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    Tribeca Grill, North America

  375 Greenwich Street - New York, NY
          
Tribeca Grill is co-owned by renowned restaurateur Drew Nieporent and legendary actor Robert De Niro. It opened to much acclaim in 1990 and was instrumental in helping put the Tribeca neighborhood on the map. Its all-star roster of investors includes such luminaries as Bill Murray, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Sean Penn, Ed Harris, Lou Diamond Philips, Russell Simmons, Peter Max, Christopher Walken and Harvey & Bob Weinstein of Miramax Films. http://www.myriadrestaurantgroup.com
    Riverdale Garden, The, North America
  4576 Manhattan College Parkway - Bronx, NY            
The Riverdale Garden welcomes you with a comfortable fine dining experience in the tree-lined Riverdale neighborhood of the Bronx, New York. The restaurant features no-nonsense seasonal cuisine in a casual and elegant atmosphere, including a flower garden (for dining al fresco), terrace and a wood burning stove.
    Alcaparra, South America
  Praia do Flamengo, 150 - Flamengo - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
Há mais de onze anos, empresários, turistas, artistas, senhoras da sociedade, executivos, freqüentam os salões do Alcaparra. O eclético público espelha a variedade de sua cozinha internacional, que agrada aos mais exigentes paladares.
Massas feitas artesanalmente, frutos do mar, aves, carnes e caças fazem parte do delicioso cardápio da casa.
O restaurante ainda possui um aconchegante American Bar, perfeito para sua happy hour.
    La Plancha, South America
  Av. Ayrton Senna, 1791 boxes 7 a 10 - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
O La Plancha sob a supervisão do Chef Luis Andrés Gonzalez oferece um serviço de boa qualidade. Com um cardápio bem elaborado e variado, típico da cozinha espanhola, tradicionalmente farta, com aroma e sabores inconfundíveis, constituem verdadeiras especiarias, como moquecas, tortillas, ensaladitas, paellas entre outras, agradando aos mais exigentes paladares.
    La Caravelle Restaurant, North America
  33 W. 55th Street - (5th-6th Aves.) - New York, NY           
"Whatever cuisine mood you are in, from French and Italian to Lebanese, from American or Steakhouse to Japanese, Vietnamese, or Chinese, our delicious bubbles can accompany your dining experience. We have new additions to our wonderful list of restaurants serving La Caravelle Champagne"
    Le Colonial, North America
  149 East 57th Street - (3rd-Lexington Aves.) - New York, NY           
NYC's noted upscale Vietnamese restaurant. Beauty, romance and spirit of French colonial Southeast.
    Le Cirque 2000, North America
  455 Madison Ave. - (50th 51st Streets) - New York, NY           
    Le Perigord, North America
  405 East 52nd Street - (1st Ave.) - New York, NY           
Le Périgord's fine appetizer display has lost none of its zip. A splendid plateful holds tangy terrines, various fish and shellfish and small salads--almost a meal.
The new kitchen team is as consistent as a Swiss watch, deft in meats as in seafood, and quickly developing a new dessert identity with pastry chef Serge Decrauzat. His light but lingering fruit-based specials augment Le Périgord's familiar and friendly trolley of tarts, mousses and floating islands. - Crain's New York
    Church Lounge, North America
  2 Sixth Ave. - (White Street) - New York, NY           
Located in the center of the hotel’s soaring atrium, the Church Lounge is the contemporary incarnation of the classic New York hotel bar. An intimate gathering place by day, and a downtown destination by night, Church Lounge TriBeCa’s long, glossy bar, plush armchairs, and softly glowing lighting provide the ultimate in sophisticated downtown socializing. From a classic American menu designed exclusively by Tribeca Grand chefs to some of the best signature cocktails New York City has to offer, the stylish Church Lounge provides guests with a flash of downtown city life at its best. Weekends keep up the pace with a leisurely buffet-style Grand Sunday Brunch, a brunch both New York City locals and hotel guests call their favorite.
    Uncle Jack's Steakhouse - Bayside, North America
  39-40 Bell Blvd. - Bayside, NY           
Specializing in 21 day dry aged USDA Prime meats, Kobe beef, Australian lobster tails and offering a wide array of seafood and wines. Join us for our old world charm and impeccable service.
    Emporio de Garda, South America
  Rua Guaraiuva, 309 - Brooklin - São Paulo, SP           
Pratos prontos, pratos congelados, salagados, sanduíches a metro, saladas, sobremesas, doces, bolos, sucos. Cozinha em casa. Entregamos em sua casa ou empresa.
    Utsav Festive India, North America
  1185 Avenue of the Americas - New York, NY           
Indian Restaurant.
