Brunch at Walter Foods

Walter Foods has a cosy gastropub feel, located on Grand Street in Brooklyn. While i have only been for a Sunday brunch, i would love to return to try out the raw bar! Walter Foods 253 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY

Bill’s Bar and Burger

This place is great on a hangover (i.e. New Years Day, when we visited), plus they have TV’s if there is a game playing. But best of all, they do awesome shakes! Don’t try and be healthy – fried vegetables is not going to soften the blow of a big night out. Mmmm… fries! Then bring … Continue reading

Winter Ways & Warming Breslin Hot Chocolate

January was cold. Snowy. And cold. These pictures were snapped one lazy Sunday while wandering around the West Village and ending up at the Ace Hotel for some couch time and a hot chocolate. There are many reasons for visiting the Ace Hotel – The Breslin, John Dory Oyster Bar, No. 7 Sub, Stumptown Coffee… … Continue reading

Spitzers for Beers, Brunch or Dinner

Spitzer’s in the Lower East Side is an addictive bar. It’s the sort of place you always end up at when you don’t know where to end up at. It’s trusty, true and renowned for its great selection of beers. But beer aside, it also serves, brunch, lunch and dinner – the former of which … Continue reading

Fette Sau – Meat, Meat… More Meat?

The experience of dining Southern barbecue style is like no other. Granted, this is only the second time I’ve done it (the first was at Hill Country), but the novelty hasn’t worn off. Fette Sau is located in Williamsburg in reasonably small digs by comparison to Hill Country, with its multiple levels and huge dining … Continue reading

Brooklyn Bowl Fried Chicken

I’m new to the whole ‘gourmet’ Fried Chicken obsession that is exists in New York, in fact I’m new to fried chicken in general! As an Aussie, fried chicken to me is Kentucky Fried Chicken, AKA: KFC – a fast-food chain that exists in suburban car parks and food halls and somewhere I’ve never felt … Continue reading

New York’s Best Burger – Corner Bistro

You don’t go to Corner Bistro for smiling service (I’m not sure if the bar men or wait staff have ever heard a joke in their lives) or a serene atmosphere, you go for the $6.50 Corner Bistro burger… arguably the best burger in New York City. It is basically 1 big, fat meat patty … Continue reading

The Meatball Shop

Awesome, cheap, fun feed in Lower East Side if you like meatballs!

Spring into Spice Diary

With new seasons come new taste sensations and as 2008 rolls into the warmer months, so to does our taste for refreshing, lighter foods like melons, mint and barbeque meats. It’s a fantastic time of year and you can sense the city come to life as everyone sheds the extra layers and the smell of … Continue reading