Restaurants

Tir Na Nog Bar and GrillAfter debating if I should go, I decided to join my co-workers for a holiday afterwork drink in the city at a place called Tir Nag Nog located on 33rd Street and 8th Avenue. I was familiar with the place since I used to...

SugarcaneThis caribbean restaurant is a small and intimate space on 6th and Flatbush Avenue. Locals and travelers alike come down for their famous potato salad and oxtail. I began my night with a Sorrel Pina Colada that was brought to me in what I thought l was a...

The Spotted PigMy best friend and I left work after a long day and we decided to find a new spot instead of going to our usual go to spots of Corner Stone and Brooklyn Public so we decided to switch gears and go to Peter Luger.  Obviously the hunger...

Amber Restaurant Telephone #: 212-477-5880 Location: 432 6th Ave | Btwn 9th & 10th St, Hours of Operation: Lunch & Dinner Mon-Fri: 11:30am-11:30pm Sat-Sun: 12pm-11:30pmMy friend invited me out for a quick bite to eat, so I gladly accepted his invitation. After we discussed cuisine, we settled for Japanese. So we left Brooklyn...

Jackson Hole "Home of the 7 oz. Burger"35th street on Third Avenue Location 521 3rd Avenue New York, NY 10016 Tel: 212-679-3264Whether in the city for shopping or hanging with friends, a NYC must stop for a good burger has to be Jackson Hole. Burger for your buck!This 7 oz burger can...

PeachesI was born in Georgetown, Guyana and came to the United States when I was five years old. I grew up in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Although I lived in Atlanta, Georgia for about two years, I was never introduced to soul food. That's right, if you ask...

The SpeakEasy Brooklyn Location: 132 Greene Avenue between Clinton & Waverly avenues Telephone #: 718-230-3520 Open Weekdays 5pm-11pm [Dinner] Weekends 11am-3pm [Brunch] 5pm-11pm [Dinner] www.thespeakeasybrooklyn.comThanks to Google, I stumbled on "The Speakeasy Brooklyn" back in 2008 when I was looking for an affordable & well reviewed restaurant to celebrate my birthday. ...

Pommes Frites isn't an ordinary shop, but a specialty shop serving authentic Belgian fries, or as the Belgians call them, "pommes frites." You won't find many seats here, but you will find the tastiest treat in town. Pommes Frites means premium fresh fried potatoes, crunchy on the outside, and soft...

Frankie's 457Last week I had the opportunity to check out Frankie's 457 in the Carroll Gardens section of Brooklyn. Although the weather was cold outside and there was a torrential downpour earlier in the night, Frankie's was filled to capacity on a Wednesday night. The ambiance in the...

Not only is this place a romantic candle lite environment with eclectic music and top class service. The front bar is well equipped to cater to the "boys" looking for a drink and watch a game. Outside (backyard) seating is available in the warmer months as well.As you are seated they...

CHANCE ASIAN BISTRO & BAR 223 Smith Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 718.242.1515 Chancecuisine.comThe Scene‚Ä® The sleek red, black, and gray room evokes Hong Kong chic, making on of the sexiest space to hit Smith Street yet. The friendly waitstaff immediately takes to the young, stylish crowd and adds to the comfortable,...