While I didn't hit up everywhere I wanted to go and try in 2018 (and I never will as I have a never-ending to-eat list), I was lucky enough to visit all of these places. Some of them are new to New York. Some of them are just new to me. And some I will revisit in 2019.Read More
Just across the hallway from Studio is possibly one of the best—and smallest—cocktail bars in Manhattan, named for the OG president.
The portrait of the “Father of Our Country” over the bar might seem like the most obvious giveaway to the name. But really, it’s named for the for the hotel in which it is located: the Freehand Hotel on Lexington Avenue, previously known as the George Washington Hotel.Read More
Have you ever wandered into a café or bar and wondered if you’ve ever been transported somewhere else. When I first walked into Studio, I honestly thought I had been transported to Stockholm.Read More
The £24 Manhattan didn't cut it, but the Ruinart champagne certainly did.
Despite one, perhaps significant miss, Scarfes Bar itself should not be missed. The upper crust cocktail bar at the Rosewood London lives up to the dreams of anyone who adores hotel bars. (Count me in with that crowd.)Read More