Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Category Archives: NY: Manhattan: Midtown

RW Fail, but Crayfish Festival!

Having never done Restaurant Week in NYC before (blasphemous, I know), I decided that this falsehood must be corrected by going to Aquavit. The restaurant specializes in Scandinavian cuisine, which … Continue reading

August 13, 2011 · 1 Comment

Disappointment in the City

Today I suffered two major disappointments when eating with Athena. First off, we stopped by Lily O’Briens by Bryant Park for some sweets. We shared a large frozen chocolate frappe … Continue reading

July 5, 2010 · 2 Comments

More Japanese Sweets from Zaiya

Before I had gone back to Philly for my immunology lab summer internship, I picked up a few goodies from Cafe Zaiya for the road including: My fave, green tea … Continue reading

June 26, 2010 · 5 Comments

More Japanese Food in the City

I also hit up my two favorite quick-grab Japanese eateries in the city. Situated right next to one another are Chiyoda Sushi and Cafe Zaiya! I usually go inside Chiyoda … Continue reading

December 16, 2009 · 1 Comment

Menchanko-Tei

Yesterday Chwis, Oniichan, Lili, and I went to my favorite Japanese noodle restaurant, Menchanko-Tei for dinner. There are two locations of Menchanko in the city, and we went to the … Continue reading

May 8, 2009 · 4 Comments

Cafe Zaiya

I went with my dad to the 42nd St. Mid-Manhattan Library the other day, and we stopped by Cafe Zaiya for a late lunch/early dinner. We split a yakisoba bento … Continue reading

April 14, 2009 · 6 Comments