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59th Street


























Hudson Bar
  356 W 58th St
Ian Schrager's avantgarde bar.

Burger Joint $
118 W 57th Street in Le Parker Meridien Hotel
Behind floor-to-ceiling curtains in the lobby of Le Parker Meridien hotel, the joint is the elegant hostelry's dirty little secret.




























Efendi $
1030 2nd Ave, near 54th St
good & fast Turkish, BYOB, best ff 2003





Brasserie Centrale  $$$
1700 Broadway
(212) 757-2233

"...outdoor seating, nice selection of french food at ANY TIME OF THE DAY.
Nice people watching too."


205 W 54th St
This champagne bar is a delight.
100 types of champagne, 10 of which are available by the glass. Crystal flutes from Baccarat and other treasures fill the walls, but even in the lap of luxury, the staff is down-home friendly.



P. J. Clarke's $$
915 Third Ave. @ 55th 212-317-1616
www.pjclarkes.com
Deceptively laid-back pub, posh upstairs addition. Good  burgers.

















Russian Vodka Room
Bar
265 W 52nd St
212-307-5835
live piano
Best of NY Mag










Island Burgers and Shakes $
766 9th Ave @ N 51st









50th Street





























































Say Cheese  $
649 9th Ave @ 45th



Sukhadia's $
17 W. 45th St.
Indian veggie buffet , cheap AYCE,
specialty chat
Best of NYM 2005










Bubba Gump Shrimp
1501 Broadway @ 44th
Times Square










 

























Bryant Park




40th Street
































Rare  $$
303 Lexington Ave @ S 38th
in the Shelburne Hotel
great burgers (salmon!) at this cozy bar




































































Sky Bar 
17 W 32nd St
simple sky bar with views of ESB @ La Quinta Hotel (Friday live music)
 
















30th Street











































Blue Smoke $$
116 E. 27th St.
(212-447-7733)

A mix of brisket, shoulder clod, and chuck gives this ten-ounce burger its superior flavor. Great chicken wings & blood orange Margaritas at the bar.
Aptmnt
137 East 27th Street, #3
(betw. Lexington Ave & 3rd Ave)
(646)-752-9300





















Madison Sq.











Park







F & B  $
269 W 23rd St
Danish hot dog place



Shake Shack $
SE park corner
>WID review





Chelsea Art Museum
556 West 22nd Street
(212)-255.0719
open Tue-Sat
noon-6pm
Thu noon-8pm
– $3 after 6pm
closed Sun&Mo
$6 adults, free for  visitors 18-
New Museum
556 West 22nd Street (at 11th Avenue)
Tue-Sat: noon-6pm
Thu noon-8pm
Closed Sun&Mon






Tamarind
41-43 E. 22nd
btwn. Bway & Park Ave. S
(212-674-7400)
top notch Indian
















20th Street