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Places To Eat Out In New York For Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 11.22.2011 | New York

Rather than wrestle the holiday traffic or frantically attempt to baste a turkey, stay city-bound and forget the trouble by dining at one of these res...

Public Bathroom Crisis: NYC Starbucks Restricing Loo Access

Posted 11.16.2011 | New York

Starbucks across New York City are closing off their bathrooms to the public, The New York Post reports. The loo-line is often too long for employees ...

Would You Drink Gowanus Wine?

Posted 11.14.2011 | New York

Does the idea of Gowanus wine sound appetizing to you? It does for Joseph Mariano, 73, a winemaker who lives a few blocks from the massively polluted ...

Bankers Boycotting Batali Over Hitler Comparison

Posted 01.09.2012 | New York

Celebrity chef Mario Batali compared bankers to some of history's worst dictators Tuesday at a panel discussing who should be 2011 Time's Person Of Th...

Man Promises To Masturbate In Every NYC Starbucks Bathroom

The Huffington Post | Christopher Mathias | Posted 12.27.2011 | New York

A local man calling himself Mister PeePee is on a mission to masturbate in every Starbucks bathroom in New York City, and to photograph the results. ...

Haute Indian: Why Here? Why Now?

Rozanne Gold | Posted 12.17.2011 | Home
Rozanne Gold

For decades in New York, Indian food traditionally has been burdened with a reputation for being "cheap and cheery," and its restaurants are largely confined to pockets of "curry ghettos" around the city.

Jean-Georges Wants To Open Lobster Restaurant On Old Staten Island Ferry

Posted 12.12.2011 | New York

For his next culinary project, Jean-Georges Vongerichten has his eyes on the old Staten Island Ferry boat for a "newspaper lined" lobster shack. The c...

WATCH: Truck Yeah! Celebrate Mobile New York

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 11.29.2011 | New York

Can you recall a time before food trucks roamed New York streets? Frightening to even imagine such a deprived era, right? From Korilla BBQ to Wafel...

How The 'New York Times' Can Reform Restaurant Criticism

TIME | Posted 11.21.2011 | Home

The sudden, but not unexpected, and not unhoped-for news hit New York City last week that Sam Sifton, the unpredictable critic for the New York Times,...

Elaine's Memorabilia Fetches $385K

AP | Posted 11.21.2011 | New York

NEW YORK -- Table No. 1 from the famed New York City restaurant Elaine's has sold for almost $9,000 at auction. An eclectic collection of art and mem...

WATCH: Chinatown's Secret Mexican Restaurant

Posted 11.20.2011 | New York

We haven't yet had the chance to walk into the signless, "blink and you miss it" entrance of Chinatown's Pulqueria (the line outside looked pretty lon...

WATCH: Bourdain Blesses The Big Gay Ice Cream Store

Posted 11.06.2011 | New York

Anthony Bourdain helped christen the Big Gay Ice Cream Store in the East Village Saturday. The foul-mouthed foodie dressed as a priest and delivered t...

'Operation Dinner Out' Busts Large Queens Drug Ring

Posted 11.02.2011 | New York

Following a ten month investigation dubbed, "Operation Dinner Out", police have arrested 12 individuals, including alleged members of the Trinitarios,...

Restaurant Accuses Critic Of Sexual Harassment, Bizarre Review Follows

The Huffington Post | Carey Polis | Posted 10.16.2011 | Home

Since M. Wells, a funky diner in Long Island City, Queens, opened a year ago, the New York food world has been largely enamored with the laughably hug...

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Eater NY | Posted 10.05.2011 | New York

In a motion to dismiss a court case this week, we learn that a woman is suing Planet Sushi on the Upper West Side. Why? Because she thinks there was s...

'Hurt Locker' Star Opens Bar In Bed-Stuy

Posted 09.19.2011 | New York

Anthony Mackie, star of movies such as The Hurt Locker and The Adjustment Bureau, opened up a new bar in Bed-Stuy this week. NoBar, on Nostrand Av...

Leukemia Patient Dies Day Before His Fundraiser

dnainfo.com | Posted 09.19.2011 | New York

MIDTOWN -- A fundraiser by a West Village restaurant had an unfortunate change of focus Sunday when the intended beneficiary, a leukemia patient, pass...

Activists Hate Foie Gras Donuts, Protest Restaurant

Posted 09.18.2011 | New York

Vegan blogger Annie Hartnett is so outraged by Brooklyn restaurant Do Or Dine's foie gras donuts, that she's started a petition in protest. "Foie g...

Mars Bar No More

| Patrick Hedlund | Posted 09.18.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN — The fat lady has finally sung for Mars Bar. The beloved Second Avenue saloon, slated for demolition next month under a plan to constr...

East Village Bar Owner Dies After Canal Street Bike Accident

dnainfo.com | Posted 09.04.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- The owner of a popular East Village bar died Sunday, less than a week after being struck while riding his bike on Canal Street. Ray De...

Sometimes a Bagel Is More Than Just Bread

Nora Zelevansky | Posted 08.23.2011 | New York
Nora Zelevansky

As H & H Bagels closes, for some it might seem like just another casualty of the recession. But for me and my peers, it's like losing a big chewy hunk of our history.

Soil-less Sky Farming: Rooftop Hydroponics on NYC Restaurant (Video)

Kirsten Dirksen | Posted 08.21.2011 | New York
Kirsten Dirksen

I stepped onto the roof of the West Village restaurant Bell, Book and Candle and caught a glimpse of the future. I was surrounded by 60 white plastic towers seemingly sprouting from the floor.

Too Many NYC Restaurants Hide Bad Letter Grades

Posted 08.14.2011 | New York

The city's Health Department is cracking down on restaurants that don't properly display their letter grades, The New York Times reports. During a...

WATCH: Crowds Swarm The 'Cake Boss's Hoboken Bakery

Posted 07.27.2011 | New York

The world is coming to New Jersey to eat cake. Carlo's City Hall Bake Shop in Hoboken is the setting for the hit reality TV show, " Cake Boss" on T...

I'll Take Those Memories to Go

Charlie Carillo | Posted 07.24.2011 | New York
Charlie Carillo

I walk into the joint and I'm shocked to see that it's turned into one of those coffee shops heavy on the raw wood. There are loads of coffees to choose from on the blackboard, most of them ending in "cino."