Greater New York

Open Door: An Irish Pub Goes Upscale Downtown

Open Door Gastropub at 110 John Street (between Pearl & Cliff Streets) is a different take on the traditional Irish pub and represents, in many ways, the changing nature of Manhattan’s financial district. It takes bar food to the next level in an upscale setting that’s still easy on the wallet.

Manhattan

Rayuela: A New Take on Latin America, Spanish Dishes

rayuela-frontRayuela (ra-yue-la), Spanish for hopscotch, illustrates the gourmet Latin American and Spanish menu at this Lower East Side restaurant. The menu hops among the best recipes from a dozen Spanish-speaking countries—effectively erasing their boundaries.

Manhattan

Loreley, a Lower East Side Biergarten Straight Out of Cologne

Loreley' famous tray of bratwurst and beer marinated Ssauerkraut.

Loreley’ famous tray of bratwurst and beer marinated Ssauerkraut.

Loreley on increasingly trendy Rivington St. on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, is a German-style Biergarten and restaurant that understands the hospitality basics. Once a staple of New York City socializing, this rare open-air picnic-table retreat echoes Cologne’s “Brauhaus.”

Manhattan

Victor's: Nuevo Cuban Café in Midtown Hits Golden Milestone

victors-interior02Victor’s Café, a Manhattan landmark, has reached an impressive milestone. The restaurant celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. No small feat given New York City’s highly competitive restaurant business. But it’s still the place to go for upscale Cuban cuisine.

MANHATTAN RESTAURANT GUIDE

Pescatore: A Neighborhood Hit With Good Food, Moderate Prices

Pescatore: A Neighborhood Hit With Good Food, Moderate Prices

Charles Devigne took over Pescatore at Second Ave and 50th St. in Manhattan three years ago, but he's no rookie in the restaurant business. He worked his way up at the restaurant from waiter to genera...Read More

HAMPTONS RESTAURANT GUIDE

OSO, Southampton Inn's Signature Restaurant, is Thoroughly American

OSO, Southampton Inn's Signature Restaurant, is Thoroughly American

OSO Restaurant at the Southampton Inn, welcomes the Hampton's 2013 summer season with a grand opening May 11. This year the restaurant adds a world renowned pastry chef to its well-known "farm-to-tabl... Read More

LONG ISLAND RESTAURANT GUIDE

Stonewalls: Continental Fare Served With Golf in Riverhead

Stonewalls: Continental Fare Served With Golf in Riverhead

Stonewalls Restaurant is located at The Woods at Cherry Creek Golf Course, which sprawls across 140 acres in Riverhead. Owners Vincent Sasso and Charles Jurgens also own and operate the course and nea... Read More

GREATER NY RESTAURANT GUIDE

Miranda: Williamsburg Gem Blends Italian, South American Cuisine

Miranda: Williamsburg Gem Blends Italian, South American Cuisine

Sasha Miranda and husband Mauricio Miranda thought they'd found the ideal location for "Miranda," the Williamsburg, Brooklyn restaurant they opened in 2007. The building was once home to a pre-prohibi... Read More
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