Dish no. 82: Smoked and fried dates from Fung Tu (22 Orchard Street, 212-219-8785)
Chinese-New American restaurant lacks that "something"
Nom Wah Tea Parlor proprietor Wilson Tang partnered with an all-star team for Fung Tu (22 Orchard Street, 212-219-8785), which Hannah Palmer Egan reviews this week -- partners include John Wells (Mas Farmhouse), chef Jonathan Wu (Per Se), and Jason Wagner (L'Atelier de Joël Robuchon). After all, wr ... More >>
Valentine's day is largely about sex, and sex, in primates, is largely about competition. And right now, if you haven't booked a table for Friday's day dinner, you've been bested by super-organized, type-A New Yorkers and devoted hopeless romantics, who booked every good seat in town a month ago. ... More >>