A BUSINESS LUNCH
Michael Psilakis’s lamb burger is just the sort of red-meat monster that fuels deals. Of course, you may fall asleep in your cubicle afterward.
AN OUTER-BOROUGH RAMBLE
Dine on the crispy chicken, and then amble down this new Chinatown strip.
DINNER WITH YOUR VISITING PARENTS
With Michael Anthony in the kitchen, this perennial mom-and-dad favorite has its mojo back.
DINNER WITH YOUR VISITING FATHER-IN-LAW
Sure, it’s a faux honky-tonk yuppie joint. But he’ll like the soft brisket a good deal.
A PASTA BENDER
Let’s just admit it. Andrew Carmellini’s inspired preparations are better than your grandma’s.
A HOT BOOZE-ADDLED DATE
Death & Co.
Secure two seats at the bar, then let those dashing, hairy-faced mixologists work their magic.