DAILY DISH

The DAILY DISH: Rasta Pasta from O’s GRILL SPOT in Crown Heights

O's Grill Pasta

O’s Grill Spot in Crown Heights, Brooklyn does not have a website, but Yelp.com offers customer reviews of the food and service, while Seamless.com will hook you up with home delivery of O’s. I stumbled upon the easy-to-pass restaurant located at 742 Nostrand Avenue, where images of the menu (fried chicken wings with fried rice, […]

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The DAILY DISH: Peruvian-Style CHICKEN @ FLOR DE MAYO, NYC

Flor de Mayo

Craving a taste of South America but can’t shell out the money for a flight to Brazil, check out the next best thing in NYC at FLOR DE MAYO.  Known for their Latin American and Chinese cuisine, Flor de Mayo is the Upper West Side casual dining spot that has long be praised for their […]

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The Daily Dish: COOPER TAVERN’S Shrimp Milanese & Pesto Rigatoni

Coopers Tavern Chicken Pesto Rigatoni

Located at 481 8th Avenue at 35th Street, COOPER’S TAVERN is an imitation gastropub that is probably most appreciated by New York tourists than the locals, due to it’s midtown sandwiched location between Times Square and Penn Station and adjacent to the historic Wyndham New Yorker Hotel. I had never heard of this place, but stopped […]

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The Daily Dish: A CHICKEN DINNER ON AMERICAN AIRLINES

American Airlines' Flight #2206 First Class Dinner

I’ve been traveling, hence my daily absence, but I’m finally nestled back in NYC, and just getting back in my groove.  On my American Airlines flight #2206 from Miami to DC the other day, they served up a scrumptious dinner of salad with a buttery ranch dressing, a grilled chicken breast with rice and a […]

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The DAILY DISH: Cheesecake Factory’s CHICKEN & BISCUITS

Chicken & Biscuits

Listed under the Specialties section of their pamphlet-like spiraled menu, the Cheesecake Factory’s Chicken & Biscuits is described as a “Comfort Classic” and it’s one of my all-time favorite meals EVER! Sauteed Chicken Breasts Covered with a Rich Pan Gravy, Served with Mashed Potatoes, and a vegetable mix of peas and corn with succulent and fluffy […]

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The Daily Dish: HILLSTONE’S Spinach & Artichoke Dip

One of the best appetizers EVER - Hillstone's Spinach & Artichoke Dip

Love this dish!  HILLSTONE’S has gotten a little skimpy with their portion size, but this is still one of the best appetizers ever!

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Starbucks’ New HAM & SWISS – The BEST Breakfast Sandwich Ever?

Ham & Swiss

This sandwich is sinfully delicious!  Break the diet, and try it!  A must have for breakfast! BJC.

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The Daily Dish: The MANDARIN ORIENTAL’S BENTO BOX

The Bento Box at NYC's Mandarin Oriental Hotel ...

I stopped by the ultra swanky MANDARIN ORIENTAL Hotel in New York City the other night for a quick drink and some tapas.  The hotel’s 35th floor lobby features breathtaking views of the city and Central Park.  Stop by in the daytime, and it’s not uncommon to spot Quincy Jones, Star Jones or Kevin Liles […]

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The Daily Dish: CHICKEN PAILLARD @ Monkey Bar, NYC

Monkey Bar Chicken Paillard

CHICKEN PAILLARD is a simple and healthy dish, that is an exciting and delicious alternative to a standard salad or common roasted chicken dish!  I stopped by the swanky MONKEY BAR in Manhattan for lunch on Friday, and treated myself to one of my favorite go-to meals when I’m on a diet! Pounded thin chicken breast, […]

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The Daily Dish: WHITE ANCHOVY BRUSCHETTA @ Craft Bar, NYC

White Anchovy Bruschetta

Superstar chef TOM COLICCHIO may be best known for his role on Bravo’s Top Chef reality series, but I fell in love with his distinct style of cooking, ingenious recipes, and decadent dishes when I first visited his Manhattan restaurant CRAFT BAR! I’ve written about Craft Bar before, but I have never highlighted one of […]

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