Smoked black pepper sausage with pimento cheese and crackers is on the menu at Blue Smoke BPC. Credit: Melissa Hom
The foodie promo ends March 7. Here's why you should hit these spots before it's too late.
Abboccato 136 W. 55th St., 212-265-4000 Because we’ve seen what new chef David Arias can do with pasta, and it’ll blow your mind.
Blue Smoke Battery Park City 255 Vesey St., 212-889-2005 Because you’ve already been to the Flatiron location; now you’ve gotta try Jeffrey Held’s take on barbecue.
Butter Midtown 70 W. 45th St., 212-253-2828 Because you can watch chef Alex Guarnaschelli on Chopped xx, or catch her in the flesh at the trendy outpost’s new location.
The Cecil 210 W. 118th St., 212-866-1262 Because Chef JJ Johnson is redefining African cuisine and bringing new business into Harlem.
The General 199 Bowery, 212-271-7101 Because your best chance of spotting a celeb in the city just might be at “Top Chef” alum Hung Huynh’s enticing Asian fusion eatery.
Kristalbelli 8 W. 36th St., 212-290-2211 Because this isn’t your neighborhood deli’s bibimbap.
Le Cirque 151 E. 58th St., 212-644-0202 Because when else can you afford dinner at Le Cirque?
Loi 208 W. 70th St., 212-875-8600 Because Greece’s most famous celeb chef, Maria Loi, will take care of you as if you were her own kin. Order the pastitsio, a Greek take on lasagna.
Stella 34 Macy’s Herald Square, 151 W. 34th St., 212-967-9251 Because the sprawling views of Herald Square are as divine as Jarett Appell’s pizza. Dining here will transform your typical Macy’s experience.
Telepan 72 W. 69th St., 212-580-4300 Because Bill Telepan is pretty much the nicest chef in the biz, and his food isn’t that bad either. The details
Enjoy a three-course lunch for $25 or a three-course dinner for $38. Get the full list of participating restaurants at www.nycgo.com/restaurantweek.