    Avra Estiatorio, North America
  141 East 48th Street - New York, NY           
Open since February 2000, Avra's reputation is spreading like Brushfire. Innovative Greek architect Yianni Skordas has turned the spacious Avra's interior into a cozy space evocative of an Ionnian home. Everything about Avra is homey. From the flowers to the Jerusalem limestone floors, stonewash walls of the interior remind one of the traditional white walls and blue roofs often seen in postcards of Greece and its famous islands. The large wooden, framed, French doors were open to an outdoor patio creating a most pleasant country spring breeze.
    Arpeggio Food & Wine, North America
  Lincoln Center Plaza - New York, NY           
A casual, stylish, full-service a la carte restaurant highlighting innovative Mediterannean cuisine and seasonal ingredients as well as local and global wine selections along with specialty cocktails and mocktails. Guests can dine at the bar, in the lounge, in the center room, or join us at Arpeggio Outdoors choosing from appetizers, main courses, artisanal cheeses and cured meats.
    Rock Center Café, North America
  20 West 50th Street - New York, NY            
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With a stunning view of The Rink at Rockefeller Center in the winter months along with the spectacular Manhattan cityscape, Rock Center Café boasts a series of original Warhol prints in its popular bar and one of the most memorable settings imaginable for dining and entertaining. Serving an exceptional breakfast and an outstanding contemporary American lunch and dinner, it's a place you'll return to again and again. This stylish "workhorse" is open 365 days a year to serve your every need.
    Quinta, South America
  Rua Luciano Gallet, 150 - Vargem Grande - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
Localizado em Vargem Grande em local silencioso cercado por vegetação bem cuidada o Restaurante Quinta, tem recebido excelentes recomendações dos principais gourmets da cidade pela excelência de sua cozinha. Apícius, nome respeitado pela mídia especializada é só elogios pela culinária do restaurante. Affonso Romona de Santana, também tece elogios infindáveis pela qualidade das iguarias servidas no local. Endereço perfeito para frequenta-lo com a família em qualquer dia da semana.
    Broadway Joe Steak House, North America
  315 West 46th Street - New York, NY           
Just 3 blocks from the "core" of the "Big Apple" — Times Square — the center of it all! Near the David Letterman Show, Rosie O'Donnell Show & other popular TV talk/variety programs. BROADWAY JOE STEAKHOUSE has catered to every type of celebrity from the stars of Broadway, Movies & Television to New York Sports Teams like the Knicks, Yankees, Mets and Rangers. Most recently we were promoted as a dinner "give-away" on the Rosie O'Donnell Show and the Late Show with David Letterman.
    Wallsé, North America
  344 W. 11th St. - New York, NY           
While decidedly elegant, Chef Gutenbrunner avoided the hype associated with many New York restaurants, intending instead to allow Wallsé to develop a personality which was heavily contributed to by his clients. The restaurant quickly found its balance as both a destination for discerning diners and a neighborhood haunt for West Villagers.
Although it has been granted numerous rave reviews and awards, Chef Gutenbrunner takes the most pride in the stable base of customers who return to Wallsé again and again.
    Lincoln Ristorante, North America
  142 West 65th Street - New York, NY            
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The latest incarnation of famed restaurateur (and longtime Patina Restaurant Group CEO) Nick Valenti's commitment to bringing the ultimate in culinary experiences to the nation's leading cultural institutions. Lincoln combines high-concept design with the impeccable contemporary Italian cuisine of Chef Jonathan Benno. Valenti worked closely with the architectural firm of Diller, Scofidio + Renfro to create Lincoln's unique design featuring glass walls, signature sloping lawn roof and a spectacular view of the reflecting pool and the Henry Moore sculpture. The restaurant's environment is both comfortable and refined – with an open kitchen, bar, lounge, two dining rooms and private dining accommodations.
    Fratelli, South America
  Av. Sernambetiba, 2916 - Barra da Tijuca - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
Uma casa para os amantes da boa mesa. Da reconhecida carta de vinhos ao atendimento impecável, passando pela riqueza de sua cozinha, tudo é cuidado nos mínimos detalhes para proporcionar momentos únicos. Risoto de parmesão com foie gras é imperdível.
    Aureole, North America
  34 E. 61st Street - (Park Madison-Aves.) - New York, NY             
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Charlie Palmer's unabashed, energetic signature Progressive American cuisine first took root in the original townhouse location of Aureole, where the chef made an early commitment to farm over factory food. Today, Aureole shines at the spectacular Bank of America Tower at One Bryant Park, the most environmentally advanced skyscraper in the world.
    il Buco, North America
  47 Bond Street - Manhattan - New York, NY           
David Rosengarten of Gourmet Magazine calls Il Buco "one of the best, most exciting restaurants in the whole of America ... Lately, after a string of spectacular evenings at Il Buco, I've been uttering the restaurant's name in response to the question 'What restaurant should I go to on my one night in New York?'. To my taste, Il Buco is that good, and that special ..." Mediterranean cuisine, using the best locally sourced and imported artisanal ingredients served in a warm and welcoming environment.
