Life of the city Tag

The Habana Room Cuban Cuisine 134 E 48th St, New York 10017 | Between Lexington & 3rd Aves Hours Of Operation: Mon-Fri: 7am-12am | Sat-Sun 5pm-12am (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) Website: http://www.habanaroomny.com/I've gone to the Habana Room about 5 times since about 2008. I went there this time because I was really craving some Cuban...

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...

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...

The Libertine's Library Bar at Gild HallAny hipster or taste maker worth their weight in gold knows New York's not so secret best kept secret, the hotel bar. Last weekend I had the opportunity to attend an event at The Libertine in Gild Hall. Gild Hall is a...

The most wonderful time of the year!The holiday season in New York City is in full swing. "Magical" is the only way to describe the ambience as eager kids and grown-ups celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa and New Year's Eve in NYC. The City easily transforms into wonderland. Stunning window displays, enchanting...

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...