The Comfort Diner
Located at 214 East 45th Street, it has a nice homely comforty feel. We had chicken soup and pancakes. It was yummy yummy comfort food - just what we needed after a 9 hour flight.
The next evening we went to:
We had to make a booking to eat here, but only one day in advance, and it was well worth the wait. It's located at 211 E 43rd street and at first we thought that we were in the wrong place - it looks a bit industrial. But the restaurant is downstairs and when you enter it's like stepping into a portal and popping out in Japan. Not that I've been to Japan, but it's so authentic - there was bamboo everywhere and even a Japanese toilet.
It was followed by Sake and ice cream - I had Earl Grey flavoured. It truly was one of the best meals I've had. I said earlier that I haven't been to Japan but it really made me want to go there even more.
Wo Hop is a Chinese restaurant located in China Town and was recommended to us by a local Rabi. Again the food was fantastic. The restaurant is located below ground level and is decorated with loads of amazing photos.
We had noodles and fried crab:
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