HUDSON CAFE

  Late last year, the West Village scored itself a cute new neighborhood café on the intersection of Jane and Hudson Streets: Hudson Café! It’s on the same block as Mole, the lively Mexican eatery helmed by restaurateur Nick Cervera and his wife, Chef Lupe Elizalde. The couple built the place from scratch, infusing their personal touch into the…

EL MAGUEY Y LA TUNA

El Maguey Y La Tuna continues to thrive in the Mexican food scene, catering fresh moles and authentic cuisine in its humble Lower East Side setting on East Houston Street. Appetizers consist of the delectable Flautas, where crispy rolled up tortilla shells are stuffed with chicken and served with pico de gallo and creamy guacamole….

AMAZE 82

Amaze 82 on the Upper West Side prides itself on delectable Asian fusion food and wallet-friendly prices, with a menu that bursts at the seams with cultural cuisine from Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, China and Japan. Its interior verges on elegant minimalism — black tables and chairs are backed by bare brick walls and illuminated by wall lamps….