Angelo’s

146 Mulberry Street
New York City, NY 10013
http://www.angelomulberry.com/

If you want Italian in NYC, there is no other place to go then to Little Italy, and when there; Angelo’s is a personal favorite. Angelo’s is normally crowded every night of the week until they close and can draw large

Lounge 47

47-10 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11101

I was taken to Lounge 47 and told it was rated best burger in NYC, and could possibly compete with the neighboring Creek and the Cave’s Veracruz burger. I sat down and ordered Lounge 47′s special Allen’s Hard Lemonade. It is their own

Mamouns

119 MacDougal St
New York, NY 10012
http://www.mamounsfalafel.com/

There is no other way to put it; Mamoun’s is a staple in New York City. A hot spot for NYU Students seeking a cheap eat, and those wanting a late night snack, Mamoun’s attracts vistors at all hours of the day. I

East LA

508 Washington St
Hoboken, NJ
Phone: (201) 798-0052

Being more of an outerb kind of guy I have never went to the other side of Manhattan into Hoboken, but now the time has come. On a side note I have to say I did like the area, clean and seems like

Grand Luxe Cafe

630 Old Country Road
Garden City, NY 11530
http://www.grandluxcafe.com/

From the owners of The Cheesecake Factory comes Grand Luxe Cafe initially started in Vegas now brought to Long Island. Perhaps at first view this place feels like it is out of place located in the Roosevelt Field Mall, but if you

Mint

150 E 50th St
New York, NY 10022
Between 3rd and Lex

I really wanted to like this place. When I walked in I was surprised to see the decor was not that of a typical Indian restaurant. With that said I had high hopes for the place. We seated in a

Fred Fleming’s BBQ

4351 4th St. N.
St. Petersburg, FL
http://www.fredflemingsbbq.com/

There is nothing like southern BBQ so while in Florida I had to visit one of the many BBQ spots, which is how we came across Fred Fleming’s. We stepped in on a hot Saturday afternoon and there was absolutely no one there,

Dan Marino’s

121 Second Street North,
St Petersburg FL 33133
http://www.danmarinosrestaurant.com/

I am not sure if you would consider Dan Marino’s a theme restaurant or not. There were screens showing SportsCenter and some Marino Memorabilia around, but it did not give the overwhelming theme feeling like other places. I went on a late