A Great Greek Restaurant on West 42nd Street–Dafni Greek Taverna

We often find ourselves in the incredibly noisy and crowded Times Square area when going to the theater and long for a quiet oasis of decent food. This is it: Dafni Greek Taverna, west of Eighth Avenue on 42nd, across from the Port Authority. A charming little place with classic Greek specialties at a reasonable…

Want to Eat Like a Moghul Prince? Try Mughlai

Lots of Indian restaurants on the Upper West Side offer the usual Tandoori, meat and vegetarian mixtures but Mughlai on Columbus near 75th Street provides an interesting menu that highlights dishes from the various regions of India. (mughlainyc.com) For example, Baghare Baigan or whole baby eggplant simmered in sesame coconut sauce–a Hyderabadi specialty, or Lamb…