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Summer in NYC 2014, Activity #24: Downstairs @ Silvana’s

Downstairs @ Silvana’sNeighborhood: Central HarlemVenue: Restaurant & LoungeAtmosphere: Dancing, Hip-hopCrowd/Scene: Uptowners, NightlifersFoursquare Check-in: N/ARating: 2 Stars Not learning anything from my debacle with Red Rooster’s, I decided that my first trip to Silvana’s (this 1-year old restaurant on 116th Street) would be to their “party space” downstairs instead … Continue reading

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Summer in NYC 2014, Activity #2: La Mela

La Mela Neighborhood: Little Italy Venue: Italian Restaurant Atmosphere: Families, Casual Crowd/Scene: Familial Foursquare Check-in: 4sq.com/1hbKmh0 Rating: 3 Stars In my quest to find a reliable italian place, La Mela has certainly joined the list of contenders. Even though I’m … Continue reading

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Food Review: Pranna Restaurant & Lounge

Pranna serves up some rather interesting cuisine from Southeast Asia. And while they have some tasty dishes, overall, the food is better described as fusion, and it lacks the diversity and authenticity to makes its brand of food stand out. Continue reading

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