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EmpellonTaqueria

Empellon Taqueria

230 W 4th St at W 10th St
(212) 367-0999

Alex Stupak opened Empellon because he thinks, quite simply, that “Mexican cooking is awesome.” He opened the doors to his taqueria with the intention of treating tacos with a high level of... Read More

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Minetta Tavern

113 MacDougal Street West 3rd and Bleecker St
(212) 475-3850

The historic Minetta Tavern has had a host of identities over the years, from speakeasy to hangout for literary notables including F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Ezra Pound, and e.e.... Read More

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Babbo

110 Waverly Pl between 6th Ave & MacDougal St
212-777-0303

Leave the kids at home when venturing into the exciting Italian dining experience of Babbo, one of Mario Batali’s Michelin-rated restaurants in New York. Warm tripe and lamb’s tongue are... Read More

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RedFarm

529 Hudson between Charles & W 10th
212-792-9700

The authenticity and prices of Dim Sum eateries in Chinatown and far-flung outer boroughs maybe can’t be beat, but there’s nothing wrong with sticking to the West Village and classing things up a... Read More

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Buvette

42 Grove Street, New York, NY
(212) 255 3590
www.ilovebuvette.com

‘Buvette’ roughly translates to ‘small bar’ in French, particularly one found in rural areas. Upon stepping inside this West Village hideaway you feel as though you have been transplanted to... Read More

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Blue Ribbon Brasserie

97 Sullivan St., New York, NY (Spring & Prince Sts.)
212.274.0404
www.blueribbonrestaurants.com

Eric and Bruce Bromberg’s popular American bistro and raw bar is open from 4pm to 4am, but it’s the place to go after 11pm. The unofficial after-hours hangout for chefs, waiters, bartenders and... Read More

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CafÉ Cluny

284 West 12th St., New York, NY (@ West 4th St)
212.255.6900
www.cafecluny.com

On a charming, cobblestone West Village corner, Café Cluny remains a staple for weekday lunches and weekend brunches for the sophisticated-yet-Sperry-wearing set.  Partners of the Odeon and Café... Read More

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Mary’s Fish Camp

64 Charles St., New York, NY (@ West 4th St.)
646.486.2185
www.marysfishcamp.com

Several years ago, there was a clash between the chef/owners of New York’s famous Pearl Oyster Bar on Cornelia Street. Mary Redding left and started her own seafood restaurant a few blocks away,... Read More