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98 Rivington St., Manhattan, NY
Truffle egg toast is one of their classic dishes. If the wine list overwhelms, ask for guidance, they're very helpful.
Soup & Sandwich, Coffeehouse
86 E. 7th St., Manhattan, NY
213 E. 45th St., Manhattan, NY
For lunch, definitely try on the lunch specials - great selection and an good deal. Else, try the homemade tofu, rice balls with cod roe, sea eel with wasabi (love the bones), grilled dried skate fin.
136 Division St., Manhattan, NY
Downstairs is cave-like. Split a bottle of wine and some snacks.
268 Sixth Ave., Manhattan, NY
75 Washington Pl., Manhattan, NY
Chef Dan Barber is one of the most respected chefs in New York. This is a good place to take the parents or celebrate something special. Cause it's fancy!
34 Downing St., Manhattan, NY
38 Eighth Ave., Manhattan, NY
17 E. 32nd St., Manhattan, NY
The Banchan (반찬), (amuse bouche) is plentiful. Aside from the meat dishes, try the Dolsot-bibimbap with eel and Kimchi Pajeon, traditional Korean pancakes.
228 W. 18th St., Manhattan, NY
Excellent traditional arepas and patacon maracucho. The Reina Pepiada is one of the most popular. The goat entree is also worth a try. Drink one of the fresh juices or a Venezuelan beer.