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Pret a Manger Turtle Bay

Pret a Manger (Turtle Bay)

Ah, Pret. You're like the white working man's Subway. Or something... Since they changed my favorite tuna sandwich and then made some tweaks to my grilled chick...
Europa Midtown East II

Europa Cafe (Midtown East II)

If this is what Europe is like, then book me one plane ticket to Europe! Wait, Europe isn't a country? Shit, I knew I shouldn't have spent my time during high s...
Pret a Manger

Pret a Manger (Midtown East II)

What can I say? I love the chain joint when I want consistency and lack of rubber gloves and roaches in my sandwiches. Why I feel safer and more at ease wit...
Europa Cafe

Europa Cafe (Midtown East)

I seem to recall this chain first popping up in the Times Square area several years back. Since then they've practically outpaced the original expansions of...
Pret a Manger Midtown East

Pret a Manger (Midtown East)

Imagine my horror when I walked through the doors of this venerable "European" sandwich chain only to discover that they had changed the recipe for my favorite ...
Au Bon Pain PABT

Au Bon Pain (PABT)

If I've said it once, I've said it a million times: there is nothing less appetizing on this earth than the Port Authority Bus Terminal. Whether it's the fella ...
Pret a Manger Times Square

Pret a Manger (Times Square)

One Pret is very much like another. The "dolphin-safe" tuna is probably safe for dolphins no matter which location you buy it at, and the lousy amount of said t...
Pax Wholesome Foods MSG Area

Pax Wholesome Foods (MSG Area)

It seems a while back that I had a real problem with this place. Not this particular location, mind you, but the Pax family of restaurants in general. Their foo...
Green Symphony

Green Symphony

From the outside Green Symphony looks like some sort of bizarre Asian bodega. There is so much crap in the windows that you'd expect to enter and be faced with ...
Good & Plenty to go

Good & Plenty to Go

There's nothing like ordering your sandwich in a broom closet is what I always say. Okay, that's a load of crap, but I would totally order a chicken sub in a ...
Teresa's Gourmet Cafe

Teresa’s Gourmet Cafe

Everything to everyone. Isn't that the old adage? What the hell is an adage anyway? And what kind of place serves muffins, gourmet sandwiches, cake and pizza? M...
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Pret a Manger (Rockefeller Center)

What can I say about Pret that hasn't already been said? It's fast food that doesn't taste quite like fast food. It's good in a pinch. The baristas are friendly...
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Pret a Manger (Murray Hill 2)

I only ended up here because that blasted Chipotle joint was apparently giving away peyote-dipped taquitos the way freaks were lining up to get take-out Mexican...
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Au Bon Pain (Murray Hill)

The word "vanilla" always springs to mind when thinking about this place. The whole joint just stinks of half-assery. They must figure if they open one of t...
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Pret a Manger (Murray Hill)

For a joint with such a fancy name, you'd expect a little more, I don’t' know, flair or something. Of course the rumor is that the Pret chain is actually ow...