Tony Dapolito Recreation Center
This West Village center (formerly the Carmine) has one of Manhattan's best public pools, but it’s only available to members ($75 for a...
This three-screen cinema screens an astounding array of independent films, revivals and career retrospectives from greats like Sidney...
Jacques Torres Chocolate
Known as Mr Chocolate, French chocolatier Jacques Torres lives on a boat, fishes for striped bass out of the harbor and still manages to...
Lonely Planet review
SOB stands for Sounds of Brazil, but it isn’t limited to samba: you can shake it to Afro-Cuban music, salsa, reggae and African pop, both live and on the turntable. SOB’s hosts dinner shows nightly but it doesn’t really start jumping until 2am.