Our friends at Taste Savant, a new, highly curated restaurant discovery site, are making it easier than ever to find quality restaurants in New York. Taste Savant curates and aggregates reviews and restaurants only from trusted sources including your friends, restaurant critics, chefs, bloggers, and other legitimate users. You won’t find 10,000 restaurants in NY and 1000 reviews per restaurant from people you don’t know on their site; but rather you’ll find only the very best restaurants and reviews from people you trust. Taste Savant makes it a cinch to find your next dining destination, and Savored is now collaborating with them to help you save a few bucks in the process! Using their website, search “dining deals” under occasions, to find restaurants that are Savored-approved and start saving on your next meal out. Here are some of their favorites that fit the bill:
Not only are critics raving about Alain Allegretti’s fabulous Mediterranean fare, but also some of Taste Savant’s most discerning users have given it a thumbs up. Decked out with all the charms of an art-deco eatery straight from the south of France, La Promenade Des Anglais is not to be missed. Be sure to try the prosciutto and clam croquettes, which were highly recommended by Pete Wells of the New York Times.
With an expansive menu and a nearly unparalleled wine list, Parea Bistro is undoubtedly one of the best Greek restaurants in New York City. Chef Ioannis Benetos approaches Greek cuisine with a curious level of sophistication, finding new assignments for seemingly hackneyed ingredients, thereby transforming ordinary, rustic Greek fare into elegant, refined plates. Digging in at Parea Bistro is akin to excavating the myriad of age-old Greek flavors and the lengthy heritage of the Mediterranean palate. The perfect destination for a date night, or to impress out-of-town guests, Parea Bistro will be sure to entice all types of diners with this novel approach to classic Greek food.
Zakary Pelaccio’s popular group of Fatty restaurants has expanded even further, taking New York City by storm with his new Southeast Asian-inspired fare. A thrilling exploration of all things spicy, sour, sweet, and bitter, these casual eateries continue Pelaccio’s trend of outrageously flavorful and brazenly original fare. It has been hailed by critics as “innovative”, “creative”, and even “irresistible”. Now, with discounts from Savored, it’s time to venture into this new flavor dimension and take it for a spin yourself!
A universally beloved Italian restaurant on the Upper West Side, Pomodoro Rosso’s acclaim is affirmed time and time again by Taste Savant users and critics alike. It’s unassuming exterior hides a true gastronomic gem, serving up some of the best comfort-Italian food in New York City. One of Taste Savant’s toughest critics recalled that her party of six “loved every single one of our dishes.” Perfect for casual get togethers, Pomodoro Rosso is sure to engender that warm and fuzzy feeling we all get when digging into a huge plate of fresh, homemade pasta.
A culinary oasis on the Upper East Side, one Taste Savant user assured the “food is worth the travel.” Offering some of the most inventive and delicious Mexican food in New York City, Maya will be sure to please a vast spectrum of diners, from those in search of a family friendly joint to those looking to impress a first date. The festive decor perfectly complements the flavorful food; highlights include a subtle roasted corn soup and a luscious grilled pork in a pumpkin seed sauce.