Tom C. Lau

Tom C. Lau

Author at The Hedonist Magazine

Submergence: the complete covering and obscuring of… If you’re looking for a self-indulgent dining experience filled with Italian flavors, Joseph’s NYC is it. Upscale Northern Italian cuisine restaurant located in the Financial District of Downtown New York City, Joseph’s presents an elegant and refined environment with extraordinary dishes to highlight

la goulue [French]: the glutton Currently situated in the Upper East Side of New York City, the quintessential French restaurant, La Goulue, has been serving traditional French cuisine for decades. After taking an eight-year “rest,” La Goulue has revived its flawless dining experience and continues its dazzling legacy. The return

seki [Japanese]: seat Located in Time Square of New York City, Sushi Seki offers more than just a seat at a sushi restaurant. With two other locations – one in Chelsea and one in the Upper East Side, the Time Square spot is Sushi Seki’s flagship location. There are two

What another way to enjoy smoked meats? – real wood pit barbecue. Need some good and quick comfort food in a comfortable place? If you are thinking barbecue, Jax B-B-Q is it! Located in Hell’s Kitchen of NYC, between 37th and 38th Street, the new barbecue restaurant, Jax B-B-Q stands

Nai: mother [in Gallego, the language in Galicia, Spain]. Situated on the corner of 5th Street and 2nd Avenue in East Village of New York, Nai Tapas has shifted into its current address from a smaller spot nearby on First Avenue, the original restaurant location that opened back in 2010.

“It beckons you into a world of luxury in beautiful Southport, Connecticut.” If you’re looking into getting away from the hustling and bustling city of New York to wind down for a short period of time but don’t want to go too far to relax, an hour and a half

“Steeped in history, restored to luxury in the heart of New York’s Finger Lakes” Imagine being away from home and still feeling like you’re at home? And having the luxury of doing so? The Inns of Aurora is capable of doing just that to you and much more. The Inns

pander: gratify or indulge to an immoral desire, need, or habit or a person Located in Hudson Heights of New York City, The Pandering Pig serves up a carefully planned menu of creative renditions of classic French dishes with a personal and unique spin of Northern California mix. The new

“When an animal lives the life it deserves, it gives back in the quality of their meat.” The Bistro of Beautiful Birds, Poultry Paradise, Heaven of the chickens, or any other surreal and intangible name and description, you name it; the modern French bistro, Le Coq Rico is it, all

hortus [latin]: garden Hortus NYC, located in NoMad Manhattan of NYC, is a newly opened restaurant with an interesting concept to reinvent modern Asian cuisine in New American style for dining, infusing local and seasonal ingredients with fresh and contemporary flavors. Hortus, meaning garden in Latin, is the idea behind