Tag: new york

Pennsylvania 6 Joins the D.C. Dining Scene
[ 0 ] December 3, 2015 |

Pennsylvania 6 Joins the D.C. Dining Scene

Pennsylvania 6 opened in  D.C. in what I like to call “good real estate”* along the I Street NW strip.  The newly revamped space was the home of Tuscana West, which closed last year after 20 years of being in business.  Pennsylvania 6 has the clout to fill these veteran shoes where it has been […]

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Drinks on Me:  World Baijiu Day
[ 0 ] July 31, 2015 |

Drinks on Me: World Baijiu Day

What is this?? My sentiments exactly when I got wind of Baijiu.  Never heard of it but I am curious and willing to celebrate just about anything with libations.  Cheers! World Baijiu Day is on Saturday, August 8th.  World what day?  Exactly. Baijiu is by far the largest spirit category in the world – 13 […]

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Getaway:  Da Silvano
[ 2 ] July 25, 2014 |

Getaway: Da Silvano

There are few reasons these days that I venture downtown when I go home for the weekend.  With the expansion of restaurants, lounges and speakeasy’s in my Harlem neighborhood, there is really no need for me to make the trek down to the Village the way I did in my younger years.  When I got […]

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Etiquette Tuesday: Channeling My Inner Gordon Ramsey
[ 0 ] July 8, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: Channeling My Inner Gordon Ramsey

The last time I was in the city I had the bright idea to visit Doug E. Fresh’s spot in my neighborhood.  Mistakes that will not be made again start with this one.  Doug E’s Fresh Chicken & Waffles is supposed to be a casual dining spot inviting the majority of their guests to carry […]

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Where I’m Eating: A Café on the Hudson River
[ 0 ] June 20, 2013 |

Where I’m Eating: A Café on the Hudson River

When one visits Harlem for Happy Hour, one should make that trip to Hudson River Café.  I rarely do the cheerleader voice for restaurants but in this instance I had to step outside myself because this spot actually offers the best of three worlds:  Plenty of outdoor space, food and low happy hour prices.  The […]

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