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Exchange Alley – New York

3 Sep

he8: This just may be our new village haunt. Cool, easy with just enough Big Easy.

she8: Speakeasies and tattoos are nothing new to the East Village, but Gerard’s gift served up an evening I wouldn’t exchange for anything. Well, maybe for another French Connection cocktail! (Sparkling Rose, Almond, Blood Orange)

we8:  Smoked Whitefish with caraway crackers, Sishito Peppers with pickled watermelon, Avocado/Grapefruit/Chorizo Oil, Roasted chicken (natural reduction with salted lime, chorizo kale), Tomatoes/stone fruit/kunik cheese.

http://exchangealleynyc.com

Rao’s – New York City

9 Aug

he8:  “Take the gun. Leave the cannoli.”

she8: Holy Meatballs… That’s Kiera Knightley.

we8: Artichoke, Baked Clams, Fried Mozzeralla, Orecchiette with spicy sausage & broccoli rabe, Meatballs, Chicken Marsala, Prosciutto & Peas, Cheesecake, and Coffee ice cream.

http://www.raos.com/raos-restaurant-new-york.aspx 

   

Sunset Beach – Shelter Island, NY

7 Jul

he8: Perfect food. Stunning sunset. And she8 shadows it all.

she8: French beach side restaurant. Full bellies of fish. Sunset with he8. Completely fulfilled.

we8: Moules à-la-Plancha (méditerranéen mussels, cracked pepper, beurre fondue),  Loup de Mer (lemon, thym), Grilled Octopus, Tuna Tartare.

http://www.sunsetbeachli.com/restaurant.html

Southampton Social Club – NY

6 Jul

he8: she8 said we had to be independent this week… so why is she eating all my mussels?

she8: Our table of eight definitely put the social in this social club. When you’re surrounded by great people… that’s all that truly matters.

we8: Pan Seared Striped Bass Provencale (organic red quinoa& roasted local asparagus), Classic Caesar, Prince Edward Island Mussels (saffron shallot & garlic white wine broth, toasted baguette), Braised Short Rib Sliders (roasted strawberry barbecue sauce, cole slaw, toasted brioche buns, gherkins).

http://www.southamptonsocialclub.com/


Ecco – Atlanta

24 Jun

he8: With a bar like this… there is no reason to ever sit in the restaurant. With a bar like… there is no reason to ever sit in the restaurant.

she8:  You make me laugh he8… #echo

we8: Piquillo peppers (stuffed with braised beef), Piri piri squid (Castelvetrano olive puree, sunny side egg, cilantro),  Heirloom summer squash (with mint, soffrito), Fire Roasted French white asparagus, Mixed lettuces (radish, almonds, tarragon-mustard vinaigrette).

http://www.ecco-atlanta.com/


Bubby’s Tribeca – New York City

17 Jun

he8:  Could be the quietest breakfast I ever had. Someone lost their voice!

she8:  …

we8:  Cheese grits, Oatmeal, and Matzo Ball soup.

http://bubbys.com/bubbys-tribeca/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Barbounia – New York City

29 May

he8: $17 for a belllini?

she8:  It’s all you can drink? Yeah!

he8: She’ll take two glass at a time.

we8: Greek salad with lamb, Spinach Omelette.

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