welcomes you in a vast space where several restaurants occupy each a corner. I loved the vibes, the road signs, the fun advertising and the rich smell of food being prepared a-la-minute. From burgers to noodles, pizzas…

Breakfast at Freehand New York; The Taste of Love and Touch of Innovation

Breakfast & Coffee

April 01, 2018 | Hotels | USA

When New York is on a storm alert, and you wake up at four excited to see it... a great day has to start with a hefty breakfast. Walking the empty streets of this marvelous city before anyone even woke up, I arrived at Freehand, a trendy hotel near…

Manousheh New York: A True Lebanese Bakery, Amazing Manakish!

Bread & Bakeries

April 01, 2018 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | USA

Ambassador of great culinary know-how, Manousheh has exported the true taste of the Lebanese “Manouche” to New York. I’ve been here several times already and still feel goosebumps every time I walk in. It feels Lebanese, it smells…

Contact Info: Manoushe NYC

Phone Number: +1 347 971 5778

Address: 193 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10012, United States [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 347 971 5778

Address: 193 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10012, United States [ view ]

Nicoletta: Casual Italian with American Influences

Italian

March 31, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

Because I’ve been here for dinner and photos were dark, I decided to come back for another experience during lunch period when chefs are calmer and can cook for me without garlic and pasta aldente. Nicoletta opens at 4 pm for a late lunch or…

Contact Info: Nicoletta

Phone Number: +1 212-432-1600

Address: 160 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-432-1600

Address: 160 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10003, USA [ view ]

&pizza: Complete Chaos in New York!

Pizza

March 31, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

I heard about & Pizza and was happy to try it out. I came into a black & white long corridor: Easy ordering process; few pre-set pizzas and mainly build your own options with different toppings: different cheeses, veggies, herbs,…

The Dabney Washington, Featured at The Chefs Club New York: Live The Kitchen Vibes

French

March 31, 2018 | Recommended | USA

It’s where starred chef meet, a restaurant called The Chefs Club is famous for its refined offerings prepared by professionals. With eight chefs playing around the open kitchens, this unique restaurant showcases your food being cooked in front…

Contact Info: Chefs Club

Phone Number: +1 212-941-1100

Address: 275 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10012, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-941-1100

Address: 275 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10012, USA [ view ]

The Donut Pub; New York’s Exceptional Doughnuts

Breakfast & Coffee

March 31, 2018 | Recommended | USA

I’ll be straightforward and skip the introductions; I’ve had thousands of Donuts in my life but never as good as the one at The Donut Pub. It’s an old looking place with a long bar up front, coffee, and sandwiches sold at American…

Breakfast at 1 Hotel New York; A Beautiful Setup and Great Looking Plates

Breakfast & Coffee

March 30, 2018 | Hotels | USA

This breakfast deserves a review of its own. Down at Jams, the hotel restaurant and bar, food is served a-la-Carte as of 7 am. Dimmed lights, an industrial feel, bricks and metal structures, the aromas of freshly fried eggs activate all my senses.…

Contact Info: 1 Hotel Central Park

Phone Number: +1 212-703-2001

Address: 1414 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-703-2001

Address: 1414 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA [ view ]

1 Hotel New York: Perfection in the Details

Hotels

March 30, 2018 | Recommended | USA

Perfection in the details is what best describes the 1, a catchy hotel located on Sixth Avenue by the park. With its beautiful green facade covering the building, it’s not a hotel you won’t notice when walking the busy streets of New…

Contact Info: 1 Hotel Central Park

Phone Number: +1 212-703-2001

Address: 1414 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-703-2001

Address: 1414 6th Ave, New York, NY 10019, USA [ view ]

The Doughnut Project New York

Desserts & Sweets

March 30, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

With two of their locations visited in the last week, I enjoyed the Donut Project’s big-sized donuts and innovative flavors. Loved the bacon and maple, the olive oil and black pepper Donut, Prosecco Italian sparkling wine, the everything with…

The Doughnut Plant, New York: Probably The Best Donut I Ever Had

Breakfast & Coffee

March 30, 2018 | Recommended | USA

I liked the name and the menu choices, which made me want to wake up early and visit them. The Doughnut Plant has the world's first crème brûlée doughnut as well as the first square doughnut which were created here in New…

Contact Info: Doughnut Plant

Phone Number: +1 212 505 3700

Address: New York [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212 505 3700

Address: New York [ view ]

