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  • Ovelia (Astoria)

    Ovelia, is a Hellenic restaurant in Astoria, NY. The restaurant offers a taste of modern Greek lifestyle. You can read about the Buppie Foodie’s experience at Ovelia here. Cuisine: Modern Greek Cost: $$ Must Try (for Brunch): Fried Feta Cubes, Baklava Pancakes Overall Grade: A-

  • Chefs Club NY (Nolita)

    Chefs Club is an upscale restaurant in New York City’s Nolita where guests can experience spectacular dishes from great chefs from around the world. All year round, Chefs Club invites visiting chefs to take over the space and the menu for a period of time. The Chef‘s club is brought Read more [...]

  • Ribalta Pizza (Union Square/East Village)

    Ribalta is an Authentic Neapolitan Restaurant in the heart of NYC. Leading Ribalta is a pizza dream team who have already made their reputation in New York City’s pizza world and are dedicated to providing the most delicious, fun, and truly Neapolitan pizza experience in the city: Rosario Procino, former Read more [...]

  • Salt & Bone Smokehouse (Astoria)

    Brought to you by the group behind the Bareburger chain, Salt & Bone Smokehouse is a no frills, Texas style BBQ restaurant in Astoria.  The restaurant offers a full BBQ style menu as well as a full offering of cocktails, colas, and ice-cold beers. Read the Buppie Foodie review here. Cuisine: BBQ Price:  $$ Must Read more [...]

  • Ponty Bistro (Gramercy)

    Ponty Bistro fuses the sophisticated flavors of West Africa, France and the Mediterranean. The restaurant combined their Senegalese and West African cooking traditions with current culinary practices to create enticing dishes that reflect the flavors their African heritage with a modern twist. Read The Buppie Foodie review here.  

  • Lido (Harlem)

    Named after Lido de Venezia, in Italy, the goal at Lido is to create a setting that transports their guests to the Italian countryside. If you’re looking for a brunch restaurant with a laid back, classy atmosphere in Harlem, then Lido should be at the top of your list. The Read more [...]

  • The Palm (TriBeCa)

    The Palm, the Classic American Steakhouse tucked away on West Street, offering high-end steak and seafood fares. The service and food are both reliable and consistent. Cuisine: Steakhouse Price: $$$$ Overall Grade: A-

  • Nobu Downtown (Financial District)

    Nobu is part of an upscale restaurant chain with locations throughout the US. The Nobu brand is said to be the original birthplace of Modern Japanese Cuisine. Nobu is definitely a “cool place” to your NYC restaurant repertoire. This original flagship location opened in 1994 and is a partnership between Read more [...]