Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

We tried Dinosaur Bar-B-Que years ago at a Bourbon & BBQ event in Chelsea.  We loved it and have wanted to go ever since.  But we just never motivated up to Harlem, although it is a quick 1 Train ride away. Our bad!  We recently rented a ZipCar and spent a few hours at The Cloisters, which motivated us to make a reservation to have lunch on the way home. We went at 12:30 on … Continue reading

Fatty Cue

Smoky Southeast Asian http://www.fattycue.com/home 50 Carmine St. – West Village As always, we had every intention of hitting this spot since it opened. We picked the perfect evening to stop in.  It is neither Southern nor Mexican, so it was relatively quiet on ‘Cinco de Derby’.  We’d spent 3 hours at LowCountry eating fried chicken and drinking bourbon drinks in honor of the Kentucky Derby, so we were primed for our Cinco de Mayo celebration. … Continue reading

Lowcountry – CLOSED (now Louro)

Low Country

Southern, Comfort Food http://lowcountrynewyork.com/index.html 142 W. 10th St. – West Village We discovered a little spot called Bar Blanc a couple of years ago.  Most often we stopped in there for a drink and nosh while in the West Village. We did eat dinner there once as well.  It was never too busy, but we liked it quite a bit.  Maybe that’s why! They turned over to a new concept called Low Country.  It is … Continue reading

Wildwood BBQ

Wildwood BBQ

Wildwood BBQ has your standard barbeque joint fare…skillet cornbread, wings, sandwiches, burgers, chicken, ribs, brisket, pulled pork, potato salad, cole slaw, french fries, mac & cheese, grits, collard greens and BEER. We’ve stopped in for drinks a couple of times and been completely underwhelmed. The service at the bar could be better. That’s why we were pleasantly surprised when we made a reservation with family & friend from out of town to find that it was … Continue reading