Until this past Saturday, I hadn’t ordered from my regular haunts in Hell’s Kitchen, or quite frankly from anywhere in the five boroughs, for over a month. I’ve been laying low during the COVID-19 shutdown — convalescing and quarantining — and doing the bulk of my eating through home cooking.
Many of the restaurants and bars I love are closed, temporarily or permanently. But of the culinary establishments I miss the most, these are the ones that remain open for takeout and delivery. Until the city reopens, these are the venues I hope to turn to more often.
Do take care to tip well, and call the restaurant before using a delivery platform such as Seamless or Caviar, which come with hefty fees for both consumers and restaurants. Also note that hours might abruptly change as both supply and demand shifts.Read More