The caramelized french toast. Can't go wrong with any choice here. Make sure to go to the lobby to find a place to sit. Tons of chairs and couches. Free wifi code at the front desk. Read more.
Don't be intimidated by GQ magazine's labeling of The Smile as "The White-Hot Center of New York Cool." This basement cafe is welcoming and casual. Try the roast-beef sandwich ($11.50). Read more.
Get up close with Lorin Stein – of America's most important literary magazine, the Paris Review. Stein will be @McNally Jackson tonight to talk about the future of the publication in the Internet age. Read more.