Haute Plates - June 2012

Fine Dining Returns to the Monteleone

It's been a while since I visited the Hotel Monteleone for anything other than a ride around the Carousel Bar, but recently the hotel debuted a new restaurant – Criollo – as part of a more general renovation. The chef…

What to Eat When You're Expecting

My wife gave birth to our daughter, Georgia Ruth, on Wednesday, May 30. The blessed event took place at Touro, and during the next few days I had a chance to investigate the food options surrounding that particular stretch of…