Meet 47th Street

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Meet 47th Street

Beginning my walk across 47th Street, I was delighted to find a green market filled with fresh baked goods, fruits, vegetables, fish and little trinkets in the quiet Dag Hammarskjold Plaza. What a perfect … read more

Delicate Gem Corp

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Fashion & Accessories, Jewelry

  • Side Pick

27 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036
212 354 7449
delicategem.com
Hours:
M-F 9:30am-5pm; Sa 10am-4pm
Delicate Gem Corp

After almost thirty years in the Diamond District, Delicate Gem has made a name for itself among the several thousand other businesses that crowd 47th Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. An Armenian family that had lived in Turkey and worked in the diamond industry before coming to the States, the … read more

LaDuca Shoes

W47 319 Laduca Shoes 3- JZ

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Fashion & Accessories, Men's Shoes, Women's Shoes

  • Side Pick

319 West 47th Street
New York, NY 10036
212 586 2079
laducashoes.com
Hours:
M-F 10:30am-6:30pm; Sa 11am-6:30pm; Su 12pm-5pm
LaDuca Shoes

Though he has only been in the business since 2000, Phil LaDuca has made himself a Broadway institution with his revolutionary shoes. Having been a dancer himself for over twenty years, Phil was acutely aware of the complaints and discomforts that plagued his fellow hoofers when it came to footwear. … read more

Breakfasting on the Side Streets

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Breakfasting on the Side Streets

Often we find ourselves rushing in the morning – whether it’s to go to work, to school, or to run errands – and as a result, breakfast is likely to consist of merely a small bite to hold us over until lunch. On the weekends, people tend to meet friends and family members and linger over brunch. Many … read more

Meet 46th Street

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Meet 46th Street

Beginning with the United Nations at the East River, 46th Street goes through several costume changes before it reaches The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum​ on the Hudson River. … read more

Spiff

46th 750 3rd Ave Spiff 2 - EP

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Beauty & Grooming, Barber Shops, Men's Spas

  • Side Pick

750 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
212 983 3240
spiffnyc.com
Hours:
M-F 10am-8pm; Sa 10am-6pm
Spiff

Walking into Spiff for the first time, I was taken aback by its sleekness. While most of the other men’s salons that I have visited have tried to convey a sense of old-fashioned masculinity – with an array of Oriental rugs, leather chairs, and billiards rooms – Spiff professes a contemporary look, more … read more

Barbetta

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Food & Restaurants, Italian

  • Outdoor Seating
  • Side Pick

321 West 46th Street
New York, NY 10036
212 246 9171
barbettarestaurant.com
Hours:
Lunch Tu-Sa 12pm-2pm; Dinner 4pm-11:30pm
Barbetta

Not only does Barbetta profess to be the oldest restaurant on Restaurant Row, but also the oldest Italian restaurant in New York. Opening its doors in 1906, in four adjoining townhouses built in the late 1800s by the Astor family, Sebastiano Maioglio began his long restaurant career. The emphasis has … read more

Meet 45th Street

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Meet 45th Street

Though it begins quietly on the East beneath the United Nations’ dignified shadow, 45th Street is an almost two mile long cross-section of Manhattan packed with theaters, steakhouses, a hobby shop, a silversmith, a book emporium and everything in between.

Home to a number of UN missions in the east, … read more

New York Mutual Trading Inc & MTC Kitchen

45th 711 Third Ave MTC Kitchen 1-JZ

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Retail & Products, Kitchen Supplies

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711 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10017
212 661 3333
nymtc.com
Hours:
M-F 10am-7pm
New York Mutual Trading Inc & MTC Kitchen

MTC (Mutual Trading Company) originally began in 1926 as a small co-op of Japanese immigrants in Southern California that centralized the import of basic Japanese foods for their community. Since then, they have grown into a premiere importer, manufacturer and distributor of over 5,000 Japanese foods, … read more

The Roosevelt Hotel

45th 45 Roosevelt Hotel-LT-6

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Travel & Lodging, Hotels

  • Historic Site
  • Side Pick

45 East 45th Street
New York, NY 10017
212 661 9600
theroosevelthotel.com
The Roosevelt Hotel

In its ninety-year history, The Roosevelt Hotel has proved itself a resilient institution and a New York icon. Opening its doors in 1924 as a grand building with an exterior designed in Italian Renaissance style and an interior reminiscent of early American southern mansions, The Roosevelt dominated … read more



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