Monthly Archives: December 2014

Old Man Rafferty


We had a nice lunch at Old Man Rafferty in New Brunswick.  I use to hang out here quite a bit when I was in college.  The food may not be a good as it used to be, but I … Continue reading

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Brio Tuscan Grille


We had a good time meeting up with my instructor for the holidays.  The food is nice and the portions are generous.

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Radio City


    We did the early showing of Christmas Show at Radio city followed by an impromptu visit to Bill’s Bar and Burger.  We wanted to go to Ted’s Montana Grill, but they had different opening hours on Sunday.  Bill’s doesn’t … Continue reading

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Christmas dinner at home


  We had a nice family dinner at home for Christmas.  Its worth the trip half way around the world.

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Panera


I had some lunch with the kids at Panera.  The selection is pretty nice.  I thought the turkey chili in a bread bowl was pretty good.

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Subway Ninja


This morning I decided to take the subway up to the office so I can make an early morning meeting. As I climbed the stairs, I saw the subway car with doors open. Not wanting to wait 10 minutes for … Continue reading

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Steak with your name on it


Holiday in the city can be a nice time if you can manage the crowds.  We had dinner at NYY Steakhouse.  One of their notable items is a bone in ribeye with engraving of what ever you want to put … Continue reading

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Multi task


Andrew created a nice game for multi tasking.  My head hurts trying to play it Multi-task

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Bergdorf Goodman Restaurant


We had a nice lunch at Bergdorf Goodman Restaurant.  I hear they have a nice afternoon tea, but I think the lunch is nice too.  We got window seat with a view of Central Park.  The tuna tartare was unique … Continue reading

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City Lobster


  I have not been at City Lobster for a long time.  I thought it would be nice to swing by for a lunch and see what is the current state of affairs.  The set lunch for the holidays is … Continue reading

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Bar Americain


I met up with a former colleague at Bar Americain.  This place is a safe bet in midtown.  The hot chips with blue cheese dipping sauce is great.  Their take on chicken pot pie is nice.  The pistachio gelato dessert … Continue reading

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Iroha


I had a nice lunch at Iroha.  The tuna rolls had a nice little kick and the beef and rice hit the spot.

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Midtown for the holidays


We took the train up to midtown and had a nice day exploring midtown before watching a show.  The weather was cool but not extremely cold.  The pizza at John’s Pizza was nice as usual.  The magic show was quite … Continue reading

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Not so friendly skies


I don’t know how you can resolve something amicably when you get scalded by hot water.

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Yawaragi


             I had a nice lunch at Bund 22, Yawaragi.  Bund 22 is newly renovated.  Its the oldest red brick building on the Bund.  The position of the building and the restaurant gave us nice … Continue reading

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J-Mix


    I had a nice dinner with my team to wrap up before my holiday trip to NY.  J-Mix is usually where we have our graduation dinners.  They have decent food for a value.  Eliza got a bit of Cold … Continue reading

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Grand Brasserie


We did the two course lunch set at the Grand Brasserie.  The salmon and sirloin where quite nice.  The Christmas decorations gave a nice holiday atmosphere.  I had an enjoyable meal as I wrap up before my holiday trip to … Continue reading

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Shooting presents


My son wrote a new game for Christmas that is quite amusing. Christmas Frenzy

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Lost Heaven


I went out to lunch at Lost Heaven with one of our vendors today.  We got chicken, spicy tofu, and Sea Bass.  Hard to see the fish or chicken, but they were both very yummy.

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Aniseed Pho


We went to Aniseed Pho for lunch. It is nice for a quick lunch. The service is reasonable. The beef had a nice spicy kick. I probably would not get the shrimp again. The appetizer sampler is decent.

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Calypso


   The holiday season is in full swing at Kerry.  They had a Santa village and little workshops selling various items.  Eliza got a little pony ride.  We hopped into Calypso for a nice dinner.  Although portion sizes are not … Continue reading

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Tang Seafood Palace


We had a visitor in the office that wanted to try a nice meal for lunch.  We had time to walk over to Tang Seafood Palace.  They are a safe bet for lunch if you can get there early.

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