The Biltmore Room

the restaurant review

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With its unorthodox, surprising and delicious cuisine, its friendly and eccentric staff, its ornate décor and its relaxed ambience, the Biltmore room is one of my favorite restaurants in New York. The first surprise is its location at 8th Avenue between 24th and 25th, which is upper Chelsea and not where you would expect to find such a gem. But do not be put off, as it’s worth the visit.

Through the grand, brass-clad restaurant entrance and the retooled revolving door is the bar: a