In last Wednesday's Village Voice, I reviewed the Cecil, decrying it shamefully short of it's potential, which, I believe is very, very vast. Here's hoping the restaurant gets it together soon.
Photo by Hannah Palmer Egan Relax into a meal at Minton's.
But the Cecil isn't the only project Richard Parsons and Alexander Smalls teamed up on last fall. In October, the duo reopened legendary Jazz club Minton's (206 West 118th Street, 212-243-2222) next door on 118th Street, and it's wonderful. And I can't figure out why it's been so upstaged by its larger, less polished next door neighbor.More »