Tag Archives: New York City

Cafeteria (Chelsea, NYC)

Cafeteria is an all-night restaurant in Chelsea. It’s trendy, well-known, and the food’s pretty good. Cafeteria is known for clever takes on contemporary American comfort food. Everybody is hot. At around nine at night I was sitting between a well-dressed … Continue reading

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Le Bon Café in Penn Station

This is one of my favorite places to get salad. I used to go into the city with my dad from Jersey and we’d eat there every morning. Now I can go there whenever I want. The salads are always … Continue reading

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Papatzul (New York City)

(Photo from Yelp) Papatzul was recommended by New York Magazine, so I decided to give it a try. The first thing I should note is that it’s colorful and conveniently located in SoHo near Osswald. They have a big, cheap … Continue reading

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S’Mac: Sarita’s Macaroni and Cheese (New York City)

(from phude-nyc.com) I’ve already extolled the virtues of New York City’s smash hit macaroni and cheese factory S’Mac in my post 11 Most Memorable Meals of My Life, but I don’t think once was enough. S’Mac was opened in 2006 … Continue reading

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Amorino (NYU, Washington Square)

Okay, first food review in a while. During my second week here or so I was walking around waiting for class when I saw this gelato shop (pictures by me!) lying in wait for NYU students. I went in. The … Continue reading

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Views of Washington Square Park

It was a gorgeous sunny day. Perfect weather. I tried to get some unusual photographs.

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Cafe Lalo (New York City)

(Image from polyvore.com) If you’re looking for a charming café that really looks like something out of an old French movie, you’ve found it. Café Lalo serves pastries and light, healthy fare on the Upper West Side in an airy … Continue reading

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Osswald Perfume Store

(photo from Now Smell This) Osswald is a family-owned perfume store from Zurich, Switzerland. It’s been in business since 1921 and was founded by Boris Dreiding. Osswald opened in Manhattan (Soho) in August, and I just got the chance to … Continue reading

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New York City Perfume Shopping Trip

My dad and I just went to Manhattan on a perfume expedition. It was exciting to see the places I sampled perfume from, and to meet the salespeople, whose knowledge I couldn’t recite from memory the way they do if … Continue reading

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Benito One (New York City)

*Picture from Benito One’s website. Something great about great businesses, restaurants in particular, is the number of different ways they can be presented. You can have the everyman’s chain restaurant, the flashy town hotspot that eats up press coverage, and … Continue reading

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