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What are the 12 Best New York Restaurants this year for Thanksgiving?
Here is our round-up of the best restaurants in New York City (NYC) that are open and serving Thanksgiving dinner this year, including family friendly and vegan options. What are the Best NYC Restaurants open for Thanksgiving? Planning to spend Thanksgiving in New York? Excellent idea! It’s one of the most festive and joyful days in…
10 Picnic Spots Perfect for a Balmy Day in New York City
Picnic might not be the first word that comes to mind when you think about iconic, romantic and highly scenic adventures in New York City. But in fact, a spring, summer or fall picnic in NYC is a splendid idea, as long as you choose the right spot. As part of our ongoing series of Gotham Guides to to the best hidden gems in NYC, our Brooklyn-based correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of where to find the top 10 New York City picnic spots.
The 12 Best Luxury Outdoor Beach and Picnic Blankets to Buy Now
Since lots of socializing with friends and family is happening outdoors right now - whether in a park or in our own backyards - now is the moment for a luxury upgrade of that dependable standby, the picnic blanket (which can also do notable service at the beach). Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of 12 of the best luxury outdoor beach and picnic blankets to buy right now.
The 15 Best Foods and Luxury Items to Pack for a Picnic 2022
Warm weather brings lots of opportunities for picnics. And even in a time of social distancing, there are still places where you can settle in and have a wonderful meal outdoors. If you want to level up your next picnic in the park, our correspondent Jillian Tangen has the latest on the 15 luxury essentials to pack for the perfect picnic 2022, including baskets, portable gourmet foods, blankets and (of course) fashion attire. It's everything you need for a perfect picnic in the sun right now.
Why Communal Dining is the Popular New Luxury Restaurant Concept
After so many months of being forced to stay away from other people, it's small wonder that one of the hottest restaurant concepts at the moment is communal dining. It feels positively dangerous, subversive and naughty - what's not to like? It also work beautifully for families having a multi-generational meal. And for a first date if you really aren't sure that you want a deep conversation with your potential paramour. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has more on why communal dining tables are the most popular luxury restaurant concept trend right now, and where to experience them at their best in NYC and Philadelphia.
Why the Dirty Shirley is a Top TikTok Trend to Try Right Now
Every summer has its own unique elements. The Song of the Summer, for example. The Shoe of the Summer. And of course, the Drink of the Summer. It's early days, but the Summer of 2022 is shaping up to be the Dirty Shirley Summer. Which actually sounds pretty good to us, given all that we've been through in the past couple of years. But what's a Dirty Shirley, how do you make one,  and why is it trending as the "it" drink right now? We've got answers, dear reader. Just read on.
The 10 Best Vegetarian Vegan Restaurants in New York City (NYC)
With people heading back to the office and coronavirus pandemic rules on dining out relaxing, this is the perfect moment to check out the best eateries in town. Plant-forward is a way of life for more and more people, and some are all the way to fully plant-based nutrition. So whether you're hosting a business lunch or meeting friends for dinner, knowing which chefs can really deliver on the promise of fresh, healthy and delicious plant-based meals is key. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has curated a list of 10 of the best vegetarian and vegan restaurants right now in locations all over New York City (NYC) for fine plant-based cuisine.
The 11 Best Restaurants for Easter 2022 in New York City (NYC)
Easter is fast approaching. And if you're spending Easter Sunday 2022 in New York City, where should you go to eat, what are the best restaurants open for brunch and dinner and family meals in NYC? We're thrilled that so many of the coronavirus restrictions in the city have been lifted - with any luck, it may start to feel like Easter did in the Before Times. Imagine that! Our local correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of 11 of the best restaurants serving Easter 2022 brunch or dinner in New York City (NYC).  If you're planning to make a reservation, though, you should hop to it.
Angelina Paris Amazing Luxury Treats are Now in New York!
Luxury alert! Looking for a taste of Paris, with authentic freshly made gourmet pastries, macaroons, hot chocolate, and more in the heart of New York City? Our correspondent Jillian Tangen took on the onerous task of making a visit to experience a taste of France in New York at the new Angelina Paris tearoom and café in Bryant Park, and here's her report, including the top menu items, prices and reservation policy. Bon appetit!
Where to Order Luxury Dinner To Go Valentine’s Day 2021
Where to order luxury dinner to go Valentine's Day 2021, either for takeout or delivery? Here's where you can order in a gourmet luxury dinner for two or more that won't take much prep time. So you can plan a lovely evening in on February 14, 2021 without a lot of fuss and bother. And with no face masks needed! If you're dining at home on Valentines Day 2021, here's a list of luxury fine dining restaurants where you can order takeout dinner to go, for pickup or delivery.
How to Find the Best Black-Owned Restaurants in America
Looking to support black-owned businesses in the world of luxury? If you love trying new restaurants, this one's for you. We've reported on black-owned wineries and craft beer breweries,  and now we're turning our attention to the world of fine dining. Wondering how to help and support black-owned fine dining restaurants and black chefs? Our ace correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the best black-owned fine dining restaurants in America.
The Most Beautiful Desserts in New York City Right Now
Sometimes the best part of an elegant restaurant meal is the grand finale: the dessert. And not just because of the taste (although of course, there's that). A brilliant pastry chef is an artist, and the best desserts are a treat for all of our senses. With that in mind, our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has curated a list of the best restaurants with the most beautiful and delicious restaurant desserts created by famous pastry chefs in New York City right now. Forks in the air!
The Best Restaurants on Martha’s Vineyard: 19 Raw
Heading to Martha's Vineyard soon? Yep, us too. One question we get all the time is about this pressing matter: what are the best restaurants and places to eat on Martha's Vineyard?  We'll share some of our favorites from time to time. Without question, 19 Raw Oyster Bar in Edgartown is a restaurant that should be on your list of where to eat on Martha's Vineyard the next time you're there.
The Best Restaurants on Martha’s Vineyard: Town
Heading to Martha's Vineyard soon? Yep, us too. One question we get all the time is about this pressing matter: what are the best restaurants on Martha's Vineyard?  We'll share some of our favorites from time to time. Without question, Town Bar & Grill in Edgartown is a restaurant that should be on your list of where to eat on Martha's Vineyard.
The Best Rooftop Bars and Terraces to Visit This Winter
If you're inclined to embrace the winter weather, instead of grousing about it or fleeing to warmer climes, you're not alone. The winter-chic rooftop bar or outdoor luxury terrace restaurant experience is hotter than ever right now. Our correspondent Jillian Tangen has curated a list of the best luxury rooftop bars and outdoor terraces in the world to visit this winter.  

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