The Daily Dish – A ST. REGIS CHEESEBURGER

A week ago, while running errands in midtown Manhattan, I stopped into the ST. REGIS for what I thought would be a quick afternoon martini, but instead turned into a full-on lunch.  Only minutes after taking in the lobby lounge’s new interior design and grabbing a comfy seat in the King Cole Bar, I was […]

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Star Gazing & Rubbing Elbows with MEDIA ELITE for Wednesday LUNCH @ MICHAEL’S, NYC

On any given day at Manhattan’s legendary media-heavy restaurant MICHAEL’S, one can spot someone famous from television, magazines, or newspapers including Kathie Lee, Hoda, Anna Wintour, or Emil Wilbekin!  But go on a Wednesday, and it’s like being at the Emmys!  I went in on Wednesday, September 18th, and there was talk show queen Wendy […]

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HENRY’S – Another Reason Why The Upper West Side Can’t Be Great

No matter how seductive the luxury, warmth and diversity of Manhattan’s posh Upper West Side, the restaurant scene is oft described as dull or lackluster.  Unlike other New York City neighborhoods, there are few if any big name chefs, major chains or five star dining options above 72nd street, where much of the eating is […]

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Luxuriate LABOR DAY with The STEAKHOUSE ELITE Cheeseburger Pocket Recipe!!!

Labor Day is around the corner, and if there’s one brand that has kept me salivating for quality meat all summer long, it’s STEAKHOUSE ELITE!  Much healthier than the rest, Steakhouse Elite offers flavorful gourmet American Kobe-style beef into their franks, burgers and ground beef products.  A luxury meat,  Steakhouse Elite products come only from US-raised […]

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LE DIPLOMATE Brings A Taste of PARIS to Washington DC

There’s good eating and then there’s eatin’ good – eating so good, in fact, the fare’s authenticity alone can mentally transport a diner to a specific region where the classic provender is served with distinct style, natural grace and unique preparations.  And thanks to the new Washington DC hot spot LE DIPLOMATE, Washingtonians no longer have […]

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CHEESEBURGER SPRING ROLLS @ Corner Social, NYC

Move over sliders, my favorite Harlem restaurant CORNER SOCIAL has a new summer menu, but thank goodness they have not replaced or removed the delicious Cheeseburger Spring Rolls appetizer!  Since we are celebrating the burger all week long, I knew I had to showcase this delicious and inventive take on the cheeseburger that makes old-school […]

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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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Soft Shell Crabs, Big Ass Burgers, Lobster Rolls, Red Velvet Waffles, & Quesadillas at THE LINC, NYC

I love hanging out with my old Phat Fashions colleague and fashion marketing executive James Campbell.  We don’t get to see each other too often these days, but when we manage to link schedules, I know I’m in for a good time!  If you can recall James as one of the stars of Style Network’s Life In […]

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My Personal CHEESEBURGER RECIPE

Ok… So, I’ll admit it… I’m not much of a cook… As a matter of fact, if you know me, you know that I’m not a fan of doing anything domestic.  But I am human, so every now and again I find myself with rolled up sleeves, washed hands, and sweating over a hot stove. […]

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