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Meet 58th Street

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Meet 58th Street

With a captivating view of the East River, and the Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge (also known as the 59th Street Bridge) looming large above it, 58th Street – like many others in the high fifties – starts with a sliver of the charming Sutton Place Park.

Only … read more

Illume

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Home Decor, Lighting

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223 East 58th Street
New York, NY 10022
212 308 1400
illumenyc.com
Hours:
M-F 9:30am-6pm
Illume

Before opening Illume, an extraordinary boutique specializing in custom made lamps and lampshades, owner Ronald Scinto had an antique shop in Connecticut. While speaking with him one day, I discovered how he entered into this unique business. Ronald explained that he had been selling many antique lamps … read more

Hudson New York

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Nightlife, Bars
Travel & Lodging, Hotels

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356 West 58th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 554 6000
morganshotelgroup.com/hudson/hudson-new-york
Hudson New York

Once the American Women’s Association clubhouse, the Hudson Hotel has run under several waves of leadership since its opening in 1928. Today, the entrance to the Hudson Hotel consists of two escalators where beams of dampened chartreuse light climbed alongside me dimming as I approached the top. Upon … read more

Meet 57th Street

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Meet 57th Street

57th Street is a bustling two-way thoroughfare that feels more like an avenue than a typical side street. The sidewalks are flooded with a sea of people and lined with high-end stores, such as Chanel, Pradaread more

Betony

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Food & Restaurants, American

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41 West 57th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 465 2400
betony-nyc.com
Hours:
Lunch M-F 12pm-2pm; Dinner Su-Th 5:30pm-10pm; F-Sa 5:30pm-10:30pm
Betony

Rustic wood floors, exposed brick walls, and a soaring sculptured ceiling form the backdrop to one of the most exciting recent innovations in fine dining. Betony is the brainchild of Eamon Rockey and Bryce Shuman, a dynamic pair who met years ago when they were working at the highly acclaimed, Eleven … read more

Wayfarer NYC

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Food & Restaurants, American, Breakfast, Seafood

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101 West 57th Street
New York , NY 10019
212 691 0030
thewayfarernyc.com
Hours:
M-W 6:30am-11pm; Th-F 6:30am-12am; Sa 7:30am-12am; Su 7:30am-11pm
Wayfarer NYC

The Wayfarer’s large, open windows tempt passersby to enter the beautiful restaurant that is all sleek leather booths, exposed light bulbs, and large wooden tables. As John Tirch, the restaurant’s manager noted, the open-air layout makes The Wayfarer “feel like outdoor dining.” The seafood-focused menu … read more

Meet 56th Street

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Meet 56th Street

56th Street was a lesson in the realities of twenty-first century New York: a city beset by constant development and growth where traces of its past exist intermittently – some celebrated, others barely noticed or forgotten entirely. The east side of 56th was largely residential, by far the most peaceful … read more

Norma Kamali

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Fashion & Accessories, Women's Clothing

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11 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 957 9797
normakamali.com
Hours:
M-Sa 10am-6pm
Norma Kamali

Everything at Norma Kamali’s eponymous store feels distinctive, from the layout to the designs of the clothes. In the years since the designer opened her first shop on 53rd street in 1968, she has carved out a style all her own. Her flagship store’s aesthetic is striking – white walls, floor-to-ceiling … read more

Má Pêche

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Food & Restaurants, Asian, Breakfast, Dessert

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15 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
212 757 5878
momofuku.com/new-york/ma-peche
Hours:
Breakfast 7am-11am Everyday; Lunch M-F 11:30am-2:30pm; Dinner Su-Tu 5:30pm-10pm; W-Sa 5:30pm-11pm
Má Pêche

David Chang’s Momofuku, since it first opened in the East Village in 2004, has played a significant role in the New York restaurant scene. Expanding to several other locations within the city and outposts in Tokyo and Sydney as well, Mr. Chang’s reputation for excellent dining has never wavered. There … read more



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