Hal Rubenstein's Pick
217 Eldridge Street, 212-253-9199
How many other places can you get wild-boar lasagna? Okay, this good?
Adam Platt's Pick
43 East 19th Street, 212-780-0880
In my experience, however, foodies are rarely impressed with anything.
Robin Raisfeld's Pick
- Blue Hill
75 Washington Place, 212-539-1776
For its series of theme dinners showcasing artisanal cheese, homemade sausage, and heirloom tomatoes.
Rob Patronite's Pick
236 East 9th Street, .212-353-8503
Nothing impresses like Japanese fried octopus balls and cabbage pancakes topped with bacon.
Best Place to Impress a Foodie
From the 2004 Best of New York issue of New York Magazine
Where can you find the city’s top dog groomer? Last-minute tailor? Beef tongue? We eat, drink, dance, shop, shvitz, and trampoline our way around the city, not to mention poll scores of in-the-know colleagues, hard-partying friends, opinionated family members, and, this year, a team of guest expert bloggers to bring you answers to all of the above questions, and hundreds more, in the form of our annual “Best of New York” issue.