Recommended by : Eugene Remm (EMM Group), Gail Simmons (Judge, Top Chef), Chelsea Leyland (International DJ), Amirah Kassem (Baker/Owner, Flour Shop), Cynthia Rowley (Fashion Designer), Norah O’Donnell (CBS This Morning), Chris Cannon (Restaurateur, All’onda), Elizabeth Cutler (Founder, SoulCycle)

Cuisine:Chinese. Price: $$. Location: .

Chinese cuisine with greenmarket sensibility – you don’t hear the phrase often. But it’s how this new, New York favorite in the heart of the West Village describes itself. It’s no wonder the ownership duo consists of a Chinese food expert and a Dim Sum master chef – it’s a modern, innovative approach to classic Chinese.