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best jamaican food in manhattan

Miss lily's is good. especially their gurried goat

Nov 19, 2012
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Truffle butter

Garden of Eden also

Nov 07, 2012
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Michelin Stars 2013

Jungsik deserves stars. Food, decor, everything about the rest is Great.

Oct 02, 2012
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South Street Seaport

The Open Door on John St has a private room. They have a good selection of beers and the food is good pub grub.

Sep 30, 2012
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Anniversary dinner

Jungsik

Sep 27, 2012
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Recommendations for Union Square Cafe

BLT at lunch

Sep 27, 2012
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Greek and Turkish Restaurants

Avra
Bourkies
Thalassa
Periyall
Limon BYOB
Sahara

Sep 27, 2012
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vegetarian - lincoln center

I have friends from italy - veggies coming in in Oct. We are seeing War Horse @ Lincoln Center on a Saturday. Need help for after show vegetarian spot. Not too dear.
Thanks, Rae 305

Sep 22, 2012
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Innovative or upscale Indian recs for birthday dinner

Make that a Fifth - You must have the tandoori scallops w/ pineapple. Can't wait for their new brunch. Rae 305

Sep 14, 2012
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Looking for fresh currants

got them at US grennmarket in July. haven't seen them lately, but you could try - rae305

Sep 10, 2012
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Loosely-Compacted Burgers With Crunchy Highlights

If 6 oz is too big - you'll never make it through Mollys at 10 oz.
rae305

Sep 10, 2012
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Loosely-Compacted Burgers With Crunchy Highlights

the Corner Bistro on West 4th.
Rae305

Sep 06, 2012
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Where to buy violet mustard?

you might try Kalusytans on lexington or call Eleven Madison Park. I know they use it. maybe they can steer you to a resource.

Aug 20, 2012
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Italian Restaurant for Tonight

i find Boom in Soho to be good; also like the live music

Aug 20, 2012
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Restaurant that makes their own burrata?

Boom on Spring in Soho imports from Italy.

Rae305

Aug 11, 2012
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Where to Buy Excellent Scallops

Pisacane on 1st Avenue & 52nd Street - great selection - very fresh.
rae305

Jul 23, 2012
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Recommend a Bar/Restaurant to root for Italy (vs Spain) this Sunday. Euro 2012.

alexinct, Most of the crowd was very into the match, wearing italian blue. food is good too.
rae305

Jun 29, 2012
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Recommend a Bar/Restaurant to root for Italy (vs Spain) this Sunday. Euro 2012.

Boom on Spring St has a TV at the bar - you can sit there or at a table in the front. For the last Italy match,I think I was the only non Italian in the restaurant.
Rae 305

Jun 29, 2012
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Restaurant

You might try Boom on Spring St in Soho - They have live music on Friday and Saturday nights.
Food is italian - very good for sharing dishes.
Rae305

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Boom
152 Spring Street, New York, NY 10012

Oct 20, 2011
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Buy fresh duck breast in Lower Manhattan?

You might try Ottomanelli's on Bleeker Street
Rae305

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Ottomanelli and Sons
285 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10014

Oct 20, 2011
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Looking for cookies/baked goods that are amazing

Veneroi's on 12the reight off 1st - great italian cookies and pastries
Rae

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Veniero's
342 E 11th St, New York, NY 10003

Oct 17, 2011
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Restaurant with good live jazz music

try the Jazz Standard on 27th btwn Lex and Park
Rae 305

Oct 14, 2011
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Where can I buy a whole pig?

You might try ottomellis on Bleeker

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Ottomanelli and Sons
285 Bleecker St, New York, NY 10014

Aug 22, 2011
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Best Butcher in the City

I like Espostitos for pork and sauages - 9th Ave and about 40th or on Bleecker Street a block or two from Ottomanlli's

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Esposito & Sons
354 W 38th Ave, New York, NY 10018

Aug 05, 2011
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Best restaurant bars for drinks

You can ask for the 2 course lunch - I had it yesterday.
rae305

Dec 09, 2010
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Kip's Bay/Murray Hill Options

You might also try - Parador on 34th between 2nd & 1st - great Mexican Food
also Dolcino on 2nd between 28th & 29th - good basic italian
Rae305

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Dolcino
517 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10016

Dec 07, 2010
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Quick! Where would you go for a afternoon cocktail in Soho?

Boom is good - you can sit at the bar or a table for drinks and snacks.
rare305

Nov 23, 2010
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duck L'orange german or french style?

I find the duck at Le Perigord to be one of the best. It's my favorite on their menu.
rae305

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Le Perigord
405 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022

Nov 23, 2010
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Where to buy Ham in Manhattan or Brooklyn?

You might try Schaller & Weber @ 82nd & 2nd. Call first -
Rae305

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Schaller & Weber
1654 2nd Ave, New York, NY 10028

Nov 22, 2010
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Leaf Lard- Where to buy?

Blu's family farm - also sells it at the greenmarket - there Wednesday & Saturday.
north end of the park.
Rae 305

Nov 22, 2010
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