Octopus "pastrami" w/ braised ham hock, pommery mustard, new potatoes

Batard NYC

Fine dining at a reasonable price in New York City? This concept seems rather foreign, especially when you consider the amount of places that have popped up over the last several years offering prix fixe options starting at $100+! Batard opened with tons of fanfare last year, but one of the most unique, and thoughtful…

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Carbone – Over the Top?

Little Italy in NYC is quickly being taken over by Rich Torrisi and Mario Carbone and that’s both good and bad. I loved Parm and Torrisi Italian Specialties¬†and Carbone was great minus the price tag; $275+, which for two is a little much for above average Italian…don’t get me wrong, I loved the energy and…

The Library at The Nomad NYC

Daniel Humm (of 11 Madison Park fame)opened The Nomad restaurant on the main level of the new Nomad hotel earlier this year to much fanfare from the media and those who wanted a taste of his exquisite cooking at reasonable prices; which means less than $200‚ĶIf you try and go you need to know there…