empire state south

this past weekend, we were actually in town, not working, and had no definite plans. we had not been out on a date night in a very long time, and it was the perfect opportunity to try a new restaurant that opened down the street from us called Empire State South.

expecting the contemporary, trendy decor and loud acoustics that usually prevails in new restaurants today- i was taken back. when you walk back to the main entrance, there is a nice patio with a pristine courtyard to wait for your table. inside, there is a rustic feel but extremely welcoming and homey.


perfectly seasoned boiled peanuts



yeast roll & grilled sour dough bread served with honey butter



excellent scallops (really, really, good!)



and the best part: it's in the heart of midtown



1 Comment

Filed under restaurants

One response to “empire state south

  1. Pingback: monday night splurge | Moda Nuovo

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s