NEW YORK, Sept. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upper Manhattan eateries will be celebrating the city's first Uptown Restaurant Month this October, sponsored by DNAinfo.com (http://www.dnainfo.com), Manhattan's leading neighborhood news source. Restaurants throughout Harlem, Washington Heights and Inwood will be offering patrons special lunch, dinner and drink deals throughout the month as part of a campaign to highlight local food options in northern Manhattan.
"Uptown is traditionally neglected by Manhattan's epicureans, but we wanted to highlight the fantastic eateries like Dinosaur BBQ and El Paso that exist north of 96th Street," said Leela de Kretser, publisher and editorial director of DNAinfo.com. "Diners will be able to get a great deal no matter what time of day they visit these restaurants."
During October, New Yorkers will also find recommendations at DNAinfo.com about uptown restaurants, including top brunch spots, the best rotisserie chicken and taco joints, and other unexpected food gems.
Participating restaurants are detailed at DNAinfo.com, and include:
- Beans & Vines
- Bistro Ten 18
- Corcho Wine Room
- Dinosaur BBQ
- El Paso
- Gran Piatto D'oro
- Pick N Eat
- Tonalli Cafe & Bar
- La Estufa Restaurant
To read the full story, visit http://www.dnainfo.com/20110929/washington-heights-inwood/uptown-restaurant-month-highlights-citys-best-food
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