Daily Eats Lunchbox – Swich – Pressed Sandwich

Swich is a cool concept and greater interior. This on par with Smac. I had the Thanksgiving Every Day. Though a little too bready I like the taste. It was turkey, cranberry, homestuffing on homemade peacan bread. Swich104 Eight Avenue, Between 15 and 16th StreetsNew York, NY 10011212-488-4800

Lunch at Le Cirque

I went to Le Cirque for lunch on my own last summer and just found this scribble while cleaning out some papers. Thought I’d share: “At Le Cirque–feeling a bit strange, and not only because the only other customers here are two old and balding men. The guy playing the saxophone is supposed to be ‘cool’, I guess, but waaay … Read More

Are you a fan of Cheesey dishes? S’Mac’s for you

Ok I’m packing, no I’m not leaving NYC I’m just moving west. There hasn’t been a lot of time for me to room NYC doing videos for Daily Eats. For mealtime I’ve been relaying on delivery.com and discovered S’Mac – oh yeah. The first time I ordered from S’Mac I had the the Goat cheese, spinach, kalamata olives and roasted … Read More

Eastside vs. Westside Dining Experiences

I lived on the extreme outskirts of Manhattan. Living all the way over on east side close to FDR and living all the over on west side close to Hudson River Drive there is a difference in attitudes. Is there a different in culinary delights? Some of us living in Manhattan have strong opinions of east verses west side. East … Read More

Sake! and Teppanyaki

Looking for a great venue for a birthday dinner? Try Benihana in Chandler AZ for teppanyaki. For the past 10 years, my best friends and I have celebrated our individual birthdays with dinner out. And nearly once a year, one of us chooses a hibachi restaurant. We seem to have some of the fondest memories from these events and each … Read More

Mendy’s Deli a review from Tony Spataro

My parents were visiting New York and insisted upon dining at Mendy’s Deli. Here’s their review of this traditional Kosher deli. Mendy’s DeliLocated: 61 E 34 St at Madison Avenue, New York, New YorkPhone: 212-576-1010

Bye Bye, Pumpkin Latte

A little rant: I hate pumpkin lattes. And for the past 2 months, they were everywhere!! I think pumpkins are great, but there’s something entirely unpleasant when it’s made into coffee form. It’s usually not even a pumpkin flavor, but something cinnamon syrup-y. Thankfully, mass marketing tells us that after Thanksgiving, autumn is over and it’s now time for winter … Read More

Zen and Art of Delivery

First – thank you Coopertown for feeding me this morning. I no sooner placed my order and poof the delivery arrived. Sure I could have gotten dressed walked down to the diner but I’ve been working all night and continue work this morning. This was an easy choice. The chocolate chip pancakes had the right degree of chocolate chips to … Read More

Lunch At Google

Ok I died and gone to search heaven and it’s an amazing buffet. Google restaurant takes in every dietry consideration from Kosher to vegan. Dining at Google isn’t a white bread experience you can enjoy almost every variation of bread and then some. I gave vegan buffet a whirl. The chopped broccoli was amazing. I’m not really vegan so I … Read More

Porscha on the Vynl Diner

New York, New York – The Vynl Diner is great place in Hell’s Kitchen. When I lived in HK eat at the Vynl Diner on a semi-regular basis. The old fashion turkey meat loaf is divine. Porscha gives her review of pancakes. Vynl is a great place for breakfast and fun place to eat anytime. Located at 754 9th Ave, … Read More