1. Anfora

34 8th Ave (at Jane St), New York, NY
Wine Bar · West Village · 71 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: The wine list is great. For a red, get the Chenin!

2. Hudson River Park

West Side Hwy (btwn Battery Pl and 59th St), New York, NY
Park · West Village · 84 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: You haven't seen New York City if you haven't run/walk/biked up and down Hudson River Park. The best place to lay out in the summer if you can't get to a beach.

3. Cafe Minerva

302 W 4th St (Bank St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 113 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Brunch is delicious, though servings are fairly small. Go for the pancakes and frittata. For afternoons and evenings, get a $20 bottle of wine to wind down. Service has never been its forte.

4. Magnolia Bakery

401 Bleecker St (W 11th St), New York, NY
Bakery · West Village · 365 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Banana pudding, always.

5. Citi Bike Station

W 14th St & 10th Ave (The High Line), New York, NY
Bike Rental / Bike Share · Meatpacking District · 2 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: There is usually a handful of bikes available, no matter what the time.

6. Manhattan Plaza Health Club (MPHC)

482 W 43rd St (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY
Gym · Hell's Kitchen · 30 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Its great to have a pool, climbing wall, tennis courts, fitness classes and a juice bar/health market all in one facility in the neighborhood.

7. Toscanini's

899 Main St (at Sidney St.), Cambridge, MA
Ice Cream Shop · 235 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: my favorites: earl grey, white coffee and pumpkin spice!

8. Infinite Corridor

MIT, Cambridge, MA
General College & University · MIT · 6 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Overrated.

9. B&G Oysters

550 Tremont St, Boston, MA
Seafood Restaurant · South End · 99 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Our server was fantastic, and she was very helpful in choosing the best oysters of the night. The red snapper, swordfish, halibut and cod were cooked well, but lacked that special something.

10. Wölffer Estate Vineyards

139 Sagg Rd (at Montauk Hwy), Sagaponack, NY
Vineyard · 51 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: // the best rosé on the east coast [so far].

11. Scodel NYC - Chelsea

260 W 26th St (8th Ave), New York, NY
Residential Building (Apartment / Condo) · Chelsea · 1 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: S & F are the best hosts! Give Bentley a kiss, grab a flute of champagne and enjoy the downtown view.

The Betches Den is one of themodman’s tips.

12. The Betches Den

New York, NY
Yoga Studio · Lincoln Square · 2 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: // fattys live here

13. Hanro of Switzerland

806 Washington St (Gansevoort), New York, NY
Lingerie Store · West Village · 2 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Hanro of Switzerland was founded in 1884 and has since become a leading manufacturer of highest quality undergarments and sleepwear for men and women. Treat yourself.

14. DVF Sample Sale

260 5th Ave (at W 29th St), New York, NY
Boutique · NoMad · 16 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: // starbucks is across the street for pre-shopping fuel!

15. Manhattan Plaza Health Club (MPHC)

482 W 43rd St (btwn 9th & 10th Ave.), New York, NY
Gym · Hell's Kitchen · 30 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Best classes: Monday nights, Total Body Shock and spin, Tuesday nights, Athletic Core, Thursday nights, Power 7s. Pool and climbing wall are great.

16. Kenneth Cole

130 E 57th St ((Lexington Ave)), New York, NY
Boutique · Midtown East · 4 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Kenneth Cole is all grown up. The new Collection is refined and sophisticated, perfect for New Yorkers.

17. DVF Meatpacking

874 Washington St (at 14th St.), New York, NY
Women's Store · Meatpacking District · 28 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Check out the handbags, ladies. My favorite? The Harper Connect. This chic bag was created so that you can stay connected wherever you go.

18. Paris Baguette

408 Broad Ave (at Palisades Blvd), Palisades Park, NJ
Bakery · 16 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Green tea ice cream shaved ice - the perfect summer weekend treat!

19. Trader Joe's

715 River Rd (at Russell Ave), Edgewater, NJ
Supermarket · 38 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Don't go right after work or avoid afternoons on the weekends if you want to avoid the crowd. Mornings are ideal if you get to it.

20. Frankies Spuntino

570 Hudson St (at W 11th St), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 112 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Get the Sicilian Tuna, Arugula, Tomato & Red Onion sandwich or grilled Branzino with asparagus, yellow wax beans & hazelnut pesto. If the weather is nice, make sure to reserve a seat outside!

21. Balthazar

80 Spring St (at Crosby St), New York, NY
French Restaurant · SoHo · 809 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Pain au Chocolat whenever, Eggs Norwegian for breakfast, Salade Nicoise for lunch, Pan-Roasted Chatham Cod for dinner. Top it off w/Caramelized Banana Ricotta Tart, and dont forget the wine.

22. Room Service

690 9th Ave (btwn W 47th & W 48th St), New York, NY
Thai Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 264 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Its Thai food, all dressed up. Food is nothing amazing but if you feel like going to a popular, crowded spot, go for it.

23. Wondee Siam I

792 9th Ave (btwn 52nd & 53rd), New York, NY
Thai Restaurant · Hell's Kitchen · 93 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: The best location - I only come to the original, because honestly, there is a difference between here and II, III, IV.. dont forget that its BYOB too!

24. Beverly Center

8500 Beverly Blvd (Btw S San Vicente Blvd. & S La Cienega Blvd.), Los Angeles, CA
Mall · Mid-City West · 147 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Labels or Love? Gucci, Fendi, Prada purses, purchasing them finer things..

25. Chelsea Market

75 9th Ave (btwn 15th & 16th St), New York, NY
Market · Chelsea · 853 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Go-tos: the green table, one lucky duck, The Lobster Place, Friedmans lunch, nutbox and L'Arte del Gelato for dessert.

26. Celine

870 Madison Ave (71st Street), New York, NY
Women's Store · Upper East Side · 5 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Eye candy everywhere.

27. Yogurtland

2130 Sawtelle Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
Dessert Shop · West Los Angeles · 11 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: "You Rule" at Yogurtland, pick anything you want. I love the green tea or classic tart. The flavors change every few days so go back to find out what's new.

28. Eataly NYC

200 5th Ave (at W 23rd St), New York, NY
Gourmet Shop · NoMad · 1213 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: The one-stop shop for everything Italian! The Market has beer, bread, cheese, coffee, fresh pasta + more. Eat at Il Pesce, Birreria or one of the many other in-shop restaurants.

29. Parisienne Bakery

225 Broad Ave, Palisades Park, NJ
Bakery · 3 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Head over to satisfy your Beard Papa's craving.

30. The Outlets at Bergen Town Center

1 Bergen Town Ctr (Route 4 East & Forest Ave.), Paramus, NJ
Mall · 60 tips and reviews

themodman ..themodman .net: Check out the new Whole Foods, Target, Century 21, Off Saks, Nordstrom Rack, Filenes and the Outlet Store Bloomingdales!