Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New York

Prime Meats
With a menu that comes by way of far-off Alpine regions, Prime Meats is a sleek restaurant in Brooklyn with a farm-to-table ethos and undeniable style.
Delaware & Hudson
A petite, proudly American restaurant in Brooklyn, Delaware & Hudson serves a weekly-changing menu of dishes inspired by the mid-Atlantic states.
Vic’s
A marvellous marriage of Italian and Mediterranean flavours, Vic’s – with Chef Hillary Sterling at the helm – is a NoHo knockout.
Dante
Now a registered New York landmark, a drink or a meal at Dante offers a side of history with every Italian-inspired meal and potent cocktail.
Cherche Midi
A Nolita bistro that looks like it’s been spirited from the streets of Paris, Cherche Midi is an elegant, sunny restaurant with a tempting French menu.
Estela
Estela, serving accomplished Mediterranean dishes from its elegant, understated space in New York's East Village, has swiftly established its reputation
Carbone
Carbone conjures the spirit of New York's great Italian-American restaurants of the mid-20th century, serving old school classics with lashings of style.
Roberta’s
Roberta's, housed in a former garage, is one of Brooklyn’s best pizza joints and a longtime foodie favourite of visiting celebs and in-the-know locals.
Hudson Clearwater
A rustic, romantic hideaway in the heart of the West Village, Hudson Clearwater delivers some of the best hearty American fare.
The Todd English Food Hall
New York’s answer to the food halls and markets of the Mediterranean, The Todd English Food Hall is located in the luxurious Plaza hotel.
The Musket Room
Estela
A bar/restaurant serving spanish cuisine alongside terrific wines
Minetta Tavern
Parisian steakhouse meets classic New York City tavern
Public
Located in the heart of Nolita's maze of chic streets this is a great lunch option.
Momofuku Ssam Bar
Acclaimed chef David Chang continues to receive plaudits for this latterly fast-food restaurant.
Prune
Homey sophistication is the order of the day come for classic cocktails and great food.
Maya
Magnificent meals (and margaritas); some of the best Mexican fare in town.
Freeman’s
Tucked away down a little alleyway is this temple to the hunt.
Hundred Acres
Comforting and comfortable. Particularly popular for the rustic brunch.
Antique Garage
Formerly an auto-garage the space is now a bi-level restaurant slash antiques shop.
Perry Street
Sleek design is married with sleek food at Jean-Georges Vongerichten's eighth New York restaurant.
Dovetail
Sample sublime Michelin-starred food infused with an American twist while sitting in glamorous and grand surrounds.
44&X Hell’s Kitchen
Classy comforting cuisine; perfect pre-show dining.
Frankie’s 457 Spuntino
Well worth venturing to Brooklyn for this is relaxed New York at its finest.
Mary’s Fish Camp
Simple unfussy seafood keeps Mary's permanently packed.
Alta
This international tapas restaurant in the West Village is a truly special place.
Saxon + Parole
Downtown New York equestrian-chic restaurant featuring 'grilled meats & aquatic delights' by Michelin-starred Chef Brad Farmerie.
Morandi
Fashionable types flock for the sophisticated food and stylish scene.
Lil’ Frankie’s
Food glorious food is the key to Lil Frankie's success.
Raoul’s
Alsatian cooking at a Soho institution.
The Dutch
Employees Only
First of the speakeasy bar/restaurants hasn't lost its edge or its good-looking clientele...
Café Cluny
Delectable dishes are served in a relatively intimate and achingly fashionable setting.
Café Habana
Al Di Là
If it's low-key comfort food you're after, you'll find it by the piled-high plateload at Al Di Là; expect northern Italian fare done well.
Hearth
You come to Hearth for the collected ramblings of a madman and his divine wine list...
Gramercy Tavern
Gramercy Tavern is the quintessential modern New York restaurant...
Esca
Batali is the muscle behind Pasternack's seafood restaurant and the quality shows through...
Degustation
A culinary adventure from one of the rising stars of the NY dining scene...
Cookshop
Upmarket Americana is the name of the game at Cookshop.

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