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Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo

Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo
Years go by and the number of rooftops increases in New York City, now I will talk about Jimmy at the James in SoHo. Located on the top floor of the The James Hotel, the bar offers one of the best views with an incredible terrace over Manhattan and a pool to top it off.Summary Jimmy at the James, a trendy rooftop bar in SoHo ├ What is the atmosphere of Jimmy at the James? ├ What can... 


Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint

Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint
Sabrina spent an evening at Northern Territory, a bar in Greenpoint in Brooklyn. I remind you that you can also share your best tips in New York City with us. All you need to do is follow some steps as I explain in this article. Many thanks to Sabrina for sharing her experience. Memo NYCTTSummary Northern Territory, an Australian rooftop in Greenpoint ├ How is Northern Territory? ├... 


Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York

Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York
Sakagura is a small Japanese restaurant in which you won’t even remember being in New York City. It is in an unusual place, lost underneath the streets of Midtown. It is a perfect restaurant for those who want to escape from NYC during a night.Summary Sakagura, a Japanese restaurant hidden in New York ├ History of Sakagura ├ What is the decoration and atmosphere of the restaurant? ├... 


Chart House, a restaurant in New Jersey with a nice view over Manhattan (A NYCTT by Olivier)

Chart House, a restaurant in New Jersey with a nice view over Manhattan (A NYCTT by Olivier)
Olivier and Stephanie, NYCTT community members, share with us their experience at a restaurant in New Jersey: The Chart House. The restaurant is not in Manhattan, nor in New York City, it is on the other side of the Hudson River, in Weehawken, New Jersey. It offers an amazing view over New York’s skyline. I want to thank them for sharing with us your experience. Remember, if you want to share with... 


Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)

Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn)
If you are in Williamsburg in Brooklyn, let me suggest you to go to Fette Sau BBQ. I’ve been there and I loved it, I highly recommend it. Writing this article and seeing all these pictures… It makes me want to go back there now 😀Summary Fette Sau, a BBQ and organic restaurant in Williamsburg (Brooklyn) ├ What is Sau Fette BBQ? ├ How is the atmosphere at Fette Sau BBQ? ├... 


LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City

LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City
If you’re on your way to Long Island City or the borough of Queens to visit Gantry State Park and /or the great Moma PS1 then you should treat yourself at this small and cute restaurant. LIC Market is the perfect choice for lunch or dinner, weekday breakfast or weekend brunch.Summary LIC Market, a local and authentic restaurant in Long Island City ├ What is the setting of LIC Market? ├... 


Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem

Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem
In the heart of Harlem, Jacob Restaurant is a small restaurant you may not see when visiting the neighborhood. But don’t miss it, the food is delicious! It is a perfect place to taste typical Soul Food dishes at a good price.Summary Jacob Restaurant, Soul Food & Salad Bar in Harlem ├ What can you eat at Jacob Restaurant? ├ What can you eat at Jacob Restaurant? ├ What kind... 


Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho

Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho
During my one of my stays in New York I wanted to go to a restaurant in Soho where mostly locals go. Cupping Room Café seemed like a good idea and my experience there was even better than expected.Summary Cupping Room Café, a charming restaurant in Soho ├ How is the Cupping Room Café? ├ What is the atmosphere like? ├ What is the Cupping Rooms clientele? ├ What kind... 


Murray's Bagels: the best bagels in New York

Murray's Bagels: the best bagels in New York
Go to Murray's Bagels to eat the best bagels in New York City! Sweet or sour, the bagel is a local specialty, along with the hotdog, hamburger, cheesecake, the cupcake, donuts... I am already getting hungry: DSummary  Murray's Bagels: the best bagels in New York ├ History of Murray's Bagel Restaurant ├ What's in Murray's Bagels? ├ What else to eat other than a bagel? ├... 


Top vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City

Top vegetarian and vegan restaurants in New York City
If you’re either a vegetarian or a vegan and you’re planning to travel to New York soon, don’t worry because here are the top 15 vegetarian and vegan in New York! As a matter of fact, I have compiled a list of the best vegetarian and vegan restaurants (even gluten free) around town with different cuisines including: Asian, American, Continental, romantic settings and even gourmet food trucks.Summary Top... 


Dig your toes into the sand at Brooklyn Surf Bar in Williamsburg

Dig your toes into the sand at Brooklyn Surf Bar in Williamsburg
Brooklyn Surf Bar is in the lively neighborhood of Williamsburg. Going to this bar will give you the impression of being on the beach, away from New York. Let me tell you my experience here.Summary Dig your toes into the sand at Brooklyn Surf Bar in Williamsburg ├ What is the decoration and atmosphere of the Brooklyn Surf Bar? ├ What can you drink and eat? ├ How much does... 


New York Restaurant Week in Summer 2018

New York Restaurant Week in Summer 2018
This summer, if you are planning to travel to New York, taste the best food and for really good and reasonable prices. My travel tip is to attend the "NYC Restaurant Week" from July 23rd to August 17th 2018.Summary : New York Restaurant Week during Summer 2018 ├ How to participate and “TASTE’’ the Restaurant Week? ├ To what kind of restaurants you can go? ├ What can... 


Where can you watch the 2018 World Cup in New York?

Where can you watch the 2018 World Cup in New York?
Are you traveling in June or July 2018 to New York and want to see some of the World Cup games? If you don’t know where to go to watch some soccer (yes, that’s how it’s called in the US) action while in NY then I’ve got you covered. In the US, it’s a sport among others and is very much appreciated by the youngest despite of not being the national sport. It’s always good to know to some... 


