Jean-Georges Vongerichten isn’t a name that rolls off the tongue of your average Londoner, yet the opening of Spice Market in the new W hotel on Leicester Square marks a return for this New York-based culinary master.
New York has fine and inexpensive restaurants. It also has plenty that serve large portions of carbohydrate-laden stodge. Here are 50 good places that I tried during an extended visit from London. Most offer value as well as decent food.
Three younger women joined me for dinner at The Mark . The first showed up in Ludivine . The second showed up in Diane Von Furstenberg . The third showed up in someone else’s Aston Martin. She usually takes the subway.