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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

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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

The Butterfly

The Butterfly

225 West Broadway at White St
646-692-4943

Named after The Butterfly Club in Michael White’s hometown of Beloit, Wisconsin, The Butterfly is a mid-century inspired cocktail bar and restaurant in Tribeca known for twists on classic... 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

Tacombi

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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Takahachi

145 Duane Street (Duane St. & West Broadway)
212.571.1830
http://www.takahachi.net

This is one of our most favorite spots for great sushi at way more relaxed prices than some of its more self-serious sushi neighbors. The atmosphere is laid-back, you don’t need a reservation, the... Read More

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Nobu Next Door

105 Hudson Street (Hudson St. & Franklin St.)
212.334.4445
www.noburestaurants.com

Think of this is Nobu’s casual, more chill little sister. They take no reservations, you can get it to go, it’s open late, and it’s first come first serve for a table. Get there early to avoid... Read More