Return to Greatness–Ocean Grill Again a West Side Star

(nycgo.com) After many years of enjoying fish and shellfish at Ocean Grill, we found that the restaurant had taken a momentary dive, delivering its main courses cold, overseasoned and some without any sides. Vegetarians had little choice and shellfish entrees were scarce. A warm, inviting atmosphere had always been one of the attractions here and…

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…

Spring Natural Kitchen–A Haven for the Political Eater

Political eaters are those who will or won’t eat foods because of various considerations which may or may not seem crazy to other people. I can live with this, especially as there seem to be more and more restaurants that cater to us. (Source: coffeeandchampagne.com) Spring Natural Kitchen, a long-delayed offshoot of Soho favorite Spring…