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Georgian: Chito Gvrito

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Chito Gvrito Gramercy 173 Third Avenue b/t 16th & 17th Streets Website • Yelp • Facebook • Instagram It's crazy to imagine opening a new restaurant in the midst of a global pandemic, especially when the restaurant industry in NYC has been hit so hard. So I was excited to come across Chito Gvrito on Yelp...new restaurant, new "Around the World" country, and two words: KHACHAPURI AJARULI!  Khachapuri Adjaruli: Open-faced Georgian cheese bread, baked egg, cultured butter It's hard to go wrong with melted cheese and bread. This is my 4th time having this dish (twice at restaurants and once baked by yours truly!), and this wasn't my favorite version of it. But my feeling is...if you ever see this on a menu, GET IT! Chkmeruli - Crispy Whole Spatchcocked Poussin in Creamy Garlic Sauce Well, this one is complicated. Based on the description and the price ($26), I was expecting a whole spatchock chicken. Doesn't seem so far-fetched. But as you can see from the p