Topaz Thai

127 W 56TH
New York, NY 10019
(212) 957-8020

Topaz Thai is located couple blocks from my office, which is how it was discovered as a lunch spot. Be warned Topaz is a small place, and get extremely crowded during lunch. Perhaps this is due to their excellent food at a

Tao

42 East 58th St
New York, NY 10022
http://www.taorestaurant.com/

Tao is a staple in NYC! It is one of those places everyone dines and just constantly talks about, to the point I feel like I have no choice but to give it 2 Thumbs Up regardless of what I think.

Yips

1290 Avenue of the America,
New York, NY 10104

For you Midtown worker, Yips is a treat! Talking to my friends who work in corporate America, we all share to same one similar experience. During lunch we go out grab food (just so we can get out a little) only to return to

Chola

232 East 58th St.
New York, NY 10022
http://www.pappadums.com/cholany/

Buffets and Indian food seem to go hand in hand, so what does it take to stand out from the many Indian buffets available not only in NYC, but in the rest of the country? Chola seems to have found the trick.

Roy’s New York

130 Washington St.
New York, NY 10006
http://www.roysrestaurant.com/

Roy’s Restaurant might be a little difficult to find at first. The address is 130 Washington and there is a door on Washington St, but it is located inside the Marriott Financial Center. I found it easier just telling the cab to take

Jiaya

46 W Old Country Rd
Hicksville, NY 11801
http://www.jaiyathai.com

I have been dining at Jaiya for many years. Originally Jaiya was located in Elmhurst, Queens, but recently they moved their Elmhurst location to Hicksville, Long Island. I also know there is one located on 3rd Ave between 28th and 29th Street

Klay Oven

414 N Orleans St
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 527-3999

Well for once I took a break from work and went out for a nice sit down lunch, while in Chicago. This time I ended up at Klay Oven, in our hunt for Indian food. As most Indian restaurants Klay Oven has a

Heaven on Seven

600 N. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60601
http://www.heavenonseven.com/rush.html

First things first when you walk into Heaven on Seven you will notice a plethora of hot sauces along the walls, just a great setup for an exciting dinner. We started off with a couple of appetizer sampler plates. I am not really