Union Square Cafe (the new one)

  • What you need to know:
    • Classy, open and bright. Crowd is mostly older but the vibe is still great.
    • Few vegetarian options, but these are rich and satisfying.
  • Food highlights:
    • ‘Union Square Cuvee’ Pinot Noir
    • Bread with deliciously whipped soft butter and marinated olives
    • Polenta with mushrooms and pesto.
    • The famous gnocchi indeed melts in your mouth.
    • Lasagna which was interestingly flavored with saffron.
    • Banana tart for dessert