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Meat
Steakhouse/Fancy

Abigael's - Kof K
Address: 1407 Broadway #4, New York, NY 10018
Phone:(212) 575-1407
Not to be missed:
  • Smoked Brisket Eggroll (Texas style, with barbecue vinaigrette and a chipotle potato salad) - AJK   
    (Mine was served frozen with a side of bad attitude-Dan)
  • Popcorn Chicken (fried golden, tossed with herbs, lemon and cayenne drizzle) - AJK

Barnea Bistro
Review: mochjas

La Brochette - OU
Address: 340 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10016
Phone:(212) 972-2200
Not to be missed:
  • Short rib spring rolls
  • peking duck confit
Reviews: here and here

Le Marais - OU
Address: 150 W 46th St, New York, NY 10036
Phone:(212) 869-0900
Not to be missed:
  • Chili Marocaine (Spicy lamb chili, avocado relish) - AJK, itsyehuda
  • Pepper steak - AJK+ Dan (With 2 people get and split the fries and mashed potatoes as free sides which are both great as well)
  • Warm chocolate cake - Dan
  • Prime Rib for One -itsyehuda
  • Grilled Chicken Salad -youG
  • Beef Jerky -youG
  • La Surprise -moish
  • Peanut butter dome-shnoz

Mike's Bistro - OU
Address: 127 E 54th St, New York, NY 10022
Phone:(212) 799-3911
Not to be missed:
  • Homemade Gnocchi (duck & chicken confit, roasted portobello mushrooms, fresh thyme, duck jus, white truffle oil, chives) - AJK and Dan
  • Dumplings - Dan
  • Short Ribs - Dan, AJK, Dr Moose
  • Fries - Dan
  • Frozen passion fruit daiquiri - Dan
  • Sweet Yam Fritters- Joe4007, mochada
  • crispy veal sweetbreads- ushdadude

Reserve Cut = OU
Address: 40 Broad St, New York, NY 10004
Phone:(212) 747-0300
Not to be missed:
  • Smoked Short Rib Tacos - Joe4007, Sport, judahk88, AJK, and bubble347, @Yehuda, Redbull3
  • Stuffed Jalapeno with lamb and couscous - Mocha
  • Porcini Mushroom soup-Dan (and Shiframeir 1st...)
  • BIGEYE TUNA TARTAR -- Perfect raw tuna round tower mixed with mango and ginger plus guac on top. - Shiframeir
  • Ambiance
  • Lunch: Grilled Chicken Avocado Sandwich - @Yehuda
Review: @Yehuda

Wall St Grill
Not to be missed:
  • Tuna Ribbons
  • Corned Beef Flatbread
  • Thai Beef
  • Rib Chop Steak
  • Brownies & fruit jewels Desserts
  • Ambiance - Upper Floor in the Day light


Talias - Rabbi Avrohom Marmorstein
Address: 668 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025
Phone:(212) 580-3770
Reviews: here

Wolf And Lamb - OK
Address: 10 E 48th St, New York, NY 10017
Phone:(212) 317-1950
Not to be missed:
  • Wolf and Lamb burger (Freshly Ground Ribeye, Arugula, Crispy Fried Shallots, Wild Mushroom)- AJK
  • Philly steak sandwich - AJK

UN Plaza Grill
Noi Due Carne



Burgers/Standard places

Amsterdam Burger Co. - OU CLOSED
Address: 654 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10025
Phone:(212) 362-0700
Not to be missed:
  • Mushroom & caramalized onion Burger - Dan, mochada
  • Breakfast Burger (with fried egg, bacon, potato w/ abc sauce) - AJK (top 3 burgers I've ever eaten),  Chaim'l
  • Yam Fritters (with hot sauce) - AJK (incredible)
  • Buffalo Wings (with ranch sauce) - Ayman, Dan, mochada, "these things are incredible" - @Yehuda's wife
  • Orange Jalapeno Lemonade - AJK, mochada
  • French Fries - @Yehuda, mochada
  • BBQ Pulled Beef Sandwich - Dan, @Yehuda
Pics from @Yehuda's dinner can be found here.

