Category Archives: Midtown West

Schnippers Supplies Post AMC Empire Twenty Five Movie Lunch

There are those days when most of us would love to play hooky, to take a break from our regular hum-drum lives and have a little fun.  Therese and I recently got into the habit of doing just this – … Continue reading

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Film Food Festival Serves Up Octobus Balls and Tsukemen

What’s better than having some good food to eat while watching a movie?  How about, watching a movie about food, and eating the same food shown in the movie at the same time?  That is the gimmick behind the Food … Continue reading

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Nobu Fifty Seven Asian Fusion Birthday Dinner

I am not going to tell you exactly when Therese’s birthday is, or how old she is.  That would not be nice.  I was taught that a true gentleman never asks a lady her age, anyway.  But I am happy … Continue reading

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Buongiorno Espresso Bar

Since Therese and I moved to Midtown, I have been trying to make the rounds of the nearby coffee bars for two reasons, of course.  The first is that Therese is the coffee-drinker in the family, and we are looking … Continue reading

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Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop

Ever since Therese and I first encountered Chef Ivan Orkin, aka Ivan Ramen, at the Wine & Food Festival two Octobers ago, I’ve been wanting to check out his Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop.  When I first learned of the restaurant, … Continue reading

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Falafellas Midtown Falafel Stand

It is pretty easy to find falafel in New York City.  Street food stands, delis, even restaurants of various cuisines will have it on their menus.  So what is so extraordinary about Falafellas that I would devote an entire post … Continue reading

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Casa Nonna

In our new neighborhood of Midtown West (North of Chelsea, Southern Hell’s Kitchen, whatever you want to call it), Casa Nonna has become a go-to restaurant for us. It didn’t hurt that the first night we walked in there was … Continue reading

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