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October 17, 2016
Samui Is Thai
I stand mesmerized by the giant circus façade, flashing...
October 10, 2016
Nakazawa Blossoms
The young staff is serious and elegant...
October 3, 2016
Avra Madison
Wall Street tycoons rising and falling...
September 26, 2016
What lures me now is a duo of chefs from the...
September 19, 2016
Vintage Insatiable
Foodies were few and not yet identified in the Oxford...

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October 8, 2016 | Short Order
S'more Brownies

September 8, 2016 | Short Order
How Sweet It Is To Do Good
Calorie Shouldn’t Count When You’re Eating Dessert to Support Citymeals...

March 21, 2016 | Short Order
Restaurant Mogul Michael Weinstein’s Offspring to open Chuck & Blade and Bun Bar in Donatella’s old Prova spaces.
Sam and Emma Weinstein will do a millennial steak house with Lukas Pascal, son of Dad’s longtime partner...

March 15, 2016 | Short Order
Sushi in a Closet, Imagining an American Bar in Vienna
Architect Richard Bloch finds inspiration in tight budgets; Design soars with deep pockets.

September 14, 2015 | Short Order
Marcus Samuelsson Tells How He Learns from Oprah & Martha
Harlem EatUp! Co-producer Herb Karlitz does a Q&A with Red Rooster Chef for

September 9, 2015 | Short Order
Madison Square Eats packs a mix of cheapish New York eats in a tiny space
Madison Square Eats, hosted by UrbanSpace, opens for fall, offering a selection of New York food in a hectic atmosphere…

July 8, 2015 | Short Order
Penny Baird’s degree in child psychology prepared her to be an intuitive interior decorator
Dreamhome is not only a source for ideas to steal, it’s also a roschach test of how a top interior decorator thinks.

June 5, 2015 | Short Order
Chef’s Connection hopes nine training days will lead to a lifelong career.
Veteran food photographer Alan Batt AKA “Battman” hits craigslist to recruit chef hopefuls and give them a new career path…

May 18, 2015 | Short Order
Richie Notar has found his Harlem real estate on 125th Street.
Notar will partner with Dwight Henry, a star of “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” to launch Mr. Henry’s Bakery next door.

April 15, 2015 | Short Order
Andre Soltner Fixes Jacques Torres’ Crêpes.
In summer a chocolatier’s thoughts turn to ice cream.

April 13, 2015 | Short Order
Masters Then and Now. Join me at HarlemEatUp!
Harlem Champion Bill Clinton joins Mayor, Manhattan Borough President and Festival movers Marcus Samuelsson, Tren’Ness Woods Black and Herb Karlitz.

February 11, 2015 | Short Order
Irish beef, not mad anymore, hopes to stampede the locals…
Ireland’s Bord Bia woos local restaurateurs and carnivores with Gallic cows and a two-star Michelin Chef...

February 9, 2015 | Short Order
Brigadeiro Bakery longs to launch a Brazilian “cronut”
Mariana Vieira hopes a classic Brazilian sweet can become a local addiction.

January 23, 2015 | Short Order
Bonnie Slotnick Cookbooks Turns the Page
For our Heroine an Unexpected Nasty Blow Leads to A Secret Garden

January 19, 2015 | Short Order
Is Ristorante Rosi for sale? Everything is for sale, says Cesare Casella.
Salumeria Rosi could be for sale too, says the ex-pat from Lucca.

January 14, 2015 | Short Order
You Say Batata, I Say, Yes Please
Authentic Israeli cuisine wakes up a quiet corner of Brooklyn.

January 9, 2015 | Short Order
Popovers Deflate As Chef Laurent Tourondel Moves Across Town
Arlington Club Owners admit they lost Offended UES locals but not Chef-Partner Laurent –“He’s Still Our Partner.”

December 17, 2014 | Short Order
Sugar Couture Queen opens shop in East Williamsburg
It’s not kale, but if it’s by Penny Stankiewicz, I’ll take a Bite.

December 10, 2014 | Short Order
Columbus Circle Holiday Market Beckons
A gift for everyone and snacks in between to keep warm.

November 5, 2014 | Short Order
Maison Kayser Upper West Side
Yogurt and green power juices are no excuse for a classic breakfast for this Marathon Runner.

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