My Next Great Meal Hit List. Comments? Additions?

There are a lot of restaurants I currently need to check off my list. Below are some of the ones I am trying to hit next by neighborhood. Help me choose what’s next by telling me what you want to read about!

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Brooklyn Chelsea East Village/LES
Blanca Del Posto – DONE! Alder – DONE!
Chef’s Table at Brooklyn Fare Montmartre Edi & The Wolf
Diner – DONE! Corkbuzz Chelsea Market Graffiti
Egg – DONE! Barchetta Ippudo
Pies-N-Thighs Empire Diner L’Apicio – DONE!
The Elm *NEW* BEC Mighty Quinn’s
Vinegar Hill House Northern Spy
Arrogant Swine Prune
*NEW* Marlow and Sons Cherche Midi – DONE!
Bar Primi – DONE!
Empellon al Pastor
Dirty French
*NEW* Dirt Candy
*NEW* Virginia’s
Gramery/Flatiron Greenwich Village Hell’s Kitchen
Maialino – DONE! Carbone – DONE! Route 66
Maysville Claudette – DONE!
elan *NEW* Il Mulino
Gramercy Tavern – DONE!
*NEW* Cosme
Little Italy Lower East Side Meatpacking
La Esquina Back Forty – DONE! *NEW* Untitled
Maison O Barrio Chino
Clinton St. Baking Company – DONE!
Root + Bone – DONE!
*NEW* Cata
*NEW* Mission Chinese
Midtown East Midtown West Murray Hill
*NEW* The Polo Bar Le Bernadin Salvation Taco
Quality Italian
*NEW* Milos
Nolita NoHo SoHo
Estela Il Buco – DONE! Charlie Bird – DONE!
Musket Room Gato – DONE!
Black Seed Bagels
Egg Shop
Upper East Side Upper West Side West Village
Hospoda Bustan – DONE! Beatrice Inn
Penrose Bobo
*NEW* Pizza Beach Dell’anima
*NEW* Jones Wood Foundry Hudson Clearwater – DONE!
*NEW* August Joseph Leonard
RedFarm – DONE!
Bar Sardine
The Clam
Grand Banks
*NEW* American Cut