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In Topic: Lamia's Fish Market is fancy-ing up Avenue B

29 October 2019 - 05:01 PM

Oh wow; now I'm wondering about the wine and sake.

They reapplied and have a license valid for 2 years. 

In Topic: current recs for decent dim sum in manhattan?

21 August 2019 - 09:01 PM

dim sum a go go is incredible.


Red Farm has really good dim sum as well.


ETA - sorry, too late to this one.

In Topic: nyc meal planning, second half of august

07 August 2019 - 06:04 PM

$20-$25/hour is pretty standard for babysitting in NYC; often an uber ride home - there's no shame in using a shared uber pool to get the siiter home at a fraction of the price; 


I don't think the Barnard Babysitting Service applies for you - they're looking for semester long recurring gigs;


you're on the Upper West Side - Barney Greengrass is probably worth going to for breakfast one day - try to avoid the lines on the weekend for brunch and order the potato pancakes as an appetizer for the kids when you sit;


on the Upper East Side we like to take the kids to Via Quadrono for lunch or an early dinner after a museum trip; Sant Ambroseus works as a more expensive version of this as well;


Amazon Prime Now is great for delivery of whatever staples you'd like to your hotel or residence.