At Jean-Claude Baker’s lively homage to his adopted mother, Josephine Baker, he opened Chez Josephine where the welcome’s so warm, it feels like a homecoming, and the piano is live every night. Bistro standbys—boeuf bourguignonne, deftly cooked salmon—are good enough. Southern fried chicken is fabulous, and le délice Josephine delivers paradise in chocolate.
Why not visit Paris while you are in New York City? This elegant restaurant is the place to go to just relax and escape the busy city. Located in Hell's Kitchen (414 W. 42nd St) in the middle of Theatre Row, this is defiantly the place to go and meet Josephine's Bakers son and you may even catch a glimpse of the star of her biopic Lynn Whitfield who often eats dinner at the beautiful establishment.