Lori’s Liked Places
dell'anima is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

1. dell'anima

38 8th Ave (at Jane St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 167 tips and reviews
Dovetail is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

2. Dovetail

103 W 77th St (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Upper West Side · 130 tips and reviews
The Modern is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

3. The Modern

8.3
9 W 53rd St, New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Midtown East · 197 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Take a seat in the restaurant to go for the four course prix fixe or tasting menu. You'll find that the Alsatian Dumplings, Baked Quail, and Soft-Poached Eggs are all executed to perfection.

Scarpetta is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

4. Scarpetta

8.4
88 Madison Ave (at 29th Street), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · NoMad · 271 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Begin your meal with the bread basket (the stromboli bread!) and don't forget to order the life-changing Creamy Polenta with fricassée of truffled mushroom, and any of their excellent pastas.

Casa Mono is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

5. Casa Mono

8.9
52 Irving Place (btwn E 17th & E 18th St), New York, NY
Spanish Restaurant · Gramercy Park · 207 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Be sure to make reservations at this cozy Michelin-starred tapas restaurant. Order the razor clams a la plancha, skirt steak with romesco, and quail.

Tocqueville Restaurant is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

6. Tocqueville Restaurant

7.7
1 E 15th St (5th Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Union Square · 52 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Look no further for classic French dishes served in an upscale ambiance. Don't miss the signature Truffled Creamy Parmesan Grits or the Seared Diver Scallops with Foie Gras; it's worth the splurge.

Gramercy Tavern is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

7. Gramercy Tavern

9.3
42 E 20th St (btwn Broadway & Park Ave), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Flatiron District · 446 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: A separate tavern and dining room can accommodate any occasion. Diners in the latter area can choose the excellent Seasonal Tasting Menu, six courses of utter perfection.

Marea is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

8. Marea

9.3
240 Central Park S (at 59th St & Broadway), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Theater District · 355 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Marea highlights the best in seafood and Italian cuisine. The famed pastas, such as the Fusili with Octopus and Bone Marrow, and Garganelli with Crab, never disappoint.

Zenkichi is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

9. Zenkichi

77 N 6th St (at Wythe Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Japanese Restaurant · Williamsburg · 155 tips and reviews
Vivi Bubble Tea is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

10. Vivi Bubble Tea

7.5
49 Bayard St (Btwn Elizabeth St. & Bowery), New York, NY
Bubble Tea Shop · Chinatown · 77 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: With a good array of bubble teas and other drinks, Vivi is a default post-dinner stop while in Chinatown. Bring a friend for the buy one, get one specials.

BCD Tofu House is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

11. BCD Tofu House

8.8
5 W 32nd St (btwn Broadway & 5th Ave), New York, NY
Korean Restaurant · Koreatown · 210 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: While their "danger" spice level isn't as fiery as one would assume, BCD serves up a respectable soondubu, complete with an egg and a variety of banchan.

Preserve 24 is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

12. Preserve 24

177 E Houston St (Allen Street), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Lower East Side · 48 tips and reviews
Dominique Ansel Bakery is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

13. Dominique Ansel Bakery

8.7
189 Spring St (btwn Sullivan & Thompson St), New York, NY
Bakery · SoHo · 746 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Aside from the lauded Cronuts, you'll find an excellent array of French pastries, such as the Madeleines, DKA, and croissants.

ABC Kitchen is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

14. ABC Kitchen

9.2
35 E 18th St (btwn Broadway & Park Ave S), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · Flatiron District · 722 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Come for lunch or dinner. Everything, from the Eggs Benedict to the pizzas to the Akaushi Cheeseburger are all excellent.

Sorella is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

15. Sorella

95 Allen St, New York, NY
Wine Bar · Lower East Side · 44 tips and reviews
Battery Park City Esplanade is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

16. Battery Park City Esplanade

9.4
Battery Park City (From Chambers St to Battery Park), New York, NY
Park · Battery Park City · 52 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Gorgeous place for a walk or run.

Piora is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

17. Piora

430 Hudson St (at Leroy St), New York, NY
New American Restaurant · West Village · 64 tips and reviews
Han Dynasty is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

18. Han Dynasty

8.8
90 3rd Ave (at E 12th St), New York, NY
Chinese Restaurant · East Village · 348 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: The dan dan noodles and dry pepper chicken wings never fail. Add on a protein in chili sauce (shui zhu rou) and double cooked pork, and you're set for a good meal.

Nyonya is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

19. Nyonya

7.7
199 Grand St (btwn Mott & Mulberry St), New York, NY
Malay Restaurant · Little Italy · 279 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: A variety of Malaysian and other Asian-inspired dishes are served at Nyonya, such as the Hainanese Chicken, Roti Canai, and an excellent Curry Noodle Soup.

Legend Bar & Restaurant 蜀留香 is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

20. Legend Bar & Restaurant 蜀留香

88 7th Ave (btwn W 15th & W 16th St), New York, NY
Chinese Restaurant · Chelsea · 94 tips and reviews
The Dead Rabbit is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

21. The Dead Rabbit

9.3
30 Water St (btwn Broad St & Coenties Slip), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · Financial District · 486 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Opt to sit in the upstairs Parlor for a chance to try a drink from their extensive cocktail menu and order several bites, such as the Fries or Chicken Pot Pie, as well.

Vin Sur Vingt is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

22. Vin Sur Vingt

201 W 11th St (at Greenwich Ave), New York, NY
Wine Bar · West Village · 52 tips and reviews
The Rusty Knot is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

23. The Rusty Knot

425 West St (at W 11th St), New York, NY
Tiki Bar · West Village · 194 tips and reviews
Pates Et Traditions is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

24. Pates Et Traditions

52 Havemeyer St (at N 6th St), Brooklyn, NY
French Restaurant · Williamsburg · 138 tips and reviews
Rubirosa Ristorante is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

25. Rubirosa Ristorante

9.2
235 Mulberry St (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · NoLita · 844 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Super thin-crust pizza with a variety of toppings are served at Rubirosa. Try the Vodka variety, but the Supreme (with tomato, mozzarella, pepperoni, sausage, and roasted garlic) is the best.

Dressler is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

26. Dressler

149 Broadway (btwn Driggs and Bedford Ave.), Brooklyn, NY
American Restaurant · Williamsburg · 54 tips and reviews
The Raines Law Room is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

27. The Raines Law Room

9.2
48 W 17th St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Speakeasy · Union Square · 336 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: While the set up isn't ideal for parties of two, the smart light switch for service and the superb cocktails (the Sicilian Cobbler and Aries Era, for example) are well worth the trip.

Death & Co. is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

28. Death & Co.

8.8
433 E 6th St (btwn 1st Ave & Ave A), New York, NY
Speakeasy · East Village · 394 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Service may not be the standout here, but the excellent cocktails, such as the Gypsy Wedding (gin, aquavit, lime juice, grapefruit juice, and honey) make it well worth the wait.

Del Posto is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

29. Del Posto

85 10th Ave (at W 16th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Chelsea · 277 tips and reviews
Fig. 19 is one of Lori’s Liked Places.

30. Fig. 19

8.6
131 Chrystie St (btwn Broome & Delancey St), New York, NY
Speakeasy · Lower East Side · 122 tips and reviews

Lori L.Lori Luo: Hidden in the back of an art gallery, this spacious (predominantly standing room) speakeasy has well-trained mixologists. Ask for the bartender's choice; you can't go wrong.