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Sweeten up your date night with a chocolate tasting at Alegio Chocolaté, which prides itself on not using vanilla to up the flavor of their chocolates, unlike most brands. Situated in Hotel Shattuck Plaza in Downtown Berkeley, Five is a stylish, classy, fine dining restaurant, sans pretension.
In addition to sampling some of the highest quality bean-to-bar chocolates around, you’ll learn about its history and how their chocolate is made, and have the chance to ask any and all the questions you may have about the world of cocoa. With a glamorous chandelier, fully stocked bar, large white columns, high ceilings, dark wood furniture and plenty of natural light, Five is a romantic restaurant, perfect for a night out.
This collective opened as a small cheese shop in 1967.
Today the cheese store offers an espresso bar and more than 400—yep, 400—different types of cheese, along with freshly baked breads and pastries daily.
Though the sandwiches are impressively stacked, you simply cannot miss out on Gregoire’s crispy potato puffs, which have gained cult-like status in the Bay Area. Crispy on the outside, yet buttery and dense on the inside, these puffs are akin to fried mash potatoes balls on steroids.
Beyond food, Ghetto wellness — meditation, yoga, therapy and massage – is at Brooklyn’s HealHaus.
Literary inspiration comes courtesy of a new bar-slash-bookshop in the Bronx called The Lit Bar.
Swing by at lunch to pick up a “sando of the day” which features specials such as the braised pork leg with BBQ sauce, slaw, pickled red onions, jalapeño vinaigrette and aioli on a sweet deli roll.
This chocolate shop is a no-chew zone; in other words, it’s for real chocolate connoisseurs only.
I don’t care about the bells and whistles if the food isn’t delicious.” Attaboy for Korean fine-dining; Uncle Boons and Uncle Boons Sister for Thai with a New York attitude; and Crown Shy in the financial district, where their — a warehouse comprising test kitchen, studio and art gallery – was born. It offered them the opportunity to be positive and conspicuous members of the local community, whilst bringing artful glamour to their ends.