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Il Punto: Italian Tradition in Trendy Hell's Kitchen

ilpunto manhattan1 Il Punto: Italian Tradition in Trendy Hells KitchenIl Punto Ristorante occupies a central spot on the corner of 9th Avenue and 38th Street, and reflects both Hell’s Kitchen’s past as well as its future. It blends the best of Old World, family-style Italian cooking with the elegance of a trendy white-table-cloth restaurant in one of Manhattan’s hottest neighborhoods.

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Manhattan

East River Cafe: New York Style Dining, at a Moderate Price

EastRiver front1 East River Cafe: New York Style Dining, Moderate PriceIt’s always a welcome sight when the owner of a restaurant greets patrons as they enter. At the East River Café on the corner of First Ave. and 61st St. at the foot of the Queensboro Bridge, Sam Morcos is usually sitting at the end of the well-known copper bar just inside the door.

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Manhattan

Pescatore: A Neighborhood Hit With Good Food, Moderate Prices

pescatore nyc front 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 general manager and knows every facet of the operation.

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MANHATTAN RESTAURANT GUIDE

Junoon: Indian Cusine Fit for Raja in Manhattan's Flatiron District

Junoon: Indian Cusine Fit for Raja in Manhattan's Flatiron District

Junoon likes to bill itself as a restaurant with “French service, in the family, ­Indian style.” At least that's how one waiter described it when a local critic recently visited the new outlet in the ...Read More

HAMPTONS RESTAURANT GUIDE

Blue Sky Mediterranean Lounge: Europe in Sag Harbor

Blue Sky Mediterranean Lounge: Europe in Sag Harbor

Blue Sky Mediterranean Lounge in Sag Harbor will open in May at the former site of Spinnakers. Executive Chef and Managing Partner Giuseppe “Beppe” Desiderio teams up with owner Jerry Wawryk to serve ... Read More

LONG ISLAND RESTAURANT GUIDE

Porto Vivo: Set to Impress Italian in Huntington

Porto Vivo: Set to Impress Italian in Huntington

Porto Vivo, a new upscale rustic Italian inspired grill, has opened at the site of the former Gerard Street Antiques in Huntington. Owned by famed Long Island inventor and entrepreneur, Joy Mangano o... Read More

GREATER NY RESTAURANT GUIDE

Open Door: An Irish Pub Goes Upscale Downtown

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 distr... Read More