New York Restaurant Hotspots

Always on the look out for a new ‘IT’ restaurant or to revive an old fave in the city.. here are my latest loves..

1. TAO downtown

It’s totally OTT, but a great place for a group of friends or a fun date at the bar. The asian-fusion style food is super rich and decadent to match. More touristy than locals, but very fun.


OTT asian-NYC glam


Decadent and delish


2. Supper. East Village

Love the simple italian food and cosy interiors. It’s a a tiny space, so it’ll be a squeeze and you can’t book, but worth the wait. Exposed brick walls and chandeliers is this oldie-but-a-goodie a signature style. Red wine and delish italian food – can’t be beat.

super supper

super supper

3. Blue ribbon sushi

Another NYC classic. Order the sashimi.. seriously you’ll wonder why you ever ordered from other japanese restaurants before.

little tucked-away sushi heaven

little tucked-away sushi heaven


4. Buvette, West Village

Eat at the bar or out in the tiny courtyard at the back. Amazing tapas sharing dishes. Great wine. Expect a long wait – but worth it. Tip: try go early! Brunch or Dinner – both amazing.

my new fave

my new fave


5. Morandi, West Village

A favourite – year round. Its big and busy with excellent Italian food.. casual or dressy, what ever you make it to be. Great for larger groups – but book ahead.


6. Minetta Tavern, Greenwich Village

You don’t get more New York than this. Famous for the burgers, steaks and fries.. indulge and top it off with a dirty martini.

New York New York

New York New York




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