Maybe you got that new job. Maybe you got that paycheck a day early. Maybe you quit that awful job. Sometimes these occasions call for fiscal prudence — the prevailing ethos for so many people right now — but sometimes, these occasions call for a splurge. This list concerns itself with the latter situation.
New York is home to some of the country’s most expensive restaurants, but not all of them are very good restaurants. The venues here are a curated selection of the best blowouts at diverse price levels; to some, a $100 solo dinner might be as much of a study in excess as a $500 meal for two. The bulk of these restaurants offer a la carte options, though tasting menus are often available as well.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; the latest data about the delta variant indicates that it may pose a low-to-moderate risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial transmission. The latest CDC guidance is here; find a COVID-19 vaccination site here.Read More