If you haven't made a reservation for Valentine's Day by now, you're a failure.
At least that's how it'll feel as you frantically scroll through OpenTable, only to find you can dine at 5 p.m., 11 p.m., or anytime you like at TGI Fridays. Instead of competing with every jerk in the city for a tabl ... More >>
Last week, we did a lot of reporting on restaurants operating in the dark, doing whatever they could to provide light and food to those who needed it. We checked in on our review restaurants, both of which happened to be in blackout zones, and found one had stayed open all week, while the other floo ... More >>
Frits a l'Americaine at Buvette, available at 8am every weekday
If you've tried to get into Buvette at any normal dining hour, you will have been faced with a narrow place so crammed with people, that it would take you minutes to penetrate the small room. Not so at breakfast, a meal served every w ... More >>
No, 900 Degrees isn't a new boyband; it's the Greenwich Village offshoot of a San Francisco pizzeria, where the Voice's Robert Sietsema was a bit overwhelmed by the six different categories of pizza, from the fantastic Naples pies to the "rib-sticking, but unremarkable" thick Sicilian pies to the gi ... More >>
Restaurants and bars, they come and they go. Here are a few making their debuts and bowing out this week.
Williamsburg's Vutera and its upstairs venue Rose Live Music are celebrating the venue's fifth and last year this week, as both are set to close at the end of February.
[Wall Street Journal]
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Eric Korsh has been enlisted to take over the kitchen at Waverly Inn while John DeLucie is on leave opening The Lion. Korsh has had stints at Prune and Patroon, and was the chef-owner of the now-defunct Eloise in Sebastopol, California.
Jody Williams has reportedly left West Villa ... More >>
In a Q&A with Restaurant Girl, Chef Marcus Samuelsson talks about, among other things, his upcoming book, The New American Table, which takes "a look at the diversity of American food and how immigrants keep their heritage close while embracing American culture." Expect amazing photography and great ... More >>