Slim Down in 2020

Another Holiday season behind us and another opportunity to drop those too-much-partying pounds. Although the celebrations were delightful, they take a toll on the waistline. Join me in slimming down with some great sushi meals in January. Gu Japanese Fusion Sushi Bar (155 East 52nd Street) Gu's fresh menu is massive with seafood choices [...]

Captivating Christmas Eve

If your family is coming to visit the Big Apple or you've decided to stay put for Christmas Eve, consider making a reservation to keep things simple. Many restaurants are offering prix-fixe menus well worth the price tag. Spend your time wrapping, and opening presents, instead of standing in the kitchen. Tavern On The [...]

Thankful Thanksgiving

Instead of sweating the day away in the kitchen on Thanksgiving, make a reservation for a stress free Thursday. From calm and casual bistros to high-end restaurants, New York City offers many options for turkey day. Roey's (1 Perry Street) Roey's is small, casual and comfortable farmhouse type bistro. A popular haunt for wood-fired [...]

Fun Football Festivities

It's hard to stay home on a Sunday during football season. The camaraderie, excitement and dining deals are constantly luring me away from my cozy couch. Grab your friends or just don your team jersey and spend Sunday with like-minded New Yorkers. Smithfield Hall (138 West 25th Street) Located near Penn Station and Madison [...]