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Recommended: Kelly Rutherford (Actress)

This Upper East Side spot draws in a chic Euro crowd, and is dependable for refined dishes from France and Italy. With reasonable prices for the area, and a good variety on its menu – it’s a good go-to if you’re in the area.


Recommended by: Kelly Rutherford (Actress)

With a dark and exclusive atmosphere, Crown is one of those new, New York spots where people go to see and be seen. It’s a fun scene – and a gorgeous restaurant – with a great contemporary American menu. Make a Reservation.

Eleni’s Cookies

Recommended by: Kelly Rutherford (Actress)

With a location in Manhattan’s iconic Chelsea Market, as well as the Upper East Side, Eleni’s cookies is a delightfully playful bakery whose packaging is as delicious as the treats inside. With so many edgy dessert spots coming down the pipeline, it’s a relief to see Eleni’s unpretentious bright pastels, frosted cookies, and personalized favors. ...

Lady M Cake Boutique

Recommended by: Kelly Rutherford (Actress)

Lady M treats pastry and dessert less as food and more as art. Just stop by their window on the Upper East Side; you may at first confuse the location for a high-priced jewelry or clothing store. Luckily, we here at The New Potato have tried it all – from the mille crepes, to the ...

William Greenberg Desserts

Recommended by: Kelly Rutherford (Actress)

William Greenberg has been a dessert staple in New York for forty-two years. Whether it be their famous black & white cookies, hamantaschen, linzer tortes or butter cookies, they’ve been pleasing the sweet tooth of every New Yorker for decades (and most likely will for decades to come).

ABC Kitchen

Recommended by: Alfred Portale (Chef/Co-Owner, Gotham Bar & Grill), Kelly Rutherford (Actress), Gail Simmons (Judge, Top Chef), Rebecca Minkoff (Fashion Designer), Athena Calderone (Interior Designer), Alex Guarnaschelli (Chef, Iron Chef), Chelsea Leyland (International DJ), Hanako Maeda (Fashion Designer), Amirah Kassem (Baker/Owner, Flourshop), Eva Chen (Editor-in-Chief, Lucky Magazine), Ariel Foxman (Editor-in-Chief, InStyle), Brad Goreski (Stylist), Meghan Markle (Actress), Martha Stewart, Erica Domesek (P.S. – I Made This), Robert Bohr (Co-Owner/Sommelier, Charlie Bird), Marta Milans (Actress), Kim Kassel (Suite 1521), Lizzie Tisch (Suite 1521), Jennifer Fisher (Jewelry Designer) Anne Fulenwider (Editor-in-Chief, Marie Claire), Jane Larkworthy (Beauty Director, W Magazine), Andrew Bevan (Style Features Director, Teen Vogue), Jenni Kayne (Fashion Designer), Rachelle Lefevre (Actress), Linda Wells (Editor-in-Chief, Allure), Parker Posey (Actress), Ramya Giangola (Fashion Consultant), Elizabeth Cutler (Founder, SoulCycle), Tiffani Thiessen (Actress)

This organic, local concept from Jean-Georges is known for its seamless cuisine, and it’s prime locale in the ABC Carpet and Home space. The menu is constantly changing, the space is as amazingly curated as the home store, and the prices are high but well worth the splurge. Make a Reservation. “I love going to ABC ...

Stuffed Mushrooms

From Kelly Rutherford, Actress

Kelly Rutherford may light up the set of Gossip Girl, but she’s also lighting up our Thanksgiving this week with her recipe for Stuffed Mushrooms. The actress took some time away from the set to share an heirloom recipe from her Mom. It’s definitely a dish worth testing out this year, either on the big ...

Kelly Rutherford

Gossip Girl

We’ve all fallen in love with actress Kelly Rutherford, known best for her role as Lily Van Der Woodsen on Gossip Girl. On and off the screen, Ms. Rutherford is a favorite New Yorker of ours. Here, the upper east sider takes us through her favorite spots, which we’re sure our readers will be visiting ...

Lisa Perry Keeps Candy Everywhere

And Says Less Is More

We’ve always loved designer Lisa Perry’s penchant for sixties and seventies style, and when it’s this cold out, a girl needs bold colors and fun geometry when it comes to her wardrobe. We sat down with Perry to see what she’s coveting right now, what her dream dinner party is comprised of and why she ...

Valentine’s Day Dinner at Crown

TNP x Editorialist

Whether you’re in a phase where you love or hate Valentine’s Day (come on, we’ve all been on both sides of the spectrum), you can still appreciate a little accessorizing. We teamed up (for the second time) with the accessory gurus from Editorialist to curate the perfect Valentine’s Day dinner at a quintessential New York ...

Simon Doonan

Creative Ambassador to Barneys, Part 2

And so continues our Long Day’s Journey into Barneys with Simon Doonan. We’ve moved from Goyard luggage and Tom Ford shades to Saint Laurent gowns and juices from Genes. Today, Barneys is our Cirque de Soleil and Doonan is our ringmaster, ushering us through the  floors and floors of clothing and accessories with the greatest ...

Simon Doonan

Creative Ambassador to Barneys New York, Part 1

THE OTHER ICONS It’s hard to imagine waking up in the morning at your absolute favorite store in the world. For Simon Doonan, Creative Ambassador to Barneys New York, that fantasy can be a reality. We here at The New Potato insisted on being locked in Barneys with Doonan for the day, because is there ...

Sean Largotta

Crown Group Hospitality

Everywhere, finance guys are shedding the three-piece-suit, going into the restaurant industry, and seriously rocking it. This week we sat down with one of the greatest examples of this trend – ex-financier Sean Largotta of Crown Group Hospitality – who taught us a bit about the numbers game that is restaurateur-ing (He still hasn’t dropped ...

Derek Blasberg

Editor at Large, Harper’s Bazaar

Derek Blasberg reigns when it comes to fashion and 21st century etiquette. The fashion writer, editor and best-selling author has become the watchword on a number of culture topics – and we thought there was no better way to have a grand New York fashion week finale. As editor at large at Harper’s Bazaar, VMAN, ...

Alexandra Wilkis Wilson

Gilt Groupe

There isn’t someone more suited to the task of giving us our second New York City guide than Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, co-founder and CMO of Gilt Groupe. Six years ago there were sample sales…today, there’s Gilt Groupe. Wilson has always been innately entrepreneurial; she started out working around the globe for household names like Bulgari and ...

John DeLucie

The Lion

Chef and proprietor John DeLucie has opened two restaurants in the past two years; the Upper East Side’s new hot spot Crown and the West Village’s place to be seen, The Lion. It was hard to resist talking with this visionary, also the founding chef of The Waverley Inn and author of the memoir The Hunger. Each ...

Daniel Kafie


Daniel Kafie divides his time between Buenos Aires, Sao Paolo and New York, running Vostu, the largest social gaming company in Latin America and Brazil. Reaching more than 50 million people on social networks like Facebook and Orkut, this 29 year old CEO still finds time to let us in on his favorite New York ...

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