Taim

www.taimfalafel.com         222 Waverly Pl. (At 7th Ave) NYC

I had snack time at Taim West Village. They opened their Mediterranean restaurant Balaboosta on Mulberry St a couple years ago but they are known for their first Falafel spot Taim. Now they are under construction to open a second Taim next to Balaboosta in Nolita. I can’t wait!!!!

Ps – Taim in Nolita is opened October 2012.  45 Spring St ( corner of Mulberry St )

Img_1982

Sabich slices if eggplant, fried, layered with an organic hard boiled egg. served with hummus, israeli salad, tahini and amba sauce $7.25

Img_1997

Taim’s Homemade French Fries* served with our delicious saffron aioli $4.75

Continue reading

Advertisements

Souvlaki GR

www.souvlakigr.com    116 Stanton St ( Btw Ludlow St & Essex St ) 

Full Patrolling Report Coming Soon……………Souvlaki GR was originally a popular food truck business before it opened in this spot. It is the perfect snack spot!! Sooo cheap & good!!!! Snack & lunch YES!!! For dinner not so… only one kind of white & red wine!!!! Classy…LOL”

Overall Food Atmosphere Price
♥♥♥ ♥♥ ♥♥♥
$$1/2
Img_0664

Chicken and Pork Souvlaki Stick $2 each♥♥♥1/2

Img_0661

Greek Burger ground beef and spices charcoal grilled & served inside a pita with feta, tomato, red onion and our tzatziki sauce $5.5 ♥♥♥1/2

Chicken Or Pork Pita Souvlaki charcoal grilled meat inside a warm pita with fresh tomato, slice of red onion, french fries (inside) and tzatziki sauce $4.5

Veggie Pita Souvlaki chopped cucumber, red onion, fresh tomato & kalamata olives, drizzled with tzatziki and wrapped in a warm pita $4

Img_0628

Hand-Cut Fries sprinkled with oregano, salt & pepper $4 ♥♥♥ 

Img_0740

Horiatiki (Greek) chopped cucumber, red onion, tomato, kalamata olives, feta, oregano, & lemon olive oil dressing $7   ♥♥1/2

Please follow me on Pinterest & Tumblr & Instragram

Blog_badge_s

Pylos

www.pylosrestaurant.com 128 E 7th St

Pylos is a cute greek restaurant located in the East Village. This resty is a great place for a date, friends, or to bring the parents (yes, I say with parents because the crowd is not too young or hipster.) Pylos is small, cute, and elegant with great food; but maybe not so much for big groups. Many years ago I had my birthday gathering here but I don’t remember it as perfect for that occasion. As soon as you walk in this place you will see the whole ceiling is all covered by ceramic vases. The front room is nice but my favorite is the back room. It’s a better atmosphere with great energy by the regular table and counter tables. How many cute greek restaurants do you know of in the city ? Compared with Italian restaurant and other cuisines, there isn’t many great Greek eateries to choose from. I don’t come here often, but if someone were to ask me my recommendation for a good Mediterranean restaurant I would recommend Pylos. It’s great food, a cute space, and the price is fair. This time my order was a bit off, so please don’t get an idea of what to order by my food photos. The Lamb Chops are classic and was perfectly marinated and cooked but it wasn’t my personal top choice. I do recommend to order the Roasted Red Pepper filled with spicy feta and Lamb Shank for sure !!!

Overall Food Atmosphere Price
♥♥♥♥ ♥♥♥  ♥♥♥  $$$ 

 

Dsc01482

Paidakia Galaktos Stin Schara Me Imam Kai Mora Patates marinated grilled baby lamb chops, served with mini stuffed eggplants and fingerling potatoes  $28  ♥♥♥

Dsc01476

Piperia Gemisti Me Kafteri Feta roasted red pepper filled with spicy feta whipped with sweet and hot peppers  $11  ♥♥♥♥

 

Dsc01474

Poikilia a trio of greece’s three best dipping sauces-tzatziki, the thick, tangy yogurt dip; taramosalata, the robust and lemony fish roe dip; and melitzanosalata, a luscious eggplant condiment made with char-grilled eggplants and extra-virgin greek olive oil  $11  ♥♥♥

Dsc01475

Htapothi Scharas classic grilled, marinated octopus with a balsamic reduction sauce and capers  $14 ♥♥♥

Dsc01477

 Mavro Lavraki Ston Fourno whole black sea bass, oven braised and served with seasonal vegetables $27

Photo_413

Lamb Shank $21

Photo_220

 Garides Ouzo large shrimp cooked in a light ouzo and tomato cream sauce $13♥♥♥1/2

Photo_312
Dsc01483

back room counter seat

Please follow me on Pinterest & Tumblr & Instragram

Blog_badge_s