Ten Favorite NYC Restaurants of 2011
USA- New York, NY | Jan 4 2012 | (09:00:58 - EST)
As the year ends lets cover the ten best restaurants to dine in for 2011. This will definitely be a hot list for the coming year too.
Ai Fiori - The room is soulless, but Michael White produces some of the best haute Italian cooking in town (400 Fifth Ave.; 212-613-8660).
Boulud Sud - Daniel’s homage to Mediterranean cuisine is the great Frenchman’s most vibrant new establishment in years (20 W. 64th St.; 212-595-1313).
Brushstroke - The omakase setup may leave some cold, but there’s no doubting the quality of Isao Yamada’s nouveau kaiseki menu (30 Hudson St.; 212-791-3771).
Ciano - Shea Gallante’s nouveau rustico Italian cooking is stylish without being pretentious (45 E. 22nd St.; 212-982-8422).
The Dutch - Andrew Carmellini brings the fashionable retro trends of the past decade under one roof (131 Sullivan St.; 212-677-6200).
Empellon - Alex Stupak does for the lowly taco what he did for cutting-edge desserts at wd~50 (230 W. 4th St.; 212-367-0999).
Fedora - Gabe Stulman brings raffish, outer-borough cooking to the heart of the West Village (239 W. 4th St.; 646-49-9336).
Junoon - The Mughal-style dining room is over-the-top, but there’s no better place in town for classical Indian cooking (27 W. 24th St.; 212-490-2100)
Red Rooster - Marcus Samuelsson had been adrift, but at this pleasing, handsome Harlem brasserie, he’s found a home (310 Lenox Ave.; 212-792-9001)
Tertulia - Seamus Mullen reinvents Spanish cooking in New York the way April Bloomfield reimagined pub food (359 Sixth Ave.; 646-559-9909).
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