Baked stuffed crisped potato at Rotisserie Georgette (Photo by M. Hom)

New Restaurant With Most Staying Power, 2013

Ozersky’s pick: Most of the notable, new restaurants are paying very high rent and will be hard-pressed to last out their leases, especially once their novelty wears off. MP Taverna is the best restaurant in a cheap neighborhood and serves the kind of food that is never in, or out, of style. Michael Psilakis is a veteran restaurateur who understands the business side of restaurants as well as anyone. I think MP Taverna will be a fixture in Astoria for decades to come.

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