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A Food Story does New York

A Food Story does New York

August 9, 2014

We didn’t go to New York with the intention of blogging (other than the Michelin starred restaurants that is). But when we thought about how much research we had done before we left and how many awesome places we discovered (most through recommendations) we decided we should write about them. And so… a year after […]

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Shake Shack vs Huxtaburger

Shake Shack vs Huxtaburger

September 13, 2013

Let me preface this post by outlining I do not like condiments. I hate vinegar. I hate mustard. I hate mayo. All burgers I eat are ordered sans condiments and that’s the way I like it. What I am trying to say is, yes I am different to the majority (don’t judge!) but as all […]

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Minetta Tavern vs Rockpool Bar & Grill

Minetta Tavern vs Rockpool Bar & Grill

August 28, 2013

One requirement for our New York trip was good local knowledge on the food scene. We didn’t specifically want or need to know every little nook and cranny of the city, but a nice running sheet would be nice to have. When it comes to burgers there is once place everyone said was a must […]

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wd~50

wd~50, New York, USA

August 20, 2013

Our New York plans were coming along nicely. The bride and groom seemed rather relaxed and had everything under control, we had a HUGE bucket list of restaurants, bars and sites to visit and we had reservations at Le Bernardin and Eleven Madison Park. But that wasn’t quite enough. Dylan and I realised that although […]

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Eleven Madison Park

Eleven Madison Park, New York, USA

August 15, 2013

Normally a story needs to be told from the beginning but on very rare occasions the ending of a good story must come first. And the story of our afternoon at Eleven Madison Park is one of these exceptions. This was the best dining experience of our lives. Ever. No really, ever! Saying it is […]

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momofuku ssäm bar

momofuku ssäm bar, New York, USA

August 14, 2013

One of the meals we didn’t book for our NY trip was dinner at momofuku ssäm bar. Organised by the man responsible for our NY trip, the groom-to-be and one of my best friends who I have known since the age of four. Naturally the bo ssäm was ordered upon booking meaning when we arrived […]

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Le Bernardin

Le Bernardin, New York, USA

August 13, 2013

Deciding which restaurants – and in particular which Michelin starred restaurants – to go to in New York was one of the hardest things I had to do (#firstworldproblems). We decided we *had* to dine at Per Se or Eleven Madison Park (yes, sadly we had to choose between the two) but selecting other restaurants […]

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