|FAVORITE N.Y. PIZZA
|| FAVORITE GUILTY
|| FAVORITE SNACK
AT MOVIES, BALL GAMES, ETC.
||FAVORITE FRENCH FRIES
| Mario Batali
||Joe's Pizza on Father Demo Square.
||Creamsicle; Custard Beach frozen
||Mesa Grill; Corner Bistro.
||Hot dog and fries or barbecue sandwich.
||Shoestring fries at Pearl Oyster Bar.
||Wolfgang Puck's, Bella Blue.
||Japanese ("It's not fast food, but
it's quick food"), especially Sushi Hatsu.
||Billy's Giant Hamburgers in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
|| Doughnut Planet
doughnuts at Dean & DeLuca; Rainbow Falafel, a stand in
||Both out of town: Louie's Lunch in New Haven; In-N-Out
Burger in L.A.
||Peanut M&Ms, popcorn; at ball
games, "roasted peanuts and beer."
||With his kids, McDonald's; otherwise, Cesare's
or his own.
||Grimaldi's in Brooklyn.
|| Häagen-Dazs bars,
"chocolate and vanilla."
||Peanut M&Ms, popcorn — "no butter."
||Steak frites at Balthazar.
| Michael Romano
|| Pastrami on rye
at Sarge's; the vegetarian platter at Curry in a Hurry on Lexington.
||"They're all the same. I've never eaten at
|| Popcorn. Also,
"one strange craving" at airports: Snickers.
||Grabs a few in his own kitchen now and then.
| Laurent Tourondel
|| A cart at 62nd
St. and Third Ave. ("the best grilled prosciutto-and-mozzarella
||Nachos supreme ("I'm not a fan of
||John's; Arturo's on Houston.
|| When in Chinatown,
"I have to have a pork bun."
||LeZinc, EJ's, Corner Bistro.
||Le Frite Kot on West 4th Street; Le Zinc.