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Farinella Italian Bakery – New York, Manhattan UES

LOCATION: 1132 LEXINGTON AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10075 (BTW. 79TH AND 78TH) PHONE: 212.327.2302 WEBSITE: RATING: ✭✭✭✭ Although this pizza parlor has lessened in pizzaz in the past year or so, it still stands as one of my favorite pizza places in New York. With flavors from “primvera” (mushroom, zucchini and mozzarella) to “chocopizza” (basically […]

Bella Blu – New York, Manhattan UES

LOCATION: 967 LEXINGTON AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10021 (BTW. 70TH AND 71ST) PHONE: 212.988.4624 RATING: ✭✭✭✭✭ If not my ultimate favorite, Bella Blu is one of my favorite restaurants, in the city. Although the crowd is pretty WASPy (and the policies are too – only delivery within a 2 block radius of their 70th location), they can […]

Equinox Spa – New York, Manhattan UES

LOCATION: 1429 2ND AVENUE NEW YORK NY 10021 (BTW. 74TH AND 73RD) PHONE: 212.249.3917 RATING: ✭✭✭ Being a girl with major back and general bone problems, I have been blessed with the burden of expensive massages since I was about 8-years-old. At the beginning of this school year, I purchased a massage package consisting of 6 treatments […]