Posts Tagged ‘meaty’

New Neighborhood: The Cardinal

Southern BBQ 2 doors from our apartment? DUH. The Cardinal has a great atmosphere. The hip clientele and simple decor of what could be someone’s most prized thrift store finds fits the laid back, trendy mish-mosh of the East Village perfectly. I didn’t mind waiting 15 minutes on a Friday at 8 for a table […]

Midtown Midweek: Shake Shack

We trekked down to the Shake Shake on 8th Ave (btwn. 44th and 45th) for a co-workers birthday today. WOW. I’ve never been to a Shake Shack without a line. My Shack Burger with fries was perfect. I love how crispy their fries are. I asked for extra shack sauce on the side and discovered […]

New Neighborhood: Cafe Rakka

We finally moved in! On Friday, we were informed that we could move into the apartment we were supposed to move into June 1 on Monday. We spent the weekend packing, scheduling movers and changing over our utilities. The actual move was pretty seamless. While the movers trucked our apartment from 1st Ave to Avenue […]

Little Nibble: Smorgasburg

Found this gem on an end-of-the-day sweep of Smorgasburg.   (Pulled pork papusa with jalapeƱo and plantains)

Midtown Midweek: Octoberfist Sandwich

Lunch in Midtown can be depressing and challenging especially when you’re coming from lunch in Soho wahhhh which is why blogs like Midtown Lunch make me so happy. Inspired by a tip, I ventured to Cer Te to try their newly released Octoberfist Sandwich. The Spot Located on 55th between 5th and 6th, the store-front […]

NYCWFF: Meatball Madness

I was lucky enough to be invited to Meatball Madness at 82 Mercer for the New York Wine and Food Festival Thursday and was honestly overwhelmed. Between the celeb sightings (Giada de Laurentiis, Guy Fieri, Alex Guarnaschelli), photo opps (Bing, Buitoni) and gigantic wine bottles (see below) I didn’t even manage 10 meatballs. What a […]