Do you work (or live, god forbid?) near Times Square? If so, you'll be happy to know about Natsumi. It's the kind of place you can get a solid spicy tuna roll, and probably something topped with avocado and various sauces. The space is somewhat upscale-feeling in the sense that it does actually have some level of decor, and prices are pretty reasonable.
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The best way for us to give you the lowdown on this place is to explain that it's really two different experiences: the bar, and the dining room. One is a three course, prixe fixe fine dining experience, the other sleek, more relaxed, often features some Action at the Bar. If you're going, go big and eat in the dining room.
It seems like lately, all of the Korean food we’ve been eating has been of the “trendy re-interpretation” variety. While we’re fine with that, occasionally we get a craving for a more traditional meal, and for that, we head to Madangsui.
An underground izakaya on 35th Street best used for drunk nights after a show at Madison Square Garden.
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Want to impress someone who loves Japanese food? Bring them to Kyo Ya. The unmarked subterranean restaurant is a unique and amazing place.
Shuko, an unmarked Japanese spot near Union Square, is our favorite omakase experience in NYC.
A great East Village date night spot, especially when you get the adjacent cocktail lounge, Angel's Share, involved.
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Il Gattopardo is an Italian restaurant in Midtown that feels like a very expensive living room and makes good pasta.
ViceVersa is an upscale Italian restaurant in Midtown with a nice backyard space and a bar where you might see someone drinking a martini at 3pm.
Sake Bar Hagi 46
Sake Bar Hagi 46 is a casual Japanese restaurant in Midtown that’s great for a meal before or after a Broadway show.
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