Wythe Hotel

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2014

    Bands Can No Longer Afford to Practice in NYC

    When Josh Copp moved to 248 McKibbin Street, he joined what the Times called "an instant artistic fraternity that is all but extinct in New York." That same 2008 profile made 248 briefly famous as a post-graduate animal house where residents partied non-stop and "people honk saxophones and bang drug ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    Here's What You Missed at Taste Talks

    The weekend's Taste Talks events went off without a hitch, bringing together top New York food mavens and eager eaters to share in conversation and plenty of good dishes. From Friday evening to Sunday night, Taste Talks hosted a round of events -- dinners, presentations, a Future of Food expo, and S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2014

    This Weekend's Five Best Food Events

    With a slight chill in the air, fall is fast approaching. So break out a scarf and check out a few of this weekend's best food events.

  • Voice Choices

    May 28, 2014


    Way better than a baking soda volcano

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2014

    These Are This Weekend's Four Best Food Events in NYC

    The sun's out, and you've likely jumped back on the exercise bandwagon. Hungry as a result? Head to one of these food events and replenish your energy.

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2014

    This Week's Four Best Food Events

    Has the end of tax season left you feeling, well, taxed? Reward yourself with a beer or ice cream at a museum -- two of the best events happening this week.

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2014

    MOFAD Kicks off Brick-and-Mortar Fundraising Effort With a Star-Studded Benefit

    When we checked in with Museum of Food and Drink (MOFAD) executive director Peter Kim last summer, he and his team were getting ready to debut the project's very first pop-up exhibition, a working cereal puffing gun that helped illustrate the history of industrialized food in this country. That laun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2013

    Where to Eat Near the Holiday Markets, Christmas Trees, and Skating Rinks

    Unless you're a total Grinch, this can be a pretty magical time of year to be in New York City -- the Big Apple really brings its A-game to decorations, holiday markets, and festive events, and if you can stomach the crowds, it's worth seeking them out so they can tug on your old holiday spirit hear ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2013

    Your Ultimate Guide to Halloween Happenings Around The City

    Halloween in New York really is the most wonderful time of the year, and this year, it gets started a bit early--and runs all week long. Here's a selection of the city's more intriguing Halloween bashes that incorporate food and drink, celebrate the human DIY spirit, and steer clear of the parade.

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2013

    Our Picks for Cider Week in NYC

    When it rains, it pours, so get ready for another booze-soaked NYC weekend that's gonna spill right into your work week. In fact, have that doctor's note ready in the event of over-enthusiastic participation. If you thought your glasses were full with the NYC Wine and Food Festival in town, prepare ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2013

    This Week's Events: Spain's Great Match, Coffee Workshop, Joy of Sake Festival, and Prosciutto Di Parma Palooza

    We've combed the depths of the internet to bring you a fall collection of events worth checking out this week. Just make sure to take off that chic fall scarf before diving into a plate.

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    April Bloomfield and Daniel Stedman Weigh in on Forthcoming Inaugural Taste Talks

    On September 14 and 15, chefs and food experts from all over the world will descend on a trio of Williamsburg venues--the Wythe Hotel, Kinfolk Studios, and Brooklyn Bowl--where they'll serve pancakes, chat gastronomy, team up for a cookout, and participate in a rendition of Cook it Raw, the internat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2013

    Lisa Giffen is Maison Premiere's Everything Girl

    When Lisa Giffen joined the team at Maison Premiere two months ago, she was given the official title of executive chef, but she prefers to call herself the Everything Girl. "Did the linens come in? No? Well I guess I'll deal with that," she says. "The toilet's backed up? I'm on it. We're missing a s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    The Best Food Events This Weekend

    Friday, May 3 The Food Book Fair The Food Book Fair started on Thursday, but its events will run all weekend. Some highlights include a book signing and Q&A with Deb Perelman of Smitten Kitchen, a foraging panel with Fredrik Berselius of Aska, and a farming panel at the Wythe Hotel. See all the eve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2013

    A Three-Day Celebration of Food Books and Indie Publications

    The Food Book Fair is heading back to Brooklyn for a three-day celebration of all things delicious and literary. As it did last year, the fair will set up in Williamsburg's Wythe Hotel. Expect a pop-up shop of 200 books and 30 indie food publications, along with a solid lineup of cooking demos and p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Live: Chromatics And Video Games Mingle At The New Museum

    Pitchfork's Soundplay Game Jam: Chromatics, DJ set by Oneohtrix Point Never New Museum Wednesday, September 5 Better than: The day before Fashion Week. When I arrived at the New Museum for Pitchfork's Soundplay Game Jam, the first person I recognized was Daniel Lopatin. Not as random as the first ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    What's So Funny About A Little Bump N' Grind? R. Kelly, Frank Ocean, And The "Right" Kind Of R&B

    In case you haven't yet gotten your fill, over the past couple of years, of artists beating Aaliyah samples into a flavorless pulp, not to worry—Yeasayer frontman Chris Keating has got your back. In a Rolling Stone interview published this week, Keating recalls being struck by watching high sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 18, 2012

    5 Best Things To Eat at Food Gallery 32

    For $8, this massive pork chop platter is quite a deal. [See More Picture This: Yunnan Kitchen's 5 Best Dishes | Reviewing Reynards at the Wythe Hotel] This week, Counter Culture saunters into Food Gallery 32, a Korean food court on 32nd Street where there's plenty of dramatic seating -- and dram ... More >>

  • Music

    July 11, 2012

    Dirty Projectors' Big Empty

    The wide open spaces of Swing Lo Magellan

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2012

    Tejal Rao at Reynards; Robert Sietsema at Yemen Café

    See what NYC's restaurant critics have been up to this week: Tejal Rao goes to Reynards at the Wythe Hotel and advises patrons to look out for the specials: "A dish of whole fried sardines, layered like the petals of some awesome flower, came one afternoon with roasted potatoes, yogurt, and a gene ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 27, 2012

    Reynards: The Wythe Man's Burden

    Can Andrew Tarlow find Brooklyn success yet again?

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2012

    Reviewing Reynards at the Wythe Hotel

    This week I reviewed Reynards at the Wythe Hotel, the latest project from Brooklyn restauranteur Andrew Tarlow, whose hits include Diner, Marlow & Sons, and Roman's. Go here to read the review, and see photos of the space and food after the jump.

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Say Hello to Kimchi Taco, Reynards

    Reynards, from restaurateur Andrew Tarlow and chef Sean Rembold, opened early last week in the Wythe Hotel in Williamsburg. The menu is similar to what's being served at Marlow and Diner -- the big difference is that there is a wood-fired oven and grill in the kitchen. [Eater NY] The Korean-inspire ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Weekend Food Book Fair in Brooklyn

    Leave it to Brooklyn to host the first food-book fair, which will bring the intellectuals of the food world together under one space. It's a voracious reader's dream. "We have people coming down from Vermont and from San Francisco," founder Elizabeth Thacker Jones says. "It's really a community tha ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    May 2, 2012


    At last, a book fair just for foodies

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    What's Happening This Week: Guactacular, Lucky Rice Madison Square Eats

    Guactacular 2012 Nachos NY is hosting their annual Guactacular event on May 6th and it will be exactly what it sounds like -- a epic party with nachos, guacamole and beer. The best guacamole makers will be there and according to event planners, hundreds of avocados are to be sacrificed for the occas ... More >>