Restaurants

 
Table Talk: Pipa
By Verky Arcos | 10/30/2009 - 14:38

Pipa
38 E 19th St
New York, NY 10003
212–677-2233

Pipa, a Spanish tapas restaurant owned by ABC Carpet & Home and Chef Douglas Rodriguez is an absolutely gorgeous venue. Romantic, dimly–lit chandeliers, antique mirrors and a cozy wooden and brick wall dining room make you feel as though you've been transported back in time.


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Table Talk: Yerba Buena Perry
By Verky Arcos | 09/29/2009 - 16:18

Yerba Buena Perry
1 Perry Street
New York, NY 10014
(212) 620-0808

I’ve been highly anticipating the opening of the new Yerba Buena because I loved the first one and, honestly speaking, Perry Street is closer to my hood. Since it’s opening less than a month ago, the new YB has been flooded with foodies. After finally managing to snag a reservation, I can see why.


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Table Talk: Pio Pio
By Verky Arcos | 09/25/2009 - 11:00

Pio Pio
604 10th Ave.
NY, NY 10036
212–459–2929

As of right now, the only way to find this newest addition to the Pio Pio empire is to accidentally stumble upon it. It’s location is not even posted on the website yet! So, of course, when I came across it while walking down the street, I just had to make a detour to stop in.


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Table Talk: Agua Dulce
By Verky Arcos | 09/18/2009 - 16:00

Agua Dulce
802 Ninth Avenue
New York, NY 10019
(212) 262-1299


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Table Talk: Crudo
By Verky Arcos | 09/11/2009 - 15:16

Crudo by Don Pedro
235 W 35th St
New York, NY 10001-1901
(212) 695-9001


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Table Talk: Chilam Balam
By Verky Arcos | 09/01/2009 - 14:06

Chilam Balam
3023 N. Broadway St.
Chicago, IL 60657
773–296–690

With a name like Chilam Balam, which translates to “Book of the Jaguar” (a reference to the Mayan prophecy that the Earth’s current cycle will end in 2012) you know this brand new Mexican eatery in Chi town will be pushing the culinary envelope.


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Table Talk: Numero Uno Restaurant
By Verky Arcos | 08/25/2009 - 14:35

Numero Uno Restaurant
2499 S. Orange Ave.
Orlando, FL 32806
407– 841-3840


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Eva Longoria Parker to Expand Beso Restaurant Chain
By Anabell Romero | 08/18/2009 - 16:49

Eva Longoria Parker is expanding her entrepreneurial endeavors! Her culinary empire will soon extend to Las Vegas with the opening of a new Beso restaurant on the strip. Eva told people.com, "I'm so excited about opening Beso Vegas," adding, "Vegas has the most energy in the world. It's a foodie city, which is great for us because of our menu. Everything we offer is pretty unique. Nobody in Vegas has anything similar."


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Table Talk: Dasheene
By Verky Arcos | 08/14/2009 - 17:00

Ladera Resort
Dasheene
PO. Box 225, Soufriere,
St. Lucia West Indies


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Table Talk: Kafe Kalik
By Verky Arcos | 08/07/2009 - 14:56

Kafe Kalik
Prime Outlet International
4969 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
407-248-0889

Recently, I found myself in sunny Florida and I was super excited to check out the great designer outlet center, Prime Outlet International. But no matter how much of a shopaholic I am, after walking for hours with the sun beaming on my face, I began to feel worn out, hungry, and exhausted. I was not looking forward to the nasty food court offerings available at most outlets, so imagine my surprise when I came across Kafe Kalik!


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