New York, New York Guide (B): Eats: New York – Vol. 2

Eats: New York – Vol. 2
No matter how near or far you are from home, a recommendation for a good restaurant or bar is always nice to have. EATS is a collection of places that I’ve enjoyed during my travels.

Marta

I recently met an old New Yorker at a wedding who claimed Marta is the best Roman-style pizza in the city (and the only exception he will make to his no-carb diet). Shortly after, a friend forwarded me a Condé Nast Traveler video with a similar recommendation from a reputable Rome-based food writer, so obviously we couldn’t pass up the opportunity to investigate these claims ourselves (obviously). Located in the posh Redbury Hotel near the Flatiron District and Madison Square Park, Marta boasts an equally as posh yet inviting interior where the wood-burning ovens take center stage. Its menu offers a variety of inventive dishes that put an upscale twist on Italian classics with an emphasis on seasonal and local ingredients, but we were there with a singular focus: pizza. You’ll also find an extensive all-Italian wine list, along with a decent selection beer and seasonal cocktails like the hard-to-pass-up Spritz 1935 and Bottle-Aged Negroni.

We started off with the Marta Mista salad (which was a little on the small side for 2 people to share) and ordered 2 different pizzas, a traditional Margherita from the pizza rosse selection and the Fiori di Zucca from the piazza bianche section. Both did not disappoint, with cracker-thin, crispy crust and just the right amount of ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: Eats: New York – Vol. 2
Guide Location: USA » New York
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Sight(s) featured in this guide: Marta   Souvlaki GR   Bistro Citron   P.J. Clarke’s   Bread & Tulips  
Author: Jessica Trumble
Read it on author's website: https://boardingpasstraveler.com/2016/08/01/eats-new-york-vol-2/

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