Starring Italian-American and Italian specialties, Cena 081 sends out favorites in generous portions with hospitable style. It's an upbeat, colorful, satisfying successor to the flashy Chi Dining Lounge. It channels a very different chi. Director of hospitality Lorenzo Abbatiello explains what it takes to make the risotto miscelatore, which famously finishes off in a small cement mixer.
(Credit: Daniel Brennan)