restaurants w/ sleek modern minimal decor? 2011 edition
I origianally posted this question 4 years ago, but it's my mom's birthday once again, and I need to find a new aestheically pleasing restaurant:
It's my mom's birthday next week & I want to take her out for a birthday dinner. I would love some suggestions. She's a big fan of restaurants that have a sleek modern design (minimal and/or industrial a plus!). I want to say "style over substance" but it would help if the food was good too! Any cuisine will do except Indian,Thai or Japanese. She's a hip lady, but it doesn't have to be too "sceney" either. I'm also willing to splurge a bit.
FYI She's already been to the Modern at MoMa, Perry St, Public, The Wright, Morimoto, Delicatessen
Thanks for your help!
If your mom hasn't been to Aldea, the space was previously used for industrial purposes, and the decor is sleek modern.
Photos of the space:
A major plus: Chef George Mendes' Portuguese-inspired New American cuisine is superb.
31 West 17th Street, New York, NY 10011
Corton is very sleek. All white and minimalist. Food is stylish and tasty too.
239 West Broadway, New York, NY 10013