Recommended by : Francois Payard (Chef/Owner, Payard), Hal Rubenstein (Editor-at-Large, InStyle), Brett Heyman (Fashion Designer)

Cuisine:Italian, Pizza. Price: $$. Location: .

Compared to the setting of a Fellini film by Womenswear Daily (a comparison we love), this Upper East Side Florentine Trattoria is the kind of restaurant you really would find when travelling through Italy. The aesthetic is that of a classic Italian trattoria with an elevated “scene…”

“It’s a great place to go any day of the week when you have nothing in your fridge.” – Francois Payard (Chef/Owner, Payard)