We were all new to New York at some point. Plenty of you no doubt took your first gulp of air in the maternity ward at Bellevue Hospital. But this list isn't for you. Many of us, including most here at the Voice, immigrated from elsewhere. We came in droves from the West Coast and the heartland. Fro ... More >>
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Gordon Ramsay is trying to revive his struggling restaurant empire in the U.S. with a deal with Caesars in Vegas to launch three restaurants. [NY Post] A look at the lineup for the food-truck lot in Queens: Kimchi Taco truck, Taim, and Andy's Italian Ices one day; Eddie's Pizza, Desi Food, a ... More >>
One of the new items being test-driven at Prosperity Dumpling is a sandwich featuring a fried egg on a wedge of the establishment's giant sesame bread -- which also might be considered an outsize scallion pancake. Not content to let grass grow under its feet, long-time pot-sticker slinger P ... More >>
This week in food blogs ... Eater listed the 15 New York City restaurants with the hottest servers, including the sexy Canadians at M. Wells. Zagat Buzz posted its restaurant industry salary survey. ... Ever wondered what a sous-chef makes? Grub Street rounded up 101 of its America's best pasta d ... More >>
Looks like we're getting yet another chain: The folks behind Potbelly, the Chicago-based sandwich chain, have sent out a release heralding the imminent opening of their first NYC location. It'll be located at 2 Gold Street in the Financial District, right alongside fellow chains Pret A Manger ... More >>
Good news for sandwich-in-a-box lovers and other office workers: British chain Pret A Manger is hoping to triple its presence in New York City over the next two years.
The superlative "upside-down" Sicilian slice at Majestic Picture this: You've been demonstrating all day, either for or against the so-called "Ground Zero Mosque." (Really, it's just a community center -- get over it right-wing fanatics!) You develop a ferocious hunger and a burning thirst, ... More >>