Archive for May, 2009

CHAG SHAVUOT SAMEACH

With these good wishes, we break for a few days. We hope you have a wonderful yom tov. There is an old folk tale that says that at midnight on Shavuot, the sky opens and in the vortex of the split a sefer torah appears. Wishes made at that moment, according to the tale, are […]

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Posted on May 28, 2009 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: General Topics

JOY GRILL AND BEER

Located at 24 Emek Refaim, this middle of the road restaurant features good food, excellent service, and moderate prices. If you go to Joy (and, yes, it is Beer and not Bar), be sure to try the freshly fried sweet potato chips served with warm maple syrup poured over them. It is a sublime taste […]

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Posted on May 27, 2009 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Restaurant Reviews

AL DENTE

Al Dente restaurant has been around for a while, but they just got a new chef and a new attitude. We went there on motzei shabbat and had a wonderful time. The place was fairly empty, but, then again, they did a very brisk take out business while we were there. Located at 50 Ussishkin […]

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Posted on May 26, 2009 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Restaurant Reviews

KOSHER QUICK BITES-FROM KOSHER NY

Baguette Express Opens in Midtown Baguette Express, located at 25 West 37th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenue, recently opened. They are, as the name implies, a baguette shop that offers a wide variety of subs including schnitzel, falafel, cold cuts, fresh salads. They offer take-out and delivery and are under the hashgachah of Rabbi […]

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Posted on May 25, 2009 at 12:05 am by rebrapp · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: Kosher Restaurants