Play table games with your friends at Greenwich Village’s Fat Cat bar

Play table games with your friends at Greenwich Village’s Fat Cat bar
Fat Cat Bar is a friendly underground bar to listen jazz, play ping pong and pool. A place you can’t miss if you are traveling to NY.Summary : Greenwich Village’s Fat Cat bar ├ How is the Fat Cat? ├ Who are the Fat Cat’s clients ├ What can you find? ├ What can you drink at Fat Cat? ├ Which type of music can you hear at Fat Cat? ├ Fat Cat’s Table Games ├ How much does it cost... 


Warwick Hotel in New York: a good hotel for its location, quality service and comfort

Warwick Hotel in New York: a good hotel for its location, quality service and comfort
If you are looking for a perfectly located hotel in Manhattan, with quality service and comfort, your hotel is the Warwick. Let me explain to you all you need to know about this Hotel in NY.Summary : Warwick Hotel in New York: a good plan for its location, quality service and comfort ├ Warwick Hotel history ├ Location ├ Hotel Warwick services ├ The Warwick Hotel amenities ├... 


The Patriot Saloon, a typical American bar in Manhattan

The Patriot Saloon, a typical American bar in Manhattan
I was looking for a good bar in New York, and found The Patriot Saloon, located between Tribeca and the Financial District.Summary : The Patriot Saloon, a typical American bar in Manhattan ├ How is the Patriot Saloon? ├ What you can drink and eat in this bar? ├ What kind of customers attend The Patriot Saloon? ├ How is the service? ├ What is a good plan for the... 


The restaurants in New York are classified according to sanitary standards

The restaurants in New York are classified according to sanitary standards
The Health Department inspects about 24,000 restaurants a year to monitor their compliance with City and State food safety regulations. Since July 2010, the Health Department has required restaurants to post letter grades showing sanitary inspection results. Restaurants with a score between 0 and 13 points earn an A, those with 14 to 27 points receive a B and those with 28 or more a C. Inspection... 


The Rooftop Refinery, one of my favorite places in New York

The Rooftop Refinery, one of my favorite places in New York
For a night out in New York, there is nothing more impressive than going to a rooftop bar. The views from there are breathtaking! I've been to different rooftops in New York, 230 Fifth, the Skylark, The Ides in Williamsburg ... but the Rooftop Refinery is truly one of my favorites. It has a stunning view of the Empire State Building, and I love its decoration and atmosphere.Summary : The Rooftop... 


Marie’s Crisis Cafe, a very animated bar in Greenwich Village

Marie’s Crisis Cafe, a very animated bar in Greenwich Village
If you are looking for an original and fun bar, you have to visit Marie’s Crisis Cafe. It is located right in the heart of Greenwich Village, 54 feet away from the Fat Cat bar. Marie’s Crisis Cafe is a bar that I strongly recommend.Summary : Marie’s Crisis Cafe, a very animated bar in Greenwich Village ├ What’s the history behind the Marie’s Crisis Cafe? ├ What does Marie’s... 


Big Daddy’s: the old school fast food restaurant in New York

Big Daddy’s: the old school fast food restaurant in New York
If you are looking for an old school vibe like in the 50’s in America, then here’s a tip for a great fast food restaurant in New York: Big Daddy’s.Summary Big Daddy’s: the old school fast food restaurant in New York ├ How's the restaurant? ├ What can you eat at this really cool restaurant in NYC? ├ Should you go to Big Daddy's with your children? ├ Good tips... 


Bua Bar, a small bar-restaurant in East Village

Bua Bar, a small bar-restaurant in East Village
If you want to spend a nice moment in New York, with a lot of New Yorkers around, I recommend that you go to St Marks Street in East Village and have a drink at Bua Bar.Summary : Bua Bar, a small bar-restaurant in East Village ├ How’s the Bua Bar? ├ Who is going to Bua Bar? ├ What can you drink? ├ History of the bar ├ Where is Bua Bar located? ├ Conclusion... 


The Grey Dog a Greenwich Village coffee shop

The Grey Dog a Greenwich Village coffee shop
I love both walking the streets of Greenwich Village and eating in this area. There are a lot of restaurants in this neighborhood and during one of my walks through Greenwich I happened to run into this one called The Grey Dog.Summary : The Grey Dog a Greenwich Village coffee shop ├ How is The Grey Dog? ├ What can you eat in The Grey Dog? ├ What is the clientele of The Grey... 


Ellen's Stardust Dinner, a 50's - 60's styled restaurant in New York

Ellen's Stardust Dinner, a 50's - 60's styled restaurant in New York
For those who want to make a trip "Back to the Future" during their stay in New York, I recommend that you go to Ellen's Stardust Diner.Summary : Ellen's Stardust Dinner, a 50's - 60's styled restaurant in New York ├ What is unique about Ellen's Stardust Diner? ├ How’s the décor at Ellen's Stardust Diner? ├ What can you eat at Ellen's Stardust Diner? ├ What do... 


The top 10 Jazz clubs in New York

The top 10 Jazz clubs in New York
A number of you have asked where you can enjoy en evening in a Jazz club in New York. I have selected 10 of the coolest Jazz clubs in NYC. As usual, these are only suggestions: it’s really up to you to follow it. It is ranked by alphabetical order since it is rather difficult to arrange the venues in a precise order. It is your choice to pick a club according to their lineup, ambiance, rate and location... 


La Casa Enrique an authentic Mexican Restaurant in Long Island

La Casa Enrique an authentic Mexican Restaurant in Long Island
New York is well known for being diverse, you can say it's the capital of the world! I love being able to find any style restaurants everywhere in NYC. In Queens, Casa Enrique is one of them, a real Mexican restaurant. There is no doubt when reading the menu and trying the dishes.Summary : La Casa Enrique an authentic Mexican Restaurant in Long Island ├ History of Casa Enrique ├...