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Key Largo Fl. restaurant recommendations?

Seeking suggestions for lunch/dinner in key largo.
price not an issue.

Oct 14, 2014
jaun in Florida

hamburger in Midtown?

Ended up eating at Burger Joint after all. Awesome!
Thanks to all CHrs for the recommendation
Next visit to nyc will try Shake Shack.

Oct 09, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

halal guys truck 53 & 6th open today sunday?

Flat top last Sunday at 5 3rd & 6

Oct 07, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

halal guys truck 53 & 6th open today sunday?

Short line yesterday.
Yummy! Red sauce is HOT!
Thanks for directing this tourist to one of nyc must eat places. Would love to check out the other carts in the city.
So much food; so little time.....

Oct 06, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

lunch record walking distance from 9-11 museum?

Meant to say Recommendations not "record"

Oct 06, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

lunch record walking distance from 9-11 museum?

Sit down American casual $25 per person.
Suggestions please.

Oct 06, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

halal guys truck 53 & 6th open today sunday?

Thanks for the quick response and tips.

Oct 05, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

halal guys truck 53 & 6th open today sunday?

They 7 days?

Oct 05, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

hamburger in Midtown?

Hummm maybe a pizza for lunch instead....
What about a good ny pizza place in the same area?

Oct 03, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

hamburger in Midtown?

Could also do table service as well

Oct 03, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

hamburger in Midtown?

Quick casual near west 57 and 5th

Oct 03, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

hamburger in Midtown?

Need suggestions for today lunch?

Oct 03, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

NYC (Manhattan) Rest. Recommendations--Lunch/Dinner

Excellent feedback Kathryn! just what I was looing for.
Certainly appreciate the time you took to write all this down for me.
thanks again

Sep 09, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

NYC (Manhattan) Rest. Recommendations--Lunch/Dinner

Kathryn--
thanks for all the links; this will actually make it easier.
In answer to your specific questions/comments perhaps the following will help you and other posters assist in my inquiry:
We're willing to wait for a table or eat at the bar. We would like to make reservations but being that our trip is barely 3 1/2 weeks away I'm sure some of the most popular places will be booked solid.
As for budget lets assume $25/person for lunch NOT including tip/tax/alcohol. Dinner budget $60 Not including t/t/a.
We will be going to see Book of Mormons Sat Oct 4th for the 2 pm matinee. This also happens to be our wedding anniversary so this would be a good day for an exceptional dinner. Assume $200 NOT including t/t/a. The only other "planned" activity is Monday Oct.6 visit to the new 9-11 museum in the afternoon. Other than that we have no other rigid schedule constrains.
On our last--and only-- NYC trip in 2009 we visited Little Italy and Chinatown; we'll skip those this time.
Here's where we ate last time:
DB Bistro (had the $32 hamburger)done that, got the t-shirt. no need to go again.
Brooklyn Dinner (near Times Sq.) will go again
Keen's Steakhouse-- good steaks but would like to try another steak place--What about Sparks (Sparky's?) or Mark Joseph? Lugers is too far away.
Katz's deli--loved it the first time and certainly will go back.

Sooo, now that you have some more info perhaps you can help us experience something from your backyard that us visitors have no clue about.
And, we are from Florida (I am Cuban) so we can skip the Cuban/Caribbean/Puerto Rican/Venezuelan/Brazilian/etc. food thing while we're in NYC.
Finally; we have never been to Greenwich Village and would like to check it out this time. Any suggestions for lunch/dinner/bars along the same budget as above. Also what about Hell's Kitchen, never been there. Any worthwhile eating places/bars there?
As stated in my original post we're staying at the Hilton Residences on West 57 St. any good places within walking distance from there?
Thaks for your help.

