See what NYC's restaurant critics have been up to this week:
In this week's Voice, Robert Sietsema checks out the city's newest South African spot and finds a grab bag of cuisines served there.
Adam Platt bestows one measly star on North End Grill: "These dishes are professionally prepared, for ... More >>
Chantal MartineauBuka gets booze.
It may be positioning itself as "the most authentic Nigerian restaurant" in the city, or so say the business cards, but Buka in Clinton Hill actually has more of a Brooklyn bar feel. Instead of your usual African restaurant accoutrements -- masks, colorful p ... More >>
clubplanet.comOle, ole, ole, ole.As of today, the city has officially gone World Cup crazy. Ah, oh yes, there will be drink specials. The good news is that happy hour has been shifted to whenever there's a game on, be it Monday morning at 10 or Friday at 7:30 p.m. Ofrenda is offering soccer f ... More >>
• President Obama is in New York today, the day after the Department of Homeland Security cut funding to prevent terrorism in New York. (The final DHS budget decision for the year gives the New York City area $111 million for transit security -- a 27% cut from last year's funding of $153 mi ... More >>