BY CAROLYN ONOFREY
I had the pleasure of dining at David Burke Townhouse for restaurant week this summer. Located in a charming townhouse on East 61st Street, a white façade and large windows welcomed passersby with a glow reminiscent of candlelight. The quirky stuffed dog on a leash just outside the doorway hinted at the quirky nature of the food and atmosphere that was just on the other side of the door.
David Burke Townhouse reminds me of a cross between a doll house and a Lewis Carroll novel. Pinks, reds, and whites surrounds you with playful elements like blown glass balloons dotting the ceiling and a collection of jaunty drawings by Tony Meeuwissen. [Read more...]