Monthly Archives: December 2015

My Favorites of 2015

As the year comes to an end it’s a good opportunity to revisit my favorites of 2015. Favorite Indian Food: Mashallah & Hadi Favorite Pickles: Stolovaya Favorite Restaurant Run By A Vegan Cult: Loving Hut Favorite Noodle Soup: Thenthuk At … Continue reading

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Marisa Tomei At Lioni Italian Heroes

For men of a certain age, Marisa Tomei (circa My Cousin Vinnie) was the object of many a fantasy. I may or may not be of that specific age… but I can tell you that it made ordering at Lioni … Continue reading

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Vegan Polish Buffet At Jungle Cafe

A few months ago I was in Greenpoint to check out the Kimchee Market. After leaving the store I walked up Manhattan Avenue looking for a place to eat lunch. I noticed Jungle Cafe — there are brightly colored signs … Continue reading

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Toad Style Brings Vegan Sandwiches To Bed-Stuy

Toad Style isn’t your typical vegan restaurant. This tiny Bed-Stuy sandwich shop is putting out vegan versions of hearty dishes like banh mi and cheeseburgers. I’ve been curious about jackfruit as a meat alternative ever since I heard about it … Continue reading

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