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The Review: Aquavit – The Dining Room

Tweet Where do I start? Well, let me just say that I’ve been going to Aquavit (65 E 55th St) for about 3 years now for Lychee Martinis (the best!) and the appetizer size of Swedish Meatballs (to die for!!). I’ve been wanting to actually have a sit down dinner for so long and I finally […]

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A Review of Vespa Restaurant NYC

Tweet On my way home from work yesterday my boyfriend met me at Vespa Restaurant, a little Italian place located at 1625 2nd Ave (b/w 84th & 85th), for a quick bite to eat (and a large glass of wine ;)). We’d been there a couple years ago and remembered it being decent and having a lovely […]

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Gyu-Kaku Midtown Restaurant Review

Tweet Gyu-Kaku, for those of you who don’t know, is a Japanese BBQ restaurant. There are two locations in the city, one in the East Village (34 Cooper Square) and the one that I visited this past weekend in Midtown (805 3rd Ave. 2nd Floor). Everyone in the place was equipped with their cameras, and […]

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A Blog Makeover? Any Advice or Recommendations Welcomed!

Tweet So I was thinking about my blog recently and I’d like to switch it up a bit. I may even change the layout. I was wondering if any of my readers wanted me to keep certain aspects of the blog or if there was something that I was missing that they’d like to hear […]

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The Review: Mahjong Dumplings

Tweet Last night I was lucky enough to have an excellent meal with drinks at Mahjong Dumplings located @ 1542 2nd Ave (between 80th & 81st). I got this more than worth it coupon from Gilt City.  For just $35 you get 2 apps, 2 dumplings & a bottle of wine or 2 bottles of sake […]

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Pre-Grand Opening of Little Town NYC

Tweet Since you all know that I took a trip to Little Town NYC for their private pre-grand opening event I’d like to fill you guys in with a little of what I’ve learned. You can check out their menu here before you go, they boast the best from all over NY state. I have to […]

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The Review: Brooklyn’s Marco Polo Ristorante

Tweet Located @ 345 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY. If you’re looking for an authentic Italian meal, so good that it competes with your grandma’s food you need to visit Marco Polo. A family owned and run Italian eatery, their magical cuisine originated from San Martino, Italy and was graciously shared with all of us starting in […]

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Pet Friendly Restaurants in NYC!

Tweet Last night I was watching Diners, Drive-Ins, & Dives with Guy Fieri and he brought us to a restaurant that serves both humans and their furry friends alike. So it got me thinking…are there any human/canine serving restaurants in Manhattan? Over the past couple years I have seen the canine population in the city multiply rapidly. In […]

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The Review: Gina La Fornarina (Upper East Side)

Tweet I’ve been going to Gina La Fornarina located at 1575 2nd Ave (between 81st St & 82nd St) since it first opened its doors about 3 years ago. I might go as far as to vote this my #1 favorite brunch restaurant in the city. I have to say, they sure know their strong point, any […]

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Best of NYC: Ess-a Bagels!

Tweet When I lived on 20th street there seemed to be a bagel war raging between Ess-a Bagel and David’s Bagel which were only a couple blocks apart. I tried both and let me tell you, to this day Ess-a Bagels makes the best bagel I’ve ever had in my life! They’re large, I mean […]

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