A Touch of Bistro at Table d’Hote

The other day I met up with some folks at Table d’Hote which is small and homelike French Bistro. The Bistro is located at 44 E. 92nd Street. I just wanted something very light so I had the Croque Madame. It was really good. It was a sandwich with gruyere cheese, ham and an egg…

Spanish Lunch at Alcala

So my friend from Florida was in for a few days and we met for a leisurely Spanish lunch at Alcala which is located at 246 E. 44th Street. So here is the inside of the restaurant… So it was a hot and muggy day and I decided to get the Pechugus de Poll al…

Visiting The Eldridge Street Museum in Chinatown

Imagine being a Jewish immigrant in 1887 who just arrived from an Eastern European country where you couldn’t follow your religion, live where you wanted to live or do the work that you wanted to do. These were the Jewish immigrants who settled on the Lower East Side and even though life was very hard…

Lunch at Bergdorf Goodman

The other day my girlfriend asked me if I had ever been to Bergdorf Goodman which is located at the corner of 57th Street and 5th Ave. They also have an outdoor cafe. I said, “No,” and she said then we have to go. So I met her at Bergdorf (as it’s called ๐Ÿ™‚ )…

Modi at Carolines

Modi Rosenfeld better known to his fans as Modi is an established headliner at comedy clubs and colleges across the United States and is a regular fixture at his home club, The Comedy Cellar. Modi’s background and ability to adapt to a variety of audiences has given him the opportunity to create a niche within…

New York City is Reopening

It’s Memorial Day Weekend and I met a friend on Sunday at Lips which is located at 227 East 56th Street. It was torrential out so it was great that we had this planned and it was their second show so the audience was really excited to be there. Lips is a restaurant and they…

Parisian Tea Room on 6th Avenue

The other day, I met a friend that I hadn’t seen for ions at Angelina Paris which is located at 1050 6th Avenue between 39th and 40th Street. I sooo miss Maison Kayser that I was eagerly looking forward to having an array of French Tea Room types of food available like pastries and macaroons…

Murder at Mount Hope Mansion

So the other day I found a bus trip to Mount Hope Mansion which is located in Mayheim, Pennsylvania. Mount Hope is an Estate and Winery which also hosts an interactive dinner theatre which I attended. It was great to get out of the city and food was really good! Here are some photos of…

A Touch of Italy at Novita

So after not eating outdoors for a while a friend of mine asked me join her at Novita which is located at 102 E. 22nd Street. Novita serves classical Italian cooking and we were lucky to get seated in one of their outdoor bubbles. So I decided to order Chicken Paillard with roasted potatoes and…

Lunch in a Mongolian Yurt

So the same friend that I went down to Pine Street with, contacted me and said that we could eat lunch in a yurt down on West 4th Street at the Fairfox. I said “What the heck” and found myself on the train headed for downtown. I took the 1 to Christopher Street, walked 2…