    Gramercy Tavern, North America
  422 West 20th Street - New York, NY            
A revival and renewal of the classic American tavern, Gramercy Tavern offers refined, seasonal American cuisine, warm hospitality and unparalleled service.
    Blue Fin, North America
  W Times Square Hotel - New York, NY            
The rave reviews keep coming for our Broadway debut in the W Times Square! Awarded two stars from the NY Times, NY Post, Daily News and Crain's, Blue Fin is a must-see (and eat) smash hit.
Featuring the talent of Executive Chef Eric Woods in a Yabu Pushelberg-designed setting in the W Times Square, Blue Fin oohs and aahs its audience with a prominent Raw Bar featuring shrimp, lobster, clams and oysters. The sushi menu serenades with the Chilean Sea Bass Roll with Sweet Miso Glaze and the Sesame Crusted Shrimp Roll with Orange Curry Sauce sharing the spotlight.
    Giuseppe Grill, South America
  Av. Bartolomeu Mitre, 370 - Leblon - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
O Giuseppe Grill é uma grata surpresa do momento em que se abrem suas portas de entrada na Rua Bartolomeu Mitre até a hora da saída, combinando conceitos modernos mundiais de gastronomia, ambiente e serviço, e o melhor da tradição do churrasco carioca, com carta de vinhos especialmente elaborada para acompanhar as iguarias. No Giuseppe Grill é possível sentar-se e degustar de finas fatias de maminha rosada por dentro e dourada nas pontas acompanhada da mais típica farofa de ovo ou, se preferir, pedir um verdadeiro bife de chorizo acompanhado de uma levíssima salada. Tudo feito sobre uma genuína churrasqueira a carvão. Excelente costela de boi, filé mignon, lombinho, capa de filé – e também às carnes grelhadas argentinas – baby-beef, steak ao sal grosso, bife de tira, fraldinha.
    21 Club, North America
  21 West 52nd Street - New York, NY             
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    Bobby Van's Steakhouse, North America
  25 Broad Street - Financial District - New York, NY           
Bobby Van's Steakhouse and Grill located across from the New York Stock Exchange uses the original 1898 structure to create lush and evocative dining rooms filled with dark wood, cream-colored walls and beautiful chandeliers. Pass through the glass entrance of the steakhouse into the grand dining room with 20' ceilings to face a gorgeous 20-foot bar and a floor-to-ceiling wall of wine and liquor. Dine under the soft lighting of the grand chandeliers and enjoy succulent 28-day dry-aged prime steaks and the freshest seafood.
    O Navegador, South America
  Av. Rio Branco, 180 6º andar Clube Naval - Centro - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
Situado há 30 anos no prédio histórico do Clube Naval, o restaurante O Navegador é parada obrigatória no circuito gastronômico do centro da cidade. Nos seus salões espaçosos são fechados negócios; advogados e políticos se reúnem ou, simplesmente, grupos de amigos se encontram, contando sempre com a privacidade e o silêncio necessários. O espaço do restaurante O Navegador é, sem dúvida, o local ideal para seus almoços pessoais ou de negócios. O charme e o requinte do prédio de 1908, tombado pelo Patrimônio Histórico, tornam-no um verdadeiro oásis na agitação do Centro da cidade.
    Giuseppe Grill, South America
  Rua da Quitanda, 49 - Centro - Rio de Janiro, RJ           
O Giuseppe Grill é uma grata surpresa do momento em que se abrem suas portas de entrada na Rua da Quitanda até a hora da saída. Um mix perfeito entre o arrojo dos conceitos modernos mundiais de gastronomia, ambiente e serviço, e o melhor da tradição do churrasco carioca. A carta de vinhos foi especialmente elaborada para acompanhar o churrasco.
    Esch Café/La Casa del Habano, South America
  R. do Rosário, 107 - Centro - Rio de Janeiro, RJ           
Esch Café consagrou-se como o bar, restaurante e tabacaria mais elegante do Rio de Janeiro - e com muitas razões para tanto. É o bar mais aconchegante para quem procura um ambiente sofisticado para relaxar depois do trabalho, com muito jazz e bons aperitivos. É, também, o restaurante ideal para almoços e jantares, com irresistível menu inovador, constantemente com novidades deliciosas. Esch Café é a sua escolha mais segura para momentos de fina descontração.