One of the missions of Shitshow Week 2009: Find the biggest rip off on an NYC menu. Every day we'll pit at least two reader-recommended rip offs against each other. On Friday, the winners of the four polls will face off. Have a really good ripoff to recommend? We're listening
Ah, the cocktail list, a territory rife with mark ups, ridiculously jacked up prices, and, for the restaurateur, high profit margins. Before deciding which of the following cocktails is the biggest rip off, keep in the mind not only the potential complexity of the drink but also the restaurant, the atmosphere, the experience. Can a scene make up for a mark up? You decide.