New York City truly has the creme de la creme- top notch shopping, haute entertainment, and most importantly delectable dining. The world’s best restaurants and chefs can be found on the unique little island and millions of true food lovers converge on the city every year to try the very best of what has been deemed: the food lover’s eden. You know the ubiquitous stars: Jean Georges, Gramercy Tavern, Marea, Per Se and the celebrity faces: Mario Batali, Tom Colicchio, Dan Barber, David Chang…
But, what about the city’s most extravagant dishes? Unless you have a stomach of gold, the list can’t be tackled in one day. The list is truly gold though as it covers a wide range of tastes and options and perfectly suited for anyone that wants to splurge a little.
Breakfast: Le Parker Meridien’s $1000 Caviar Omelet. Le Parker Meridien is located at 119 West 56th Street New York NY 212.245.5000.
Prefix: Masa’s $400+ prefix menu. Masa is located at 10 Columbus Circle Landmarc (At the Time Warner Center), New York, NY 212.823.9800.
Burger: Daniel Boulud’s DB Bistro Moderne $150 Burger with 20 grams of shaved truffles. db Bistro Moderne is located at 55 West 44th Street New York, NY / 212.391.2400.
Steak: Old Homestead Steakhouse’s $150 Gold Kobe 10 oz Sirloin. Old Homestead Steakhouse is located at 56 9th Ave New York NY / 212.242.9040.
Drink: Covet lounge’s $100 Icharus cocktail (with Louis XIII’s $1600/bottle cognac). Covet Lounge is located at 137 East 55th Street New York NY / 212.223.2829.
Sushi: Masa’s $240 Masa Toro with Caviar roll ($70 per piece). Masa is located at 10 Columbus Circle Landmarc (At the Time Warner Center), New York, NY / 212.823.9800.
Dessert: Serendipity’s $1,000 Gold leaf sundae complete with gold spoon. Serendipity 3 is located at 225 East 60th Street, New York, NY / 212.838.3531.
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