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…

Dinner in a Mongolian Yurt

So a friend of mine told me that she had this app called Resy and that Shy Village which is located at 70 Pine Street had 8 Yurts that we could have dinner in. That there were two sittings, one at 5 and one at 7 and we opted for the one at 5. I…

Heated Outdoor Vegan Dining

I met my girlfriend at the Franchia Vegan Cafe which is located at 35th Street and Park Avenue. OK, it was sooo cold out but you got to love that there were heating pads on each chair which we could adjust!! Here is the outside and how it was prepared for outdoor dining. And here…

Lockdown on New Years and My Birthday

Well, I must admit that I thought until last March 13th, that I’d be in Florida visiting my folks and my brother and sister-in-law for the Christmas Week and New Years. But as fate would have it, I wasn’t there and here comes New Years Eve which is alsoLol my birthday. Not one to sit…

Georgian Food on 3rd Avenue

Met a friend for dinner only this time we ate inside with the new rule of indoor dining at 25%. We met at a new neighborhood restaurant named Chito Gvrito where they serve Georgian food. I knew that the meal would be on the heavy side but it was cold out and I was ready.…

Follia on 17th Street

Another socially distanced meeting with friends at Follia which is located at 179 Third Avenue and 17th Street. Follia has a great array of tasty food to choose from from Brussel Sprout Pizza to Meatballs and Spaghetti. Well, I wasn’t that hungry so I decided to have 2 sides. I ordered Brussel Sprouts made with…