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First things first: Go. If there's a splurge in your future, or if you're just loaded and do places like this all the time - go. Atomix is the 2018 (new) restaurant of the year. I took no pictures. It's 2018, search #atomix on Instagram, someone out there already took better pictures than I would have anyway, I'm sure. So I hesitate to do a whole course-by-course write up, because the plan at Atomix is to change the menu every season, and for all I know the current menu may turn over as soon as next week. But based on our first meal, this is among the most exciting new restaurants I've be
Shuko is a new kaiseki place (located on that rather odd block of E. 12th between University and Broadway) opened by the guys who used to run Neta. It's now kaiseki with a lot of sushi courses; eventually, one hears, they plan to offer a sushi omekase as well. The food is slightly fushiony -- or, to put it more fairly, American-influenced -- and all the better for that, as far as I'm concerned (this being America and all). Aside from an apple pie slice at dessert, that means a slightly heavier hand with the fats than you might otherwise expect, and some unexpected flavor accents. The