Bites of the Best

Villa Cemita, Alphabet City, NYC

Screen Shot 2019-03-20 at 12.38.21 PM.png

If you’re looking for an unusual place for brunch in the city, I suggest heading to Alphabet City for the bottomless brunch at Villa Cemita. There’s a $29 unlimited cocktails (mimosa, white or red sangria or margaritas) for 1.5 hours or $39 for 2 hours including food.

I was invited as their guest and sampled all their cocktails, preferring the blood orange mimosa, and some of the Mexican cuisine with a nod to the Puebla area where the chef/owner Alejandra Aco is from.  This is a colorful modern restaurants with paintings by graffiti artist Flore (Christopher Florentino) reflecting the culture and history of the East Village, the family, the restaurant and the owners’ background.

Read More…

pedro cuatzo