IN THE WINK OF
A BLINK OF AN EYE
LOMBARDO'S STEAKHOUSE ON Manhattan's tony Upper East Side was just famous for two things, two specialties of the house. The first was its double-thick. artery-clogging forty-six-ounce porterhouse, the mere sight of which could give a vegan an apoplectic seizure.
The second claim to fame was its clientele.
Simply put, Lombardo's Steakhouse was paparazzi heaven. From A-list actors to all-star pro athletes, CEOs to supermodels, rap stars to poet laureates - anyone who was anyone could be spotted at Lombardo's, whether they were brokering deals or just looking and acting fabulous.
Zagat, the ubiquitous red bible of dining.......'
- Debolina Raja Gupta