Dromedary is having a party to celebrate opening this Friday. From Gothamist: Lombardozzi’s a 20-year industry vet who did a decade at One If By Land, Two If By Sea before a one-night training stint at Maison Premiere inspired him to open his own place.
Hopefully Hail Mary will stick around longer than the previous tenants. DNA reports that Hail Mary is set to open later this month: Hail Mary, a brand new, yet decidedly retro eatery inspired by diners and soda fountains of decades past, is slated to open at 68 Greenpoint Ave. by the end of the month, […]
The new jazz club, from the owner of the now-defunct Trash Bar, had a soft opening a few weeks ago. We miss Trash Bar (well kinda) but The Rosemont sounds promising: The Rosemont, the new one from Aaron Pierce of bygone Trash Bar, has soft-opened in anticipation of a grand opening in May.
Grub Street has a first look and Barano looks delicious. They open next week at 26 Broadway, near Kent Ave, on the Southside. Albert Di Meglio might be an alumnus of Le Cirque and Osteria del Circo, but most recently, at Rubirosa, he mined the culinary memories of his Italian-American childhood on Staten Island. For […]
It’s from the same people behind Dutch Kills in Long Island City, a Queens staple when you’re looking for fancy cocktails. From Bedford & Bowery: Williamsburg just seriously upped its cocktail cred. Mixologist Richard Boccato, a Sasha Petraske acolyte who owned the short-lived PKNY on the Lower East Side, just opened Fresh Kills on Grand […]
Gold Sounds – 44 Wilson Avenue in Bushwick The Goldsounds Grand Opening Party featuring Mattie Safer (Formerly The Rapture), Alyson Greenfield and more is tomorrow night. Plus, there’s an open bar from 8pm-9pm! Free Tix here. From Bedford & Bowery: Chip Su and Cenk Eryaman say they want Gold Sounds to be a “classic dive […]
Grand Street tapas staple Cadaques has quietly shuttered. In its place is a new French-Algerian cafe called Bar Omar, which opened earlier this month: Bar Omar, a new addition to Williamsburg’s bubbling culinary landscape, is a French-Algerian restaurant that forgoes the stereotypical Moroccan-style lamps and ornamental plates in favor of what co-owner Yasmina Guerda says is […]
To Spiti tospitinyc.wix.com/home 160 Havemeyer Street; Williamsburg 929-295-9863 A new Greek counter joint called To Spiti just opened on the Southside of Williamsburg: To Spiti, the name of Alma Selmanay’s new Greek takeout joint, means “my home” in her native language.
It’s freezing outside. Bring on the ramen! Ryujin Ramen Brooklyn just opened at 513 Grand Street in Williamsburg: Ryujin Ramen Brooklyn opened at 513 Grand Street on February 1 and they’re serving up a secret dish. Unfortunately, I’ve been asked not to name it, but I can tell you that it’s one of the most popular […]
He’ll be bringing a meat-free Avant Garden outpost to a building somewhere near McCarren Park later this year: Ravi DeRossi is about to go all-in with veganism. The restaurateur behind Avant Garden and Death and Co. has been thinking about environmental waste and factory farming, and now, he wants to put his money where his […]