Tempting Tuesday: BLT Fish Feast at Union Square
February 19, 2013
NEW YORK, USA – One of our favorite things about New York City is the sense of pride people have for their neighborhoods. Whether artsy, trendy, gritty, or posh—it’s not hard to fall in love with many of NYC’s most-love blocks, but it’s even easier to cozy up to a neighborhood that shows us a little love first. If you haven’t checked out the Union Square website yet, it’s worth a peruse, not only for the neighborhood activities and events, but also for the local business deals page!
One of our favorite of the deals is for BLT Fish—a Chef Laurent Tourondel original—with seafood as the centerpiece. In The Purple Passport to New York City, we raved about the reliably scrumptious menu and classy-cool atmosphere:
Patrons tuck into fresh-from-sea fare on dark leather chairs neatly arranged around streaked wooden tables that line the walls and room center. Above, moonlight penetrates the angled, retractable skylight roof (perfect for nice evenings!) to illuminate the beige-accented interior, while the back wall glows with the brightly lit open kitchen. Chefs can be seen working their wonders on sold-by-the-pound whole fish, soon to be whisked to diners on gleaming platters…[continue reading].
While dinner at BLT Fish may be a bit of a splurge (entrees are between $27 and $50), a snazzy little deal on the Union Square website can certainly take the edge off. A coupon for 15% off the entire check through April 1 is available (no sign ups or email entry required). Plus, visit their website for lots of other local restaurant, shop, gym, and spa deals! It’s certainly a good enough bargain to get us to pop by Union Square for some scallops and and stroll.