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A bright yellow exterior welcomes you into this cozy Mexican restaurant. The atmosphere is festive and the margaritas plentiful, with small tables tucked against the walls as well as a bar area, the place can get quite crowded and on the noisier side towards evening. The menu focuses on Mexican classics like the chicken alambre, grilled shrimp fajitas, guacamole with chips and classic quesadillas. The margaritas come in three sizes, bebe, papa and mama, go for the mama margarita if you're feeling especially intrepid. For reservations, give them a call.
Food lovers take stock of this casual French Midtown charmer, which offers a warm and comfortable setting and seasonal outdoor dining. Exceptional soups like mushroom, lamb with barley, and cream of vegetable attract soup lovers from all over. For those in the mood for other dishes, the restaurant also serves quiche, omelets, fondues and salads. So when you are tired from shopping on Fifth Avenue or visiting the nearby Museum of Modern Art, settle down for lunch or dinner.
Empanada Mama's red and green storefront bursts out from the dingy grays of 9th Avenue, beckoning visitors in for its huge assortment of handmade empanadas. Founder Socrates Nanas has created forty different varieties of this international favorite, stuffing shredded pork, beef or vegetables into wheat or corn husks before a light fry renders them golden and delicious. Clever variations on this staple item include the Polish (sauerkraut and kielbasa) and the Cheeseburger (ground beef and shredded cheese). If the signature dish isn't your thing, Empanada Mama offers an assortment of arepas, a South American corn patty stuffed with pork, beef, chicken or vegetables as well as a number of soups, salads and dessert items. Open all day, every day, Empanada Mama is the perfect stop for a quick bite on the go.
In a setting that features exposed brick walls, ceiling to floor windows that over look busy Ninth Avenue and tiled tables, the cleverly named restaurant, Hell's Kitchen serves innovative and delicious Mexican cuisine that has earned it many loyal fans. Outstanding items on the menu include appetizers like Duck Confit Empanadas, Lobster Fritters and flavorful entrées like Seven Chile Pork Chop Mixiote and Ancho Crusted Tuna & Yucca Cake, and desserts like Tres Leches. The drinks menu at this trendy Mexican spot also features a variety of cocktails like the Key Lime and Passion Fruit Martinis, and a range of fine tequilas. A must-visit on your next trip to the city.
Head to the Nusr-Et Steakhouse New York while in the city if you want to taste some of the most delicious steaks in the city. The restaurant is famous for its choicest dishes and has been well-established worldwide. The ingredients used in the restaurant are carefully selected. Satisfy your stomach cravings with dishes like smoked beef, grilled shrimp, avocado salad, marinated slice beef, beef chop with mustard sauce, New York Steak, lamb fillet and many more offerings have been listed. Order for a dessert dish such as Orange Truffle, Baklava or Sobiyet to seal your meal. Patrons praise the restaurant for dish presentation and service.
With a chain of outlets across North and South America, Fogo de Chao opened its first restaurant in 'The Big Apple' in winter 2013. Typical of the chain characteristic, this restaurant serves the most amazing quality of steaks and wines. Located in Midtown, this branch of Fogo de Chao boasts an extensive menu that will please even the most discerning palates. Every cut of meat is fresh, while the seasoning and cooking technique is perfect enough to give it an enchanting taste. Book a table for some special occasion; and enjoy the perfect combination of impeccable service, delicious food and heart-warming ambiance.