Sep 08, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

NYC (Manhattan) Rest. Recommendations--Lunch/Dinner

Will be in NYC (Manhattan) Oct.2nd thru Oct 7th. Looking rest. recommendations (lunch/dinner) near West 57th St. (Hilton). Walking distance or short subway ride ok. Our budget for dinner is $125-$150 per couple including wine. Almost any food but no Indian or Mexican please. Prefer unique places that are typical of NYC food scene—no tourist traps please!. Also looking for those iconic bars in the city that make good craft cocktails in a nice atmosphere. Not very familiar with Manhattan so we’re depending on you for suggestions. Thanks in advance for you guidance.

Sep 07, 2014
jaun in Manhattan

Craft Cocktails in NO?

Putting aside the craft vs classic discussion here is my report from my first 24 hours in NO:
first drink: Ramos Gin Fizz @ Sazerac Bar--Roosevelt Hotel. Yummy.
Second alcoholic drink: Dixie beer (never had one before) at Felix's Raw Bar. Tasted like a Bud Light. The chargrilled oysters, on the other hand, we awesome.
Third--and fourth--drinks: Sazeracs at Sylvain. Braised Beef Cheeks were excellent.
Fifth, and last drink of te night a "craft" Old-Fashioned made by Abigail at SouBo. It certainly was not a "classic" old-fashioned but it was crafted!
Tonite we begin at French 75; must try their Sazerac. After that who knows....let you know tomorrow.

Aug 01, 2014
jaun in New Orleans

Craft Cocktails in NO?

thanks collardman

Aug 01, 2014
jaun in New Orleans

Craft Cocktails in NO?

Where is Kingfish?

Jul 30, 2014
jaun in New Orleans

Craft Cocktails in NO?

Looking for upscale bars where I can enjoy a well made Sazerac, martini etc. Will be staying in the FQ but willing to cab it for a well prepared libation. Anything in the FQ or beyond recommendation will be appreciated.
thanks

Jul 29, 2014
jaun in New Orleans
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Best Sazerac?

Zin, thanks for the clarification. the cognac certainly imparts a different flavor profile. I will be back to SoBou to try their Negroni. While I was there yesterday I watched the bartender use a small hatchet to chop off a small chunk from a large block of ice for a scoth rocks. When questioned he said they do that for most on the rocks drinks. He told me he would do that as well for a Negroni, my go to drink lately. I was tempted to get one then but mixing with the sazarac did not seem like a good idea at the time.

Mar 25, 2013
jaun in New Orleans

Best Sazerac?

So this is my report thus far after visiting 5 bars last night. Keeping in my that I am, by no means a connoisseur of what a great Sazerac ought to taste like:
Sylvain was very good, the best of the night. Jackie the young lady behind the bar took her time mixing this cocktail. She obviously has been trained well. She also gave good recos on other good bars.
SouBo was made with Cognac and tasted odd but good anyway.
Carrousel bar was too sweet to my taste.
MR.B's was very good but for some reason not remarkable. I had high hopes for this location; on the other hand the BBQ shrimp was to die for.
We finished the night at arnaud's French 75 bar. they delivered a Sazerac that tasted highly alchoholic (perhaps that's how they should taste?) made with great flair by the bartender. The drink seemed to tame down after a few sips.
Tonight we'll try Bombay Club and Perestroika. as you can tell we're hanging around the FQ for now and might venture to other venues later in the week.

Mar 25, 2013
jaun in New Orleans

Best Sazerac?

Location but I think that the link the prwvious poster will work

Mar 24, 2013
jaun in New Orleans

Best Sazerac?

Sowhere are these bars?:
Feelings Cafe
Bar Tonique
Peristroika @ Pravda (or their sister bar Cure)
Serendipity
Maurepas Foods
Victory

restaurants, hotels?

Mar 23, 2013
jaun in New Orleans

Best Sazerac?

Thanks for the recom.
I had one at the Sazerac Bar 5 years ago during my last visit to NO but wanted to see what the current cocktail situation is now.
I have also heard that Uncommon Bar and SouBo also craft excellent cocktails and am surprised it did not make 'montuori's' list. Perhaps Sareracs are not their specialty?
Thanks again for the feedback.

