Last time around we revisited some of the amazing restaurant commercials that were running in 1970s New York City, now let's take a look at what establishments were vying for your business via the small screen in the following decade. Below, four commercials showing some of the 1980s dining establishments around the city—from Tavern on the Green to Bombay Palace.
Bombay Palace (it had just opened when this ad was running, but it's still open today... and it's still got it!):
Fortune Garden Pavillion (R.I.P. to "one of the most beautiful restaurants in New York"):
Here's Lenny's again, this time they ditched Frank Sinatra, Jr. for Dana Valery:
And here's a Folgers commercial that was shot inside Tavern on the Green in the 1980s: