• Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    The 10 Best Macaroni and Cheeses in NYC

    Unless you're a lactose-intolerant celiac, odds are you've got a soft spot for macaroni and cheese. Among the numerous dishes that make up the comfort food lexicon, the spruced up noodles hit that perfect balance of crisp crust and gooey interior, and the top renditions can be downright mesmerizing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2012

    A Butternut Squash Grilled Cheese

    Enjoy dish #35 under a chandelier of cheese graters! Welcome to 100 Dishes to Eat Now, the tasty countdown leading up to our "Best of 2012" issue. Tune in each day (weekends too!) for a new dish from the Fork in the Road team.

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    October's 45 Openings and 25 Closings: A (More or Less) Comprehensive List

    ​The shark-infested waters of New York City's restaurant industry are not for the faint of heart. In case you're into keeping tabs, here is a list of those who took the leap and opened new establishments and those who were forced to bow out this month.

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2011

    5 Tips for Making the Perfect Grilled Cheese Sandwich

    Mastermaq / FlickrNice and melty​Did this week's review of Beecher's put you in the mood for a grilled cheese sandwich? Well, New York now has a plethora of options for gourmet grilled cheese. In addition to the Seattle-based emporium, you can check out Melt Shop, Queens Kickshaw, Noorman's ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 15, 2010

    Jeffrey's Grocery Serves Up Lamb Shank and Toilet Paper

    Gabriel Stulman offers you a seat at his high-end general store

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2010

    The Revenge of the Sandwich

    ​It's only a sandwich: the smoked turkey sandwich (called "grandpa") at Mile End. Until recently, it had been nearly a decade since I'd eaten an actual sandwich. I'm not talking about a hero, wrap, or panini, or any of the other sandwich permutations aimed at diners eager for novelty or exces ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2008

    When You'd Rather Not Eat Well

    I know this sounds weird coming from me, but there are times when you'd rather not drag your ass across the boundaries of time and space to get the best possible meal. I pondered this as I gazed upon the bejeweled new Kellogg's Diner rising before me above the L train's Lorimer stop, prior to goin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Interview: King Khan and BBQ

    King Khan headlines the Music Hall of Williamsburg this Saturday, November 29 and the Bowery Ballroom on Sunday, November 30. Tickets are available here and here. "I actually smoked pot with [Jay Reatard's] mom." If you know King Khan, you probably know him from his psych-funk extravaganza, King ... More >>