I love a good meal and in NYC, these are the restaurants I recommend without hesitation to all my friends and family. Trust me, you won’t go wrong with any of these restaurants below!
Sola Pasta Bar 330 W Broadway, New York, NY 10013
Eatery where chefs cook & serve pastas from a central kitchen, with counter seating & banquettes.
River Café, Brooklyn 1 Water St, Brooklyn, NY 11201
The River Café is located in one of New York’s most noteworthy and romantic settings, and is well known around the world as a wonderful culinary destination. Nestled riverside under the Brooklyn Bridge, The River Café exudes romance with its breathtaking NYC skyline views, gorgeous atmosphere and above all our classic American cuisine. The romantic atmosphere is enhanced by wonderful flower arrangements, live piano music, and seamless service – therefore creating a perfect setting for the countless engagements that take place.
Legacy Records 517 W 38th Street New York, NY 10018
Legacy Records is home to an 85-seat restaurant with two private dining rooms, an all-day dining café Easy Victor, and Ada’s Place, a wine and cocktail bar Chef Ryan Hardy’s menu features his fresh, flavorful cuisine, inspired by Italy’s northern coasts. Arvid Rosengren, the reigning ‘Best Sommelier in the World’ leads the hospitality and wine team. And, master mixologist Jeff Bell from P.D.T. (Please Don’t Tell) has curated the cocktail program.
Legacy Records is operated by the Delicious Hospitality Group of downtown restaurants Charlie Bird and Pasquale Jones.
Charlie Bird 5 King Street New York, NY 10012
Located in Soho, Charlie Bird is a fun neighborhood restaurant offering an Italian-inspired, American executed menu developed by Chef Ryan Hardy. The wine program, overseen by Grant Reynolds features an exceptional selection of vintages and delicious wines available by the half bottle. Charlie Bird is open daily from lunch/brunch through dinner. A seasonal outdoor patio is the perfect spot to enjoy rose and oysters and a private dining room is available for events or large groups. They also play the best hip hop music everyday, all day!
Flor de Mayo 2651 Broadway Ave, New York, NY 10025
Chinese-Peruvian eatery & rotisserie chicken specialist serving big portions in a no-frills setting. They have theeee best pina coladas!
Tijuana Picnic 151 Essex St, New York, NY 10002
Creative Mexican fare with Eastern flavors in hip surrounds with a retro vibe, booths & funky lamps.
The Fulton 89 South St, New York, NY 10038
Waterfront restaurant preparing a modern menu of wild-caught seafood paired with seasonal cocktails.
I love ALL of these spots! Check them out and let me know what you think.
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