9 Essential New York Tasting MenusBy James Mulcahy | January 15, 2013 By James Mulcahy | January 15, 2013
Why bother to order when you can have the chef do it for you? There are few culinary experiences that beat a well-curated tasting menu. These chef-chosen selections offer chefs a way to tell a story while letting diners enjoy five, seven or sometimes even more courses. You have to choose carefully though, as the meals can last upwards of four hours and cost over $100.
Of course, the city's fine-dining establishments offer amazing chef-curated selections, but we're going to look beyond the Per Ses and Eleven Madisons for tasting menus that are equally special, if a bit more off the radar. Click through the slide show below for our favorites - whether you're heading by for a special occasion or just a splurge, you won't be disappointed.