Best Thing We Ate
20 Baristas Talk Shop With Us 2 days ago You've stepped to the counter at your local coffeehouse. The slightly surly, very tattooed hipster barista now has your order and a feeling starts to settle in. Maybe from a… Read more
Best Thing We Ate
Where to Brunch This Weekend: M. Wells Steakhouse 2 days ago Long Island City Quebecois meatery M. Wells Steakhouse recently launched a brunch menu that includes a slew of quirky items. Think oysters Bolognese, a "Russian" breakfast waffle (with sturgeon, potato… Read more
Weekend Planner
Where to Eat This Weekend: 5 New Options 2 days ago Ample Hills Creamery: First Manhattan outpost of the Brooklyn-born ice cream shop in Gotham West Market. 600 11th Ave.; 212-582-7940 Gelso & Grand: New Italian joint in NoLita from owner… Read more
NYC's Newest Restaurant Openings 2 days ago MANHATTAN Ample Hills Creamery First Manhattan outpost of the Brooklyn-born ice cream shop in Gotham West Market. 600 11th Ave. (Hell’s Kitchen); 212-582-7940 Coffeed Local, community-minded coffee shop’s first Manhattan… Read more
First Look: Gelso & Grand Brings Creative Italian Fare to NoLita 2 days ago The gist: NYC nightlife veteran Nima Garos is opening his first restaurant, Gelso & Grand, in NoLita today and has tapped two prominent chefs to design the ingredient-driven Italian menu.… Read more
Coming Soon
Two Restaurants Sign on to Upcoming Empire Stores Complex in DUMBO 4 days ago The Empire Stores retail/office space complex will open in early 2016 in DUMBO's Brooklyn Bridge Park and two restaurants have already signed on to be part of the upcoming project.… Read more
Java Nation: Our 2015 Coffee Survey Results 4 days ago Sick of winter yet? Us too. Which is why we felt that now was the perfect time to check on a subject delightfully warmer: our annual Coffee Survey. Here you'll… Read more
First Look: The Up & Up Brings Craft Cocktails to Greenwich Village 4 days ago The gist: Portland restaurateur and bar owner Matthew Piacentini (Clyde Common), who ran the now-shuttered The Beagle in the East Village, will open a new bar called The Up &… Read more
First Look: Danny Meyer Opens First Stand-Alone Bar, Porchlight 5 days ago The gist: Danny Meyer is opening his first stand-alone cocktail bar at the Waterfront New York Terminal building in West Chelsea next Monday. The Southern-inspired Porchlight features cocktails by GM… Read more
10 Hottest Coffee Shops in NYC 6 days ago The obsessively sourced, carefully crafted java scene in New York shows no sign of slowing down: since our last hot list, destination cafes have opened in the West Village, Williamsburg… Read more