Tag: Dish Buzz

Dish Buzz: romantic tapas at rayuela

Lara is founder and editor of Grits in the City Clearly in keeping with my trend to visit romantic restaurants on girl’s night outs, I recently went one Saturday to Rayuela in the Lower East Side. I found the decor refreshing yet simplistic from the moment we walked through the door. The bar area was small …

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dish buzz: mas farmhouse

Lara also is founder and editor of Grits in the City Since Manhattan was a ghost town for the Fourth of July weekend, a friend and I decided to play OpenTable Roulette on our way back from Long Beach – soon extending our search even further to include spots we’d been meaning to try but never figured …

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dish buzz: amber

Lara also is founder and editor of Grits in the City While I really enjoy sushi, I had yet to find my “go to” spots in the city for good fresh sushi. It seems to be something that most of my friends don’t suggest and I just hadn’t gotten around to trying. So, when a friend …

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dish buzz: highlands

Lara also is founder and editor of Grits in the City A friend of mine was dying to try outHighlands, as she’d been craving some true Scottish fare and had heard this might be as close as it gets in the city. Located in the West Village, Highlands describes itself as a contemporary Scottish gastropub. And …

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Dish Buzz: Enid’s

My sister recommended we try Enid’s the other day while I was out visiting her in Brooklyn. She mentioned mac ‘n cheese and outdoor seating where my dog could accompany us, and I was sold. The outdoor seating was comprised of around 6-8 tables bordering along the exterior of one half of the restaurant. I …

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Dish Buzz: Tre

With my mom in town, I was looking for a new restaurant to try which wasn’t too expensive for dinner. Tre’s a spot which often comes up, yet somehow I’ve never been there. Sunday through Thursday, they offer a $19 prix fixe dinner option, which includes an appetizer main course, and dessert. I couldn’t resist …

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