Category Archives: Upper East Side

Sel et Poivre, Upper East Side, NYC

Sel et Poivre, Upper East Side, NYC

 

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Disclaimer: I was invited as a guest to this establishment for a complimentary meal. All opinions expressed in this post are my own.

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Luke’s Lobster, Upper East Side, NYC

Luke’s Lobster, Upper East Side, NYC

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Food: ☆☆☆☆☆

Service: ☆☆☆½

Ambiance: ☆☆

Cost: $$

Must try: Lobster and Shrimp rolls

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Sfoglia, Upper East Side, NYC

Sfoglia, Upper East Side, NYC

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Food: ☆☆☆½

Service: ☆☆☆½

Ambiance: ☆☆☆☆

Cost: $$$

Must try:  Lasagna asparagus, ham, shitake 

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The Brooklyn Blackout at Two Little Red Hens, Yorkville, NYC

The Brooklyn Blackout at Two Little Red Hens, Yorkville, NYC

 

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Food: ☆☆☆☆☆ ( for the Brooklyn Blackout)

Service: ☆☆☆½

Ambiance: ☆☆

Cost: $$

Must try: The Brooklyn Blackout ONLY!

 

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Lady M’s Cake Boutique, Upper East Side, NYC

Lady M’s Cake Boutique, Upper East Side, NYC

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Food: ☆☆☆☆½

Service: ☆☆☆½

Ambiance: ☆☆

Cost: $$$$

Must try: Lady M Mille Crêpes, Gateau au Chocolat, Strawberry Mille Feuille, Gateau aux Marrons

 

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CAFÉ BOULUD, UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC

CAFÉ BOULUD, UPPER EAST SIDE, NYC

 

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Food: ☆☆☆☆

Service: ☆☆☆☆

Ambiance: ☆☆☆

Cost: $$$$

I recommend: Everything!

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Park Avenue Winter, Upper East Side, NYC

Park Avenue Winter, Upper East Side, NYC

 

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Food: ☆☆☆½

Service: ☆☆☆½

Ambiance: ☆☆☆½

Cost: $$$

Must try: Seared Scallop “Sandwich”, Smoked Salmon & Beet Salad

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JoJo, Upper East Side, New York City

JoJo, Upper East Side, New York City

 

 

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Food: ☆☆☆ ½

Service: ☆☆☆½

Ambiance: ☆☆☆ ½

Cost: $$$

Must try: Toasted Almond Ice-cream Bar

 

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Totoya Restaurant, Upper East Side, NYC

Totoya Restaurant, Upper East Side, NYC

 


Food: ☆☆

Service: ☆☆

Ambiance: ☆☆

Cost: $$

I recommend: California Rolls. Rocky Mountain Roll


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This non-descript, east side Japanese restaurant serves food that is a little better than mall sushi and less than the fabulousness that Manhattan has to offer. Read the rest of this entry

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The Wright at the Guggenheim Museum, Upper East Side, NYC

The Wright at the Guggenheim Museum, Upper East Side, NYC

 

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Food: ☆☆ ½

Service: ☆☆

Ambiance: ☆☆☆

Cost: $$$

 Dishes not to miss: Roasted Chicken

 

The Wright (named after Frank Lloyd) opened to the public at the Guggenheim Museum on December 11, 2009, where the Guggenheim Café used to be. This sleek, modern space was awarded the 2010 James Beard Foundation Award for outstanding restaurant design. The striking feature of this bright room is the multicolored installation titled The Horizon by artist Liam Gillick. Read the rest of this entry

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SHAKE SHACK, Upper East Side, NYC

SHAKE SHACK, Upper East Side, NYC


Food: ☆☆☆ 1/2

Service: ☆☆☆ ½

Ambiance: ☆☆ ½

Cost: $$ 

 

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Maya, Upper East Side, NYC

Maya, Upper East Side, NYC

 

Food: ☆☆☆☆ ½

Service: ☆☆☆ ½

Ambiance: ☆☆☆

Cost: $$$

Fit for: Groups, Vibrant bar scene, Spicy food.

Dishes not to miss: Tostadas de Atun, Mole Poblano, Calamar Maya

Special notes: Happy Hour at the Tequila Lounge is Monday to Sunday 5 – 8 PM with special bar bites priced at $3 each.

 

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David Burke Townhouse, Upper East Side, NYC

David Burke Townhouse, Upper East Side, NYC
 

 

 

 
Food: ☆☆☆☆

Service: ☆☆☆ ½

Ambiance: ☆☆☆☆

Cost: $$$

Dishes not to miss: Pretzel Crusted Crab cakes, Parfait of Big Eye Tuna and Salmon Tartare, Tuna Burger, Butterscotch Pannacotta, Cheesecake Lollipop Tree

Special notes: They have great lunch and weekend brunch specials. Their crab cakes and Tuna burger are the best I’ve ever had.


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Daniel, Upper East Side, NYC

Daniel, Upper East Side, NYC

 

Food: ☆☆☆☆☆

Service: ☆☆☆☆☆

Ambiance: ☆☆☆☆

Cost: $$$$$

I recommend: Everything!

 

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Sasabune, Yorkville, NYC

Sasabune, Yorkville, NYC

 

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Food: ☆☆☆☆☆

Service: ☆☆☆☆

Ambiance: ☆☆

Cost: $$$$

I recommend: Albacore Tuna with Ponzu, Blue Fin Tuna and Chu Toro, Grilled Butterfish with Teriyaki Sauce, Crab Roll


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Java Girl Inc., Upper East Side, NYC

Java Girl Inc., Upper East Side, NYC

 

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I’m sitting in the cutest coffee shop on the Upper East Side as I write this. Everything in this place spells comfort – from the fabulous aromas of fresh Java to the woodsy, country, rustic look of the Café that makes it feel like home. Read the rest of this entry

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Fishtail by David Burke, Upper East side, NYC

Fishtail by David Burke, Upper East side, NYC

 

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Food: ☆☆☆ 1/2
Ambiance:☆☆☆
Service:☆☆☆
Price:$$$
I recommend: Tuna & Salmon Tartare, Pretzel Crusted Crab-cake, Grilled River Trout Almondine,  Cheesecake Lollipop Tree

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