1. Upland
    First visit, estrela pasta; second, duck wings; third, seafood.
  2. Marta
    Beware the Marta Fever.
  3. Javelina
  4. Cosme
  5. Gramercy Tavern
  6. Maialino
    Secretly, the best coffee shop for miles.
  7. Eleven Madison Park
    But you're sitting at the bar, where walk-in plays.
  8. Wolfgang's Steakhouse
  9. ABC Cocina
    Packed to the gills most hours, but strong dinner-at-the-bar program being run.