The Daily Dish – THE BONE-IN DRY AGED KONA SIRLOIN @ The Capital Grille, Washington DC

The Kona Sirloin at THE CAPITAL GRILLE is a great steak!  I indulged during a recent trip to Washington DC in this hearty meat dish and tore up their signature calamari with hot cherry peppers! A Whitney Houston favorite, Capital Grille is a steakhouse chain with locatations throughout the country!  Known for hosting local businessmen, […]

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The Daily Dish: AUTHENTIC ITALIAN Rigatoni & Penne a la Vodka @ ARNO Ristorante, NYC

Only New Yorkers in the know are familiar with ARNO’S, the fashion district italian restaurant where the pasta is perfectly al dente, the flavors are traditional italian, and the atmosphere is rustic but charming. Located at 141 West 38th Street, Arno’s is a spot for big business deals, and it is also impressive for colleague […]

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What To Order For Dinner @ SARABETH’S

Recently had dinner at one of New York’s staples restaurant’s- SARABETH’S, where the pastries are abundant, the preserves are celebrated and the tomato soup was named as one of Oprah’s favorite things back in 2013!  With a few locations scattered throughout the city, I paid a visit to Sarabeth’s Tribeca location at 339 Greenwich Street […]

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Restaurant of the Month: CRUSTACEAN’S, Beverly Hills

CRUSTACEANS is the quintessential Beverly Hills restaurant.  Located at 9646 S. Santa Monica Boulevard, Crustaceans is in the heart of 90210.  Swanky decor with a live aquarium doubling as a floor, Crustaceans offers some of the best dishes on the west coast with traditional family seafood and noodle recipes that keep celebrities coming through the […]

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A French Dinner @ Washington DC’s BISTRO BIS

During a recent visit to Washington DC, I knew I had to stop in for a bite at one of my new favorite restaurants – BISTRO BIS. I already proclaimed in an earlier post (click the link above) that Bistro Bis, located inside the Hotel George at 15 E Street NW, boasts the BEST CALAMARI […]

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Why RIHANNA & I Can’t Get Enough of DA SILVANO

If you follow the steps of superstar RIHANNA, then you already know whenever my friend is in New York City, the pop diva is seen either exiting or returning to her and MY favorite Manhattan Italian restaurant – DA SILVANO. Located in Manhattan’s trendy and tony West Village, Da Silvano features luxe and rich authentic […]

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Lunch at UNION SQUARE CAFE ***June’s Restaurant of the Month***

Although I may have not given him the well-deserved credit or mention, I’ve certainly written about Danny Meyer‘s restaurants before.  Have you read my reviews on The Modern or Gramercy Tavern?  It’s no coincidence that both are two of my all-time favorites as the former was B&B’s Restaurant of the Month in January and the […]

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Borscht, Calamari & A LOBSTER GRILLED CHEESE @ BROOKLYN DINER, NYC

The convenience of living in Manhattan is part of the appeal.  Every want and everything seem to be at the footsteps of every apartment building – so much so that even dining in Brooklyn is feasible without leaving the island! Last Friday, my assistant and I grabbed a booth at the BROOKLYN DINER, located at […]

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SOFRITO – An Authentic Taste of Spanish Harlem’s Food, Flavor & Fun All In One!

I had dinner at my favorite New York Latin American restaurant SOFRITO a couple of weeks ago, and I’ve been grappling on whether or not I should save them as April’s upcoming Restaurant of the Month, but I took another look at the pictures yesterday, and knew I could not wait another day to fill you in on […]

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Crispy Calamari & A Grilled Salmon Salad @ J&G STEAKHOUSE, Washington DC

Jean Georges Vongerichten is one of the BEST chefs in the world, but he obviously was not in the kitchen when I stopped in his Washington DC restaurant J&G STEAKHOUSE last week. Located at 515 15th Street N.W., J&G is located inside the chic W Hotel and is steps from the White House.  Sleek, sophisticated […]

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