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Graffiti NYC

Drop in LunchboxNew York, NY
http://www.graffitinyc.com/
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Graffiti has been one of my favorite finds since I moved to the city. The creator and head chef, Jehangir Mehta was on the Next Iron Chef, and creates French American style dishes infused with hints of Indian spices and flavors. The space is small and intimate with community tables. You can sit next to [...]

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Price ★★☆☆ 

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St. Anselm

Drop in LunchboxBrooklyn, NY
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One word. #PORKRAGE. That’s what you’ll be doing after this sinful yet ridiculously amazing meal. From the same owners of Fette Sau, the pork chop here will change your life. When out of town meat lovers come to town, I bring them here and Fette Sau, but lets talk about St. Anselm. Everything I’ve had [...]

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Hotel Montefiore

Drop in LunchboxTel Aviv, Israel,
http://www.hotelmontefiore.co.il
Hotel Montefiore, Tel Aviv for Onken Family Dinners

Yet another must eat if you’re in Tel Aviv, Israel. Hotel Montefiore is another one of the top restaurants in the country. What I really love about this place is the asian influenced dishes. The food here is top-notch as well. The atmosphere here is nice and chill, especially on a sunlit afternoon at dusk. [...]

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Machneyuda

Drop in LunchboxJerusalem, Israel,
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This restaurant is one of the top  restaurants in Israel, and rightfully so. Everyone my local friends talked to gave this place rave reviews. All the ingredients are from the local Machne-Yehuda market in Jerusalem. The food here is top notch, and the atmosphere is very hometown kitchen feeling. People were singing with the music [...]

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Kin Shop

Drop in LunchboxNew York, NY
http://www.kinshopnyc.com/
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A genre of restaurant that is a little tough to find. My only other go-to restaurant in this Asian category, is Monsoon in Seattle, but that is Vietnamese and I have to go to Seattle to eat there. Kin Shop is Thai and in New York, but a higher level than your ma & pa [...]

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