Put anything on top of brown rice and we’re going to be able to pretend it’s good for us. And that’s how we approach Glaze, a fast-casual place you can go for a convenient lunch that won’t make you feel terrible about yourself. Chicken, steak, and salmon teriyaki might not be superfoods, but there are a lot worse things you could do for your health (and at this price point, your wallet).
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Boozy brunch has ruined Café Cortadito in the East Village, which was previously one of our favorite Cuban restaurants in NYC.
If you’re even a little choosy about the beer you drink, you’ll be obsessed with Proletariat in the East Village.
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Blue Ribbon Sushi
Looking for the perfect downtown sushi spot to take people when you’re not the one paying the bill? Blue Ribbon is your joint.
An underground izakaya on 35th Street best used for drunk nights after a show at Madison Square Garden.
A great East Village date night spot, especially when you get the adjacent cocktail lounge, Angel's Share, involved.
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