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JacksWifeFreda

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

Atera

Atera

77 Worth St between Church St. and Broadway
(212) 226-1444

Some of the city’s most serious food is being served in this tiny, tucked-away Tribeca restaurant.  You’re probably aware of this as you’ve made your reservation far in advance, after all. The... Read More

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Supper

156 E. 2nd St at Avenue A
(212) 477-7600

Located in the East Village, Supper is a Northern Italian osteria & wine bar from Frank Prisinzano of nearby Frank and Lil’ Frankie’s fame. Highlights include their nightly supper and risotto... Read More

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Momofuku Ko

163 1st Ave between 10th & 11th Sts

At the smallest of the Momofuku restaurants, Ko (which means “son of,”) guests sit along a kitchen counter and are served by the cooks. Due to the size and intimacy of the space, Ko only... Read More

Torrisi Italian Specialities @ 250 Mulberry St., New York, NY

Torrisi Italian Specialties

250 Mulberry St, New York, NY (@ Prince St.)
212.965.0955
www.piginahat.com

By day, Torrisi Italian Specialties is a sandwich shop on the northern edge of Little Italy.  This is noteworthy, because Torrisi is nothing quite like the tourist traps and lackluster Italian food... Read More

Peasant NYC Restaurant @ 194 Elizabeth St. New York, NY

Peasant

194 Elizabeth St, New York, NY (Prince & Spring St.)
212.965.9511
www.peasantnyc.com

Simplicity at its most savory describes Peasant. Enter this dungeoness enoteca and you may feel as though you fell into a rabbit hole: In the middle of Manhattan, a turn of the century inn? Candlelit... Read More

Bubbys

Bubby’s

120 Hudson St., New York, NY (N. Moore St.)
212.219.0666
www.bubbys.com

“Bubby’s Pie Company” is the real full name here, which makes perfect sense when you see the old-fashioned rotating pie case filled with lattice-top apples and frothy meringues like Mom used to... Read More