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Manhattan

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

The East River Cafe is a neighborhood staple on Manhattan’s Upper East Side.

It’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.

Manhattan

Pescatore: A Neighborhood Hit With Good Food, Moderate Prices

Pescatore is another one of those rare Upper East Side gems that draw steady crowds from the neighborhood.

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.

Manhattan

Mike Mammoliti's SoHo Restaurant, Mamo, Is All About French Provençal

Fall Menu 30 Seasonal Italian/French Dishes

Restaurateur Mike Mamo” Mammoliti has brought the spirit and Provencal flavors of his family’s Antibes, France restaurant to SoHo in Manhattan. (Photo: Mamo Restaurant/Instagram)

When patrons include Rihanna, Gigi Hadid, Beyonce and Jay Z, SoHo restaurateur Mike “Mamo” Mammoliti must be doing something right. Michelin-starred Executive Chef Massimo Sola probably has a lot to do with it as well.

Manhattan

Il Punto: Italian Tradition in Trendy Hell's Kitchen

Ilpunto offers traditional Italian fare in Hell’s Kitchen in Manhattan.

Il 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.



Ornella Trattoria: Where the Menu Begins at Home in Queens

Ornella Trattoria: Where the Menu Begins at Home in Queens

The term “home cooking” is bandied about a lot in the restaurant industry – often a little too loosely. But at Ornella Trattoria Italiana in Astoria, ... Read More
Jack the Horse Tavern, Old World Charm, Manhattan Style in Brooklyn

Jack the Horse Tavern, Old World Charm, Manhattan Style in Brooklyn

Husband and wife Tim Oltmans and Micki Schubert opened Jack the Horse Tavern (JtH) in Brooklyn Heights, NY, in 2006 and it has proved the test of time... Read More

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 Charl... Read More
Porto Vivo: Set to Impress Italian Dining in Huntington

Porto Vivo: Set to Impress Italian Dining 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 Lo... Read More

Il Punto: Italian Tradition in Trendy Hell's Kitchen

Il Punto: Italian Tradition in Trendy Hell's Kitchen

Il 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...Read More
Loreley, a Lower East Side Biergarten Straight Out of Cologne

Loreley, a Lower East Side Biergarten Straight Out of Cologne

Loreley on increasingly trendy Rivington St. on Manhattan's Lower East Side, is a German-style Biergarten and restaurant that understands the hospital...Read More

The Clam Bar, Where Catch of the Day Rules in Amagansett

The Clam Bar, Where Catch of the Day Rules in Amagansett

The Clam Bar in Amagansett is a classic  Hamptons seaside snack bar. The "catch of the day" is the order of the day. The restaurant strives to offer t... Read More
Sotto Sopra Pairs Steak, Northern Italian Cuisine in Amagansett

Sotto Sopra Pairs Steak, Northern Italian Cuisine in Amagansett

Joseph Smith and Rick Passarelli, well-known owners of Bobby Van’s Steakhouse restaurants, have made a mark in the competitive Hamptons restaurant sce... Read More
 
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