Sanford’s Cobb Salad

April 30th, 2011.  Sanford's in Astoria   Another late night eating binge.  I picked up a Cobb Salad at Sanford's and brought it home so I could eat it while reading a book on my bed.    I absolutely love cobb salads because it's chock full of delicious meaty protiens!  This one has grilled chicken, … Continue reading Sanford’s Cobb Salad

Bar Americain – Times Square

April 10th, 2011.   Sunday Brunch at Bar Americain       Following a tearful reunion (well, tearful on my part) the night before with Daddy we met up in the city for some church at Times Square Church and then headed over to grab some brunch at Bar Americain, Celebrity Chef Bobby Flay's restaurant in Times … Continue reading Bar Americain – Times Square

Gyu-Kaku – East Village

  March 31st, 2011. Gyu-Kaku - East Village             Co-worker, Min Obba ALWAYS talks about Gyu-Kaku in the East Village so of course I had to check it out!  I love everything izakaya and had been craving it for so long...I needed my fix!  Plus I really wanted to go explore East … Continue reading Gyu-Kaku – East Village

Arepas Cafe – Astoria, NY

March 29th, 2011. Arepas Cafe         Aaron insisted that I had to try Arepas.  There's this place called Arepas Cafe in Astoria that's known for it and he swore it was good last time he checked, so we went on a wild goose hunt looking for it!   When in Rome you drink what … Continue reading Arepas Cafe – Astoria, NY

Pret-a-Manger – Midtown

March 25th, 2011. Pret-a-Manger on Park and E 32nd     A perfectly beautiful morning!  I arrived in Midtown a little early so I was able to grab a light breakfast of Chocolate Croissant and a  Latte at Pret-a-Manger on Park Avenue and E 32nd Street.  Happy me~

Calle Ocho – Upper West Side

March 17th, 2011. Hola, Calle Ocho~    Well, my day had been pretty jam packed walking all over the Soho & Tribeca hoods.  I was looking forward to just kicking back and getting some food in my belly   Aaron had just run into some old co-workers at Calle Ocho the other day who invited us … Continue reading Calle Ocho – Upper West Side

Big Nick’s Burger & Pizza Joint – Upper West Side

March 15th, 2011.  Exploring Manhattan     Big Nick's Burger & Pizza Joint on the Upper West Side is literally a heritage establishment dating back to 1962.  It's a complete dive with red neon lighting inside, peeling wooden booths, and a menu so big that both Chef Gordon Ramsey & Chef Robert Irvine would flip out. … Continue reading Big Nick’s Burger & Pizza Joint – Upper West Side

Starbucks – Uptown Manhattan

March 15th, 2011.  Exploring Manhattan     Enjoying a morning Starbucks on the Upper East Side before going to Central Park. Extra Hot 4-Pump Caramel Machiatto and one of their new anniversary delights, a Lemon Square!  Just the way to start the day       After a stroll around Central Park I needed some more … Continue reading Starbucks – Uptown Manhattan

Sugar Cafe – Lower East Side

March 5th, 2011.  Sugar Cafe on Housten & Allen (LES)     Sugar Cafe is a place of significance to me.  I have a sweet memory or two of this place. It's literally a little corner cafe, most of it being exposed to the street when they open it up in the summer.  It's a small … Continue reading Sugar Cafe – Lower East Side

Sanfords Restaurant – Astoria, NY

March 4th, 2011.  Sanfords Restaurant So I'm here so often that I'm just going to put a few items together. First we have the Yellowfin Tuna Tartare: the tuna is marinaded in a sesame soy sauce which enhances and brings a richness, is topped off with the lovely house guacamole, and served atop a cucumber … Continue reading Sanfords Restaurant – Astoria, NY