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Salute! Sofia Italian Grill Blends Culinary Traditions

Tuesday, February 25th, 2014
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Sofia Italian Grill, the fine dining restaurant, has a stylish location at 42 West 48th Street between 5th and 6th Avenue. Frank Sophia is well

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Husk Restaurant: A Little Out of the Way…
…But Well Worth the Trip

Sunday, February 23rd, 2014
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You’re drawn in by the aromas—perhaps coming from the wood-burning stove, the barbecue pit or one of two smokers—that beckon you. The mélange of scents

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The Drunken Munkey: Anglo-Indian Family Recipes and Craft Cocktails on the Upper East Side

Saturday, February 15th, 2014
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The Drunken Munkey, like its odd-spelling name, is a quirky, cozy, and charming cocktail restaurant that serves delicious food based on Anglo-Indian recipes from owner

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Valentine’s Day Dining For Romantics

Monday, February 10th, 2014
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Dining out on Valentine’s Day is a ritual for many couples but, unfortunately, bland food, over-crowded seating and ho-hum service can take the romance out

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Cooking Up a Greek Feast at Zaytinya
With Aglaia Kremezi and Michael Costa

Monday, February 3rd, 2014
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On the large Greek islands, every house has a pig, according to Aglaia Kremezi, author of The Food of the Greek Islands and Mediterranean Hot

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Dopo East’s Inspired Young Chef

Thursday, January 30th, 2014
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Modern Italian cuisine bears little resemblance to the heavy pastas and tomato-drenched sauces of yore. Like modern American cuisine, it is focused on presenting locally

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A Taste of Italy – Brooklyn Style

Friday, January 24th, 2014
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I ate a lot of spaghetti growing up. As the child of a single mother with three mouths to feed, spaghetti was on the menu

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Desmond’s Steakhouse: Classic Charm and Much More

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
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Dining choices abound in the Times Square Area, yet Desmond’s Steakhouse is a stand-out. The restaurant offers a classic menu in an atmosphere that has

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