The basement floor of the McCarren Hotel & Pool is about to change hands again. First, their was The Elm, a well-reviewed but expensive joint with a celebrity chef. It never really caught on. Next, the space became Oleanders, a kitschy 80s-inspired fern bar that was too cute for its own good. In September, a new […]
Mood Ring will open at 1260 Myrtle Ave some time in September. In addition to drinks inspired by the signs of the Zodiac, a small Chinese menu will be served: Co-owners Bowen Goh and Vanessa Li — a Gemini and Scorpio respectively — plan to serve a rotating cocktail list highlighting the current zodiac sign, according to Bushwick Daily. They […]
Bushwick favorite, Central Ave, closed back in May to the huge disappointment of many. Thankfully a new bar opened last night in the same space. It’s called Fine Time and looks like a lovely addition to the neighborhood. Fine Time has a huge backyard, which will come in handy for the remaining warm months of […]
We mentioned that Fornino was opening a new restaurant on 291 Kent Avenue. They’ve been open for a few weeks now in the former home of Cow & Clover and their original restaurant on Bedford Avenue has closed. The new space is enormous and has a slightly larger menu. Also in Williamsburg, Belly opens today […]
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As Greenpoint continues to morph into Williamsburg north, the chef behind Harlem’s Red Rooster has announced a new venture in the neighborhood. The NY Post reports that Marcus Samuelsson plans to open a new restaurant at the Greenpoint, a 40-story condo-monstrosity at the end of India Street. A lease has been signed for a 4,000 square foot space […]
The popular vegetarian restaurant Bliss Cafe is closing at the end of this month. It will be the end of an era for a restaurant that has survived several waves of gentrification on Bedford Avenue. Bliss Cafe had a pretty loyal following in the neighborhood and will be missed when its replaced by Zara, or whatever […]
Gotham Market at The Ashland is not only located in a prime location—steps away from 11 subway lines, Barclays Center, and all BAM locations—but it also features seven (yes, SEVEN) restaurants and three bars.
This is the second location for the egg-centric restaurant, just blocks from the L train at 138 North 8th Street. The other location is in Soho: With a shared love for the universally coveted egg sandwich, husband/wife team Sarah Schneider and Demetri Makoulis alongside chef Nick Korbee opened the first Egg Shop outpost in 2014, […]