Posts Tagged ‘Italian’

01.09.2012

Fig & Olive, Meatpacking – NYC

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IMG_0364-1024x764_crop The Hungry Giraffe
Price
Four Dollars
Rating
Three Forks

It was a last minute decision, somewhere we never planned on going, not because it’s not good but because I wouldn’t really want European food in NYC, since I just came from Europe! So we went to Fig & Olive’s Meatpacking location, what a nice surprise when I got there! The restaurant was spacious with… READ MORE

11.15.2011

Dell’ anima, New York City

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p1110721_crop The Chubby Orangutan
Price
Four Dollars
Rating
Four Forks

Dell’ anima is the small and intimate Italian restaurant opened by former Babbo sommelier Joe Campanale, and former Le Bernardin and Del Posto chef Gabe Thompson. It is located in the heart of West Village on 8th Avenue and Jane street, across the street from Corner Bistro. The atmosphere is dark (very difficult to take… READ MORE

11.03.2011

Auberge d’onex, Geneva – Switzerland

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Auberge Donex_crop The Hungry Giraffe
Price
Five Dollars
Rating
Four Forks

One of the nicest Italian restaurants in Geneva! If the pasta were as good as the risotto I would have probably given them 5 chubby orangutans. The atmosphere was like being in a beautiful trattoria in Italy! The staffs were all from the south of Italy and the food was very authentic! Upon sitting at… READ MORE