Category Archives: Extraordinary

World 50 Best Restaurants 2017

Congratulation to EMP, becoming the World’s Best Restaurant in 2017. We have 4 New York area restaurants making the Top 50 this year. Le Bernardin raised up to #17; Blue Hill at Stone Barns received the Highest Climber Award; and Cosme, making it’s first appearance at #40. Aside from the Top 50 list, Dominique Ansel, […]

Gabriel Kreuther

I always feel very fortunate to be living in/ close to NYC, one of the best gourmet cities in the world. There are so many talented chefs here; new restaurants popping up every day, offering a wide range of varieties and options. However, the price may be steep. An average cost at the city’s most […]

Elizabeth Street Cafe (Austin)

Perhaps because of the weather, Texas has a huge Vietnamese population, Houston especially, way more than New York, even comparable to Los Angeles. During my previous visit to Houston, I had some very authentic Vietnamese dishes. Some of which the Vietnamese restaurants in New York don’t offer. Like Uchi, Elizabeth Street Cafe is highly praised […]

Michelin 2017 New York Stars

Chef’s Table at Brooklyn Fare Eleven Madison Park Jean Georges Le Bernardin Masa Per Se Aquavit Aska Atera Blanca Daniel Jungsik Ko Marea The Modern Soto Agern Ai Fiori Aldea Andanada Aureole Babbo Batard Betony Blue Hill The Breslin Cafe Boulud Café China Cagen Carbone Casa Enrique Casa Mono Caviar Russe Contra Delaware and Hudson […]