Deli Kasbah

Mr Broadway - OU
Address: 1372 Broadway, New York, NY 10018
Phone:(212) 921-2152
Not to be missed:
Hatzolah Roll - stbaum


Dairy

Abaita - OK

My Most Favorite Food

Noi Due - OK
Address: 143 W 69th St, New York, NY 10023
Phone:(212) 712-2222
Not to be missed:
  • Coffee Drinks - Dan
  • Mac & Cheese Balls!!! - Dan
  • Eggplant Parm - Dan
  • Gnocchi - Dan
  • Ravioli- Dan
  • Capri Panini- Dan


A"H
Prime Grill, Prime at the Bentley, Prime Butcher Baker, Service Station, Pizza da Solo, Cafe K, Va Bene.[/list]
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Author Topic: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants  (Read 444765 times)

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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2250 on: June 22, 2015, 07:40:40 PM »
Try the porcini soup and get back to me.
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2251 on: June 22, 2015, 07:43:57 PM »
Doesn't matter. Dollar for dollar, this soup wins. I'm not mekabel otherwise.
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2252 on: June 22, 2015, 07:46:39 PM »
That's like saying dollar for dollar the burger at Jeffs can't be beat.  It might be half the price of a Milt's Burger, but the statement is false because it's more than twice as good.
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2253 on: June 22, 2015, 07:49:25 PM »
And what im saying is that the corn soup at Mike's ain't 3x better than the chicken gumbo at Mendy's.

And now that we're talking about it, I tasted some of your porcini soup when we had lunch there.

I stand by my assessment.
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2254 on: June 22, 2015, 08:26:39 PM »
Are those the only 2 options ?
Ib would take Mike's over La Brochette, although I've never been to La Brochette, the impression I get is that it's a good solid place but not on the caliber of Mikes.
Not on the caliber but will get a lot more for your money

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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2255 on: June 22, 2015, 08:29:25 PM »
Try the porcini soup and get back to me.
Have you had chicken gumbo?
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2256 on: June 22, 2015, 10:15:06 PM »
what's the name of that place rooftop overlooking one of the bridges?
Prime on the Bentley
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2257 on: June 22, 2015, 11:07:19 PM »
Prime on the Bentley
thanks, so what would you choose Prime at the Bentley or Mikes Bistro ? pros? cons?

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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2258 on: June 22, 2015, 11:53:13 PM »
thanks, so what would you choose Prime at the Bentley or Mikes Bistro ? pros? cons?
Never been to Mike's, yet the DDF community seems to swear by it. My impression of Prime at the Bentley is of amazing ambiance yet just ok food.
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2259 on: June 23, 2015, 07:15:16 AM »
thanks, so what would you choose Prime at the Bentley or Mikes Bistro ? pros? cons?

For ambiance, go to prime on the Bentley. Nice views, tables are spaced out nicely. Mikes new place is a bit squishy and a bit too noisy.

For food, everyone has different opinions on food. Therefore, I'm not sure why you're comparing two restaurants, if any, at all.
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2260 on: June 23, 2015, 09:36:10 AM »
Doesn't matter. Dollar for dollar, this soup wins. I'm not mekabel otherwise.

Im glad to see its not just my imagination. I believe the chicken gumbo is possibly the best soup I ever had.
Whenever we order from Mendy's even the non-jews jump in on the order just to get the soup.

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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2261 on: June 23, 2015, 09:38:31 AM »
Anything else worth ordering from there?
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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2262 on: June 23, 2015, 09:42:18 AM »
Anything else worth ordering from there?
Yeah, a second portion of soup :-)

Honestly I dont know of anything else spectacular, I usually  just order a build your own salad which I find to be a good value as the portions are huge. Their deli and burgers are pretty solid but nothing crazy

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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2263 on: June 23, 2015, 09:45:00 AM »
Yeah, a second portion of soup :-)

Honestly I dont know of anything else spectacular, I usually  just order a build your own salad which I find to be a good value as the portions are huge. Their deli and burgers are pretty solid but nothing crazy
Which place is this discussion about ? Bentley ?

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Re: Manhattan Kosher Restaurants
« Reply #2264 on: June 23, 2015, 09:47:32 AM »
Which place is this discussion about ? Bentley ?
Mendy's