Spaghetti Incident; New York’s Italian Trattoria

Italian

March 21, 2018 | Restaurants | USA

When a restaurant has a bizarre name, you can’t but put it on your list. Considered by Google as one of the best spaghetti addresses in New York, and craving an Italian experience, I planned my dinner tonight, spaghetti, burrata, rigatoni and…

Union Fare New York: The World Sexiest Croissants

Breakfast & Coffee

March 21, 2018 | Recommended | USA

On my last trip to New York, I discovered a croissant, a loaded one, colorful on the outside and richly filled in the inside. It was love at first sight, a heavy-loaded Croissant like I’ve never seen before; red velvet, chocolate, crème…

Contact Info: Union Fare

Phone Number: +1 212-633-6003

Address: 5 E 17th St, New York, NY 10003, United States [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212-633-6003

Address: 5 E 17th St, New York, NY 10003, United States [ view ]

Katz: The Place of Dream Sandwiches

American

March 21, 2018 | Recommended | USA

It’s called Katz, and it sells one of the world’s tastiest sandwiches. I’ve been here three or four times already enjoying their thick, super loaded juicy sandwiches prepared in front of you. Thousands of customers come here daily,…

Contact Info: Katz's Delicatessen

Phone Number: +1 212 254-2246

Address: 205 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002, United States [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 212 254-2246

Address: 205 E Houston St, New York, NY 10002, United States [ view ]

Balade Your Way: A Lebanese Casual Restaurant in New York Serves a Tasty Shawarma

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

March 21, 2018 | Recommended | USA

Balade or “local” in Lebanese, an eatery from our country is now open in New York for the last year or so. I came here because I liked the name and just because every successful Lebanese has to be supported and thanked for showing the…

Contact Info: Balade Your Way

Phone Number: +1 (212) 695-6969

Address: 144 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018 [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 (212) 695-6969

Address: 144 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018 [ view ]

New York’s Iconic Kellogg’s Cereals Store; For the Hidden Child in You

Breakfast & Coffee

March 21, 2018 | Popular | USA

I was walking union square when a signboard grabbed my attention. A Kellogg’s shop but not a store; there is something happening on the first floor. Not so exciting I said to myself, but let’s see what’s the Kellogg’s store…

Contact Info: Kellogg's NYC

Phone Number:

Address: 31 E 17th Street NY, NY, 10003 (elevator access at 36 E 18th Street) [ view ]

Phone Number:

Address: 31 E 17th Street NY, NY, 10003 (elevator access at 36 E 18th Street) [ view ]

The Chapel of Saint Charbel Occupies an Important Spot Inside St. Patrick's Cathedral New York

News

March 21, 2018 | Popular | USA

From Lebanon to New York, in the heart of St. Patrick's Cathedral, the city's most famous church, Lebanon has an important spot dedicated for Mar Charbel. The Chapel of Saint Sharbel is situated along the northeastern corridor of the cathedral,…

Eileen’s Cheesecakes of New York City

Desserts & Sweets

March 07, 2018 | Tasty Discoveries | USA

Because Google considers Eileen’s cheesecakes as being the best in New York and because I’ve been already here in 2015, I was back to have a cheesecake near little Italy. Eileen is famous for its strawberry cheesecake, the lemon -one of…

Coco & Cru New York City: Another Coffee Kitchen on Broadway

Breakfast & Coffee

November 30, 2017 | Restaurants | USA

Located on the corner of Broadway and Bleecker street, Coco and Cru serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a bar ambiance. Full at lunchtime on a Thursday, it seems that the food here is good. Even though I was not happy with the very strong smell of…

Ippudo NY: Second Time, Loving the Ramen Restaurant Even More

Asian/Chinese

November 28, 2017 | Recommended | USA

It’s much more than a Ramen restaurant: it’s an experience. It's called Ippudo and it’s happening in New York. I’ve been here before, waited an hour to be admitted, sat at a corner table with no lighting to take photos with a…

Contact Info: Ippudo Westside

Phone Number: +1-212-974-2500

Address: 321 W 51st St, New York, NY 10019 [ view ]

Phone Number: +1-212-974-2500

Address: 321 W 51st St, New York, NY 10019 [ view ]

Amorino New York: The World Famous Flower Ice Cream

Desserts & Sweets

November 22, 2017 | Ice Cream & Gelato | USA

Amorino is known all around the world for its flower-shaped ice cream. I already tried it in Paris, Rome and now New York. The same great Italian taste carefully mastered in a flower shape has been following me all around the world. I stop here…

