PROFILE: Midtown Lunch’er “Rose”
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 Rose, a legal recruiter who doesn’t like pub food but would be very happy at a all you can eat pasta buffet.
Occupation: Legal Recruiting
Where in Midtown do you work? Law firm at 55th and 3rd.
Favorite Kind of Food: Mediterranean
Least Favorite Kind of Food: Pub food
Favorite Place(s) to Eat Lunch in Midtown: Omar’s (on 55th btw Lex+3rd) for their falafel platter with Baba Ganoush, Hummus. Pampano Taqueria (on 3rd btw. 49+50th) for their alambre Quesadilla.
Good Health Burger (on 53rd btw. 2+3rd) for their good health burger deluxe. Taksim (on 2nd btw. 54+55th) for stuffed vine leaves. Midtown Restaurant (on 55th btw Lex+3rd) for a greek salad or chicken souvlaki platter. Anything on the Chola buffet (on 58th btw. 2+3rd).
“Go-To” Lunch Place You and Your Coworkers Eat at Too Often? Chipotle
Place you discovered thanks to Midtown Lunch? Urban Lobster Shack
If you could work anywhere (just because of the lunch) where would it be and why? Rome. Since this is a fantasy, I would eat a great bowl of pasta every day and never get fat.
Anything you’d like to ask the midtown lunch readers? What’s the maximum number of blocks you are willing to walk for a good lunch.
Got an answer for Rose? Put it in the comments. Want to be next week’s Profiled: Midtown Lunch’er (or know somebody you’d like to nominate)? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.