Review: The Palm Restaurant In New York City

The Palm Restaurant is one of those famous NYC restaurants you know you have to check out, not just for the food, but for the history. On a Friday night I headed to the flagship location on Second Avenue. Still in its original 1926 location, The Palm provides a dining experience you won’t soon forget.…

Review: La Mar Cebicheria Peruana Restaurant

After owning multiple restaurants in twelve countries, globally-renowned Chef Gastòn Acurio opened his first New York City restaurant, La Mar Cebicheria, in September 2011. La Mar Cebicheria Peruana overlooks historic Madison Square Park. La Mar’s Executive Chef Victoriano Lopez has been Gaston’s right-hand man for years, and his menu features bright, clean, and beautiful cebiches…

Marcus Samuelsson & Maxime Bilet Come Together for a One-Night Only Culinary Feast

For one night only, James Beard Foundation Award-winning Chef Marcus Samuelsson is joining forces with molecular gastronomy mastermind and co-author of Modernist Cuisine,Maxime Bilet, for a culinary journey into the future.Maxime will reinterpret the signature dishes served at Red Rooster Harlem, including Chicken & Waffes andSteak & Grits into a six-course tasting menu using the futuristic…

Review: Del Frisco’s Grille Midtown NYC

On a cold and rainy fall night, I entered Del Frisco’s Grille to see what the rave was about. After hearing from several colleagues about their appetizers and steaks, I headed there to decide for myself. Set in the heart of Midtown in Rockefeller Plaza by Radio City Music Hall, Del Frisco’s Grille is the…

Rosa Mexicano Union Square Hosts Fall Harvest Dinner

Rosa Mexicano will host its first annual Fall Harvest Dinner on Wednesday, October 24th . Crafted by Culinary Advisor Jonathan Waxman,  the menu will feature a renewed focus on hyper-local sourcing and seasonal ingredients with highlights including Fall Guacamole with Toasted Hazelnuts and Pomegranate Seeds; Grilled Lobster and Scallop Tacos with Papaya and Pumpkin Seeds; and Ancho Chile…