While in New York City, we also went to the oh-so-famous restaurant Tribeca Grill. Right in the neighborhood of our hotel, this restaurant amazed me… not only because it’s co-owned by Robert De Niro himself, but also because of the food and the super cool atmosphere. Yes, THE Robert De Niro that we all know so well from movies like Meet the Parents and Taxi Driver is a co-owner of this place! Such a fantastic actor, quite the chameleon! The pasta dish I had was unforgettable, just the right amount of spice, so very flavorful! I can’t not mention the amazing hazelnut ice cream I enjoyed for dessert, oh wow! Another very cool tidbit of info… In a private event room they have, there are gorgeous paintings displayed that were done by his father Robert De Niro Sr., who was a very talented artist back in the day.
Here is a painting done by him: