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Jack’s Wife Freda

244 Lafayette St between Spring and Kenmare Sts
(212) 510-8550

Jack’s Wife Freda is a comfortable, casual eatery that is pleasantly buzzing (if not totally jammed) almost any time of day. Husband-wife owners Dean and Maya Jankelowitz wanted it this way: their... Read More

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Sant Ambroeus – Soho

265 Lafayette St at Prince St
(212) 966-2770

Certain restaurants, much like people, possess the gift of never being out of fashion. Sant Ambroeus is among these. Since the original opened in 1936 in Milan, then made its way to Madison Avenue in... Read More

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Mission Cantina

172 Orchard St at Stanton St
(212) 254-2233

Mission Cantina has the feel of a neighborhood place, a casual spot to have a beer and a few tacos and maybe something that will surprise you – after all, this is Danny Bowien’s Mexican-inspired... Read More

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’inoteca

98 Rivington St at Ludlow St
(212) 614-0473

‘inoteca’s casual, generally mobbed spot on Rivington Street is the Lower East Side capital of Italian style small-plate dining. Expect antipasti, tramezzini (a type of Viennese equivalent of... Read More

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Ruby’s Cafe

219 Mulberry St between Spring & Prince Sts
(212) 925-5755

Ruby’s Cafe is located in the heart of Nolita on Mulberry Street, an inviting intimate space that provides some unforgettable fare and a great casual dining experience. Ruby’s prides itself on... Read More

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Tacombi

267 Elizabeth St between E. Houston and Prince Sts
(917) 727-0179

Based on a beachside operation in Playa del Carmen, Tacombi is the go-to for tacos at any time of the day. Served out of an old Volkswagen inside a converted garage on Elizabeth Street in Nolita,... Read More

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The Butcher’s Daughter

19 Kenmare St at Elizabeth St
(212) 219-3434

The Butcher’s Daughter is a self-described “vegetable slaughter house” in Nolita that feels light, airy, and vacation-like. It’s an aura evocative of L.A., where people work and... Read More

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Del Posto

85 10th Ave at West 15th St
(212) 497-8090

Del Posto is the swanky Meatpacking District dining destination of Mario Batali’s restaurant empire. Promising a “true Italian trattoria experience,” Del Posto offers... Read More