2023 Michelin Star selections in NYC

Three Stars

– Eleven Madison Park 

– Masa

– Le Bernadine 

– Per Se

Two Stars

–  Al Coro 

– Aquavit

– Aska 

– Atera 

– Atomix 

– Blue Hill at Stone Barns

– Daniel 

– Gabriel Kreuther 

– Jean-Georges 

– Jungsik

– The Modern 

– Odo (new)

– Saga 

– Sushi Noz (new)

One Stars

– 63 Clinton  

– Bōm (new)

– Casa Mono

– Caviar Russe

– Clover Hill 

– Cote 

– Crown Shy

– Dirt Candy 

– Essential by Christopher (new)

– Estela 

– Family Meal at Blue Hill 

– The Four Horsemen 

– Francie

– Frevo 

– Gramercy Tavern 

– Hirohisa

– Icca 

– Jeju Noodle Bar 

– Jōji (new) 

– Joomak Banjum

– Jua 

– Kochi

– L’Abeille 

– Le Coucou

– Le Jardinier 

– Le Pavillion 

– Mari 

– Meju (new) 

– The Musket Room 

– Noda 

– Noz 17 

– Oiji Mi

– One White Street 

– Oxalis 

– Oxomoco

– Red Paper Clip 

– Restaurant Yuu (new)

– Rezdôra 

– Semi 

– Shion 69 Leonard Street 

– Shmoné (new)

– Sushi Amane 

– Sushi Ichimura (new)

– Sushi Nakazawa 

– Sushi Yasuda

– Tempura Matsui

– Torien 

– Torrisi (new) 

– Tsukimi

– Tuome 

– Vestry 

– Yoshino

 Best, Must Try Restaurants This Year  

– Bad Roman, Columbus Circle  

– Saishin, Meatpacking District 

– Mischa, Midtown East 

– Carlotto, Gramercy 

– Le B., West Village 

– Alligator Pear, Chelsea

– Bangkok Supper Club, West Village 

– The Press Club Grill, Midtown 

– Ueki Sushi, West Village 

– Nasrin’s Kitchen, Midtown

– Metropolis by Marcus Samuelson, FiDi

– I Sodi, West Village 

– Trust Bae, NoMad 

– Pueriority Burger, East Village


Best Rooftop Omakase Venue: Saishin

Saishin is a rooftop omakase venue in New York City that offers a unique dining experience. The menu is custom-curated and features traditional Japanese cuisine with a focus on mindful sourcing, seasonality, and quality. Guests can enjoy their meals indoors or outdoors, with stunning views of the Manhattan skyline. 

Saishin is led by a Michelin-star-trained sushi chef, formally trained from Masa who guides each guest through an interactive and personalized experience. Saishin is the jewel box on the rooftop of the Gansevoort Hotel with views of the Hudson River. Guests can choose from a variety of omakase options, or they can work with the chef to create a custom menu. 

Saishin is the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion or to simply enjoy a delicious and unique meal. With its stunning views and personalized service, Saishin is sure to impress. 


Mad Men Inspired Steakhouse

Craving Mad Men glamour? The Press Club Grill serves classic NYC fare (think juicy steaks & elegant beef Wellington) in a spacious, era-inspired setting. Skip the Herald Square crowds & step into a refined oasis for your next special occasion. Menu caters to carnivores & non-carnivores alike, & be warned: the appetizers & wine list are tempting! Worth a visit, just go easy on the salt shaker. 

NYC’s Newest “It Spot”

Nestled in the heart of NoMad, The Portrait Bar is quickly becoming the city’s hottest spot. Helmed by industry veteran Darryl Chan, the cocktail menu is a globetrotting adventure, with drinks like the “Cebu Island” capturing a beach day in a glass and the “Torino” channeling Italian aperitivo culture.

New Bar in the LES 

Step through an unmarked door on the Lower East Side and discover Tigre, one of New York’s hottest new bars. Brought to you by the award-winning team behind Maison Premiere, Tigre takes a sophisticated yet playful approach to the Gatsby era, avoiding all clichés. Their cocktail menu is a showstopper, featuring a dedicated section to martinis alongside inventive creations like the pasilla chile-infused Agave and the customizable martinis by ratio

Analog Vibes & Compost Cocktails: Mr. Melo Opens in Williamsburg

Music lovers, rejoice! Williamsburg’s got a new haunt for spinning records and sipping tasty concoctions.Mr. Melo’s extensive vinyl collection caters to every ear, while their “Compost Cocktails” – made with repurposed kitchen scraps – tantalize taste buds with an eco-conscious twist.This vibey, analog dance bar ditches the pretentiousness and welcomes all with affordable drinks, Greek bites, and a relaxed atmosphere. 


Escape the City for a Luxe Ski Getaway in Vermont’s Mountains

Dreaming of a cozy cabin escape for your next ski weekend? Look no further than the Kresge Kabin, a luxurious log home nestled in the heart of Vermont’s Green Mountains. Just minutes from Stratton Mountain and near Bromley, Mt. Snow, and Magic Mountain, this spacious retreat offers the perfect blend of slope-side action and rustic charm.Our concierge services can handle it all: from stocking the fridge and bar to arranging lift tickets, tubing adventures, and private chef experiences. Let us plan your perfect winter getaway – all you need to do is pack your snow gear and appetite for adventure.Ready to escape the city and immerse yourself in Vermont’s winter wonderland? Enquire today to book your unforgettable stay at the Kresge Kabin!


Gifts that keep on giving throughout the year       
Gift certificates available:
– Jewelry (Custom optional) – See below for more information 
– Health & wellness (Personal training sessions) 
– Spa & salon services (Spa or in-home) 
– Massage therapy 
– Broadway shows 
– Sporting events & concerts 
– Tours & site-seeing 
– Yacht charters Reservation packages  
– Dog walking services  
– Cleaning services 
– Mix & match OR Customize  

 Jewelry (Custom optional)

Gems & Jewelry 
With their exemplary knowledge and decades of experience in the gemological world, Tight Carbon’s team of graduate gemologists, jewelry designers, and master jewelers can craft exquisite new pieces for your collection. They will work with you to find the right stones, settings, and style to suit your needs and style. Whether you’re after an elegant, understated bracelet, a one-of-a-kind engagement ring, or a show stopping pendant that will catch the eye of everyone in the room, David and his team will create the perfect piece for any occasion to suit your taste & budget, and you can rest easy knowing that not only will your piece be stunning, but it will be of the highest quality – sturdy, durable, and stand the test of time.

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Best Brunch Spots

– Jazz brunch at One If By Land Two If By Sea, Greenwich Village 

– Jacob’s Pickles, UWS

– Jack’s Wife Frieda, Multiple Locations 

– Clinton St. akin Co., LES

– Bandits, West Village 

– Miss Lily’s 7A, East Village 

– LORE, Park Slope 

– Good Thanks Café, Multiple Locations 

– Cafe Mogador, Williamsburg 

– Yellow Rose, East Village 

– Juliette, Williamsburg 

– Chocolat, Harlem

– Pardon My French, East Village

– Russ & Daughters, Multiple Locations 

– 2 Chix, Brooklyn

– Sugar Freak, Astoria 

– Maman, Multiple Locations 

– Monarch, Williamsburg 

– Zaca Cafe, Bed-Stuy

– Blvd Bistro, Harlem 

– The KOVA, Staten Island 

– Premier Holiday brunch Cruise, Manhattan