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Bobo

Bobo

181 West 10th Street At 7th Ave
(212) 488-2626
bobonyc.com

Tucked away in two floors of a historic West Village townhouse, Bobo exudes charm. There are three distinct dining areas with very different atmospheres: an exposed brick ground floor dominated by a... Read More

bluehill

Blue Hill

75 Washington Place between 6th Avenue and Macdougal Street
(212) 539-1776
bluehillfarm.com

While Blue Hill at Stone Barns, located 45 minutes north of New York, is an internationally renowned foodie destination, eschewing farm-to-table and bringing the table straight to the farm, lesser... Read More

ChercheMidi

Cherche Midi

280 Bowery, New York between Stanton and East Houston
(212) 226-3055
cherchemidiny.com

Cherche Midi is Keith McNally doing what Keith McNally does best: a downtown New York take on the classic French bistro, in yet another space that feels like it had been there for thirty years from... Read More

Bâtard

BÂTARD

235-239 West Broadway between White and Walker Sts.
212-219-2777
myriadrestaurantgroup.com/batard

TriBeCa had a high-profile renaissance in the 1990’s as the residential neighborhood of choice for wealthy young families of a certain artistic sentiment; and two men played figurehead for the... Read More

Claudette

Claudette

24 5th Avenue between 9th and 10th Sts.
212-868-2424
claudettenyc.com

The folks at Claudette (who are also behind Rosemary’s and Bobo) deserve applause for having given fresh life to a frequently shuttered address;  transforming it into a light filled, airy space... Read More

Russ & Daughters Cafe

Russ & Daughters Cafe

127 Orchard St. Rivington and Delancey Sts.
212-475-4881

Russ & Daughters Cafe is located on Orchard Street, a few blocks from the still perennially-packed takeout shop. For the first time in a century, smoked salmon hounds can sit down and enjoy... Read More

Il Mulino

Il Mulino

86 W 3rd St between Thompson & Sullivan Sts
(212) 673-3783

Though Il Mulino New York now has a dozen locations around the country, and even the globe, their downtown location is the original. The vibe here is Old World; black-suited Italian waitstaff are... Read More

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Carbone

181 Thompson St. between Houston and Bleecker
(212) 254-3000
carbonenewyork.com

Carbone, a more recent addition to Mario Carbone and Rich Torrisi’s restaurant group, has received rave reviews by the most discerning food critics in the city. The restaurant pays homage to the... Read More