Tag Archives: Restaurants

Summer in NYC 2014, Activity #17: Red Rooster

Red RoosterNeighborhood: Central HarlemVenue: Restaurant Atmosphere: Low-key, JazzCrowd/Scene: Food & Music loversFoursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/1lGb7u1Rating: 3 Stars Despite having been in the same building as Red Rooster many times (Red Rooster operates a club downstairs called Ginny’s), I had never actually eaten at the restaurant that has garnered … Continue reading

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Summer in NYC 2014, Activity #12: The Wing Bar

The Wing BarNeighborhood: Cobble HillVenue: Restaurant and BarAtmosphere: Serene courtyard outback Crowd/Scene: Walk-ins, Sports WatchersFoursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/1lGa39xRating: 3 Stars As my quest along Smith Street continued on this faithful Saturday, I followed up trips to Clover Club, Brooklyn Social and Zombie Hut with a trip … Continue reading

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Summer NYC 2013, Activity #29: Bathtub Gin

Bathtub Gin  Neighborhood: Chelsea Venue: Lounge & Restaurant Atmosphere: Trendy, Biz Casual Crowd/Scene: Dinner, Late Night Foursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/1blYnnV Rating: 4 Stars Bathtub Gin…oh how I have longed to visit this place! And when it finally happened, it just so … Continue reading

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Summer NYC 2013, Activity #26: Dirty Bird

Dirty Bird Neighborhood: Chelsea Venue: Restaurant Atmosphere: Casual Crowd/Scene: Afterwork, Dinner crowd Foursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/167FZau Rating: 5 Stars Dirty Bird is actually a place that I had eaten from many a times, but had never actually seen the venue with my … Continue reading

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Summer Activity #7: Macondo, Food, Fun, Friend

Macondo Neighborhood: Lower East Side Venue: Latin Fusion Restaurant Atmosphere: Lounge Vibe People: Yuppies and Mature Yuppies Rating: Uzo gives it 5 stars Of all the things to do in New York City during the summer, Macondo (157 East Houston … Continue reading

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Summer Activity #5: Qi, Asian Fusion Awesomeness

Qi Neighborhood: Chelsea Venue: Asian Fusion Restaurant Atmosphere: Cool, Semi-exclusive People: Yuppies Rating: Uzo gives it 5 stars Qi is absolutley one of the hidden gems in New York City, only it’s not so hidden. Clearly, my plethora of trips … Continue reading

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Screw “The Man”: Don’t Use Open Table!

Eating at New York City restaurants is great for both parties; restaurateur and restaurant-goer. It’s that third party that interferes with this ever so New York-like exchange. Continue reading

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