Bareburger New York: Barely Edible Diner Food

American

November 22, 2017 | Burgers | USA

I’m happy that I finally made it to Bareburger and I'm even more excited to try the impossible burger; yes, the impossible burger, a burger that feels, looks and tastes like meat but isn’t. This burger helps the planet and costs ten…

Chelsea Market: A Neighborhood, Must Visit Living Space in New York

News

November 20, 2017 | USA

A block long and a block wide and just a short walk from the Hudson River in the area of Manhattan known as the Meatpacking District, Chelsea Market has become in just fifteen years one of the greatest indoor food halls of the world, with more…

Tim Ho Wan: The Dim Sum Specialist

Asian/Chinese

November 19, 2017 | Restaurants | USA

The Hong Kong based chain specializing in Dumplings and Dim Sum has newly opened in New York, a block from Union Square facing the Hyatt Hotel. Steamed vegetables, steamed rice rolls, fried and steamed dumplings, baked barbecue buns, steamed…

Society Cafe New York: Much More Than a Simple Breakfast, It's A Journey

Breakfast & Coffee

November 17, 2017 | Coffee, Wine & Drinks | USA

Behind a big facade that looks like the entrance of a castle is hidden a beautifully designed hotel called The Walker. Oozing class and style, this place is not for the average tourist but more of a space for connoisseurs. It feels like an old…

Joseph Leonard: It’s Breakfast at Home in New York City

Breakfast & Coffee

November 16, 2017 | Recommended | USA

It’s the name that tempts you at first then you discover the place and fall in love! It was only eight when I pushed the door open of Joseph Leonard’s little heaven. Occupying the corner of some traditional quarter feeling like old…

Happy Bowls New York: New, Funky but Not Worth It

Restaurants

November 16, 2017 | Reviews | USA

Subtle colors, red neon lights, colorful chairs and stools, white tables... one wall with green grass and another with the poster of a sexy woman. A happy place that caught my attention and made me want to try it. Bowls of all kinds, poke bowls…

Pure Green: New York's Best Acai Bowl

Recommended

November 15, 2017 | Reviews | USA

Açai pronounced Ah-Sah-Yee is a superfood loaded with antioxidants. It’s my dream bowl, my addiction every time I'm in New York. Fresh and healthy, it puts me in a good mood!  The best açai bowl I’ve ever had, more…

Make Sandwich: Bizarre Menu; Complicated Choices!

Reviews

November 14, 2017 | Sandwiches | USA

On Union square is a small sandwich shop called “Sandwich” offering nine kinds of sandwiches. The place is neat, one table in the middle and an open kitchen...but I expected more details! Photos of the menu, the possibility of choosing…

Sandwicherie New York: A Beautiful Place, Bad Food, Bad Service

International Cuisine

November 13, 2017 | Restaurants | USA

Very fresh and colorful, Sandwicherie is a newly opened eatery next to Union Square. With a broad menu covering a varied choice of sandwiches, pasta, salads, and juices, this place does it all...kind of. Walk in to a beautiful space decorated with…

The Coffee Shop Union Square: Too Chaotic For Breakfast

Breakfast & Coffee

November 12, 2017 | Restaurants | USA

As simple as the name suggests, The Coffee Shop is an old restaurant in the heart of Union Square New York that's been open for breakfast, lunch and dinner for as long as the city can remember. You can have a look at the busy neighborhood on…

Sullivan Street Bakery: The Egg and Sausage Sandwich

Bread & Bakeries

November 12, 2017 | Breakfast & Coffee | USA

Highly rated on Google Maps I chose for my next breakfast 'Sullivan St.', located on 9th and 24th in New York City. I love this city especially in the morning... it has become a habit of mine to do two breakfasts every single day while in the…

Five Guys: My Personal Favorite Fast Food Burger

American

November 11, 2017 | Burgers | USA

Let’s get straight to the point, no descriptions, no introductions just the real deal centre of attention: one of my favorite burgers ever, one of the world’s best! After trying Five Guys in Paris, Dubai and two times in New York, I can…

Contact Info: Five Guys New York

Phone Number: +1 646 783-5060

Address: 690, 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10017, United States [ view ]

Phone Number: +1 646 783-5060

Address: 690, 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10017, United States [ view ]

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