Tag Archives: Oceana

A Floor Above the Usual

by Alex R. Travers and Lily Hoagland Over the past few years I’ve resolutely set out to find the answer to the question “what’s a great place for drinks?” Yet for all the speakeasy and mixology places we have all visited or read about, you never really know what to expect. After a recommendation from …

Let’s Do Brunch

by Alex R. Travers For bon mot-tossing Upper East Siders who prefer the term le grand petit déjeuner to brunch, John DeLucie’s take on New York’s most social meal delivers new delights. Crown (the name comes from the red and gold crown above its wrought iron entrance at 24 East 81st Street) oozes exclusivity. It’s …