Lists

Updated constantly, depending on mood.

 

Kelsi's Top Ten in Seattle

 

SAN FERMO
Ballard, Seattle
Website
Mafaldine alla carbonara
+ beet salad.

COPINE
North Ballard, Seattle
Website
"Scotch egg" + poulet en crepinette.

MR. GYRO
Ballard/Wallingford/Greenwood
Website
Lamb/beef gyro sandwich or gyro plate + greek fries.

CANON [bar]
Capitol Hill, Seattle
Website
Any. Cocktail.
Literally.

KEDAI MAKAN
Capitol Hill, Seattle
Website
Beef brisket noodle + nasi biryani ayam + any nasi goreng.

 

SPINASSE
Capitol Hill, Seattle
Website
Tajarin al burro e salvia + cippolini ripiene.

MANEKI
Int'l District, Seattle
Website
Black cod collar miso or sukiyaki + kaibashira bata-yaki.

ZIG ZAG [bar]
Downtown, Seattle
Website
Manhattan or
bartender's choice.

ASADERO EL MESQUITE
Ballard, Seattle
Website
Any of the Asados + toritos
+ a margarita.

LA ISLA
Ballard, Seattle
Website
Pernil divino or mofongo, if available + empanadillas.

 
 

Donica's Top Ten in NYC

 

CONCORD HILL
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Website
Veggie scramble special
+ soju bloody mary.

TERAKAWA RAMEN
Hell's Kitchen, Manhattan
Website
Shoyu ramen + pork gyoza
+ Sapporo.

NAM NAM
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Website
Pork banh mi
+ taro bubble tea.

SAGE
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Website
Pad see ew with chicken + extra broccoli.

RAMONA [bar]
Greenpoint, Brooklyn
Website
The Handsome Grandson or their take on a basil Mexican mule.

 

FRANKEL'S DELI
Greenpoint, Brooklyn
Website
Potato latkes + any
sandwich on a bagel.

TURNTABLE
LES/Midtown, Manhattan
Website
Garlic soy korean fried chicken + hush puppies + grilled corn.

IL PASSATORE
Bushwick, Brooklyn
Website
Any pasta special with mushrooms + roasted octopus.

SAUVAGE
Greenpoint, Brooklyn
Website
Organic chicken + yogurt sorbet dessert.

M NOODLE SHOP
Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Website
Sesame pancake w/roast pork + double pan fried noodles.