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The Wagner in Battery Park is Ambiance, Style and More

The Wagner
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The Wagner in Battery Park might be a tad left of center when it comes to the geographical map that is Manhattan, however its a place that is worth the check in and more due to a variety of amenities that this unbelievably gorgeous place provides once you enter its property.

Manhattan Digest Exclusive With The ‘Psychedelic’ Chris Ruben Band

Chris Ruben Band
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I sort of giggled when I first heard that Long Island’s very own The Chris Ruben Band partially referred to themselves as “psychedelic”. That’s because it’s a word barely if ever used in the music industry anymore, so their sound immediately caught my eye for all the right reasons.

Chef and TV Personality Judy Joo Talks Manhattan Eats, Career Moments and More

Judy Joo
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Chef and television personality Judy Joo has made quite the name for herself in both industries for several years. She shined as one of the four primary judges on Iron Chef UK overseas while appearing on the domestic version as well as hosting her own show on The Cooking Channel called Korean Food Made Simple. But wait… there’s so much more.

Adoro Lei Defines What an Italian Restaurant Should Be

Adoro Lei
Credit to: Michael Dibugnara/Adoro Lei

Something that has broken my heart in pieces over the course of many years of food writing is seeing excellent restaurants open and close within a matter of months here in Manhattan. Few can stand the test of time, one of them being Adoro Lei in the South Village. Here’s why they have excelled in one of the toughest places to do so in the world.

Maven Makes Driving Easier, Fun and a Darn Good Time

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Maven is necessary for anyone who wants to get away from where they are for a little or long while. The company excels in providing a suite of gorgeous cars available at your disposal as opposed to going through the dreaded process of owning one, where you are left feeling refreshed and happy after finishing up your experience with them.

PortuGrill Spices Up The Bland Fast Casual Environment in Manhattan

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PortuGrill is a brand new restaurant location in the Upper East Side that will hopefully be the name of everyone’s lips in 2019. The piri piri chicken concept takes what could be considered a bland lunch option and elevates it with flavors and taste that is worth the 1st, 2nd and 3rd try.

Here’s Why You Should Check Into Row NYC This Year

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There are a zillion hotels one can stay at for a variety of reasons in Manhattan. Some prefer luxury, some amenities, some proximity to locations they want to visit. Row NYC, located in the heart of the theater district, has all of that and then some and can easily be on your list of great places to stay this year.

Big Mozz Deliciously Opens Inside Chelsea Market

Big Mozz
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Chelsea Market has easily become one of the trendiest places to be in, primarily because of the variety of culinary delights that exist within its massive property. Big Mozz, which specializes in deliciously cheesy creations, just opened there last week and they are providing several reasons why you should visit this year.

Keeping it Cozy: 3 Winter Festivals Not to Miss in 2019

Winter Festivals
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New York City is a great place to be any time of year, but there is that something extra special about it that happens during the winter time. The city lights up with so many amazing things to do, see, eat and more that it’s hard to not have a great time while living or visiting here. Winter festivals happen to be a big aspect to what makes this area so great, as there are plenty coming up that are worth the visit and then some.

The Wilson in NoMad is a New Take on American Cuisine

Tom Schaefer
Credit: Tom Schaefer

Simple, straightforward and delicious are just three terms I can describe when it came to my experience at The Wilson in NoMad. Their take on American cuisine blended right in with the overall ambiance and experience I had when I stopped by there right after the Christmas holiday.