We at Manhattan Digest are obsessed with the Real Housewives of NYC, currently airing on Bravo on Wednesday nights. Whether you are a fan of the original housewives like Bethenny, Ramona or LuAnn, enjoy the craziness of Sonja, or the peaceful yet funny life of Carole, chances are you have spent a couple of hours really enjoying what these women have to offer. We have found a bunch of different amazing places in and out of NYC to make you feel like you are truly one of them!
Check out the places for dining, dancing, live entertainment, a girls night out and more. Chances are that you will have a blast and leave feeling like you need to prepare your opening line for the next episode!
Where to dine and dance
SUSHI ROXX, located within The Tuscany Hotel in Midtown East, provides a completely new after-dark take on dinner theater. Diners are invited to experience a nightly spectacle where waiters and waitresses take orders before morphing into the night¹s stars, singing and dancing. DWTS alumni Karina Smirnoff was brought on board to choreograph the 4th show “ROXX: RELOADED” which debuted in July. http://www.sushiroxxnyc.com.
Real Housewife Moment- In Season 8 episode 7 Luanne de Lesseps, Sonja Morgan Ramona Singer filmed a dinner scene at SUSHI ROXX. Last week, John Mahdessian celebrated his birthday with longtime love Dorinda Medley at SUSHI ROXX. The pair noshed on favorites like Wild Ginger Edamame and Tuna Flatbread Pizza.
Where to go for live entertainment
Howl at the Moon’s newest location is in the heart of Times Square at 240 W. 52nd Street. Their motto is part bar, part concert, all fun. The musicians are second-to-none, playing five instruments each to anything your heart desires and the vocalists are Broadway level amazing. You can get a night of entertainment along with some killer cocktails and delicious nosh to go with it all in the heart of the theater district without plunking down tickets for orchestra seats. This Manhattan outpost is Howl at the Moon’s 18th location and the company just celebrated 25 years in the business in 2015. http://www.howlatthemoon.com/.
Real Housewife Moment- Ramona Singer made Howl at the Moon her date night spot back in March bringing a male companion there for the evening to listen to the by request show Howl’s house band puts on every Tuesday – Saturday night. The two even made a point to request a song, Roxette’s “Listen to Your Heart”.
Where to go for a late night Girls-Night-Out
Beautique is a modern American restaurant located in midtown New York City is just steps from the iconic Plaza Hotel, Central Park, Trump Tower and next door to the Paris Theater. The modern American menu showcases market-fresh ingredients and classic technique. ON a daily basis, Beautique is frequented by celebrities in entertainment, music and tastemakers from around the world. The sprawling space features a sleek and romantic decor that channels the spirit of Coco Chanel. If New York City nightlife is what you’re after, after the kitchen closes, The Lounge at Beautique becomes one of the hottest nightclubs in New York City. With internationally renowned music entertainment and DJ’s, a great time and experience is assured. http://www.beautiquedining.com/#beautique-restaurant.
Real Housewife Moment- Beautique- Sonja Morgan and Dr. Christopher Calapai celebrated their Social Life Magazine Labor Day issue cover on Wednesday, September 16th.
Where to go for an over-the-top brunch party
Bagatelle is a contemporary French Mediterranean restaurant founded in 2008 by hospitality entrepreneurs Aymeric Clemente and Remi Laba. With locations in New York, Miami Beach, St. Tropez, St. Barth, Dubai, Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, the brand takes an authentic French dining experience worldwide. The brand¹s motto, ³joie de vivre,² influences their ingredient-driven and high-energy ambiance, showing guests that ³joie de vivre² is not just a saying‹it is a lifestyle. For more information on the Bagatelle experience, please visit www.bistrotbagatelle.com.
Real Housewife Moment- Countess Luann De Lesseps attends the Celebrity Page Launch & Upfront Party at Bagatelle in May 2016. She was quoted saying she is a huge fan of Bagatelle on Mondays.
Where to go in the Hamptons
75 Main Restaurant and Lounge owned by restaurateur Zach Erdem is the Southampton celebrity hotspot to see and be seen. The innovative team behind the wildly successful restaurant offers modern Italian cuisine and an electric lounge scene luring crowds with DJs & cocktails. http://www.75main.com.
Real Housewife Moment- Back in 2011 Sonja Morgan, Ramona Singer and Kelly Bensimon filmed a scene at 75 Main.