PROFILE: Midtown Lunch’er “Lee”

Every Tuesday we turn over the site to a different Midtown Lunch’er for his or her recommendations for the best lunch in Midtown. This week it’s Lee, a social media strategist who is obsessed with nachos.

Name: Lee

Age: 26

Occupation: Social Media Strategist and also Founder of Nachos NY

Where in Midtown do you Work?: I work at Morpheus Media in the Chelsea area.

Favorite Kind of Food: Mexican, Indian, Thai, Burgers and Buffalo Chicken.

Least Favorite Kind of Food: Bad Sushi (my girlfriend’s parents own a delicious place), Seafood

Favorite Place(s) to Eat Lunch in Midtown: Double ShackBurger at Shake Shack, 3Bs Special Burger and Fresh Roast Turkey at Food Parc (on 30th btw. 6+7th), The Roast Pork sub at No. 7 Sub

“Go-To” Lunch Place You and Your Coworkers Eat at Too Often? Sunac, this place we call “Soda and Beer” and its your basic deli and Chipotle. Yuck.

Place(s) you discovered thanks to Midtown Lunch? Food 32 (on 32nd btw. B’way+5th), I haven’t been a lot but when I have been, it has been delicious.

If you could work anywhere (just because of the lunch) where would it be and why? Lower East Side, my favorite nachos are there at El Maguey Y La Tuna. Meatball Shop is there as is Tiny’s Giant Sandwich Shop.

Anything you’d like to ask the Midtown Lunch readers? It’s been two years since Midtown Lunch has given recommendations for nachos, do you have any new tips for nachos and even for guacamoles or quesos?

Got an answer for Lee? Put it in the comments. And, as always, if you want to be next week’s Profiled: Midtown Lunch’er (or know somebody you’d like to nominate) email


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