Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Home > Restaurants > Plan B

Plan B

244 Mulberry St., New York, NY 10012 40.722925 -73.995806
nr. Prince St.   See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212- 775-0111 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: Spanish/Tapas
  • Price Range: $$

    Key to Prices and ratings

    Upscale
    • Almost Perfect
    • Exceptional
    • Generally Excellent
    • Very Good
    • Good
    Cheap Eats
    • Best in Category
    • Excellent
    • Delicious
    • Very Good
    • Noteworthy
    • Very Expensive
    • Expensive
    • Moderate
    • Cheap
  • Critics' Rating: *****

    Key to Prices and ratings

    Upscale
    • Almost Perfect
    • Exceptional
    • Generally Excellent
    • Very Good
    • Good
    Cheap Eats
    • Best in Category
    • Excellent
    • Delicious
    • Very Good
    • Noteworthy
    • Very Expensive
    • Expensive
    • Moderate
    • Cheap
  • Reader Rating: Write a Review
Photo by Liz Clayman

Share this listing

Official Website

planbtapas.com

Prices

$5-$16

Payment Methods

American Express, MasterCard, Visa

Reservations

Accepted/Not Necessary

Profile

This venue is closed.

Chef Roberto Hanechak has earned his culinary stripes in the Nobu and Bouley kitchens, and now he’s out to prove that he can have a little fun, too. Plan B, the Nolita tapas spot that is dressed in horsehide banquettes, rustically funky décor, and lots of dark wood, has a menu that’s more exciting than most. The crispy, baconlike chicharron tuiles (fried pork skin) with garlic aïoli and a cilantro cracker comes simply prepared with olive oil and salt, and it’s wildly successful, taking ordinary flavors and upping the ante just a bit with perfectly balanced seasoning. Pork and serrano sandwiches are topped with Swiss cheese and a sliced pickle, and they’re both comforting and satisfying. Small rabbit meatballs soaking in a savory demi-glace make for a heartier meal. Less exciting are the greasy fried pig’s ears, bland olive-oil-poached halibut, and dense duck neck, but strong cocktails like the tequila-laden blancas de la sangre caliente will wash those flat tastes right away.

Recommended Dishes

Chicharron tuiles, $5; rabbit meatballs, $14; pork & serrano sandwiches, $12; mushrooms, $12

Advertising
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Advertising