Living so close to the insanity that is Times Square comes with its challenges, the crowds, the slow walkers and did I mention the crowds? However, once you walk west and cross 8th Avenue, the pace slows a bit and the further west you walk, the calmer it gets. We have lived in Hell's Kitchen for the past 5 years and in that time have come to frequent certain local gems amongst the tourist traps. We love supporting our smaller, local business owners in the midst of country-wide chains and sub-par food (but don't get me wrong, I still love me some Chipotle & Dunkin).
Whether you're visiting NYC and find yourself in the area visiting Times Square or you're a local who is looking for somewhere to go before a Broadway show, our hood has some great spots that are worth visiting. Read More