Mar 17, 2013
jaun in New Orleans

Best Sazerac?

I'll be in NO last week in March. Seeking recommendations for signature Sazerac.
Roosevelt Hotel bar?
Monteleone Carousel?

Mar 16, 2013
jaun in New Orleans

Second time in NYC need Rec for lunch/dinner in Manhattan

I'll be there Sept.25th through the 30th. I'm coming from Florida. I guess the UES for the museums/lunch $20/person. The $75pp for dinner does not include tip. I feel more comfortable if iIhave reservations. I'll eat almost anything so don't worry about that. My wife, on the other hand, is not into Mexican/Asian; don't worry about it either because I'll be on my own for lunch.
Thanks for your input!

Sep 03, 2010
jaun in Manhattan

Second time in NYC need Rec for lunch/dinner in Manhattan

My first time was only for 3 nights and we stayed in Brooklyn Heights so we did not get to check out the food scene very much. I could your help this time around.

We get in on a Saturday and leave the next Thursday. Staying at the Millenium Hotel near Times Sq. I'll be doing lunches on my own while wife attends meetings during the day. Need recs for bf/lunch near hotel and also near the museum's I'll visit while she works. I intend to use the subway to get uptown. Deli's, burgers, pizza for lunch but want to make sure these are typical [if there's such a thing] NY. We'll be able to do three maybe four dinners. My budget is ~$150 for the two of us including wine. She is not keen on Mexican or Asian food but most everthing else [french, continental, spanish, eclectic, etc] goes. We'll cab it or use the subway in the evening and definately do not want to venture into other buroughs [that will be the next trip].

looking forward to your suggestions.

Sep 02, 2010
jaun in Manhattan

Rest. Just of I-75 from Downtown north to I-575?

just wanted to thank everyone again for your recommendatins and suggestions. As it was we were able to fly into town with minimal delays and by 9:15 last Thursday night drove from the airport straight to Miller Union. I was surpprised to find the place so crowded that late on a thurs. night. We were told it would be a 20 minute wait and sat at the bar. Before we were finished with our drinks we were escorted to a very nice table in one of the side rooms. I had the egg baked in celery butter as an appetizer. It was exquisite! I selected the Duck Breast as my entree and she had the homemade Pork Sausage. Both were served atop the most succulent vegetables I have ever tasted. Mine were baby lima beans, corn and something else I can't recall now but I certainly remerber the buttery, fresh flavor of such a simple dish. Her veggies were a combination of baby limas, lentlis ans some seasoning [dill maybe] that was also excellent. Amazing what local, farm fresh ingredients prepared by proffessionals can taste. I have naver tasted vegetables as good as these.
We ended supper with the Peach Upside-Down cake and the dessert special of the night, the Fig Tart. Service was very good. I will certainly return on my next trip to Atlanta. Thanks again for helping me find this place.

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Miller Union
999 Brady Ave Suite 106, Atlanta, GA 30318

Aug 11, 2010
jaun in Atlanta

Rest. Just of I-75 from Downtown north to I-575?

Thanks to everyone for your suggestions.
I'll post sometime next week to let you know where and what we ate.

Aug 04, 2010
jaun in Atlanta

Rest. Just of I-75 from Downtown north to I-575?

Yes, I am familiar with the ATL. airport and potential delays geeting out of that madness. My plane lands at 7:56 PM and since we have no checked bags I assume we'll be on the road by 9 at the latest barring any delays. I'm thinking 30 minutes tops to get to I-75/10th. Ave exit at that time of night. So I think that we can make it to Miller before the kitchen closes at 10 PM. If for some reason we can not make it to Millers on time then Holeman & Finch would be plan "B". I must admit that I am unfamiliar with H & F menu. Will have to do some research before we leave this Thursday. Either way I'll dispense with reservations since I assume that by 9:30 PM or so I should be able to walk right in or just have a short wait. Is my assumption correct?

Aug 02, 2010
jaun in Atlanta