Anyone been to Ideya?
- Hal Hendershot Jan 16, 1999 06:04 PM
Anyone been here yet? It sounds good but the location
(W. B'way in Soho) doesn't hold much promise. Any
comments would be appreciated!
I was just there and it was great. Instead of plain
chips 'n salsa, they serve thin plantain chips with the
best salsa I've ever had. I think its mango, but not
sure. Really good flan for desert. Not cheap, but
great latin food. Did I mention the salsa...?
i love it! i love the bartender, who will give you the
history of a killer drink called "pocion de mi
salvacion" whick will make you want to run naked down
the street. and i love the nuyorican chef, who comes
from my nabe in the bronx and has a chicken special
that actually made me enjoy eating chicken (it's got
chorizo in it). there's also a fine snapper borrachado,
braised in brazilian firewater. if you go at merienda
time (4-6) for snacks, it's quiet and warm and you can
have yuca empanadas which are better than the ones my
family used to make. it's not perfect, but it's got