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

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~

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

Alice’s Tea Cup – Upper East Side

March 3rd, 2011.  A Date With Manhattan  While exploring the Upper East Side I decided I needed to squeeze in a tea time break at Alice's Tea Cup! OMG, OMG, SO ADORABLE!! It's kind of like a cross between Alice in Wonderland & Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Everything is so, so cute; from the decor to the teaware … Continue reading Alice’s Tea Cup – Upper East Side

Sanford’s Restaurant – Astoria, NY

March 1st, 2011.  Cookie and Milk      Even dessert at Sanford's is a great experience Cookie & Milk: warm, home-baked chocolate chip cookie with vanilla ice cream on top served with a side of whipped cream and a "shot" of milk 😉   A totally playful dessert and so delicious, too!  The cookie was thick and … Continue reading Sanford’s Restaurant – Astoria, NY

Baohaus – LES

February 24th, 2011. I  Baohaus   Baohaus Baohaus Baohaus!!! I'd heard about this place via  "food in mouth", a smart, sarcastic, hilarious and incredibly delicious food blog by an NYCer. Let me say this off the bat: I Love Bao. What can you not love about a pillowy soft bite-sized bun that's filled with delicious meat, sauce … Continue reading Baohaus – LES

Pio Pio 8 – Midtown West

February 22nd, 2011.  Pio Pio Revisited       So~~~~ hungry!!  Aaron and I headed over to Pio Pio for some dinner.  Last time I was here I had only tried the ceviche and completely fell in love with the place. I knew I wanted to try other items from their menu so it was decided I'd … Continue reading Pio Pio 8 – Midtown West

Sanford’s Restaurant – Astoria, NY

February 19th, 2011.  Sanford's Restaurant    Another wonderful place I found to eat in my new neighborhood is Stanfords.  It's a mid-range trendy restaurant masquerading as a 24 hour diner . It's like an upscale diner what with the dim dinner lighting and amazing stuff on the menu such as yellowfin tuna tartare and gourmet … Continue reading Sanford’s Restaurant – Astoria, NY