My mother and I are headed to NYC for three nights in mid September. I like to have a list of resturants to choose from or reservations ahead of time otherwise we end up wandering around and settling on some sub par place in Times Square. I'm 26 and she is 58. We are NOT foodies nor do we need a fancy wine list. We like simple food that isn't hard to understand when reading the menu. We don't mind paying money for a good meal but prefer not to spend 75.00 pp on a piece of fish the size of a deck of cards. We are from Texas gulf Coast so we tend to lean towards seafood, southwestern style dishes and contemporary american. This doesn't mean we won't try new things.
Specifically I am looking for...
- a dinner spot for Thursday night before Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre
- a fun, one of a kind, place for dinner on Friday night
- a dinner spot for before or after Alter Boyz at Old World Theatre
Last time we were in NY we at at Mesa Grill and really like that. Some resturants that have be suggested by others include Shelley's, Redeye Grill, Las Palapa, Hell's Kitchen, Bar American, Whym and Eatery. Any help would be GREAT!