By Laila Trobian
Residents of New York have long known their home is one of the most coveted locations in the country - access to Manhattan’s sights, sounds and tastes are just minutes away. Below you will find some suggestions for dining in the city.
Those in the mood for a taste of the ocean need look no further than Kellari Taverna! The fresh seafood offered at this upscale Greek eatery tastes like it was just pulled from the Mediterranean. The $32 pre and post theater menu is a steal - offering dishes like Lobster Ravioli and poached Arctic Char, served with “spanakorizo” braised spinach-rice and candied chickpeas. Don’t forget to save a little room for dessert... the iaourti me meli (sheep’s milk yogurt with thyme honey & toasted nuts) is divine. The Whole Fish is a must-have for those looking to order a la carte, as well. Kellari also offers $16 parking from 5:30-midnight at (Edison Garage, 50 West 44th St.).
19 West 44th Street
New York might be the best place to live, but even the biggest homebody needs to paint the town red every once in a while. With Frankie and Johnnie’s Steakhouse, Paul’s on Times Square or Kellari Taverna, you’re guaranteed to leave full, happy and with a wallet that isn’t too light, either. •