Where: 450 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10024 (between 81st/82nd streets)
  • A Thai place on the upper west side; it has a certain UWS look to it, but they don’t ease up on the fish sauce or anything because of that
  • The Thai iced tea comes in a big vase with a straw– it’s enough for two
  • If you have to eat in the UWS, this is the place to do it, just expect to overhear stupid conversations. We sat next to a group of housewives who were wondering out loud if Japanese people ate sushi with chopsticks or forks