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ANTICA BOTTEGA DEL VINO

www.bottegadelvinonyc.com

7 East 59th Street
New York, NY 10022
(212) 223-3028


The perfect spot to meet friends for coffee.
 
 

CAFÉ HABANA

www.cafehabana.com

17 Prince Street
New York, NY 10012
(212) 625-2001


A favorite spot for real Mexican grilled corn—topped with cheese, lime and chili powder.
 

CIAO BELLA GELATO

www.ciaobellagelato.com

28 East 92nd Street
New York, NY 10128
(212) 831-5555


The pistachio gelato and pomegranate ice cream is a summer (and spring, fall and winter) treat.
 

CUPCAKE STOP

www.cupcakestop.com

Changes daily
call for location: (718) 702-2825


Every Friday, the Cupcake Stop truck parks close to our office. Perfect for an afternoon sugar fix.
 

FRED’S AT BARNEYS NEW YORK

www.barneys.com

660 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10065
(212) 833-2200


Fred's, the restaurant at Barneys, makes a great robiola pizza and Virgin Mary (you can order it extra spicy). Share the fries with spicy dipping sauces.
 

JG MELON

nymag.com/listings/jg-melon

1291 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10021
(212) 650-1310


Great burgers at this casual, old-school neighborhood spot on the Upper East Side.
 

 

LA ESQUINA

www.esquinanyc.com

114 Kenmare Street
New York, NY 10012
(646) 613-7100


The fish tacos are worth the hype. Be sure to sit downstairs - perfect for a girls' night out.
 

 

Ladurée

www.laduree.fr

864 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10021
(646)558-3157


Paris’s legendary Ladurée is now in New York City. Stop by and try the pretty, delicious.
 

LOVELY DAY

nymag.com/listings/lovely-day

196 Elizabeth Street

New York, NY 10012
(212) 925-3310


We're so happy our favorite low-key Thai spot reopened. Order the spicy shredded papaya salad.
 

LUPA OSTERIA ROMANA

www.luparestaurant.com

170 Thompson Street
New York, NY 10012
(212) 982-5089


Mario Batali's menu is seasonal and full of family-style Italian dishes that taste like they've been passed down for generations.
 

MILOS NEW YORK

www.milos.ca

125 West 55th Street
New York, NY 10019
(212) 245-7400


The freshest Greek salad and grilled octopus. A great order-in option for impromptu entertaining at home.
 
 
 
 

SUSHI OF GARI

www.sushiofgari.com

402 East 78th Street
New York, NY 10075
(212) 517-5340


Order the omakase and let the chef choose the best fish of the day. Their uni is divine.
 

THE WAVERLY INN

nymag.com/listings/the-waverly-inn

16 Bank Street
New York, NY 10014
(212) 243-7900


Go straight for the off-the-menu truffle mac and cheese at this cozy West Village restaurant owned by Vanity Fair's Graydon Carter.
 

WILLIAM GREENBERG DESSERTS

www.wmgreenbergdesserts.com

1100 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10028
(212) 861-1340


The bakery of choice on the Upper East Side. Come here for birthday cakes, as well as black-and-white brownies and cookies.