At these eateries, the bill holders are just as noteworthy as the food you're billed for
The least enjoyable part of a meal—paying the bill—often ends on a forgettable note. Receipts on plastic trays and stale after-dinner mints aren’t exactly encouraging anyone to reach for their wallets. If you’re lucky, you’ll be sent off with a postcard advertising brunch or an upcoming holiday menu.
Thankfully, there are hospitable restaurants in NYC that have put serious thought into the final transaction, showcasing creativity that extends beyond the plate. Think cigar boxes and toy-size wrestling rings. Check them out!
By Krista Garcia; photos by Donny Tsang