Category Archives: NYC Restaurants

Anthology Film Archives Highlights East Village Foraycations

With the large AMC Empire 25 movie theater multi-plex so near where we live, it can be easy for Therese and I to settle for whatever the latest movies are that are showing there.  But there are so many movie … Continue reading

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Red Hook Lobster Pound Headlines Urbanspace Vanderbilt

Weeknights in New York City can be a challenge.  Of course, we can always rely on whatever happens to be in our refrigerator, and I love to cook.  But we get bored with eating the usual seven favorite recipes, and … Continue reading

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The Back Room at One57 Enlivens NYC Restaurant Week

Our good friend and Therese’s work colleague Ken has been “in town” as we say for the last few months and we have been making an effort to get together with him so he doesn’t feel lonely, so I thought … Continue reading

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VSpot Welcomes Miyoko Schinner Vegan Cheese Event and Book-Signing

Only three days after the big blizzard of 2016, Therese and I were thrilled to attend a very special event at the VSpot East Village vegan restaurant.  For that evening, they welcomed artisanal vegan cheese producer and all-around vegan champion … Continue reading

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Breezy Dairy Free Jaunt Through 2015 Holiday Season

OK, so not to bore you with more holiday stories when everyone has put all that behind them.  I know we are a culture of “let’s move on,” but you know, not long ago the holiday season was full upon … Continue reading

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Amber Upper West Provides Choice Sushi and Dim Sum

To say that Amber Upper West has both sushi and dim sum on its menu is not, I suppose, the most eye-catching fact.  After all, the number of fusion restaurants in Manhattan that offer dishes from General Tso’s Chicken to … Continue reading

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Aba Turkish Restaurant Near Columbus Circle

On a recent Tuesday afternoon, Therese and I had lunch at Aba Turkish Restaurant on West 57th Street in New York City, not far from Columbus Circle.  I can’t tell you how good the meal was objectively – don’t get … Continue reading

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