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  • Blogs

    May 14, 2014

    Is Smorgasburg's La Cemita Ready for a Brick-and-Mortar Location?

    After a month-long residency at Whole Foods and a presences at Brooklyn's foodie bazaar Smorgasburg that commands weekend throngs, Danny Lyu's Cemita's Mexican Sandwich is primed to open a more permanent location for its Poblano-style sandwiches. But does the food warrant it?

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2013

    The Museum of Food and Drink Explodes in Brooklyn With a Star-Studded Party (PHOTOS)

    Cars began clogging the intersection at the corner of Union and Bond Streets last evening around dusk to gawk at what appeared to be a U-Haul trailer made of glass. Atop the transparent truck stood various chefs in formal wear, vigorously cranking an enormous gear before screaming, "Fire in the hole ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2013

    Queens Comfort: A Tale of Old Toys, a Pakistani Soap Opera, and Mac & Cheese

    The restaurant scene in New York can be unnervingly similar to elementary school friendships.The closing of a restaurant is like a best friend moving to a different country: You know that no one will ever fill that void, and the most aching pains come when someone new arranges their pencil case in t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2012

    JoeDough's Stoner's Delight is $4.20 on 4/20 at 4:20

    Supposedly a police code for a marijuana bust, the aptly named 4/20 is celebrated by High Times subscribers nationwide. The pinnacle of the day? 4:20 p.m. That's when things go crazy (or so they say). Getting into the spirit of things this year is East Village sandwich shop JoeDough where the outs ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 7, 2012

    Talde: Pan-Asian in the Pan

    A Top Chef-er takes his toque to the Slope

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    Hackers Before They Were "Hackers": Phone Phreaks!

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. September 13, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 37 Phone Phreak Convention by Ron Rosenbaum One year ago the phone company had the phone phreaks on the run. On May 8, 1972, a team of FBI and phone company security men arrested John Draper, alias ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2011

    Open and Closed: Say Hello to Melt Shop, Goodbye to Il Matto

    Restaurants and bars, they come and they go. Here are a few making their debuts and bowing out this week. Eccentric Italian restaurant Il Matto has shuttered just before its one-year anniversary, but the owner is holding on to the space. [Eater] The Union Square dive bar Bar 119 has served its las ... More >>

  • News

    June 8, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 12, 2010

    Game On, Part 4: The Courtier's Last Stand

    ​NYU senior Jesse VanDusen has been telling us about his epic showdown between the dating techniques of the 16th century and the jargon-filled pick-up techniques of the modern day. In this concluding episode, he reaches a decision about which approach works best for him. (Go here for episode 1 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    Game On, Part 2: The Ageless Art of the Pick-Up

    ​Yesterday, NYU senior Jesse VanDusen introduced his grudge match for the ages: pitting the dating advice of 16th century courtier Baldassare Castiglione against the notorious 'Pick-Up Artists' of our own day. As yesterday's episode concluded, VanDusen was about to move in for his first attemp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    Momofuku Milk Bar's New Cereal Flavors

    Brace yourself for some important news about the Chang dynasty. Sit down even.Okay, so David Chang's Momofuku Milk Bar (207 2nd Avenue) has four new soft serve flavors based on their popular cereal milk: Cap'n Crunch, Lucky Charms, Fruit Pebbles, and cereal milk (infused with Corn Flakes). You can a ... More >>

  • Art

    January 8, 2008

    Get Some Class.

    Make a change in your life.

  • Music

    July 10, 2007

    The Show Must Go On and On and On

    Doug E. Fresh leads a delighted Brooklyn crowd down a Frosted Flake–filled memory lane

  • Specials

    October 18, 2005

    Generation Ex

    Some get a decade; we get a moment

  • Music

    December 14, 1999
  • Columns

    October 5, 1999
  • News

    July 6, 1999

    Generation Ex

    Some get a decade; we get a moment

  • Books

    April 27, 1999