Billy Lyons is a weekly contributor to Village Voice dining section. His food-focused articles and videos have also been featured by Zagat and Thrillist. He's always to looking to find the intersection where food meets culture, and believes everyone should have their very own James Bond-style cocktail. Lyons holds a BA from the University of Richmond in Rhetoric and Communication Studies. He can be found on Instagram at @billyondollarman.
2 days ago | Things To Do
FEED Supper, Minton's, 206 West 118 Street, Monday, 7:30 p.m. Join the fight against worldwide hunger this week. Chef JJ Johnson has created a one-night only, four-course menu showcasing dishes like pan roasted scallops and roasted goat. Tickets a...
5 days ago | Things To Do
Comic Con Specials, Multiple Locations, Saturday and Sunday After defending the galaxy or fighting crime, superheros need to grab a bite, which is why New York restaurants are offering a few comically good specials this weekend. People can find th...
6 days ago | Openings
As brisk fall air descends upon Manhattan, those with soon-to-be chattering teeth can look forward to the comfort of piping-hot ramen. However, our first visit to Jun-Men Ramen Bar (249 Ninth Avenue; 646-852-6787) reveals a menu enc...
6 days ago | Cocktails
While the theme of Tim Cooper's recently opened lounge at the Trump SoHo, Mr. Jones (246 Spring Street; 212-842-4566), celebrates global travel and adventure, it's the taste of an old friend — apricot — that most reminds Cooper of fall. Perha...
9 days ago | Things To Do
Huertas Pintxos Takeover featuring El Rey Coffee Bar & Luncheonette and Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream, Huertas, 107 First Avenue, Monday through Sunday If you're looking for a cheap bite, El Rey and Morgenstern's are teaming togethe...
12 days ago | Things To Do
Battle of the Halls Oktoberfest Celebration, Clinton Hall and West End Hall, 90 Washington Street and 2756 Broadway, Friday and Saturday, 6 p.m. till late both days Grab a stein and try to outlast the competition at these sister beer halls, which ...