Category Archives: Restaurant Review

Gramercy Tavern: A Vegetarian’s Paradise

With Gramercy Tavern holding Zagat’s number one spot (not to mention Union Square Café and Eleven Madison Park which are also in the top five) and 23 other acclaimed restaurants to his name, restauranteur Danny Meyer presides over a veritable … Continue reading

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NYC Bargains, the Prix Fixe Lunch: Del Posto

Nestled below the highline park in Chelsea, Del Posto is at once elegant and welcoming.  Its clean, crisp exterior gives way to a warm dining room that balances the fine line between fancy and stuffy.  Yes, there is a pianist … Continue reading

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NYC Bargains, the Prix Fixe Lunch

As a recent college grad on the job hunt in New York City, I have a hard time balancing my need to save money with my want for good food.  I know the term “starving artist” is a cliche for … Continue reading

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Elliot’s Oyster House

With a menu celebrating the oyster, Dungeness crab and wild pacific salmon, Elliot’s is, in my humble opinion, the perfect Pacific Northwest restaurant.  The entire menu is changed and re-printed daily to offer the freshest seafood possible.  It is clear … Continue reading

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New York’s Finest, Felidia

To my very good fortune, on the day I arrived in New York City last week, a friend recommended the amazing dinner she had just enjoyed at Felidia.  She raved about the pecorino and pear ravioli and said that I … Continue reading

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Baaa Baaa Black Sheep, Have You Any Food?

Having been to Black Sheep Bistro several times now, I can safely say that it is my favorite restaurant in the Middlebury area.  Perhaps even my favorite restaurant in the state of Vermont.  Located in Vergennes, just 25 minutes North … Continue reading

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Oh my oh, Jaleo!

On my recent trip to DC I had one of my life’s great dining experiences; José Andres’ tapas restaurant Jaleo.  A student of the one and only Ferran Adria, Andres has five restaurants and numerous other projects under his brand; ThinkFoodGroup. … Continue reading

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