New to the forum. I'm going to be in New York for five days and have assembled this list out of the recommendations I've read, both here and elsewhere. The main principle is to cast as wide a net over the food scene in NYC, so I'm trying to get balance as well as essential box ticking.
This is what I've got planned
Friday night: Dinosaur BBQ
Saturday lunch: Katz Deli
Saturday dinner: The National Restaurant, Brighton Beach for farcical entertainment (Bourdain was raving)
Sunday lunch: Pies and Thighs
Sunday dinner: Babbo (have a rez)
Monday lunch: Candlelight Inn for wings
Monday dinner: Daniel *
Tuesday lunch: Xian famous foods
Tuesday dinner: Fatty Cue
Wednesday breakfast: Shake Shack
* Have seen many suggestions to swap this to Cafe Boulud, which I intend to do today.
I'm particularly up for altering Tuesday; for instance, if I can get an EMP rez for lunch as there seems to be consensus that that's totally amazing.
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