Fine dining in NYC

NYC has always been a Mecca for foodies, especially for those who enjoy the finer things in life. Unfortunately, not all fine dining are created equal and with a limited budget, it’s nice to know what to expect from the various institutions and what not to expect from others. I will begin with five that … Continue reading

Restaurant Review: Matsugen: Shi-Shi Ramen – NYC

Matsugen is a Jean-Georges restaurant that is run by the Matsushita brothers who also operate restaurants in Tokyo and Honolulu. These three brothers specialize in traditional Japanese soba noodles. Though many have complained that prices are quite high, especially when compared with other ramen shops, I respectfully disagree. For a “Jean-Georges” restaurant, the minimalist yet … Continue reading