Fun fact: Bar Americain is one of Bobby Flay’s own restaurants.
Another fun fact: I’ve actually SEEN Bobby Flay in person before! Not when I was at Bar Americain. It was when I was on the 1 subway going up to 49th street. He was sitting there, literally a foot away from me! I couldn’t stop staring at him! I was so starstruck. :p
He looks pretty much the same as he does on TV except he was actually taller than I expected. I guess height doesn’t transfer well over through the TV screen. Haha! I didn’t say anything to him though because … well… I didn’t really want to bother him. But, some other guy who noticed him said something! He asked Bobby Flay whether he was going to a tasting or restaurant. To which Bobby Flay replied,
“Yea, I’m going to my restaurant.”
It could have very well been Bar Americain that he was talking about! :) …
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