Reviews of restaurants and cafes in the vicinity of the United Nations. Excellent choices for lunch and dinner in Midtown East in New York City.

    Dee Daa: A Party in Your Mouth

    by  • July 1, 2013 • UN EATS • 
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    Dee Daa in Midtown Manhattan

    Thai fast food in Midtown: Five words that conjure up soggy stir-fries aging on steam tables or bland fusion fodder. But Dee Daa, a perky place that just opened on East 44th Street between Lexington and Third Avenues, is actually turning out tasty dishes cooked largely to order and pretty much in the spirit...

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    The UN Cafeteria: Nowhere Else to Go

    by  • April 1, 2013 • UN EATS • 3 Comments
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    UN cafeteria delicatessen station

    They say that an army travels on its stomach. If the same is true of international diplomacy, the United Nations is in big trouble. The main UN cafeteria in New York recently sprang back to life as headquarters staff members started returning to the painstakingly renovated landmark Secretariat tower. But it appears the troops...

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