Fine Dining

Stanton Social is a collaboration by one of New York’s hottest teams of restaurant creators, celebrity Chef/Owner Chris Santos and Tao Group owner Rich Wolf. This chic and sexy, three-level restaurant on the Lower East Side is the perfect brunch spot to impress a date or your out-of-town friends. It’s one of the spots I […]

Spearheaded by Executive Chef Scott Adriani, Oro is a Long Island City, Italian restaurant highlighting classic Italian flavors with a modern twist. Owner, Mike Celic, chose Long Island City for his restaurant because not only is the neighborhood “up and coming”, but the area noticeably lacks authentic Italian Cuisine……that is until Oro opened up in […]

The Cecil is a hidden gem in Harlem, serving authentic and delicious Afro / Asian / American influenced dishes. Brunch and/or Dinner @ The Cecil is anything but boring and during brunch, there is even live music. The menu changes often, but currently The Cecil is offering intriguing items such Oxtail Dumplings and Suya Short Ribs. One glance […]

Girls Night @ STK Are you and the girls long overdue for a “girls night”? Fear not, here are five reason why you should consider making STK in the Meatpacking District, the destination for your next “girls night” in NYC……   # 1 – It’s in the Meatpacking District Even if you’re just a novice Sex & […]

Ranked as one of the top 10 NYC restaurants and Kim Kardashian’s new favorite restaurant in Manhattan, Nerai is a modern, upscale and “non-tipping” Greek restaurant in the Midtown East neighborhood. From the moment you enter Nerai, you will immediately notice the beautiful décor and upscale ambiance of this cozy bi-level restaurant. To compliment the stunning décor, Nerai is filled with […]

Foie Gras Dumpling Buddakan

Where: Buddakan, 75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011 (Meatpacking) Why: Buddakan is probably the quintessential New York Restaurant. For example, Carrie and Big’s (Sex & the City) wedding rehearsal dinner is held at this NYC hot spot. Nevertheless, even if you’re not a Sex & the City fan, this 250-seat restaurant in the trendy Meatpacking district will still impress you […]

Beauty & Essex is the perfect restaurant if you want to feel like NYC royalty and going during Brunch is no exception! Uniquely located behind a Pawn Shop, the restaurant is beautifully decorated with antique décor, beautiful light fixtures and chandeliers.  This is the perfect place to dress up and host a birthday brunch with the girls.  If […]

Upland Where: 345 Park Ave S, New York, NY 10010 (Flatiron) Why: This California inspired restaurant by the chef, Justin Smillie, goes back to the roots of California cuisine, blending Italian fares with creative American bites, along with an extensive, worldly wine list (500+), upland is surely worth a visit. Named one of Jetsetter’s Hottest Tables in […]