Archive for the ‘Murray Hill Dining’ Category


Pig’s head sandwich, lamb nicoise sausage, crispy pig ears salad, and beer sorbet! Absolutely delicious!!

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Overall CID rating 4.75 out of 5

Thumbs Up: decor, cozy seating, Calamari Salad, Cuban BBQ Chicken

Thumbs Down: pricey


“CID Highlight” – Calamari Salad ‘Asia De Cuba’: CID Rating 5 out of 5

crispy calamari with chayote, hearts of palm, banana, cashews, chicory and radicchio, sesame orange dressing

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Overall CID rating 3 out of 5

Thumbs Up: cheese selection

Thumbs Down: extremely crowded and loud as the night progresses, value for the dollar

Recommendations: Go early or prepare to wait!

“CID Highlight” – The Fromagerie: CID rating 5 out of 5


I’m no expert when it comes to cheese and would love to take a class one day to teach me how to enjoy an ingredient that seems to plague (with its scent) and impress a mark (with the texture and flavors) deep in the hearts of many fellow cids. Even with my lack of knowledge, I know any shop that supplies such an array and variety of international cheeses must deserve a 5 out of 5 rating.

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