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  • News

    October 17, 2012

    Bill Hader Did Not Write Carrie

    The Voice's Eric Sundermann chats with Saturday Night Live's Bill Hader—our 2012 BEST OF NYC cover guy—about the actor's life here in the big city

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2012

    Restaurant Openings and Closings in August

    In case you're into keeping tabs, here's a list of this month's openings and closings.

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2012

    Say Goodbye To Pok Pok Wing, BaoBQ

    It's a dog-eat-dog world out there. Know of any restaurants or bars opening or closing? Drop us a line. Andy Ricker is shutting down Pok Pok Wing on Rivington Street. But don't worry, it will be replaced with Pok Pok Phat Thai, where he will be serving four different types of pad thai. [New York Ti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2011

    The Early Word: Pop Pub

    Lauren ShockeyOutside Pop Pub​Pop Burger, the mini-chain that helped make mini-burgers a big hit has sort of grown up, turning the focus of its newest spot, Pop Pub (83 University Place, 212-477-7574) onto beer. We stopped by one afternoon last week to check out the burgers and brews.

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Zak Pelaccio 'In' at Food Republic; Joey Boroski 'In' at Ember Room

    ​Zak Pelaccio is the latest chef turned online columnist. Like Sara Jenkins of Porchetta and Porsena, who pens essays for Atlantic Life, the Fatty Crab and 'Cue founder will be writing The Alimentary Canal for the Marcus Samuelsson-backed Food Republic. His co-contributor is colleague Jori Jay ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2011

    Open and Closed: Say Hello to The Dutch, Goodbye to Don Hill's

    Restaurants and bars, they come and they go. Here are a few making their debuts and bowing out this week. Edgar's Café on the Upper West Side has closed after some 20 years in business. A younger sister establishment nearby remains open. [Zagat Buzz] Moe's, the Fort Greene mainstay is having its ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    Crif Dogs Goes Legit in Williamsburg, Adds Breakfast Menu

    ​The Czajkowski: What do this sandwich and The 1812 Overture have in common?. Once it decided to establish a second branch in Williamsburg, nobody expected the joint to completely retain its sense of louche culinary transgressionalism, which had been expressed not only through its habit of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2010

    Former Pop Burger Chef Goes Med: Veranda Restaurant Opens Friday

    Chef Kevin O'Connell was on the leading edge of burger fever when he opened Union Square's Pop Restaurant in 2000, which led to the two Pop Burger slider joints. He followed that up with Wall Street Burger Shoppe, which earned decent marks from Robert Sietsema, but has the dubious distinction of ser ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2009

    Nearly Free Food Alert: Two Pop Burgers for 88 Cents Tomorrow

    ​We are loathe to send you to a website that's so clearly and annoyingly promotional, but our love of thrift compels us to hold our noses and let you know that if you're looking for an ultra-cheap snack tomorrow, 8 Coupons is offering a deal that gets you two mini burgers from the Pop Burger ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 26, 2005


    Forget the sidewalk carts; these franks cater to you