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A Trip to Turkey Via Sahara’s

Rarely do I stumble upon a place in the city (and in Kips Bay, no less) that offers a meal that is delicious from beginning to end, but that's what this place does. Sahara's, a turkish/middle-eastern restaurant located just a few blocks from the Kips Bay movie theater and NYU […]

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Sweet and Savory Dinner at OBAO

As posted previously, I may not have gotten to OBAO  for lunch, but I certainly made my way over there for dinner. Turns out they don't take reservations, but it really wasn't packed at all. There were more orders being placed for delivery, from what I could tell. Either way, […]

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OBAO Opening For Lunch TODAY

OBAO, the new pan-asian noodle shop from Michael Huynh, was supposed to be open this week for dinner ONLY, but I just called to get a resy and they will be opening for LUNCH TODAY! Shhhh don't tell Midtown Lunch!  I'm so jealous I won't be able to get there […]

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Street Sweets is Effin’ Sweet

There are times when I think there is nothing worse than working right next to Rockefeller Center (i.e. Radio City crowds, tree-lighting madness, etc.), but then there are those special times that make me feel fortunate. I can only be referring to the abundance of food trucks in the area […]


Maialino @ Gramercy Park Hotel

After a full day of hitting “redial” on my work phone, I managed to get through to Maialino and made a reservation for Saturday night. The reservation might have been at 9:45 pm, but I considered that early for Danny Meyer’s new Roman trattoria-inspired restaurant in the Gramercy Park Hotel…on opening weekend no […]