Since life is full of surprises- I like to surprise hubby or friends with a fun pick for a Sat night dinner. A few weeks ago it was L’Artusi. 228 W 10th St (between Bleecker St & Hudson St) New York, NY 10014 Neighborhood: West Village (212) 255-5757 http://lartusi.com/ Reservations are hard to get buy- we hadContinue reading “L’Artusi- a must go to!”
Category Archives: food
I had wanted to go here for our Anniversary in Dec, but it was impossible to get the table, so we went Sat night. So, we were got the 6.30 pm seating ( there a 7.45 and a 10 pm). While the restaurant can seat 18, they sat only 10 diners for the 6.30 (thenContinue reading “Brooklyn Fare”
10 year wedding anniversary celebrations- NYC
Hello all, Last post of 2012! It was our 10 year wedding anniversary on the 28 th. Since we just had our 2 nd baby 6 weeks ago , a vacation was not possible. I decided to plan a ” Stay-cation” , a term my friend D introduced me to! With my mom in lawContinue reading “10 year wedding anniversary celebrations- NYC”
Lauro- A new addition to the West Village
Dinner last night was at “LAURO”. A new joint in the West Village ( our favorite part of NYC). Even though our 2nd baby is only 3 weeks old, we decided a night out was in order and my parents are visiting from India too, another reason to go out. Read about this in UrbanContinue reading “Lauro- A new addition to the West Village”
Worth trying in NYC
Food at city bakery rocks. I got some for an office breakfast and it was just fantastic! Highly recommend a stop here for great food.
Atera- 77 Worth St- 2 michelin stars
It was DH b’ day today. I read about Atera in some magazine and decided to book it, since we both like innovative, gastronomic , experimental cooking. Thanks to A/ex concierge, I made the request for a table in July and promptly, in Aug ( since the restaurant only takes tables 2 months out), theyContinue reading “Atera- 77 Worth St- 2 michelin stars”
David Burke’s kitchen, at the James Hotel
So, for my birthday, DH booked us a table at the David Burke’s Kitchen at the James Hotel. ( They have a wonderful rooftop bar too!). http://www.davidburkekitchen.com
2 meals at L’agapa restaurant- FANTASTIC!
This meal was the surprise meal, the chef prepared. This below was off a menu. Both were delicious.
3 nights in Paris, 5 nights in Perros-Gueric, Brittany
We headed to France, August 9th , to meet up with our parents. ( both sets). We flew XL airlines, it was decent, good food and service, no personal entertainment. Since the flight departure was 11.50 pm ( delayed to 3 am), we pretty much slept on the plane anyway. First stop was the MandarinContinue reading “3 nights in Paris, 5 nights in Perros-Gueric, Brittany”
How we ended up in Brittany for vacation
So, our trip this past week, that we got back from, was to France. Paris and Brittany. It all began with a trip to Paris in October 2012, and tasting the exquisite Bordier Butter. To find about more about him, read below. My story will be posted tomorrow about the trip! http://www.francemagazine.org/articles/issue78/article156.asp?issue_id=78&article_id=156